Don’t Panic

Awful stuff is happening in the world lately. For those who may be reading this years from now, gunmen murdered 12 French journalists in Paris yesterday. As images and video from the attack are endlessly replayed in the coming weeks, and pundits try and build narratives around the event, remember:

That’s a promo for RetroReport which has been doing great work revisiting major news stories of the past few decades, showing us how the panics of yesterday were so often hyperbolically, hilariously wrong.