Season 3

The Hug Heard Round the World
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Q: Was there a period where you felt you had something to prove? A: The first 45 years of my life.

Sammy Davis Junior was one of the world’s greatest entertainers for the better part of half a century. He was black. But he thought the best way to succeed in the world was to act as if he wasn’t. Did we judge him too harshly?