Thursday, November 22, 2012

49 years ago today

Forty-nine years ago today.

5 comments:

The Blog Fodder said...

I remember. We Canadians all thought JFK was the most wonderful president since Lincoln (about whom none of us knew but we heard great things, he said facetiously).
Our entire highschool sat around the radio with tears flowing.

the yellow fringe said...

That was a dark day, I walked home from school for Thanksgiving vacation, the math teacher had told us in mid afternoon. He was popular with kids, it was a long walk.

Bill said...

That's one event I don't want to remember. Same with the murder of RFK. Terrible wounds to the Country.

Jono said...

As a 12 year old I had no idea how to react to such an event and had no idea what happens next. It was so surreal.

BBC said...

Ah, I was in the Navy when the news came out.