Category: News History Milestones

On July 16, 1969, as the entire world was watching, Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon. With billions of people watching live on tv, this was a day to remember. This day marks the start of mass broadcast and gives many people a little fire in them. This fire could be the desire to…

The First Electronic TV Transmission

While the rise of the radio skyrocketed in the 1920s and 30s, the early stages of television set into motion, and would eventually become commonplace two or three decades later. Before television would become the powerhouse of media and entertainment that it is today, just as common in living rooms as carpets and coffee tables,…

70s Sitcoms Address Social Issues

With growing concern and decreasing morale in the events of the 70s, the rise of sitcoms became a staple on television and in the homes of many American households. Only three television networks were available and home to these belove sitcoms, ABC, NBC, and CBS. Many of these 70s sitcoms were produced by Norman Lear…