A History of Pizza in 8 Delicious Slices

Mike Rugnetta explores the history of pizza in 8 delicious slices on the latest episode of PBS Idea Channel.

Pizza might be an Italian invention, but it is a worldwide phenomenon. Pizza has managed to evolve from a simple, rustic food item to something much more impactful. For many it is a comfort food, something that can cause an actual psychological reaction. And it is also a product, heavily branded and resold on t-shirts, hats, socks, etc. Join us as we look back on the history of pizza, and what it has become today.