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Getting Back to Abnormal

Season 27 Episode 4 | 1h 22m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

What happens when America’s most joyous, dysfunctional city rebuilds itself after a disaster? New Orleans is the setting for Getting Back to Abnormal, a film that serves up a provocative mix of race, corruption and politics to tell the story of the re-election campaign of Stacy Head, a white woman in a city council seat traditionally held by a black representative.

Aired: 07/14/14

Expired: 11/30/20

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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