Dog Tags

Episode One: The Call of Adventure

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Episode One: The Call of Adventure
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Beginnings. Joining. Basic. West Germany. Blackhorse. Music: Allright in Lousiana by Lobo Loco: www.musikbrause.de Creative Commons License (by-nc-nd) Conversations by C.I.A. Debutante Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives (aka Music Sharing) 3.0 International License.

Watching.

Episode Two: On The Border

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Episode Two: On The Border
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Watching. Waiting. The mystery of The East. Image: A Blackhorse Trooper on the border. Photo in the public domain from Wikipedia. Music: All music by Lobo Loco: www.musikbrause.de Creative Commons License (by-nc-nd) Electron Paramagnetic Resoncance Outsite of the Battle In Another World Catch The Killer

5 Ton

Episode Three: We Had What They Wanted

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Episode Three: We Had What They Wanted
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East. West. Us. Them. Image: Your host, somewhere near Wildflecken, Federal Republic of Germany, 1977. Music: resound by Julie Licata is licensed under a Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 International License. https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Julie_Licata/resound__unsound/resound_1269 Drone Bombing by C.I.A. Debutante is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives (aka Music Sharing) 3.0 International License. https://freemusicarchive.org/music/CIA_Debutante/Burn_The_Evidence/Drone_Bombing Stank Voor Dank / Bozar / Spuit Elf Geeft …

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Ostalgie

Episode Four: He Who Controls the Past Controls the Future

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Episode Four: He Who Controls the Past Controls the Future
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The winners write the history books, except when they don’t. Image Ostalgie: nostalgia for aspects of life in Communist East Germany. It is a portmanteau of the German words Ost (east) and Nostalgie (nostalgia). From Wikipedia in the public domain. Music All Music by Lobo Loco: www.musikbrause.de Creative Commons License (by-nc-nd) Light at the End …

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Wirmstahl, Germany

Episode Five: Descent Into The Past

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Episode Five: Descent Into The Past
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Over the hills and through the woods. Image: Wirmsthal, Germany. Music: All music by Lobo Loco: www.musikbrause.de Creative Commons License (by-nc-nd) Arround the Cliffs Mystique lands BEG

Postcard

Episode Six: Walls Stand. Walls Fall.

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Episode Six: Walls Stand. Walls Fall.
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The ancient. The modern. The familiar. The foreign. Image: Bad Kissingen Partie am Kurgarten street scene, 1904. Music: All music by Lobo Loco: www.musikbrause.de Creative Commons License (by-nc-nd) Drunken Sailesmen Footrace trough the Moor Beauty After Midnight Hopefully After Burning B By By River

Episode Seven: The Picnic That Shook the World

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Episode Seven: The Picnic That Shook the World
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The dam is cracked, the levee breeched. Image: Berlin, 1991 Music: All music by Lobo Loco: www.musikbrause.de Creative Commons License (by-nc-nd) Way out of Hades Flight over the Atlantic Meet You Last Summer Waiting out of Time

OP Alpha

Episode Eight: O.P. Alpha

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Episode Eight: O.P. Alpha
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Into the East. The Fulda Gap. The Grenze. Image: US-Wachturm am Point Alpha (Rhön). Photo in the public domain from Wikipedia. Music: All music by Lobo Loco: www.musikbrause.de Creative Commons License (by-nc-nd) Do You Remember Shadow Man Vulkano Lake