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About The Show

Much of what we know about amusement parks and worlds fairs is myth, not truth. Discover why Walt Disneys second theme park was almost in St. Louis.

Episodes

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Episode 3

Liberty, Leprechauns And Lounging

Myths taint our knowledge of the 4th of July, St. Patrick's Day, and our favourite mini-holiday, the weekend.

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Episode 5

Moments That Changed History

Myths surround pivotal historic moments: the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Battle of Thermopylae, the Boston Tea Party, and the Battle of Waterloo.

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Episode 8

American Villains

Myths surround America's most infamous bad guys. Al Capone was a philanthropist as well as a hood, and Benedict Arnold was a hero as well as a traitor.

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Episode 11

The Civil War

The US Civil War is clouded in myth - the North's largest city tried to secede, the Union didn't go to war to end slavery and most deaths weren't due...