First, let me define cold war as a state of political tension and military rivalry between nations that stops short of full-scale war. Second, I’d like to categorize “cold warriors” into two separate groups. I’ll call the first, the Military Group; and the second, the Strategic Group. Both had extremist factions. The Military Group included a subtype I’ll call the Warmongering Group, while the Strategic Group included a subtype I’ll call the Intelligence Group. The Warmongering Group included men such as General Curtis LeMay, whoRead More
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JFK’s Last Night Before the Assassination This is some fantastic footage, showing President Kennedy and his wife Jackie Kennedy in Houston, Texas on November 21, 1963. The film was shot by Roy Botello, a San Antonio native, at The Rice Hotel, shortly before 9pm, at a local gathering in honor local Hispanic leaders. Several hundred people turned out in the name of League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC). The next day, the president would be murdered in Dallas. This film is in 8mm andRead More