SLUniverse Forums - View Single Post - Curious: Did Nixon Have Rabid Supporters?
View Single Post
Old 07-17-2017, 01:19 PM   #14 (permalink)
Cindy Claveau

*SLU Supporter*
Cindy Claveau's Avatar
Nevertheless, she persisted.
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Brownbackistan
Posts: 44,372
My Mood:
SL Join Date: May, 2005
Client: Firestorm
Blog Entries: 16

Awards: 4
Special Achievement In Creepy Avatar Threads 
Originally Posted by Wanda Belinda View Post
I was only 12 in 1970. My recollection was there were lots of protests against Nixon and the war. As far as rabid supporters go, there were no huge rallies supporting Nixon. Keep in mind there was no internet then so people couldn't rant and rave like they do now. They mostly could just talk with their neighbors and with a few people they knew on the phone. Also, for most people, the news consisted of three tv stations and their local papers, which might have their left or right slants but mostly tried to be somewhat balanced.
Also cogent: Fox News channel wasn't formed until 1996.
Cindy Claveau is offline   Reply With Quote
1 User Agreed: