C-SPAN At 34, Ten Great Moments

An estimated 47 million people watch C-SPAN at weekly according to the network. Here’s ten great C-SPAN moments.

1. There was this….

2. Only C-SPAN could give us Chuck Grassley discussing Internet porn in 1995…

3. Or a Congressman using The Simpsons to explain Republican tax plans…

4. And a Congresswoman blasting the Defense Department for buying Viagra….

5. And where else would a 60-year-old white man recite Tupac lyrics in a suit and tie…?

6. Or and even older white man in a suit and tie discuss Beavis and Butthead setting things on fire….?

7. So thank you C-SPAN for this….

10. And thanks for being good sports about these….

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Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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