Leopold and Loeb, U2 Spy, Chewing Gum

Don Wildman examines a revolutionary plow that sowed the seeds of a terrifying disaster, a primitive plane that challenges the history of flight and a deceptive coin that's designed to kill.

Original Airdate | Thursday, December 13, 2012

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