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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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In which Matt and Robert give some context to the renaming of Mount McKinley back to Denali, discuss the rediscovery of an 18th-century era British fort in upstate New York, the supposed discovery of an old Nazi train with hidden treasures on it, the election of the Nazis and how Bernie Sanders was right about Hitler not taking over Germany by force, and how many Japanese are choosing to forget about how their ancestors committed horrible atrocities to Koreans and the Chinese at the beginning of the 20th century. Music: "William McKinley" by Electric Needle Room (www.electricneedleroom.com) Articles referenced for this episode: http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/donald-trump-change-denali-back-mount-mckinley/story?id=33452776 http://m.snopes.com/mount-mckinley-denali/ http://www.foxnews.com/science/2015/08/19/dig-at-colonial-battleground-in-upstate-ny-uncovers-stone-walls-from-unfinished/ http://www.popularmechanics.com/adventure/news/a17087/confirmed-nazi-loot-train-found/ http://www.dw.com/en/fact-or-fiction-adolf-hitler-won-an-election-in-1932/a-18680673 http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-33754932 http://news.yahoo.com/japan-minister-visits-controversial-tokyo-war-shrine-afp-010329658.html. . .