History
Icon-add-to-playlist Icon-download Icon-drawer-up
Share this ... ×
...
By ...
Embed:
Copy
Episode 95
Explicit
April 29, 2013 07:15 PM PDT
itunes pic

Guest: Jack Weatherford

The author of "Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World" joins the show. We discuss history's greatest conqueror, his impressive achievements, unique tactics, and how his impact is still seen today.

Episode 94
Explicit
April 22, 2013 07:16 PM PDT
itunes pic

Guest: Jonathan Kirshner

The author of Hollywood's Last Golden Age: Politics, Society, and the Seventies Film in America joins the show. We discuss 70's films, musical influences, Richard Nixon's impact on the era, Polanski's Chinatown, and how Network might have been conservative with its outlook.

Episode 93
Explicit
April 15, 2013 07:45 PM PDT
itunes pic

Guest: Bill Dear

The author of "O. J. Is Innocent and I Can Prove It" joins the show. We discuss the infamous murder case, inconsistencies with the investigation, a major suspect missed, and shed some light on new discoveries.

Episode 92
Explicit
April 09, 2013 05:01 PM PDT
itunes pic

Guest: Tanner Colby

The co-author of Belushi: A Biography joins the show. We discuss the early days of John Belushi, The Second City, Animal House, and revitalizing the blues.

Episode 91
Explicit
April 01, 2013 08:21 PM PDT
itunes pic

Guest: John Eisenberg

The author of Ten-Gallon War: The NFL's Cowboys, the AFL's Texans, and the Feud for Dallas's Pro Football Future joins the show. We discuss professional football coming to Dallas, Lamar Hunt's contributions to the sport, wacky promotional giveaways, and the 2013 Ravens season.

Episode 90
Explicit
March 26, 2013 09:00 AM PDT
itunes pic

Guest: Tim Wendel

The author of Summer of '68: The Season That Changed Baseball--and America--Forever joins the show. We discuss the 1968 baseball season, Martin Luther King Jr., Robert Kennedy, Denny McLain antics, and the World Baseball Classic.

Episode 89
Explicit
March 19, 2013 09:00 AM PDT
itunes pic

Guest: Ioan Grillo

The author of El Narco: Inside Mexico's Criminal Insurgency joins the show. We discuss the Mexican Drug War, the stunning levels of violence from the cartels, and how some world leaders are reacting to the drug trade.

Episode 88
Explicit
March 11, 2013 07:58 PM PDT
itunes pic

Guest: Alex Kershaw

The author of The Liberator: One World War II Soldier's 500-Day Odyssey from the Beaches of Sicily to the Gates of Dachau joins the show. We discuss the Felix Sparks regiment, different general strategies during the campaign, and the psychological impact of war.

Episode 87
Explicit
March 04, 2013 07:17 PM PST
itunes pic

Guest: Walter Stahr

The author of Seward: Lincoln's Indispensable Man joins the show. We discuss Lincoln's Secretary of State, the 1860 Republican National Convention, the Trent Affair, and an upcoming project.

Episode 86
Explicit
February 25, 2013 08:41 PM PST
itunes pic

Guest: Kevin Gutzman

The author of James Madison and the Making of America joins the show. We discuss the incredible breadth of Madison's career, including his involvement with the Constitution, Federalist Papers, and War of 1812.

Next Page