Shaken by the violence of the Tet Offensive, assassinations of leaders and domestic unrest, Americans begin to doubt President Lyndon B. Johnson's promise that victory in Vietnam is near and he ultimately decides not to seek reelection.
Did You Know?
The surprise Tet offensive by North-Vietnam forces, followed by the battle of Hue at the Perfume River, were dramatized in Full Metal Jacket
(1987). See more
Closeup video of TEAC tape recorder while President Johnson is speaking is reversed (mirror image). Reel-to-reel tape recorders, when played, rotate reels counterclockwise, not clockwise. You can also see that the AMPEX brand name on the plastic reel is backward. See more
12 Ghosts II
Written by Trent Reznor
and Atticus Ross
Performed by Nine Inch Nails
Courtesy of The Null Corporation See more