"Profile in Silver": After preventing the assassination of President Kennedy, a historian from the future faces the consequences of his act. "Button, Button": A couple receives a box with a button -- and an unusual offer.
Did You Know?
The original short story "Button, Button" by Richard Matheson
differs somewhat from the TV script, especially the climactic ending, which did not have the usual supernatural ending commonly found in The Twilight Zone
(1985). Matheson did not care for the changes in his story, which is why he he had his name replaced with the pseudonym Logan Swanson. See more
[All goofs for this title are spoilers.
[after his life is saved by a time traveler, JFK gives a speech to a Harvard class - in 2172
Let the record show that in any age - good or bad - there are men of high ideals. Men of courage! Men who do more than that for which they are called upon! You will not always know their names. But let their deeds stand as monuments, so that when the human race is called to judgment, we may say, "This too was humanity!"
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