Welcome back to episode 3
From All Good Tales, it’s Media Moments – a show about those strange, unique, weird and often bizarre times when the world changed forever in an instant.
Are dogs truly a man’s best friend?
In this episode, we go back to the early 1950’s and look at how a former president’s four-legged friend was responsible for one of the most important episodes in communications history.
To see Nixon’s speech in full, click here.
This script was originally written by Jack Murray.
Missed last week’s episode? We looked at how one Irish politician’s prime-time interview changed the course of history. It’s the story about that night in 1999 when EU Commissioner Pádraig Flynn went on the Late Late Show.
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Join us next time when we look at the rise and fall of one of the world’s biggest sporting stars, that night Tiger Woods drove into a fire hydrant.