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If you have ever wondered what it would have been like to see an up close personal look at our founding fathers, warts and all, real life human beings with real flaws, but at the same time, the political geniuses they were, watch John Adams. Jefferson and Washington fascinated me; the genius of both those men yet slaveholders made both men endlessly interesting to me.
4 Reasons You Must Watch HBO's "John Adams"
The stirring program offers a history lesson with a heavy dose of realism. It pulls our nation's founding fathers off their pedestals to reveal their faults, foibles and bad teeth. John Adams. Adams, a fair-minded Massachusetts lawyer, a farmer's son who would become the second U. And he won.
It's must-watch material for anyone with a keen interest in American history, and "should-watch" material for everyone else. Here are a few reasons why I think you should give it a look. John Adams won a staggering thirteen Emmies, which makes it the biggest winner in miniseries history. If that's not enough, go read the full list of awards at Wikipedia. While you're there, check out the list of historical inaccuracies in the miniseries.