John Kerry Shows Footage From the Vietnam War | The Dick Cavett Show

John Kerry shows some of the disturbing footage that he took from his time serving in Vietnam.

Date aired – May 7th 1970 – John Kerry

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His most recent television successes were the September 2014 PBS special, Dick Cavett’s Watergate, followed April 2015 by Dick Cavett’s Vietnam. He has appeared in movies, tv specials, tv commercials, and several Broadway plays. He starred in an off-Broadway production ofHellman v. McCarthy in 2014 and reprised the role at Theatre 40 in LA February 2015.

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6 thoughts on “John Kerry Shows Footage From the Vietnam War | The Dick Cavett Show

  1. Ciaran Flynn says:

    Absolute stone wall fucking american legend, should have been president

  2. Country Joe says:

    When Eddie Murphy did impersonation of stuck up boss in movie Beverly Hills Cop. Now I know who he was actually copying.

  3. Brian Johnson says:

    An ancestor…or predecessor?🤔

  4. Suzanne Sands says:

    I'm surprised he kept the phony accent through the age of 27. I just listened to him speak during testimony to Congress this year, and he uses normal pronunciation of his "a's". So, for example, he uses the word "past" and pronounces it "past", not "pahst" as you would have at this age.

  5. richochett404 says:

    him and hanoi jane would have made a good couple.

  6. Naomi M Guzman says:

    He was 27 years old . 27 year olds are just as smart now just no one listens

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