Kick Off Your Knickerbockers! The History of American Fun

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This hour we'll discuss the history of American fun!

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11:00 am

Let’s face it: Nothing’s quite as fun as thumbing your nose at authority. Sure, Americans value justice and equality, but a new book outlines how our yearnings to let loose have fueled social revolutions. From the Patriots pranking the Redcoats to the slaves mocking their masters, we’ll talk about a country built by outrageous risks, all in the pursuit of happiness.

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