Now THIS was political drama

Now THIS was political drama

by digby

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.