Robert Byrd: Viral Way Ahead of His Time

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What good is C-SPAN programming without a little poetry here and there?

YouTube may only be five years old, but Byrd had a personality worthy of “broadcast yourself” long before Internet sharing became possible.

As the nation mourns the loss of its longest-serving member of the Senate, here’s a video of a recent Father’s Day address by Byrd on the floor of the Senate.