In 2006, my best friend Emily and I stumbled across the movie C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America. This mockumentary, produced by Spike Lee and directed by Kevin Willmott, asks the question what would have happened if the South had won the Civil War? What would our culture look like? What would have happened to MLK? Or JFK? Barack would never have been born and I would be some master’s “girlfriend,” living in the big house getting abused by the Ms.

Luckily, the North did win.

C.S.A. is set up as a BBC-type documentary being shown on an American cable channel for the first time, with commercials that would be relevant for that time. Here are a few:

Rent it ASAP!