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Strange Country

Sometimes you need to have a glass of wine, cuppa whatever and listen to a good old weird story. Musical score Resting Place by A Cast of Thousands.

May 21, 2020

Is this a giant CIA experiment where we've all been dosed with a substance to make us think there's a pandemic? Sadly no, but in the 1950s, in an attempt to stay ahead of the Soviets, the CIA led mind-control experiments to see if we could break someone's brain. Who knew that only a coronavirus and a reality-tv-host-turned-presidential-nightmare were the keys to bringing this country to its knees. Join Beth and Kelly as they talk about the man behind MK-ULTRA, Sidney Gottlieb. Oh--and avoid Georgia.

Theme music: Big White Lie by A Cast of Thousands

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