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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 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
  • Episode 109: According to the Bylaws | Strom Thurmond and Megan Barry

    February 2nd, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 17 mins
  • Episode 108: Sting Like a Bee | Ken Harycki and Muhammed Ali

    January 26th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 6 mins
    activism, american politics, boxing, cassius clay, conscientious objector, corrupt, draft, heavyweight champion, ken harycki, mayor, muhammed ali, politics, protest, scam, stillwater, tax evasion, tax fraud, true crime, us politics, vietnam
  • Episode 107: A Bunch of Schmos | Operation Greylord and Kathy Augustine

    January 19th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 2 mins
    american politics, bribery, cook county, corrupt, fbi, illinois, judiciary, kathy augustine, murder, nevada politics, operation greylord, politics, public corruption, representative, state controller, suspicious death, true crime, undercover, us politics, usps
  • Li'l Muck Episode 40: Denise Horland

    January 14th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  26 mins 24 secs
    advocacy, city of plantation, civics, denise horland, florida politics, local politics, public service, voter education, women in politics
  • Episode 106: Stay Out of the Ocean | Wyatt Outlaw & the Kirk Holden War and George Q. Cannon

    January 12th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 11 mins
    american politics, civil war, commissioner, constable, corrupt, delegate, george q. cannon, graham nc, insurrection, kirk-holden war, kkk, lds, lynching, mormon church, murder, plural marriage, politics, polygamy, slavery, true crime, us politics, utah
  • Episode 105: Ghosts, bitch | Priscilla Giddings and Bradford Bishop

    January 5th, 2022  |  Season 3  |  1 hr 7 mins
    american politics, bethesda, bradford bishop, censure, corrupt, family annihilator, fbi, foreign service, house representative, idaho, most wanted, murder, politics, priscilla giddings, sexual assault, true crime, us air force, us diplomat, us politics, washington dc
  • Episode 104: Take a Break

    December 29th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  41 mins 3 secs
    end of year special, podcast family, podcast love, politics, q&a, year ahead
  • Episode 103: Fish in a Barrel | Fred Hampton and Lauren Boebert

    December 22nd, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 20 mins
    american politics, black panthers, colorado, corrupt, counterintelligence program, covid-19, fbi, fred hampton, herbert hoover, house representative, illinois, islamophobia, lauren boebert, murder, politics, qanon, rainbow coalition, second amendment, true crime, twitter, us house, us politics
  • Episode 102: Talk Dirty to Me | Steve Rocco and Leonard Peltier

    December 15th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 4 mins
    american indian movement, american politics, clemency, conspiracy theories, corrupt, fbi, federal officers, indigenous rights, ketchup trial, leonard peltier, orange county, pine ridge indian reservation, political prisoner, politics, prison escape, santa ana, school board, shoot out, south dakota, steve rocco, the partnership, true crime, us politics
  • Episode 101: This Is Not A Threat | Captain Ian Fishback and Sheriff Joe Arpaio

    December 8th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 40 mins
    american politics, arizona politics, chain gang, corrupt, geneva conventions, ian fishback, immigration, inhumane, joe arpaio, john mccain, mistreatment, politics, prisoner abuse, racial profiling, sheriff, special forces. war on terror, tent city, torture, true crime, us army, us politics
  • Li'l Muck Episode 39: Desmond Meade

    December 3rd, 2021  |  Season 2  |  24 mins 31 secs
    amendment 4, desmond meade, florida politics, florida rights coalition, local politics, returning citizens, voter rights