Wonderful Nonsense - The Algonquin Round Table is a companion historical documentary that accompanies Chapter 21:The Scandal of 1920 in The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones. It appears on Disc 8 of Volume 3. It has a run-time of 26 minutes.
"All the things I really like to do are either immoral, illegal or fattening." / "That woman speaks 18 languages and can't say no in any of them." / "Why don't you get out of that wet coat and into a dry martini?" / "Anything can happen, but it usually doesn't." / "Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes clean to the bone." -- New York City. 1920. The First World War was over. Flush with victory and dreams of riches, America was ready for something new. Manhattan was the place to be. New Yorkers were feeling confident and sassy. The connoisseurs of the new culture could be found at a daily lunch at a circular table inside a hotel called the Algonquin. They became known as the Algonquin Round Table.
Produced and Written by Karena O'Riordan.