The Lesser Bonapartes

On this episode Glen and Kris discuss the end of the Soviet/Afghanistan war, the rise of the Taliban, and how this relates to The October Revolution, WWII, and Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic.

Direct download: afghannine.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 3:23pm EDT

Before the finale this Saturday enjoy a laid-back "hats backward" episode with David as we discuss some more Pashtun myths and legends!

Direct download: afghaneight.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 11:55am EDT

A little more lambskin in the game this week and David and Glen discuss the "Golden Age" of Afghanistan and the tragic circumstances of "Ghost Bay"

Direct download: afghansix.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 12:09pm EDT

Three Cheers to the three gentlement discussing today's morbid stories about the Afghanistan war, involving the Soviet Union and its citizens. Special guest - a living Soviet Union citizen with experience of the time!

 

 

Direct download: Twentieth-Century_Afghanistan_V_-_Cargo_200.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 3:07pm EDT

On this episode, David and Glen dive even deeper into Afghanistan culture and myth-making! Wait, THAT was the start of the "Golden Age"?!

Direct download: afghanfourmp.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:40pm EDT

On this episode, Glen takes a solo turn at the mic to describe the narrative of President Jimmy Carter and the US response to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan.

Direct download: afghanthree.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 11:34am EDT

On this episode, Glen is joined by Boner David to discuss Afghanistani culture and the early 20th century political. Catch it!

Direct download: afghantwo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 11:05am EDT

Twentieth-Century Afghanistan I - Rambo III

On this, the first episode of our most ambitious series since the last one, we welcome back Kristaps of the Eastern Border podcast to discuss the causes and immediate aftermath of the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan! Word War I on Wednesday

Direct download: afghanone.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 2:09pm EDT

Common Scents

While we're prepping the next series Glen stops to do a little group therapy with himself. We also bring back Kristaps! This episode might be cathartic for you. It might piss you off. You might just not care. You can always skip it and wait until Saturday! Political punditry is just another scam.

Direct download: politicalshow.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 4:38pm EDT

The Republic of Venice VI - The Style Council

On this episode, we say goodbye to Daniel again for the first time and goodbye to Venice. Hello, Goodbye, Venice!

Direct download: venicesix.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 8:42am EDT