The Lesser Bonapartes
The James Gang Part IV - Dingus Conned

On the final episode in the James Gang series, Daniel and Glen give you the rootinest, tootinest send-off to the Reconstruction, The Old West, and that terrible grapefruit ale Glen decided to drink during the recording. Farewell, Jesse, we *hardly* knew ya! 

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Category:history -- posted at: 2:33pm EST

The James Gang Part III - Jesse & the R.I.P.pers

On this, our third exciting installment on Jesse James and The James Gang, Daniel and Glen move that they be fully exonerated from all Crimes Against Podcasting. Any yellow journalists out there willing to take this on?

Direct download: jesse3.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 2:14pm EST

The James Gang Part II - Feeling Gallatin's Pull

On this episode Daniel and Glen discuss the resurgence of confederate sympathy in Missouri. Also: The Famous James Gang more or less botches a famous robbery. And Daniel breaks down the Reconstruction in fifteen minutes! Take that, Burns!

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Direct download: james2.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 8:29pm EST

The James Gang Part I - Missouri Loves Company

In the first part of their new series Glen and Daniel set off on their own and discover a Civil War that was worse than The Civil War. Glen's identity crisis comes free with admission. 

 

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Direct download: jesse1.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 2:21pm EST

On this episode Daniel and Glen discuss their favorite quack remedies throughout the ages. Spoiler alert: It was mostly heroin. 

Direct download: quack.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 2:26pm EST

The Ashante Empire Part III - Don't you want a Fante?

An entire episode in drum language. 

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Category:history -- posted at: 10:06am EST

The Ashanti Empire Part II - Kumasi, Comme Ca

On this second episode of a multi-part series on the Ashanti Empire, Daniel and Glen go into "cool teacher" mode and rap about their favorite aspects of Ashanti life and culture. Bring your own yam!

Direct download: ashanti2.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 3:17pm EST

The Ashanti Empire Part I - Ghana Make You Sweat

On this episode Daniel and Glen do a deep dive into a new miniseries where they will most assuredly lose their minds. Fun, won't you?

Direct download: ashanti1.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 6:48pm EST

Procopius; Sex & Violence

On this episode Daniel and Glen set a little mood lighting, turn the hats backwards, and have an "adult conversation" about one of history's dirtiest biographies.

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Category:history -- posted at: 1:44pm EST

The Greater Bonapartes Part VII - Napoleon's Waterloo

On this episode, surely to be remembered as the definitive word on the definitive battle of the Napoleonic War, Daniel and Glen return from exile on the Isle of Elba and put their feet up and sit out trying to figure out whatever the heck Napoleon was thinking. Now with more ABBA jokes!

Direct download: waterloo.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 2:47pm EST