Looking back at "modern" convenience...
Fareed Zakaria corrects the fantasy that there is some great time to which America needs to return.
Fox's Bill O'Reilly opened up his show this Tuesday evening by using the death of former Mouseketeer Annette Funicello to opine over whether America was somehow "a better country" back in those days when, as Media Matters noted, white America was "kind of unified" and if that "made it easier for society to function."
Newstalgia Pop Chronicles featuring The Grand Ole Opry with "Little" Jimmy Dickens, Minnie Pearl, Del Wood, Chet Atkins and others. A slice of Americana from the 1950's, first broadcast over NBC's new Radio Series, Monitor on June 22, 1955.
Newstalgia Pop Chronicles with Mort Sahl, live at L.A. State College - recorded in September 1959.
Newstalgia Downbeat with The Sauter-Finegan Orchestra, live at The Blue Note Club in Chicago - August 12, 1953.
Nights at the Roundtable with Barbara Ruick and her 1951 outing for MGM, Serenade To A Lemonade.
Nights at the Roundtable with Jazz great-turned Pop hopeful Laurindo Almeida and his brief foray into the Les Paul market with Delicado, recorded in 1952 for Coral Records.
20th Century Nomads In 1959 - a look at the great Migration West in the 1950's, as presented by the CBS Radio series The Great Challenge, hosted by Howard K. Smith on January 4, 1959.
Nights at the Roundtable (Christmas Edition) with The Pilgrim Travelers and their Gospel rendition of Silent Night.
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