Our First Feature On “The Drug of the Year”, And Subsequent Covers

The woman carefully placed six small mounds of the powder on her hand with a tiny silver spoon while the men rolled crisp dollar bills into slim straws.  Then all three of them snorted the powder into their nostrils with quick expert sniffs and sat back to watch the party with great grins and sudden euphoria.

Newsweek September 27, 1971



On This Date In 1985, “New Coke” Was Introduced.  If You Were Too Young To Remember, Read About The Resulting Brouhaha-


Newsweek June 24, 1985