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Airs Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Gary Joiner looks at Dr. Grady McWhiney and his book Cracker Culture: Celtic Ways in the Old South.
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Airs Thursday, May 17, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. On this week's shadow file, Dr. Cheryl White examines the terrifying legends of the premature burial.

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Airs Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Gary Joiner examines the deeper meaning behind one of John Lennon's most beloved songs.

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Airs Friday, May 11, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders takes us down the long, straight, flat terrain that leads to Palo Duro, the ‘Grand Canyon of Texas’

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Airs Thursday. May 10, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White takes down Ellerbe Road to the legend of the Ellerbe Road School, AKA George Washington Carver High School.