Season 1

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Retro Report on PBS

Episode 4

Presidents vs. press; measles cases soar; free agency; wild horses, “apologies.”

Episode 4

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS How Fears Over the Measles Vaccine Took Hold

Retro Report on PBS

How Fears Over the Measles Vaccine Took Hold

Vaccine skepticism was fed by a discredited 1998 study which still has repercussions today

How Fears Over the Measles Vaccine Took Hold

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS Sorry/Not Sorry | Andy Borowitz

Retro Report on PBS

Sorry/Not Sorry | Andy Borowitz

Andy examines the tropes and clichés politicians use to cling to power after a scandal.

Sorry/Not Sorry | Andy Borowitz

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS Trump's War Against the Press

Retro Report on PBS

Trump's War Against the Press

President Trump’s efforts to clamp down on White House leaks have echoes of Nixon.

Trump's War Against the Press

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS The Birth of Free Agency

Retro Report on PBS

The Birth of Free Agency

Today’s superstar athletes reaping the benefits of free agency owe a debt to Curt Flood.

The Birth of Free Agency

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS Horses: Wild, But Not Free

Retro Report on PBS

Horses: Wild, But Not Free

Wild horses are caught in a battle between the government, ranchers and environmentalists.

Horses: Wild, But Not Free

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS The Modern Bystander Effect | Full Report

Retro Report on PBS

The Modern Bystander Effect | Full Report

Why don’t people intervene when they encounter violence streaming live online?

The Modern Bystander Effect | Full Report

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Retro Report on PBS

Episode 3

Bystander behavior; a Navy scandal; psychedelic drugs; wayward trash barge; zany theories

Episode 3

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS She Rocked the Pentagon | Full Report

Retro Report on PBS

She Rocked the Pentagon | Full Report

How the 1991 Tailhook sexual assault scandal is still shaking up the military today.

She Rocked the Pentagon | Full Report

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS LSD Gets Another Look | Full Report

Retro Report on PBS

LSD Gets Another Look | Full Report

Psychedelic drugs, associated with the 1960s, are now treating depression and anxiety.

LSD Gets Another Look | Full Report

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Retro Report on PBS

New Clues From Old Evidence | Full Report

DNA information available on genealogy websites is today being used to solve crimes.

New Clues From Old Evidence | Full Report

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS Return of an Infamous Pill | Full Report

Retro Report on PBS

Return of an Infamous Pill | Full Report

How a pill that led to drug safety guidelines became a case study for rising drug prices.

Return of an Infamous Pill | Full Report

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS Where Did The News Go? | Andy Borowitz

Retro Report on PBS

Where Did The News Go? | Andy Borowitz

We hear a lot about fake news, but Andy Borowitz examines another horrible tend: no news.

Where Did The News Go? | Andy Borowitz

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Retro Report on PBS

Episode 2

DNA clues; thalidomide; robot ambivalence; obsessive gamers; Borowitz on no news.

Episode 2

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS Could D&D Help Fight Screen Addiction? | Full Report

Retro Report on PBS

Could D&D Help Fight Screen Addiction? | Full Report

D&D, once at the center of a moral panic, is now seen as an antidote to screen addiction.

Could D&D Help Fight Screen Addiction? | Full Report

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS Are Robots Really Taking Over? | Full Report

Retro Report on PBS

Are Robots Really Taking Over? | Full Report

Exploring fears about A.I. by revisiting a 1997 chess match between man and machine.

Are Robots Really Taking Over? | Full Report

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS Sexual Misconduct at Work, Again | Full Report

Retro Report on PBS

Sexual Misconduct at Work, Again | Full Report

How a decades-old Wall Street sexual harassment battle is affecting today’s workplace.

Sexual Misconduct at Work, Again | Full Report

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Retro Report on PBS

Episode 1

Social media loops, athlete protests, Wall Street harassment; pet threat; Andy Borowitz

Episode 1

Video thumbnail: Retro Report on PBS Athletes vs. Injustice | Full Report

Retro Report on PBS

Athletes vs. Injustice | Full Report

The #TakeAKnee movement has ties to a protest at the 1968 Olympics.

Athletes vs. Injustice | Full Report