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Sparky and Nixon

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Every now and then, TV treats us to a strange pairing of people. Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg hosting a cooking show. Bing Crosby and David Bowie singing Christmas carols. You think, what are they doing together, yet find something mesmerizing about the combination. This episode centers on an unlikely pairing of Detroit Tigers managing legend Sparky Anderson and former President Richard Nixon.

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