"Left of the Dial" (2006) is an HBO documentary about the rise, near-fall, and salvation of the liberal radio network, Air America Radio, geared towards left leaning opinions. Early in 2004, the network intended to launch in order to end the strangle holdof right-wing radio. Financials troubles and bounced checks nearly ended the dream, but with the disappointment of the election, they found a new resolve to keep pushing forward. Al Franken, Janeane Garofalo, Randi Rhodes, and Marc Maron are all a contributing presences at the station. **Please be aware that this is a manufactured on demand disc that was created using a DVD-R disc. It should play in all standard DVD players.