Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project
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Activist Marion Stokes secretly recorded American television 24 hours a day from 1975 to 2012, creating an invaluable comprehensive archive of the media. Her 70,000 VHS tapes reveal how television shaped - and continues to shape - our world.

Episode Duration: 1 hour 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 2118

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Tue, Apr 23 10:00 P.M. One with the Whale     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, Apr 24 2:30 A.M. One with the Whale     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, Apr 24 2:00 P.M. Ferguson Rises     NH World (11.3)
Wed, Apr 24 8:30 P.M. One with the Whale     NH World (11.3)
Thu, Apr 25 1:30 A.M. One with the Whale     NH World (11.3)
Thu, Apr 25 9:30 A.M. One with the Whale     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Apr 27 12:00 P.M. One with the Whale     NH World (11.3)
Sun, Apr 28 3:00 A.M. One with the Whale     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Apr 30 12:00 P.M. One with the Whale     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, May 2 2:00 P.M. Try Harder!     NH World (11.3)
Mon, May 6 10:00 P.M. Space: The Longest Goodbye     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, May 7 12:00 P.M. Space: The Longest Goodbye     NH Explore (11.2)
Wed, May 8 3:00 A.M. Space: The Longest Goodbye     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, May 8 7:30 P.M. Space: The Longest Goodbye     NH World (11.3)
Thu, May 9 12:30 A.M. Space: The Longest Goodbye     NH World (11.3)
Thu, May 9 8:30 A.M. Space: The Longest Goodbye     NH World (11.3)


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