President John F. Kennedy

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Soviet Threat to Santa? No Way, Said JFK in 1961

The Kennedy Presidential Library wants to remind the world that not even the threat of thermonuclear conflict can stop Santa Claus from making his rounds.

12/20/2014

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Smithsonian Recalls 1st Live Global TV Broadcast 50 Years Ago

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum is celebrating the satellite that powered the first TV transmission around the globe 50 years ago.

07/12/2012