History Film / ProgressIslandUSA

21st Nov '16 9:06:31 PM Daeolus
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* FridgeLogic: Only a few hours flight from anywhere in the world! Just like everywhere else in the world...
16th Oct '16 3:00:24 PM ImpudentInfidel
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* FridgeLogic: Only a few hours flight from anywhere in the world! Just like everywhere else in the world...



** Rum, on the other hand, is timeless. ''(hiccup)''

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** Rum, on the other hand, is timeless. ''(hiccup)''
''(hiccup)''
1st Sep '15 9:20:11 PM nombretomado
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For the ''MysteryScienceTheater3000'' version, please go to the [[Recap/MysteryScienceTheater3000S06E21TheBeastOfYuccaFlats episode recap page]].

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For the ''MysteryScienceTheater3000'' ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'' version, please go to the [[Recap/MysteryScienceTheater3000S06E21TheBeastOfYuccaFlats episode recap page]].
21st Jun '15 3:07:26 PM AnotherGuy
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** Record players and DEC PDP-11 computers are highlighted as products of Puerto Rico's cutting edge industry.

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** Record players players[[note]]'''Crow:''' Comes with a free Music/PeterFrampton album![[/note]] and DEC PDP-11 computers are highlighted as products of Puerto Rico's cutting edge industry.
28th Aug '14 2:41:07 PM AnotherGuy
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'''Progress Island, U.S.A.''' is a 1973 Promotional short that extols the benefits of traveling, living and starting your business in UsefulNotes/PuertoRico. Interestingly, the short repeatedly highlights the similarities of Puerto Rico to the rest of the United States. The film was made encouraging businesses to take advantage of Project Bootstrap.

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'''Progress Island, U.S.A.''' is a 1973 Promotional short that extols the benefits of traveling, living and starting your business in UsefulNotes/PuertoRico. Interestingly, the short repeatedly highlights the similarities of Puerto Rico to the rest of the United States. The film was made encouraging businesses to take advantage of Project Bootstrap.
Bootstrap, and to move the family because, hey!, not only do we have a yearlong warm climate but [=McDonald's=], too![[note]]It's also smack dab in the middle of hurricane country, but who's nitpicking?[[/note]]
28th Aug '14 2:38:28 PM AnotherGuy
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** Rum, on the other hand, is timeless. ''(hiccup)''
28th Aug '14 2:38:27 PM AnotherGuy
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** Rum, on the other hand, is timeless. ''(hiccup)''
21st Sep '13 3:25:35 PM JIKTV
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'''Progress Island, U.S.A.''' is a 1973 Promotional short that extols the benefits of traveling, living and starting your business in PuertoRico. Interestingly, the short repeatedly highlights the similarities of Puerto Rico to the rest of the United States. The film was made encouraging businesses to take advantage of Project Bootstrap.

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'''Progress Island, U.S.A.''' is a 1973 Promotional short that extols the benefits of traveling, living and starting your business in PuertoRico.UsefulNotes/PuertoRico. Interestingly, the short repeatedly highlights the similarities of Puerto Rico to the rest of the United States. The film was made encouraging businesses to take advantage of Project Bootstrap.
7th Jan '13 12:53:10 AM JAF1970
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'''Progress Island, U.S.A.''' is a 1973 Promotional short that extols the benefits of traveling, living and starting your business in PuertoRico. Interestingly, the short repeatedly highlights the similarities of Puerto Rico to the rest of the United States.

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'''Progress Island, U.S.A.''' is a 1973 Promotional short that extols the benefits of traveling, living and starting your business in PuertoRico. Interestingly, the short repeatedly highlights the similarities of Puerto Rico to the rest of the United States.
States. The film was made encouraging businesses to take advantage of Project Bootstrap.

(And in a mild subversion, Project Bootstrap really ''did'' help Puerto Rico modernize and made it one of the wealthiest Caribbean isles.)
12th May '12 5:27:54 PM chico
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It was featured as one of two shorts along with TheBeastOfYuccaFlats on MysteryScienceTheater3000. Compare with [[Film/AssignmentVenezuela Assignment: Venezuela]], another Latin-American travelogue short.

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It was featured as one of two shorts along with TheBeastOfYuccaFlats on MysteryScienceTheater3000. Compare with [[Film/AssignmentVenezuela Assignment: Venezuela]], another Latin-American travelogue short.
short.

For the ''MysteryScienceTheater3000'' version, please go to the [[Recap/MysteryScienceTheater3000S06E21TheBeastOfYuccaFlats episode recap page]].
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