Tacticular Cancer: We'll have your balls

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Let's watch a shitload of documentaries.

Discussion in 'Codex Public Library' started by Trash, Aug 24, 2009.

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    Illegal drugs and how they got that way - Opium, Morphine and Heroin

    Quite an interesting little documentary coursing how opium was used from the Babylonian times throught to the American Victorian era and today.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQlk01sxO_E
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    How TV Ruined Your Life

    A new six episode series which was just aired last night and hosted by the great Charlie Brooker
    1) Fear

    Part 1 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AxQuHocBmxw
    Part 2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NXzMDlVcF54
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    I watched Shoah recently...man, that church scene in Poland where the survivor was surrounded feeling hopelessly trapped in disbelieving throng and the account of a barber about the gas chamber with the Czech jews, resigned to their fate and naked, singing their national anthem is one of the most powerful thing captured on film.
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    Louis Theroux: The Ultra Zionists
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-mUChpnVyg
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    That Jewish Australian guy has got a fierce smugface, good documentary as always from Theroux.
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    Gasland

    How the intrepid US gas and oil conglomerates are striving to provide free carbonated water to thirsty people in the Midwest and elsewhere.
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    Not to forget, flammable water. How awesome is that? Frankly I don't see what the whining is about.
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    Atomic Cafe.

    It's twelve parts so find the others yourself. It's not hard. A good documentary on the nuclear tests in the Pacific, specifically Bikini Atoll. It's one of those few documentaries with a twist at the end. Wait for it. It's worth it. Especially for you Fallout fans.

    Undercover: North Korea

    A really interesting documentary on North Korea. They actually get permission to interview families and enter their houses to get an idea of what the privileged live like in NK.
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    Kenneth Williams, Fantabulosa
    Excellent portrayal by Sheen of Frost/Nizon fame.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VkF_KqcQD6o
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    Just stolen and watched How the universe works, which is a 2010 documentary on astrophysics. It's quite informative, but very "american", so lots of explosions, superlatives, what-ifs, and the narrator has the movie trailer voice. I found it on youtube as well, but it's divided up into millions of parts, many of which don't work or have been disabled
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    This one was not bad, the material on the holographic universe was new to me (I'd heard of it, but not in any detail).
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    Also they mention infinite universes, I thought there were only supposed to be nine unless the holographic universe is now the defacto theory.
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    Racist Sweden
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