20 YEARS AGO
WaPo has a scanned copy of the front page of the January 5, 1983 paper, with links to the stories. It’s amusing how much has–and has not–changed.
Sound familiar? Alan Greenspan is
fed chairman making news. GOP Senators are fighting with a Republican president. Fighting in the Middle East. A South Carolina Democrat making a bid for the White House.
Big changes: A Member of Congress wants to change parties; he resigns first. Apartheid was running strong in South Africa.