In the time capsule today…
We find U.S. Postal Service workers going on strike. 200,000 letter carriers participated in the walkout, and President Nixon even assigned military units to work post offices in New York City.
We find a surprise announcement by Paul McCartney that sends shockwaves through the music world.
And we find a very Beatles-esque song on the radio. Badfinger was signed to The Beatles' label, Apple Records, and recorded it at Abbey Road.
What is the year? (answer below).
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The year... 1970!