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A weekly podcast where the dark, and sometimes weird, true stories in American politics are discussed.

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  • Episode 52: End of Year Special!

    December 23rd, 2020  |  Season 1  |  2 hrs 10 mins
    anthony weiner, best of, buddy cianci, elvis presley, guests, lyndon b. johnson, michael burgess, mucksters, newt gingrich, richard nixon, rod blagojevich, ronald reagan, special episode, the muck podcast
  • Li'l Muck Episode 16: Shevrin Jones

    December 18th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  16 mins 23 secs
    dignity act, florida politics, florida senate, florida senator, local politics, politics, shevrin jones, tammy jackson act
  • Episode 51: Welcome to The Bell Jar | Thomas Eagleton and George Ryan

    December 16th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  53 mins 46 secs
    american politics, corrupt, george ryan, governor, illinois, illinois politics, missouri, missouri politics, operation safe road, politics, senator, thomas eagleton, true crime, us politics, us senator, willis family
  • Episode 50: Pilgrims are Murderers | Thibodaux Massacre and William Blount

    December 9th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 6 mins
    louisiana politics, north carolina politics, samuel douglas mcenery, tennessee politics, thibodaux massacre, us senate, william blount
  • Li'l Muck Episode 15: Nik Harris

    December 4th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  33 mins 58 secs
    consumer advocate, dolphin democrats, elections, florida department of agriculture, human rights campaign, lgbtq democratic caucus, national community engagement, nik harris, shenika harris, women & leadership council
  • Episode 49: What Took You So Long? | Arnold Schwarzenegger and Robert Hanssen

    December 2nd, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 13 mins
    american politics, arnold schwarzenegger, california, corrupt, fbi, fbi agent, politics, robert hanssen, spy, true crime, us politics, virginia
  • Episode 48: Run, Bitch! | Charles Sharpe and Leo Ryan

    November 25th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 18 mins
    agriculture commissioner, american politics, california, charles sharpe, cockfighting, corrupt, jim jones, leo ryan, people's temple, politics, south carolina, true crime, us politics
  • Li'l Muck Episode 14: Jason Blank

    November 20th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  27 mins 10 secs
    2020 election, american politics, corrupt, donald trump, elections, jason blank, politics, scotus, us elections, us politics, vote by mail
  • Episode 47: Hey, Hey, Hey Goodbye! | Teapot Dome Scandal and New Hampshire Phone Jamming Scandal

    November 18th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  48 mins 39 secs
    albert fall, allen raymond, american politics, charles mcgee, corrupt, james tobin, new hampshire phone jamming scandal, new hampshire politics, oil, politics, teapot dome scandal, true crime, us politics
  • Episode 46: Wheels Up, Rings Off | Secret Service Scandal and Dianna Duran

    November 11th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 4 mins
    american politics, campaign fraud, corrupt, dianna duran, new mexico, new mexico senate, politics, secret service, sex scandal, south american summit, true crime, us politics
  • Li'l Muck Episode 13: Alfredo Olvera

    November 6th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  40 mins 14 secs
    2020 election, alfredo olvera, american politics, broward county, corrupt, democratic party, dolphin democrats, donald trump, florida, florida politics, politics, us politics
  • Episode 45: Way To Go, Girl | The 1876 Election and Duncan D. Hunter

    November 4th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 17 mins
    american politics, campaign fraud, compromise of 1877, constitutional crisis, corrupt, duncan d. hunter, election of 1876, politics, reconstruction, rutherford b. hayes, samuel j. tilden, scandal, true crime, ulysses s. grant, us house of representatives, us politics
  • Episode 44: Grateful Dead, People | Sam Houston and Mike Pence and the Indiana AIDS Crisis

    October 28th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 8 mins
    aids crisis, american politics, cherokee, corrupt, indiana governor, mike pence, politics, sam houston, tennessee politics, true crime, us house of representatives, us politics, vice president pence
  • Li'l Muck Episode 12: Harold Pryor

    October 23rd, 2020  |  Season 1  |  27 mins 30 secs
    broward county, diversity, florida politics, harold pryor, racial justice, social justice, state attorney
  • Episode 43: Freedom is the Cure | Matt Shea and Bull Connor

    October 21st, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 1 min
    american politics, biblical war, birmingham alabama, birmingham riots, bull connor, civil rights movement, corrupt, domestic terrorism, freedom riders, manifesto, matt shea, mlk, politics, true crime, us politics, washington house of representatives, washington politics
  • Episode 42: Two Screaming Women | Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    October 14th, 2020  |  Season 1  |  1 hr 7 mins
    dc politics, dissent, gender equality, justice ginsburg, notorious rbg, rbg, ruth bader ginsburg, scotus