The Great Depression was caused by the 1929 stock market crash and plunged the entire country into poverty … right? Maybe not.
And though we may assume that life in the Great Depression was, well, depressing, people still managed to have plenty of fun by going to the movies and participating in dance marathons.
In the latest episode of Misconceptions, host Justin Dodd busts some Depression-era myths, including the truth about what role the 1929 market crash played in the economy and whatever the heck Milkorno is.
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