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WRITTEN, PRODUCED & DIRECTED BY
Thomas Jennings

CO-PRODUCED BY
Joaquin Sapien
Deborah Peretz

REPORTED BY
Joaquin Sapien
Kate McCormick
Nicole Reinert
Marcia Robiou

EDITED BY
Deborah Peretz
Hannes Hosp

FIELD PRODUCER
Nicole Reinert

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
Kate McCormick

LINE PRODUCER
Julie Rasquin

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Thomas Jennings

ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY
Timothy Grucza
Hannes Hosp
Mrinal Desai

DRONE FOOTAGE
Travis Fox

SOUND
Roger Phenix

ADDITIONAL SOUND
Hannes Hosp
Nicole Reinert

NARRATED BY
Will Lyman

ORIGINAL MUSIC
Griffin Jennings

ONLINE EDITOR/COLORIST
Jim Ferguson

SOUND MIX
Jim Sullivan

ASSISTANT EDITORS
Hannes Hosp
Charnelle Quallis

STILLS ANIMATION & GRAPHICS
Manuel Lindinger

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT
Lydia Smith

ARCHIVAL MATERIALS
Nicole Bengiveno/The New York Times/Redux Pictures
Suzanne DeChillo/The New York Times/Redux Pictures
Richard Perry/The New York Times/Redux Pictures
Nancy Siesel/The New York Times/Redux Pictures

Snowstorm footage supplied by Scott McPartland/
Getty Images Editorial Footage/ Getty Images
From The New York Times, April 28, 2002
© The New York Times. All rights reserved.
Used by permission and protected by the Copyright Laws of the United States.
The printing, copying, redistribution, or retransmission of this Content
without express written permission is prohibited.

SPECIAL THANKS
David Grubin Productions
Please Space
Dan Collison
MT Connolly
Chris Jennings
Marc Shaffer
Annie Wong

FOR PROPUBLICA

SENIOR EDITOR
Alexandra Zayas

PRESIDENT
Richard Tofel

MANAGING EDITOR
Robin Fields

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
Stephen Engelberg

Original funding for this program was provided by public television stations, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Ford Foundation, Abrams Foundation, Park Foundation, John and Helen Glessner Family Trust, Heising-Simons Foundation, FRONTLINE Journalism Fund with major support from Jon and Jo Ann Hagler and additional support from the Ruggles Family Foundation.

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Tessa Maguire

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Mason Daring
Martin Brody

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Pamela Johnston

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PUBLICIST
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Jeb Sharp

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Sarah Childress

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Robin Parmelee

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Carla Borras

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Dale Cohen

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Andrew Metz

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Jim Bracciale

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Raney Aronson-Rath

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