Richard Nixon and November 22, 1963

In just under two weeks – on a Friday, as the workings of the calendar would have it – will fall the fiftieth anniversary of an event that took place early on a Friday afternoon in Dallas, Texas, which marked one of American history’s most profound...

A Look at the TV Ratings for ‘Our Nixon’

This aide to Mr. Nixon would send memos to White House staff  regarding audience ratings of the President’s television appearances.  Here is the most recent TV rating I  have come across. CNN’s “Our Nixon,”  broadcast on August 1, 2013 drew 645,000 total viewers in...