Episode 20 Show Notes

We start with fondly recalling the film and soundtrack to “Good Morning Vietnam.”

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qXdmTtk1Mm4

 

Interested in how the US Homefront differed in World War II and the Vietnam War?

http://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/us-home-front-during-world-war-ii

 

http://www.english.illinois.edu/maps/vietnam/domestic.htm

 

This is a cool bit about Women’s Ordinance Workers/ Munitions Factories during WWII

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https://www.nwhm.org/html/exhibits/partners/26.htm

Japanese Sword Making = AMAZING

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http://www.samuraisword.com/REFERENCE/making/japanse_swordmaking_process.htm

THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE…

Highlander TV Show

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Highlander:_The_Series

Highlander Film

Highlander Movie

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Highlander_(franchise)

Old episodes of Twilight Zone hold up. They’re totally worth checking out.

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http://www.epguides.com/twilightzone/

Ed Wynn, with his distinctive face and voice is in one of the most memorable Twilight Zone episodes, “One For the Angels.”

twilightzone

http://twilightzone.wikia.com/wiki/Ed_Wynn

 

Jimmy Swaggart. ‘Memba him? No?  That’s probably for the best.

jjimmy-swaggart

http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/february/21/newsid_2565000/2565197.stm

 

Megachurches. They’re big alright.

mega-church

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/megachurches/

 

Ed Wood was a terrible film maker. Or was he?

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http://www.biography.com/people/ed-wood-251029

Read up on your old friend, Alexander Hamilton.

Alexander_Hamilton_portrait_by_John_Trumbull_1806

http://www.history.com/topics/american-revolution/alexander-hamilton

Good Luck getting tickets to the musical.

Hamilton-Musical-Logo

http://www.hamiltonbroadway.com/

And finally, and SADLY…

The Brown Note-BUSTED

http://www.discovery.com/tv-shows/mythbusters/mythbusters-database/brown-note/

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