P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.