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Episode #137: Brendan Koerner

Brendan Koerner (“The Skies Belong To Us”, Wired contributing editor) joins the show. America experienced a startling rise in airplane hijackings as people in the country tried to come to grips with the social and political tension of the time.

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Episode #94: Jonathan Kirshner

Jonathan Kirshner (“Hollywood’s Last Golden Age: Politics, Society, and the Seventies Film in America”) joins the show. We discuss 70’s films, musical influences,┬áRichard Nixon’s impact on the era, Polanski’s Chinatown, and how Network might have been conservative with its outlook.

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