Episode 6: What the hell happened to Detroit?

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The guys answer your questions. Dan details his flirtation with death. Then Dan and Alex recommend good history books. The guys tackle Harvard historian Niall Ferguson's Newsweek article on President Obama and the intense backlash from the left, what's that all about? Then, for the remainder and majority of the time they discuss the Civil War. What caused it? What was it about? Were both sides at fault and/or laudable? What are the legacies of the conflict today? Please post questions or feel free to call in!