Now THIS was political drama
39 years ago today:
I was young then. It seemed normal. How much did that warp my thinking about American politics over the years I wonder?
Then this, which also wasn't really normal, but happened:
Those were interesting times. Of course years later I also watched a president's Grand Jury testimony about unauthorized fellatio on TV so it's all relative. Let's just say that the American presidency has been something of a soap opera for a long long time now.