The Lesser Bonapartes (history)

On this episode we explore the ideas of Dobrica Cosic and the Kosovo riots of 1981 and how they, yes, eventually, lead to the Yugoslavian Civil War! 

Direct download: cosic.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 1:16pm EDT

On this special BONUS episode ("Bonus" with a "U", for the fans!) Bry and Glen discuss the between war "Kingdom" period of Yugoslavia. And why that was bullocks. 

Direct download: kingdom.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 4:54pm EDT

On this episode David and Glen turn the chairs FORWARD, put on the corduroy jackets with the elbow patches, stroke their beards thoughtfully, and discuss the myriad ideas that tore apart and unified the Balkans at the SAME TIME! 

Direct download: turan.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 1:52pm EDT

The new series is here! On this episode, David and Glen discuss the power of the Battle of Kosovo and it's modern day resonance as a piece of nationalistic propaganda. That's because no one knows exactly what happened! 

Direct download: kosovo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 11:40am EDT

Before we dive into the official series Glen sat down to have a conversation with YouTube star Barbara Horvath to discuss her memories of growing up in Slovenia in the aftermath of the war, current European attitudes toward the conflict, and why Glen doesn't seem to know the difference between Central and Eastern Europe! 

Find Barbara at:

https://www.youtube.com/user/Barbara4u2c

Direct download: barbar4u2c.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 4:06pm EDT

Glen was sick for a week! This ground the gears of the assembly line at Boner HQ to a screeching halt! But, before we course-correct, Glen turned the necessity of a lack of a prepared episode into a new feature and an introduction to the new series! Behold: GLONZO!

Direct download: glonzo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 1:19pm EDT

This week Glen is joined by special guest Bry for a grab-bag of weird popes! Trust me. It gets weird.

Direct download: popeshow.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 1:08pm EDT

Including bonus content this is without a doubt our longest series yet. Thannnnnks Regan! Join us as we discuss the tumultuous reign of Richard II, the true LAST PLANTAGENET! 

Direct download: richtwo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 11:16am EDT

On this episode David and Glen present a SUPER-SIZE EDITION of Edward III, The Black Prince, The Black Death, The 100 Years War, and...did we miss anything? Probably... 

Direct download: edthree.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 1:12pm EDT

On this episode David and Glen discuss the controversial reign of Edward II. Was he as bad as people say. The answer, as with most historical figures, is a resounding "Maaaaaaaybe?"

Direct download: edtwo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 2:46pm EDT