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Horses: Wild, But Not Free | Retro Report on PBS

Horses: Wild, But Not Free | Retro Report on PBS

♪♪ Today, in parts of the country where herds of wild horses still roam, there is a curious yearly ritual. Anywhere the Bureau of Land Management decides wild horses are overpopulating public lands, it sends in the helicopters. Like flying sheep dogs, the aircraft chase bands of horses out of the hills, herding them, coaxing …

NET Productions| An Issue of Trust: News Not Fiction

NET Productions| An Issue of Trust: News Not Fiction

Announcer: This program is funded by Humanities Nebraska and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment. JOE STARITA: The salvation of the state is watchfulness in the citizen. The thumping sound of a newspaper hitting your doorstep, the avalanche of lurid headlines hijacking you at the checkout counter, the flood of 24-hour cable news shows washing over your …

How we take back the internet | Edward Snowden

How we take back the internet | Edward Snowden

Chris Anderson: The rights of citizens, the future of the Internet. So I would like to welcome to the TED stage the man behind those revelations, Ed Snowden. (Applause) Ed is in a remote location somewhere in Russia controlling this bot from his laptop, so he can see what the bot can see. Ed, welcome …

Testing Explosives from The Anarchist Cookbook

Testing Explosives from The Anarchist Cookbook

[FAST MUSIC PLAYING] ROCCO CASTORO: I recently wrote an article for the technology issue of “Vice” about “The Anarchist Cookbook”. And if you don’t know what “The Anarchist Cookbook” is, it was written in 1971 by a 19-year-old named William Powell. It was a response to the Vietnam War and a type of field manual …

The Story of “Blue (Da Ba Dee)” by Eiffel 65

♪♪ -Back then, none of the studios were actually soundproof, so you could always hear what the others were working on, and I was working in my studio. I was hearing, you know, this piano melody coming from Maurizio’s studios, and I remember I thought, “Wow, this is beautiful.” ♪♪ -When I first heard the …

Death of the American Hobo (Documentary)

Death of the American Hobo (Documentary)

BEN: Your heart’s racing. Obviously, you’re hoping that we wouldn’t get caught. -There’s something about the hobo that has to be recorded in American history. BEN: The whole time we were asking ourselves, what is the story here? What is the story of the hobo? What is a hobo? EMPRESS VAGABOND HOBO LUMP: It’s not …