Three Great Documentaries : Pop Culture Happy Hour If you dig into the archives of any streaming service, you're gonna find loads of documentaries — tales of true crime, plucky dreamers, obsessive eccentrics, or just about any other subject you could name. We figured this would be a good time to recommend a few of our favorites from the last few years that we think you'll love.
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HBO's McMillions is a six-part series about an ex-cop who stole millions of dollars from the McDonald's Monopoly game. HBO hide caption

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HBO's McMillions is a six-part series about an ex-cop who stole millions of dollars from the McDonald's Monopoly game.

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If you dig into the archives of any streaming service, you're gonna find loads of documentaries — tales of true crime, plucky dreamers, obsessive eccentrics, or just about any other subject you could name. We figured this would be a good time to recommend a few of our favorites from the last few years that we think you'll love.

Recommendations:

  • Linda's first pick: Sour Grapes (2016)
  • Stephen's first pick: McMillions (2020)
  • Linda's second pick: The Barkley Marathons: The Race That Eats Its Young (2014)

The audio was produced by Will Jarvis and edited by Jessica Reedy.