Video: 'Jimmy Carter - Gerald Ford Presidential Candidates Debate #2 (1976)'
(Wednesday, October 6, 1976, 9:30-11:00 p.m. EDT; during the — U.S. President Gerald R. Ford, in his second presidential debate with Democrat Jimmy Carter, said United States presidential election, 1976) tonight that there was “there is no Soviet domination of Eastern Europe and there never will be under a Ford administration.” Continue reading Ford stumbles in second debate with Carter, denies ‘Soviet domination of Eastern Europe’ 40 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 6 1976)
Video: 'Oct 6, 1996 - 1st Presidential Debate Clinton & Dole'
(Sunday, October 6, 1996, 9:00 p.m. EDT; during the — U.S. President Bill Clinton briskly defended his stewardship 1996 presidential election campaign) tonight as improving the lives of ordinary Americans while former Senator Bob Dole tried to chip at his record by saying that average people had become worse off in the last four years and would prosper with Dole’s proposal for a major tax cut. Continue reading Clinton, Dole spar over Medicare, taxes in first debate 20 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Oct 6 1996)
Video: 'Marathon Man' trailer
(Wednesday, October 6, 1976, 9:00 a.m. EDT) — , a suspense/thriller film about a covert government group uncovers a criminal plot run by Nazi War criminals, opened this morning at Loews State 1 theater in New York City. Marathon Man
Directed by John Schlesinger, the film starred Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Scheider, William Devane and Marthe Keller.