Flashcards in 1980s to the Present Deck (21):
Who was president?
What does the president stress?
American pride, strength
What type of spending increases?
Wall street, economy
What TV Channel comes up?
What shuttle explodes?
The Four C's?
Cell phones, computers, credit cards, consumerism
What hit Miami?
Drug Crime Wav
What does Reagan say at the End of the Cold War?
"Mr. Gorbachev, Tear down this wall!"
What happens in 1991?
Persian Golf War, Saddam Hussein.
Who was President for most of the decade?
Was the president impeached?
What economy develops? Where?
.com economy. Silicon Valley
Bombings of 1990s?
World Trade Center, WACO Texas Stand Off, OKC Bombing, Atlanta Olympics Bombing
Who was president for most of 2000s?
George W Bush
What war(s) was a result of 9/11?
What explodes in 2003?
When did the Afghanistan War start?
2001. Still going.
When did the Iraq War start?
2000 - 2011, sort of ended
Name of Hurricane that hit New Orleans?