Ruthless: Monopoly's Secret History
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Discover the fascinating and unexpected history behind America's favorite board game. Part detective story and part pop culture commentary, the film explores what makes this game - a celebration of unbridled capitalism - such an enduring favorite.

Episode Duration: 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 3503

About American Experience:

As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation.


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Fri, Mar 1 8:00 P.M. Fly with Me     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Mar 2 1:00 A.M. Fly with Me     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Mar 2 9:00 A.M. Fly with Me     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Mar 2 3:00 P.M. Fly with Me     NH World (11.3)
Mon, Mar 11 3:00 P.M. Sandra Day O'connor: The First     NH World (11.3)
Tue, Mar 12 9:00 P.M. The Sun Queen     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, Mar 13 1:00 A.M. The Sun Queen     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, Mar 13 1:00 P.M. Fly with Me     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, Mar 14 4:00 A.M. The Sun Queen     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Mar 22 8:00 P.M. Sandra Day O'connor: The First     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Mar 23 1:00 A.M. Sandra Day O'connor: The First     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Mar 23 9:00 A.M. Sandra Day O'connor: The First     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Mar 23 3:00 P.M. Sandra Day O'connor: The First     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Mar 23 7:00 P.M. The Sun Queen     NH World (11.3)
Mon, Mar 25 4:00 A.M. The Sun Queen     NH World (11.3)
Tue, Mar 26 9:00 P.M. The Cancer Detectives     NHPBS (11.1)


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