Note: Audio levels have been fixed in this episode
The Oscars are this week! So, I talk about the 2005 Oscar nominated film Good Night and Good Luck. Topics covered include Communism, the Red Scare, and the integrity of the modern news media.
I also have a new segment helping to promote two of my new favorite podcasts!
IMDB - http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0433383/
Reds: McCarthyism in Twentieth-Century America, Ted Morgan -
Edward R. Murrow and the Birth of Broadcast Journalism, Bob Edwards -
Intro, Outro, Interstitial Music - "Barbara," US Army Jazz Band -
The Curmudgeon Cafe -
Now Playing Podcast -