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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 139: The Rona | David Byrd and Paul Powell

    September 7th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  48 mins 8 secs
    american politics, corrupt, david byrd, hidden cash, illinois politics, metoo, paul powell, politics, secret stash, sexual abuse, shoebox scandal, speaker of the house, tennessee, tennessee politics, true crime, us politics
  • Li'l Muck Episode 46: Lindsay Pollard

    September 2nd, 2022  |  Season 3  |  47 mins 53 secs
    diverse strategy group, fundraising, grassroots, lindsay pollard, local politics, local politics matter, political campaigns
  • Episode 138: Come on Grasshopper! | Yetta Bornstein and Gretchen Whitmer

    August 31st, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 36 mins
    domestic terrorists, election hoax, elections, fbi, fbi sting, gretchen whitmer, kidnapping, michigan politics, prank, presidential candidate, presidential election, white house, wolverine watchmen, yetta bronstein
  • Episode 137: Dingle Dangle | John Conyers and Gordon Klingenschmitt.

    August 24th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 12 mins
    american politics, anti-gay, bigotry, colorado politics, congressman, corrupt, evangelical, exorcist, john conyers, metoo, michigan, michigan politics, politics, resignation, right wing radical, sexual harassment, true crime, us politics, workplace harassment
  • Episode 136: Hell of a Pie | Phyllis Schlafly and Joel-Lehi Organista

    August 17th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 21 mins
    activist, child abuse, conservative, corrupt, equal rights amendment, era, fbi, latinx, lds, local politics, nationalist, phyllis schlafly, politics, porn, republican party, school board member, true crime, us politics, utah, utah politics
  • Episode 135: We're Broken | The Cherry Sisters and Greg Peterson

    August 10th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  54 mins 48 secs
    american politics, arrest, assault, cherry sisters, corrupt, fair use, freedom of the press, gop fundraiser, kidnapping, legal precedent, libel, politics, true crime, us politics, utah politics, vaudeville
  • Episode 134: Sfogliatelle and Coffee | Dale Massad and Ginni Thomas

    August 3rd, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 23 mins
    american politics, attempted murder, clarence thomas, conspiracy theories, corrupt, dale massad, drug use, florida politics, ginni thomas, insurrection, january 6th, mayor, obstruction of justice, politics, port richey, qanon, scotus, true crime, us politics
  • Classic Episode: D-E-D | Hawaii's Illegal Occupation and Vincent "Buddy" Cianci

    July 27th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  56 mins 30 secs
    buddy cianci, hawaii, hawaii politics, hawaiian invasion, hawaiian monarch, prince of providence, providence politics, providence rhode island, queen lili‘uokalani, rhode island politics, unlawful occupation, us invasion, vincent buddy cianci
  • Episode 133: Whaddya Gonna Do? | Great Molasses Flood and Jimmy Dimora

    July 20th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min
    american politics, boston, bribery, cleveland, corrupt, corruption, false statements, fbi, fbi raid, great molasses flood, jimmy dimora, molasses, mucky, north end, ohio politics, pay to play, politics, true crime, us politics
  • Li'l Muck Episode 45: Senator Lauren Book

    July 15th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  40 mins 40 secs
    abortion access, florida democrats, florida politics, florida senate, lauren's kids, learning with dignity bill, senator lauren book
  • Episode 132: Husband's Property | James Turner and Alice Roosevelt Longworth

    July 13th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 2 mins
    alice roosevelt longworth, american politics, conspiracy, corrupt, drug sting, first daughter, funny women, james turner, outspoken, political rival, politics, set up, society woman, true crime, us politics
  • Episode 131: Float, Bitch. Float. | Clela Rorex and the Army of God

    July 6th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 1 min
    abortion, anti-abortion violence, army of god, bombings, boulder co, boulder county clerk, clela rorex, evangelicals, kidnapping, lgbtq marriage, lgbtq rights, murder, radicals
  • Li'l Muck Episode 44: Jennifer Driver

    July 1st, 2022  |  Season 3  |  31 mins 20 secs
    abortion, abortion access, jennifer driver, reproductive health, roe vs. wade, state innovation exchange
  • Episode 130: Post Roe World

    June 29th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 5 mins
    abortion access, birth control access, fund abortion, lgbtq rights, post roe world, post-roe, protect women, reproductive rights, roe vs. wade, scotus, women's rights
  • Episode 129: That's the Situation | Larry Kramer and George Rekers

    June 22nd, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 23 mins
    activist, aids, aids crisis, anti-gay, conversion therapy, escort, feminine boy project, florida politics, george rekers, hiv, homophobic, larry kramer, lgbtq, lgbtq rights, new york, rentboy, scandal
  • Li'l Muck Episode 43: Wesley Davis

    June 17th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  39 mins 35 secs
    don't say gay, equality florida, interview, lgbtq, lgbtq rights, politics, wesley davis