9.16.2011

Ep. 64 - Militainment (Hollywood and the Military)

Aaron and Justin briefly discuss their continued obsession with Jody Hill's career, then the get into the marriage of Hollywood and the Military, aka the Militainment Industry.  This episode starts off with a look as who worked for the Office of Strategic Services and it's later incarnation as the Office of Policy Coordination.  Some of the prominent Hollywood names that were working for these organizations were; John Ford, Frank Capra, Cecil B. DeMille and Daryl F. Zanuck.  We then take a look at Operation Mockingbird and its embedding of military personnel and intelligence officers in all levels of the media, especially motion pictures.