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Discovery Channel

Discovery Channel is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is the flagship television property of Discovery Communications, a publicly traded company run by CEO David Zaslav. As of June 2012, Discovery Channel is the third most widely distributed cable channel in the United States, behind TBS and The Weather Channel; it is available in 409 million households worldwide, through its U.S. flagship channel and its various owned or licensed television channels internationally. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Discovery Channel has hosted 5 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1994 Forum. Most appearances with Garrick Utley (2). Most common tags: Nixon, Richard, Ethics.

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    Future of the CIA

    Former and current agents, as well as foreign policy experts spoke about the future of the CIA. Since the end of the Cold…

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    Fall of Saigon

    The Discovery Channel hosted a panel discussion on the fall of Saigon. Participants included several individuals involved…

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    Vietnam Today

    Participants discussed the legacy of the Vietnam war, especially how it continues to affect U.S. and Vietnam relations. They…

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    Watergate: Corruption of American Politics

    The second panel consisted of those involved with the investigation and defense and other experts on Watergate. They talked…

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