Not correct about Cronkite
Well you weren't alive, but I was and I was in my early 30s when the dang thing finally ended. Cronkite lost no honor whatsoever through his Vietnam era reporting. He appropriately gained stature for correctly calling that mess what it was.
Originally Posted by paul34
We had a Secry of Defense, the newly late Robert McNamara, who later on in his life publicly admitted that it was all a horrific mistake and that he was aware of that fact at the time.
Sorry this is off topic, but since you weren't alive to be an active witness to the events I prefer my own eye-witness account, thank you.