The Lesser Bonapartes

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST

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 EST

The Republic of Venice V - Cretan Hop

On this episode, Daniel and Glen discuss the decline(?) and fall(?) of two of the great superpowers of the early modern age. And we welcome the return of bad-ass "Pretend Time"! Something for everyone!

Direct download: venicefive.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 3:34pm EST

The Republic of Venice IV - Leave it to Besieger

On this episode of The Most Serene Podcast, Daniel and Glen discuss The Black Death, The Plague Doctor, and The Fall of Byzantium. No, that's not the line-up of The 2017 Maryland Death Fest.

Direct download: venicefour.mp3
Category:history -- posted at: 9:03am EST