The Lesser Bonapartes

This week Bry and Glen look to the British Opium Wars and the early successes of Hong's Taiping Rebellion! Surely (?) he is the brother of Jesus. Or whatever. 

Direct download: taitwo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 12:39pm EDT

On this, the first episode of Bry's first official series The Boners dive into the late Qing Dynasty and the early days of what would foment into the Taiping Rebellion! 

Direct download: taione.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 1:44pm EDT

On the FINAL episode of our inaugural LISTENER REQUEST MONTH Bry and Glen tackle the Alcibiades-esque character of Francisco de Miranda. He pretty much went everywhere and met everybody. Just like Glen! 

Direct download: miranda.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 2:48pm EDT

The week LISTENER REQUEST MONTH ROLLS ON with Bry and Glen discussing historical Micro-States! They ARE the real thing!

Direct download: rumptwo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 2:51pm EDT

Listener Request Month continues as Bry and Glen try to find the truth behind the Knights of the Golden Circle! There really ain't much! 

Direct download: kgc.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 12:38pm EDT

This week Listener Request Month continues with Bry and Glen discussing the six major political parties of the Weimar Republic and speculate wildly as to why they failed to resist...well, you know the rest...

 

Direct download: weimar.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 12:44pm EDT

This week Bry and Glen dive into LISTENER REQUEST MONTH and discuss the West African OYO EMPIRE! 

Direct download: Oyo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 1:35pm EDT

This week Bry and Glen discuss the end of both the Yugoslavian Civil War and Milosevic! Other BIG ANNOUNCEMENTS AWAIT YOU! Don't forget to get your requests in! 

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Direct download: yugofinal.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 12:35pm EDT

Lighter on the jokes this week, but Bry and Glen soldier on for a discussion on one of history's bleakest events: The Siege of Sarajevo.

Direct download: Sarajevo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 1:18pm EDT

WE'RE BACK BABY! On this episode Bry and Glen discuss the 10 days that changed Yugoslavia forever. 

Direct download: tentwo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 1:01pm EDT