Tag: CBS

September 17, 1965 — “The Smothers Brothers Show”, debuted on CBS TV.

February 27, 1968 — CBS News anchorman Walter Cronkite‘s commentary on the progress of the Vietnam War solidified President Lyndon B. Johnson‘s decision not to seek re-election in 1968. Johnson called the commentary a “turning point,” saying that if he had “lost Cronkite,” he‘d “lost Mr. Average Citizen.”

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