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Matt Beat and Robert Marshall are two history teachers from Kansas and Oklahoma, respectively. In each episode, they look at past events and relate them to current events. They examine how history is currently repeating itself, how history is relevant today, and how history is constantly being revised.

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  Direct Link   Download 0 Minutes 27 Oct 2015

In which Matt, Robert, and Cypher discuss the alleged second Billy the Kid photograph that could be worth millions, the controversy surrounding the Pope canonizing Father Junípero Serra, the discovery of a new Revolutionary War battle site, the trouble finding any willing candidates to be the next Speaker of the House, and the plethora of Oscar-worthy films soon coming out that are all supposedly "based on a true story." Music by Electric Needle Room Links referenced this episode: Recent discoveries at a little-known Revolutionary War site! Not much is ever mentioned about this engagement that took place after Concord. http://www.foxnews.com/science/2015/09/30/archaeologists-uncover-secrets-historic-revolutionary-war-battle-site/?intcmp=hplnws Father Serra sanctification, and outraged vandals: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gfU2U0sG1Ng I never find anything like this in my junk! https://www.yahoo.com/tech/s/rare-photo-bought-2-may-now-worth-millions-184506393.html Speaker of the House videos: Mr. Beat: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1mrw0gGlHVQ Keith Hughes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XaPreWb79IY The new “based on a true story” movies coming out: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Straight_Outta_Compton_(film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Everest_(2015_film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stonewall_(2015_film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Life_(2015_film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Walk_(2015_film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Jobs_(2015_film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bridge_of_Spies_(film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Room_(2015_film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Truth_(2015_film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trumbo_(2015_film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/In_the_Heart_of_the_Sea_(film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concussion_(2015_film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joy_(film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Point_Break_(2015_film) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Revenant_(2015_film). . .