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Website revision #4 or #5? Lost track. I've had this site for 20+ years - here comes it's latest iteration!

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Documentary

Monday – March 18, 2019

This Fun Fact Will Change the Way You Watch the Movie Airplane!

How specific is the parody in Airplane? Huge chunks of dialogue in the classic comedy are taken verbatim from Zero Hour! Everything …

Wednesday – March 13, 2019

Mueller’s Investigation Has Created An Underworld Of Online Sleuths

Sorting through the data of the dead — their pots, their knives, and the rocks they cooked on — in order to …

Hiking with Kevin – Hilary Swank

Holy Crap – I’m in love now!  What a smart, funny, insighful person – and the chemistry between them is great.

Saturday – January 26, 2019

How China Plans to Grade 1.3 Billion People

China wants to grade its people based on how good or bad a citizen they have been. A dozen cities are already …

Friday – January 25, 2019

Trump’s Shutdown Is Making America Less Safe: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at how President Trump is still holding the government hostage over his demand for a border wall …

Sunday – January 20, 2019

Despotism (1946) – Anything Look Familiar?

Released after WWII, this amazing film illustrates the thesis that all communities can be ranged on a scale running from democracy to …

Wednesday – January 16, 2019

The REAL Reason Cannabis Was Prohibited (Hint: Corporations)

It’s sad to see how much our world has been destroyed over the past 70 years as well as the health & …

Saturday – January 12, 2019

Jimi Hendrix On An Acoustic Guitar

The only 2 known videos of Jimi playing them online. “Apologies for the stopping image in the first half that features ‘Hear …

Friday – January 11, 2019

Why Evangelical Christians Love Israel

Thomas Morton joined a group of born again Christians as they toured the Holy Land and found out the real reason why …

Wednesday – January 2, 2019

The Streets are Alive, with the Sound of Hitler

During the filming of the Sound of Music, the city of Salzburg refused to allow Nazi flags to be hung off buildings …

Monday – December 31, 2018

The New Year’s Eve Song, Explained

The U.S. associates “Auld Lang Syne” with the New Year, but not everyone does.

Saturday – December 29, 2018

China Builds Fake Paris, London and Jackson Hole

Tianducheng, or “Sky Capital City,” is a real estate development modeled after Paris, complete with its own Eiffel Tower.

Thursday – December 27, 2018

How Middle Earth Shaped Classic Rock

Ever heard of this guy Tolkien? Ever listened to 70’s rock? For your pleasure:

Wednesday – December 26, 2018

Why “Buy One, Get One Free” Isn’t a Great Deal

Unless, of course, it’s on sale too. That’s just basic math.