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#200: The Moonshine Stimulus

September 2nd, 2015

Episode 809 of 902 episodes

We travel to Warm Springs to find out if the rumors are true: Did FDR really buy moonshine during Prohibition? Did he violate the Constitution he had sworn to protect?

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