Posts Tagged ‘vietnam war’

A Century In 10 Minutes

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

100 years of history compressed into 10 minutes of video. Found at YouTube from derDon1234.

Story Behind The Saigon Execution Photo

Saturday, September 18th, 2010

Eddie Adams, the photographer who shot the infamous Vietnam War Saigon execution photo discusses the image’s impact. Found at YouTube from fpzzuuulzgaxd via Holy Kaw!

Vietnam Vet’s Home War Movies

Sunday, March 14th, 2010

A Vietnam vet has uploaded his home movies shot during his service in the Vietnam War and set to classic songs by Johnny Cash, Credence Clearwater Revival, The Trashmen, and The Tokens. Found at from Old_Sloop.

Walter Cronkite Video

Friday, July 17th, 2009

at 92 years of age.

Walter Cronkite’s First “CBS Evening News” Broadcast

Walter Cronkite Announces Death Of John F. Kennedy

Walter Cronkite Announces Martin Luther King, Jr. Assassination

Walter Cronkite Remembers His Tet Offensive Editorial

Walter Cronkite And The Lunar Landing

Walter Cronkite Reports The Death Of President Lyndon B. Johnson

Walter Cronkite Reports The Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant Accident

Walter Cronkite On His “That’s The Way It Is” Signoff

Robert McNamara Videos

Monday, July 6th, 2009

The controversial former defense secretary Robert McNamara has died. McNamara was defense secretary during the Vietnam War.

Robert McNamara On The Cuban Missile Crisis

Robert McNamara Admits The Gulf Of Tonkin Didn’t Happen

Conversations With History: Robert McNamara

The Killing Fields Trailer & Dith Pran Lecture

Sunday, March 30th, 2008

I watched just last night and this morning I learn that the subject of the film, photojournalist , . I highly recommend the film, so if you haven’t seen it, definitely rent it. Here’s the trailer:

The Killing Fields Trailer

Dith Pran Lecture – Genocide, The Curse Of The 21st Century