Monthly Archives: April 2015

Episode 08: All-Star Party for “Dutch” Reagan

This week Jonathan, Steve, and Andrew attend the All-Star Party for Ronald “Dutch” Reagan. Do you like barely warmed over jokes? Do you love generic sound stages in Burbank? Want to see Sinatra struggle through a song that should be an easy home run? Want to see a group of aged genuine Hollywood stars pretend Reagan was a star? Well, rent your tux, call your driver, let us know whether you’d prefer the fish or the steak and join us for a lighthearted episode through one of the most surreal parties ever held on TV.

Then be sure to stop back two weeks from now on Thursday May 7th, 2015 to listen to our next full length episode. You can leave a comment on this page and can always reach us via email at: feedback@tvhistorypod.com

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Episode 07: History of Broadcasting (Radio to TV)

This week Andrew, Steve, and Jonathan discuss the pre-TV broadcast history, including most importantly radio’s role in structuring how we organized television. Also hear Steve and Jonathan debate the 19th century’s understanding of baseball as local sport versus national mass media past time. Listen mouth agape as Steve and Jonathan debate the differences between the 1912 radio landscape and 2015 world of podcasts.

Then be sure to stop back two weeks from now on Thursday April 23rd, 2015 to listen to our eighth full length episode. You can leave a comment on this page and can always reach us via email at: feedback@tvhistorypod.com

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