Revisiting JFK, channel by channel

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Tom Whalen, College of General Studies

The 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy is next Friday, Nov. 22. And television stations have not been shy about recognizing it…

Expert quote:

“He made a connection with the American people. He presided over the country at its height of power and prosperity, and he was a very photogenic president as well as the first president to really understand television. And then the tragedy of his death became this palpable narrative that people passed down from generation to generation.”

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