Ran into a rather interesting documentary this weekend that is worth checking out. Along the lines of a Niall Ferguson's, War of the World, this is a unique chronicalling of 20th century trends in political ideologies and social control.
(Politics of fear)
You can see most of the film on online.
You can see all of it here:
Trying to get moving on some more football posts, but I've got LASIK scheduled for Thursday (National Championship Game!?! OY!), so hopefully I'll be able to see something different in the game from here on out.