What Year Was It?

A look back in history, and George answers a viewer question.
3:00 | 09/23/12

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Three moments from this week history. What year was it. President Reagan shot. And he was wounded god. He was. The president was hit. The space shuttle -- watch for the first time. From ABC. And so did this week. We have a news Sunday program for you we will look at what has been happening what is happening now and what we can see -- happening next week. Was in 19811980. To 1983. What -- -- -- when did this -- so this would take off. 31 years ago and nineteen. You can see that first. Like as of this week on our website abcnews.com. Slash this week. And now we honor our fellow Americans who serve and sacrifice. This week. Pentagon release the names of seven soldiers killed them. Afghanistan. And finally your voice this week today's question comes from Marla kettle who wants to know if I read for pleasure and it's so she asked what are your two favorites. Of course I do Marla that you're right between work -- -- my kids. I don't have as much time to kick back as I would like but right now I am reading a great book of short stories called summer -- And a quirky but elegant -- writing called several short sentences on writing. Almost looking -- to cracking my friend Jake Tapper upcoming an up close look at one of the most dramatic battles of the war in Afghanistan it's called out the outpost and it's out in November. And just to remind you can ask -- questions all week long on Twitter at G Stephanopoulos. That's all for us today thanks for sharing part of your Sunday with us check -- world news -- David -- tonight and I'll see you tomorrow on --

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