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The American Civil War

The American Civil War

In episode one, Matthew and Melissa discuss this year’s Olympics and yellow fever. Then, Melissa pitches you a civil war movie about Chinese soldiers. 



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Audio Sources:

·      “Country Farm Yard” by CastleofSamples.

·       “Creaking door_3” by suhral

·      “Door, Church, Close, E” by InspectorJ

·      “Footsteps” by jmdh

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