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Winston Smith22 Aug 2016 7:21 p.m. PST

I was perusing the Ancient Aliens on Demand selections when I came across "Aliens and the Civil War".
OMG!
How did I miss this?!?!?!
So I set my DVR for it.
Friday at 7:00, I think.

rmaker22 Aug 2016 9:23 p.m. PST

You will, of course, report back.

Winston Smith22 Aug 2016 10:42 p.m. PST

Oh, you can't DVR it?

Winston Smith22 Aug 2016 10:46 p.m. PST

Here's a summary:
link
Looks promising!

MacrossMartin22 Aug 2016 11:52 p.m. PST

Winston, I'm a little concerned by your description of this as 'promising'… O_o

Promising to be yet another load of non-historical drivel that avoids facts like icebergs avoid tropical holidays?

Promising to be a laugh-a-minute? Or maybe promising to fail to recognise that the Civil War was an all-human affair, for which neither credit nor blame can be assigned to extraterrestrials…?

Wait a moment… if these aliens were interfering with events in the 1860's… how can they be ancient??? ;)

pzivh43 Supporting Member of TMP23 Aug 2016 3:57 a.m. PST

heck, I'm only 65 and many people think I'm ancient!!

TheBeast23 Aug 2016 5:24 a.m. PST

Yeah, in less than a month, me as well, but in my case, they're right. ;->=

Doug

Col Durnford23 Aug 2016 7:54 a.m. PST

Could "Ancient Aliens" be worse? Yes, I watched it on Vice for about 5 minutes. They had two stoners watching the show and commenting on it. Much worse. "Fat, drunk, and stupid" only in this case fat, stoned, and stupid.

Shagnasty Supporting Member of TMP23 Aug 2016 11:21 a.m. PST

No Giorgio? It can't be Ancient Aliens then.

Captain Gideon23 Aug 2016 1:04 p.m. PST

I'll just cross that off my to watch list and watch something else.

capncarp29 Aug 2016 8:44 p.m. PST

Taking into account a few of the G.A.S.L.I.G.H.T. scenarios I've witnessed and played, I'm surprised it hasn't shown up yet! (Hey Chris, Buck--how 'bout it? "Take us to your Leader" Yeah, but which one? Honest Abe or Jeff Davis?)

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