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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 123: See You in Hell | ROE vs. Wade and Abortion in America

    May 11th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 28 mins
    abortion, abortion rights, american politics, history, history of abortion, politics, roe v wade, scotus, supreme court, true crime, us politics
  • Episode 122: Just Call Me Tina | Crystal City, Texas and Wynn Bruce

    May 4th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 14 mins
    american politics, bribery, climate activist, climate change, climate grief, corrupt, corruption, crystal city, earth day, fbi, gambling ring, pay to play, politics, protest, scandal, scotus, self immolation, supreme court, texas, true crime, us politics
  • Episode 121: I Hate You | Congressman Mel Reynolds and Diplomat John Patterson

    April 27th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 10 mins
    american politics, bank fraud, bobby joe keesee, conman, corrupt, fbi, fraud, fraudster, illinois, illinois politics, john patterson, kidnapping, mexico, murder, murderer, politics, sex scandal, sexual misconduct, true crime, us diplomat, us politics
  • Episode 120: Fuck Those Kids | William Hart and Congressman John Rose

    April 20th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 24 mins
    agriculture, american politics, antigay, common law marriage, corrupt, corruption, detroit, detroit politics, embezzlement, marriage rights, may december romance, police chief, politics, scam, tennessee politics, true crime, us politics, william hart
  • Episode 119: Never Rah Rah Women | Alien Property Custodian and Melissa Lucio

    April 13th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 30 mins
    alien property custodian, american politics, bribery, child abuse, corrupt, death penalty, discrimination, domestic violence, melissa lucio, patents, physical abuse, politics, racism, sexual abuse, stolen goods, texas, true crime, us government, us patents, us politics, ww1, ww2
  • Episode 118: GOP Refugees | Marcus Foster and Stan Jones

    April 6th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 11 mins
    american politics, blue, california, colloidal silver, corrupt, marcus foster, montana, oakland, papa smurf, patty hearst, perennial candidate, politics, sla, stan jones, symbionese liberation army, terrorist group, true crime, us politics, y2k
  • Episode 117: Dead Daddy's Money | Martha Mitchell and James Henry Hammond

    March 30th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 19 mins
    abolitionist, american politics, attorney general, corrupt, james henry hammond, john mitchell, martha mitchell, martha the mouth, political secrets, politics, racist, rape, richard nixon, sex scandal, sexual assault, slavery, south carolina, south carolina politics, sucessionist, true crime, us politics, washington dc, watergate
  • Episode 116: Eat a Dick | Violence Against Female Politicians and Fragging during Vietnam

    March 23rd, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 18 mins
    american politics, corrupt, elect women, fragging, harassment, politics, protect women, soldiers, threats, true crime, us military, us politics, vietnam, vietnam war, violence against women, war, war crimes, women in politics
  • Episode 115: W.I.N.O. | Duke Cunningham and Emma Goldman

    March 16th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 16 mins
    american politics, anarchy, bribery, corruption, duke cunningham, emma goldman, feminist, haymarket affair, intersectionality, mother earth magazine, pay to play, politics, san diego, true crime, us congressman, us politics
  • Episode 114: Vienna Sausage Fingers | Tracie Hunter and David Wu

    March 9th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 11 mins
    american politics, congressman, corrupt, corruption, david wu, fraud, hamilton county, judge, juvenile court, ohio politics, oregon, politics, power balance, racism, sexual assault, tracie hunter, true crime, us congress, us politics, violence
  • Li'l Muck Episode 42: Favianna Rodriguez

    March 4th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  22 mins 38 secs
    advocacy, advocate, arts, center for cultural power, climate justice, cultural campaigns, cultural equity, favianna rodriguez, gender justice, interview, organizer, philanthropy, social justice
  • Episode 113: Short and Sour | Lynwood Vikings and Daniel Peggs

    March 2nd, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 21 mins
    altoona school district, american politics, california, child trafficking, corrupt, daniel peggs, deputy gangs, fbi, gang violence, la county, la police, lynwood vikings, murder, politics, racism, sex offender, sexual predator, torture, true crime, us politics
  • Episode 112: By Hook or By Crook | Bruce's Beach and Mildred Fish-Harnack

    February 23rd, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 33 mins
    american politics, bruce's beach, california, communism, corrupt, eminent domain, germany, hitler, kkk, la county, manhattan beach, mildred fish-harnack, nazi, nazi resistance, politics, racism, reparations, spy, stolen land, true crime, underground, us politics, willa and charles bruce, ww2
  • Episode 111: Co-host Secrets | Howard Stern and Chaney, Goodman, and Schwerner.

    February 16th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 23 mins
    american politics, chaney, civil rights, corrupt, fcc, goodman, governor, howard stern, kkk, missing, mississippi, mississippi burning, murder, new york, politics, schwerner, shock jock, sirius xm, true crime, us politics, white supremacy
  • Li'l Muck Episode 41: Emmanuel George

    February 11th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  27 mins 3 secs
    archivist, attucks high school, black history, documentary, florida history, florida schools, history, local artist, oral history, segregation
  • Episode 110: Petty Ass Bitches | Medgar Evers and the Petticoat Affair

    February 9th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 22 mins
    american politics, andrew jackson, assassination, civil rights, corrupt, firebombing, jfk, john eaton, medgar evers, mississippi, murder, myrlie evers, peggy eaton, petticoat affair, politics, scandal, shunning, true crime, us politics, washington dc