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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 63: Cold Cash Jefferson | Jim Jordan and William Jefferson

    March 10th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 7 mins
    american politics, bribery, corrupt, dr. strauss, ethics, fbi raid, investigative committee, jim jordan, ohio, ohio university wrestling scandal, politics, scandal, tea party, true crime, us house of representatives, us politics, william jefferson
  • Episode 62: Campaign American Style | Solomon Sol Wachtler and Jason Ravnsborg

    March 3rd, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 13 mins
    driving while distracted, harassment, hypocrisy, jason ravnsborg, joy silverman, kidnapping, new york, new york court of appeals, new york elite, sol wachtler, south dakota, south dakota attorney general, vehicular manslaughter
  • Li'l Muck Episode 21: Emmanuel George

    February 26th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  36 mins 26 secs
    black broward film project, black history, emmanuel george, florida history, gentrification, legends of broward, local history, sistrunk-a-fair
  • Episode 61: Spectator to Horror | Greg Abbott and Walter Clark

    February 24th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 40 mins
    american politics, attorney general, broward county, broward county sheriff, corrupt, gambling, greg abbott, politics, racism, rubin stacy, texas, true crime, us politics, walter clark
  • Episode 60: We Got Receipts | Orval Faubus and Lang Holland

    February 17th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 3 mins
    american politics, arkansas, arkansas politics, brown v boe, conspiracy theories, corrupt, lang holland, little rock crisis, little rock nine, marshall, orval faubus, ozarks, parler app, politics, qanon, segregation, true crime, us politics
  • Li'l Muck Episode 20: Helen Butler

    February 12th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  23 mins 50 secs
    community engagement, elections, georgia coalition for the people's agenda, helen butler, social justice, voter engagement, voter registration
  • Episode 59: Football is Stupid | Ray Nagin and Leon Jordan

    February 10th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 17 mins
    activists, american politics, assassination, corrupt, corruption, freedom inc, green duck tavern, hurricane katrina, kansas city politics, leon jordan, mayor ray nagin, new orleans politics, politics, true crime, us politics
  • Episode 58: Auburn-Haired Amazon | Bob Packwood and The 1917 Bath Riots and Carmelita Torres

    February 3rd, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 24 mins
    american politics, bath riot, carmelita torres, corrupt, history, mayor tom lea, mexico-us border, oregon, politics, robert packwood, true crime, us politics
  • Li'l Muck Episode 19: Red Tide Radio

    January 29th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  48 mins 56 secs
    democratic socialists of america, dsa, florida democrats, florida politics, gerald doherty, red tide radio, thomas kennedy, united we dream
  • Episode 57: Super Secret Boyfriend | Robert Levinson and James Treffinger

    January 27th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 7 mins
    american politics, campaign finance, cia, corrupt, county executive, essex county, fbi, fraud, iran, james treffinger, new jersey, politics, robert levinson, true crime, us politics, washington dc
  • Episode 56: High Crimes and Misdemeanors | William Belknap and Brenda Forman

    January 20th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  59 mins 33 secs
    american politics, brenda forman, bribery, broward county, clerk of courts, corrupt, florida politics, howard forman, iowa, politics, secretary of war, trading post scandal, true crime, us politics, washington dc, william belknap
  • Li'l Muck Episode 18: Caroline Light & Melba V. Pearson

    January 15th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 3 mins
    caroline light, domestic violence, florida politics, gender bias, harvard university, racism, stand your ground
  • Episode 55: Off a Cliff! | Kwame Kilpatrick and Matt Gaetz

    January 13th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 35 mins
    american politics, corrupt, detroit, detroit politics, ethics violation, kwame kilpatrick, matt gaetz, money laundering, murder, nepotism, perjury, politics, true crime, us house of representatives, us politics, xenophobia
  • Episode 54: Oink Oink, Bitch | Raimundo Atesiano and Pork Chop Gang

    January 6th, 2021  |  Season 2  |  55 mins 20 secs
    american politics, biscayne park, charley johns, conspiracy, corrupt, corruption, florida governor, florida legislative investigation committee, florida politics, florida senate, florida senator, lavender scare, police chief, politics, raimundo atesiano, red scare, true crime, us politics
  • Li'l Muck Episode 17: Nancy Metayer

    January 1st, 2021  |  Season 2  |  29 mins 1 sec
    activism, advocacy, city commissioner, city council, coral springs, environmentalism, florida politics, nancy metayer
  • Episode 53: First Political Trick | John Edwards and Roger Stone

    December 30th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 28 mins
    2016 election, american politics, collusion, corrupt, extramarital affair, john edwards, love child, north carolina politics, political operative, politics, roger stone, sex scandal, true crime, us politics, wikileaks