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Post by Turdacious » Sun Jul 07, 2013 2:35 am

"Liberalism is arbitrarily selective in its choice of whose dignity to champion." Adrian Vermeule

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Post by Turdacious » Mon Jul 08, 2013 12:09 pm

Ken Burns-- Prohibition

Absolutely incredible. Best thing I've seen by Burns. Covers the early prohibition efforts as well the 18th amendment and it's enforcement. Streaming on Netflix, and if you just listen to the audio while doing something else you don't miss much.
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Post by Blaidd Drwg » Mon Jul 08, 2013 10:21 pm

Nice find.
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Post by Cayenne » Mon Jul 08, 2013 10:40 pm

Excellent Turd. Thank you for posting.

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Post by Turdacious » Wed Jan 08, 2014 2:14 am

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperie ... ilm-online

The latest, The Poisoners Handbook, about two pioneering forensic scientists in NYC, is incredible. Should be available online in a few weeks.

Liked it so much I'll probably read the book: http://www.amazon.com/The-Poisoners-Han ... 014311882X
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Post by Bob Wildes » Wed Jan 08, 2014 8:07 pm

Good stuff Turd. Thanks. :supz:
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Post by Turdacious » Wed Oct 26, 2016 3:49 am


Surprisingly well done with great music.
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Post by tough old man » Sat Oct 29, 2016 12:10 am

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Post by bennyonesix » Fri Nov 04, 2016 7:20 am

Spanish Civil War made by Granada TV

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=81RhewkQbOk

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Post by bennyonesix » Fri Nov 04, 2016 7:22 am

Century of The Self

About Bernays et al and advertising etc etc

http://youtu.be/eJ3RzGoQC4s

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