• American Experience -- S1: JFK and Abusing Power: Private Life
    S1: JFK and Abusing Power: Private Life
    Kennedy's personal aides knew about his extramarital activities, as did much of ...
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  • American Experience -- S1: JFK and Age: The Young Congressman
    S1: JFK and Age: The Young Congressman
    With little interest in his day-to-day duties as a congressman, 29-year-old ...
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  • American Experience -- S1: JFK and Crisis: The Cuban Missile Crisis
    S1: JFK and Crisis: The Cuban Missile ...
    Over the course of 13 days in October 1962, President Kennedy avoided war with ...
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  • American Experience -- S1: JFK on the Enemy: The Red Threat
    S1: JFK on the Enemy: The Red Threat
    Kennedy believed his first diplomatic meeting with Nikita Khrushchev would be a ...
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  • American Experience -- S1: JFK on Policing the World: The Soviet Menace
    S1: JFK on Policing the World: The ...
    As soon as he took office, Kennedy became increasingly worried about turning the ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: Orson Welles' Press Conference
    S25 Ep6: Orson Welles' Press Conference
    Orson Welles could not imagine how anyone could believe that Martians had really ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: There Was No Stopping Orson Welles
    S25 Ep6: There Was No Stopping Orson ...
    At one point during Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds" broadcast, CBS network ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: Radios by the Millions
    S25 Ep6: Radios by the Millions
    During the height of the Great Depression, radios were being purchased by the ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: We Interrupt this Program...
    S25 Ep6: We Interrupt this Program...
    During the Great Depression in the 1930s, Americans worried when their radio ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: Dear Mr. Welles: Uncovering Original Material
    S25 Ep6: Dear Mr. Welles: Uncovering ...
    Last year, a University of Michigan grad student applied for an internship at ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: Orson Welles' Best Performance
    S25 Ep6: Orson Welles' Best Performance
    After the "War of the Worlds" radio broadcast, CBS execs hastily convened a ...
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  • American Experience -- The Mic Went Dead
    The Mic Went Dead
    The War of the Worlds has become the one most legendary radio broadcasts in ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: Making War of the Worlds
    S25 Ep6: Making War of the Worlds
    Actors, antique radios, and the greatest prank of all times. Go behind the ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: War of the Worlds Chapter 1
    S25 Ep6: War of the Worlds Chapter 1
    On October 30, 1938, Orson Welles gave the nation a Halloween scare with his ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: War of the Worlds: Outtakes
    S25 Ep6: War of the Worlds: Outtakes
    To bring freshness to the story behind Orson Welles' famous broadcast, producers ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: The Power of Propaganda
    S25 Ep6: The Power of Propaganda
    Many Americans could not fathom that some people heard War of the Worlds and ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: A Grave Announcement
    S25 Ep6: A Grave Announcement
    Shortly after 8 p.m. on the Halloween Eve, 1938, the voice of a panicked radio ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: From Martian to German
    S25 Ep6: From Martian to German
    "Alien army invader in the late '30s was quickly translatable from Martian to ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep6: Fear and the Great Depression
    S25 Ep6: Fear and the Great Depression
    By the time of the "War of the Worlds" broadcast in 1938, U.S. citizens had been ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep3: Robert Noyce Goes to Silicon Valley
    S25 Ep3: Robert Noyce Goes to Silicon ...
    As an undergraduate student, Robert Noyce sees the technical reports on the ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep3: The Wild West in Silicon Valley
    S25 Ep3: The Wild West in Silicon Valley
    During the early days of Silicon Valley, physicists and engineers from various ...
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