United Stats of America

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United Stats of America
Genre Documentary
Presented by Randy and Jason Sklar
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 6
Production
Executive producer(s) Banks Tarver
Dirk Hoostra
John Vershoff
Ken Druckerman
Paul Cabana
Production company(s) Left-Right Films
Release
Original channel History
Original release May 8, 2012 (2012-05-08) – present

United Stats of America is a documentary that airs on History and is hosted by Randy and Jason Sklar. The show premiered on May 8, 2012.[1]

Synopsis[edit]

The show explores the stories behind the statistics that shaped the history of America.

Episodes[edit]

No. Title Original air date Production code
1 "Stayin' Alive" May 8, 2012 101
2 "Moving Along" May 15, 2012 102
3 "Size Matters" May 22, 2012 103
4 "Time Flies" June 5, 2012 104
5 "Money Talks" June 12, 2012 105
6 "Livin' Large" June 19, 2012 106

Critical reception[edit]

The New York Times' Neil Genlinzer gave the show a positive review.[2] Rob Owens from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette said that the show wants to be a 30 minute show that was stretched into an hour.[3] The A.V. Club reviewer Phil Dyess-Nugent gave the show a B- and said it was a fun show.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Facts and Figures Tell the Story of Us in a New History(R) Series "United Stats of America" Premiering Tuesday, May 8 at 10 p.m.". The Futon Critic. April 11, 2012. Retrieved October 3, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Why Your Desk Is Deadlier Than Your Toilet Seat". The New York Times. May 7, 2012. Retrieved November 22, 2012. 
  3. ^ "'United Stats' debuts on History". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. May 7, 2012. Retrieved November 22, 2012. 
  4. ^ "United Stats Of America". The A.V. Club. May 8, 2012. Retrieved November 22, 2012. 

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