Assume the Position with Mr. Wuhl (2006)

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Actor Robert Wuhl examines facts and myths in American history.

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Feature adaptation of the 2012 documentary about a junior high school class from New York City competing an a chess tournament.

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Actor Robert Wuhl examines facts and myths in American history.

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The stories that made up America and the history that America made up.


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Robert Wuhl: 1775: Boston, Massachusetts. A British postal worker, twenty-three years old, a postal rider hears that the British are invading. He gets on a horse and rides 350 miles to warn the colonists, and his name is?
Audience: Paul Revere.
Robert Wuhl: His name is Israel Bissell. Israel Bissell! Now, did Paul Revere ride? Absolutely! He went a good nineteen miles. He went from Boston to Cambridge. The only person he could have warned was the Dean of Harvard. Israel Bissell on the other hand goes from Boston across ...
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If only my History teacher is as good as Mr.Wuhl !
6 January 2008 | by (i1chocolat.blogspot.com) – See all my reviews

If only my History teacher is as good as Mr. Wuhl, then I'm pretty sure I'm gonna cruise my History exams with ease, and my result would have made my parents proud. But too bad as my History teacher (I'm so sorry for bad-mouthing you here in IMDb, teacher!) is not even half good as compared to Mr. Wuhl.

History class taught by Mr. Wuhl is so much fun! I laugh almost every other minute because of the jokes he made. That, and the and witty slideshow he showed to the class. He is very good in cracking jokes, and the students clearly looked very much enthusiastic.

As I am not an American and I do not study American History, it is also a very good way for me to know more about America. Good job, Mr. Wuhl !


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