Back to Videos

The Pentagon

"The shape of the Pentagon was not predetermined. It was a shape that was based upon the amount of land that they had, and the ease to move about in a building.” Department of Defense Senior Historian Thomas Christianson talks about the construction of what is now the largest office space in the U.S. The Pentagon covers 6.6 million square feet, both five stories above ground, and two below.

First Mid-Season Major League Baseball Strike

1981 saw the first mid-season baseball strike in history. The last eight games of the exhibition ... more

Sounds of the Time: JD Souther

"My friends, Jackson Browne and Glenn Frey and Don Henley and eventually Warren Zevon, were all ... more

Retrospectacle: Flagpole Sitting

It was a fad that became all the rage in 1924: flagpole sitting. It reached new heights when, ... more
see more videos
Contact | About | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advertise | Distribution | Do Not Sell My Information - CA Residents