The Lesser Bonapartes

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 EST

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 EST

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! 

thelesserbonapartes@gmail.com

@lesserpodcast 

 

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

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST