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The Bitchery of History

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Celebrating the women who made history, only to be forgotten by it, best friends Max and Allison discuss badass heroines every Monday morning like two kids at the back of the bus. All of Season 1 now streaming at Podomatic.com and on the Podomati...Show More
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1:04:26 | Aug 26th

This week, recorded live at The Complex Hollywood in Los Angeles, California, Max and Allison tell the stories of two women who shattered expectations. The first, a soldier whose short life brought her worldwide fame, did all she could to save her ho...Show More

42:13 | Aug 26th

The third annual Bitches Get Personal! Recorded live in The Ruby at The Complex Theaters Los Angeles on August 22, 2019. Tickets for show two available at www.itspersonalonstage.com / Performers: Chloé Godard - Who do you Think You Are; Ariel ...Show More

55:26 | Aug 19th

This week, Allison and Max are joined by Liz and Riley to discuss 3 women who ignored the probable to do the impossible. The first, a woman who single-mindedly pursued her childhood passion, shattered a glass ceiling; the second, a legend and goddess...Show More

16:34 | Aug 19th

This week (August 22nd) is the first showing of the third annual Bitches Get Personal. Liz Kummer Guck and Riley Billingsley joined Allison and Max on the podcast and, near the end of each episode, discussed the show and what you can expect when sitt...Show More

1:11:25 | Aug 12th

This week, Max and Allison are joined by Liz and Riley to discuss 3 women who defied the expectations of their time. The first, a queen whose life could fill 10 seasons of a cable tv show, kept Europe on its toes with her every move; the second, a wo...Show More

34:43 | Jun 3rd

This week, Allison and Max discuss two sovereigns whose reigns changed the course of history. The first, the longest ruler in Russian History, presided over a revitalization of Russia that brought it into a new age; the second, the first Habsburg in ...Show More

40:12 | May 20th

This week, Max and Allison discuss two ladies who ruled over ancient Egypt. The first, a queen whose successors tried to erase from history, was both mortal ruler and godlike presence; the second, one of the most famous woman in all of ancient histor...Show More

31:56 | May 6th

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who did what no man had done before. The first, a queen who brought Palmyra to its height in the 4th century, took power on her own terms; the second, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, became an ...Show More

50:42 | Apr 22nd

This week, for our 100th Episode, Allison and Max discuss two women could not have been more different. The first, one of only two women to have been married to one US President and mother to another, was a vocal advocate for the causes she believed ...Show More

26:31 | Mar 31st

In honor of the last day of Women's History Month 2019, four of the ladies behind The Bitchery of History got together for a round table discussion on where the women's movement is now and where it still needs to go. / Intro and Ad Music provided ...Show More

07:22 | Mar 30th

Modeled after the Declaration of Independence and signed in 1848 by 68 women and 32 men, The Declaration of Sentiments came out of the first women's rights convention held in the United States. Spoken by Allison Powell, Janette Danielson, Sydney Tann...Show More

02:53 | Mar 29th

Sojourner Truth's best-known speech, delivered at the Ohio Women’s Rights Convention in Akron, Ohio in 1851, was delivered off the top of her head. Spoken by Kelsey Packwood, these are her words. / Find more info on It's Personal at http://www.its...Show More

05:12 | Mar 28th

In 1914, Nellie McClung took part in a mock Women’s Parliament playing the role of the Conservative Premier of Manitoba. Spoken by Chloé Godard, these are her words. / Find more info on It's Personal at http://www.itspersonalonstage.com/ / Intr...Show More

08:59 | Mar 27th

In 1837, Sarah Grimké wrote a series of 15 Letters on the Equality of the Sexes. Spoken by Emily Dorsett, from the second of those 15, these are her words. / Find more info on It's Personal at http://www.itspersonalonstage.com/ / Intro and Ad M...Show More

14:59 | Mar 26th

In 1995, Hillary Clinton gave a speech to the United Nations 4th World Conference on Women that is seen to this day as a seminal moment in Women’s History. Spoken by Riley Billingsley, these are her words. / Find more info on It's Personal at http...Show More

11:10 | Mar 25th

On the day of her birthday in 2013, Malala gave a speech to the United Nations General Assembly. Spoken by Liz Kummer, these are her words. / Find more info on It's Personal at http://www.itspersonalonstage.com/ / Intro and Ad Music provided by...Show More

01:46 | Mar 24th

Happy Sunday y'all! Max here with some info on a slight change to this week's episode. / Find more info on It's Personal at http://www.itspersonalonstage.com/ / Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com / Logo Art by Lauren Cierzan / Joi...Show More

30:14 | Mar 18th

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two Badass Bitches from Asia. One gave birth to a form of writing that would eventually give us epics like Game of Thrones and Lord of the Rings; The other pulled herself up by the bootstraps, all the wa...Show More

34:28 | Mar 10th

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who shed light on the world around them. The first, an investigative journalist and relentless civil rights advocate, became, arguably, the loudest anti-lynching crusader in US history; the second, a docto...Show More

29:27 | Mar 4th

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two Badass Bitches from Eastern Europe. One is a battle hardened tank driver from World War II and the other ushered the Kingdom of Georgia into its golden age in the early 13th century: Mariya Oktyabrsk...Show More

38:47 | Feb 25th

This week, Allison and Max discuss two women who did the impossible. The first, a girl born in a remote Russian village, became the first woman to go into space; the second, a lady whose life had been marred by one misfortune after another, suddenly ...Show More

40:05 | Feb 18th

This week, we’re pulling one from the vaults as Max and Allison discuss two women who changed the course of history. The first, a girl born to the bear keeper of Constantinople, climbed her way up to the pinnacle of society and became one of the most...Show More

36:16 | Feb 4th

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who wrote their way into the history books. The first, a dame of the British empire, holds several Guinness World Record for her prolific number of published romantic works; the second, arguably the mot...Show More

1:03:19 | Jan 21st

This week, Allison, Max, and Janette talk about three women who conquered their obstacles and then some. The first, the brain behind the triumph of Hearst Castle and over 200 other buildings still standing today, was California’s first licensed femal...Show More

34:42 | Jan 7th

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who put everything on the line for their countries. The first, a queen celebrated in India to this day, rode into battle with a sword in each hand and her son tied behind her back; the second, long time...Show More

36:21 | Dec 23rd, 2018

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who are more spirit and legend than flesh and blood. The first, a bodhisattva associated with compassion, her name translates to [The One Who] Perceives the Sounds of the World; the second, both a singu...Show More

36:48 | Dec 17th, 2018

This week, Max is joined by Wednesday Martin. The New York Times best-selling author of Primates of Park Avenue discusses history, anthropology, her new book Untrue, and a lady bit about Marlene Dietrich. / Music from BenSound.com / Logo Art by L...Show More

23:20 | Dec 17th, 2018

This episode originally aired February 22, 2016: This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who did it first. The first, a woman who smashed glass ceilings left and right, became the first African American woman to run for president; the seco...Show More

33:10 | Dec 10th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women whose deeds were almost completely carried out unseen and unknown. The first, a woman born into Chinese royalty, finds a life of espionage and intrigue after her family's dispossession; the second, a wo...Show More

32:19 | Nov 26th, 2018

This week, Allison and Max and Allison talk about three medicine women who pushed what was possible. The first, a rising star cut down by a horrible accident, finds her way back up; the second, a woman who lost everything but the clothes on her back,...Show More

26:00 | Nov 12th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison talk about two nordic women who achieved momentous discoveries. The first, an influential noblewoman in her own right, discovered uses for potatoes that are still famous the world around; the second, an influential scientis...Show More

01:11 | Nov 5th, 2018

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13:24 | Nov 5th, 2018

This week, Max is joined by friend-of-the-pod Paulina Garan to discuss her new project #NOFILTER; a new, short-form, documentary series that delves into the unfiltered stories of the people all around us. / Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound....Show More

34:58 | Oct 29th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who changed everything. The first, America's first woman in space, used her platform to educate and inspire; the second, an American raised in Peru, became one of the most famous bullfighters in history...Show More

30:10 | Oct 15th, 2018

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who endured many dangers on their way to breaking barriers. The first, a young girl in the newly desegregated American south, needed a federal escort just to get to school; the second, a woman born and ...Show More

36:58 | Oct 1st, 2018

This week, Max and Allison talk about a colonizer and the colonized. The first, a Buddhist warrior nun, she fought the Chinese as chieftain of her clan; the second, a woman for whom an entire era is named, became Queen of England at the age of 18: An...Show More

43:44 | Sep 17th, 2018

This week, in the first episode of season 4, Allison and Max talk about two women whose reputations were built on the open seas. The first, a woman whose life was upended after the brutal execution of her husband, took her revenge in the English Chan...Show More

52:18 | Sep 10th, 2018

The second annual Bitches Get Personal! Recorded live in The Flight Theater at The Complex on Santa Monica in Los Angeles on September 8th, 2018. itspersonalonstage.com Performers: Anna Snedden - Woman; Emily Dorsett - Doritos; Liz Kummer - Sn...Show More

49:58 | May 28th, 2018

This week, in the last episode of season 3, Allison and Max talk about two women who never quite fit in to the world around them. The first, one of the most well-known artists of the 20th century, lived a life of pain, revolution, and profound impact...Show More

49:58 | May 28th, 2018

This week, in the last episode of season 3, Allison and Max talk about two women who never quite fit in to the world around them. The first, one of the most well-known artists of the 20th century, lived a life of pain, revolution, and profound impact...Show More

51:49 | May 21st, 2018

This week, Allison and Max talk about two Nobel Peace Prize Laureates. The first, awarded her Nobel in 2011, helped end decades of civil war in Liberia through peaceful women-lead resistance; the second, awarded her Nobel in 2004, started a movement ...Show More

51:49 | May 21st, 2018

This week, Allison and Max talk about two Nobel Peace Prize Laureates. The first, awarded her Nobel in 2011, helped end decades of civil war in Liberia through peaceful women-lead resistance; the second, awarded her Nobel in 2004, started a movement ...Show More

32:34 | May 14th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison talk about two military women who defied the expectations of their time. The first, became a professor at Vassar by the time she was 28 and then went on to help lay the foundation for the modern world of computing; the seco...Show More

32:34 | May 14th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison talk about two military women who defied the expectations of their time. The first, became a professor at Vassar by the time she was 28 and then went on to help lay the foundation for the modern world of computing; the seco...Show More

40:54 | May 7th, 2018

This week, Allison and Max discuss two nurses in honor of International Nurses Week! The first, became the first black nurse in America, in the mid 1800's; the second, known around the world as the "lady with the lamp," built her reputation through h...Show More

40:54 | May 7th, 2018

This week, Allison and Max discuss two nurses in honor of International Nurses Week! The first, became the first black nurse in America, in the mid 1800's; the second, known around the world as the "lady with the lamp," built her reputation through h...Show More

57:30 | Apr 30th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who became firsts of their kind. The first, a sharecropper in the Jim Crow south, became a forceful activist on the national stage; the second, an influential activist and lawyer, became the first black wo...Show More

57:30 | Apr 30th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who became firsts of their kind. The first, a sharecropper in the Jim Crow south, became a forceful activist on the national stage; the second, an influential activist and lawyer, became the first black wo...Show More

40:45 | Apr 23rd, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two leaders of the world suffrage movement. The first, a countess my marriage in the Russian Nobility, became an active and vital figure in the battle for Irish independence; the second, one of the mothers of the Am...Show More

40:45 | Apr 23rd, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two leaders of the world suffrage movement. The first, a countess my marriage in the Russian Nobility, became an active and vital figure in the battle for Irish independence; the second, one of the mothers of the Am...Show More

13:23 | Apr 20th, 2018

On Monday, we covered Gurumayi in an episode we've renamed The Physician and The Guru. On Wednesday, Bitchery team member Sydney Tannenbaum sat down with Max, for a discussion about the current head of Siddha Yoga; and how the movement she leads help...Show More

13:23 | Apr 20th, 2018

On Monday, we covered Gurumayi in an episode we've renamed The Physician and The Guru. On Wednesday, Bitchery team member Sydney Tannenbaum sat down with Max, for a discussion about the current head of Siddha Yoga; and how the movement she leads help...Show More

27:56 | Apr 16th, 2018

****Episode contains graphic descriptions of sexual intercourse. Discretion is advised.**** This week, Max and Allison discuss two very different healers. The first, a recluse for the last 14 years, leads thousands around the world to this day; th...Show More

27:56 | Apr 16th, 2018

****Episode contains graphic descriptions of sexual intercourse. Discretion is advised.**** This week, Max and Allison discuss two very different healers. The first, a recluse for the last 14 years, leads thousands around the world to this day; th...Show More

37:16 | Apr 9th, 2018

It's story time on the pod! This week, Max and Allison discuss 4 women whose stories have been part of the canon of fictional badass women for centuries: Thákane, Marguerite de Bressieux, Atalanta, and Europa. Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSo...Show More

37:16 | Apr 9th, 2018

It's story time on the pod! This week, Max and Allison discuss 4 women whose stories have been part of the canon of fictional badass women for centuries: Thákane, Marguerite de Bressieux, Atalanta, and Europa. Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSo...Show More

48:20 | Apr 2nd, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who became larger than life only to meet unfortunate ends. The first, a drag queen who helped shape the modern queer movement, lived most of her life hand-to-mouth on the streets; The second, a 16th centu...Show More

48:20 | Apr 2nd, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who became larger than life only to meet unfortunate ends. The first, a drag queen who helped shape the modern queer movement, lived most of her life hand-to-mouth on the streets; The second, a 16th centu...Show More

32:55 | Mar 26th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who refused to go quietly. The first, a legendary figure in Indonesia, successfully lead a resistance that fought the Dutch for more than 25 years; The second, a student at the University of Munich, helped...Show More

32:55 | Mar 26th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who refused to go quietly. The first, a legendary figure in Indonesia, successfully lead a resistance that fought the Dutch for more than 25 years; The second, a student at the University of Munich, helped...Show More

34:48 | Mar 19th, 2018

This one's for you Zaida. This week, Max and Allison discuss two women on opposite sides of American history. The first, an American spy who was instrumental in the fight against the Nazi's, did it all with her trusty Cuthbert; The second, a Confe...Show More

34:48 | Mar 19th, 2018

This one's for you Zaida. This week, Max and Allison discuss two women on opposite sides of American history. The first, an American spy who was instrumental in the fight against the Nazi's, did it all with her trusty Cuthbert; The second, a Confe...Show More

50:51 | Mar 12th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who knew how to command a room. The first, a woman born into poverty, became an icon around the world; The second, an American legend and folk hero, became the sharpest shooter in the west: Coco Chanel and...Show More

50:51 | Mar 12th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who knew how to command a room. The first, a woman born into poverty, became an icon around the world; The second, an American legend and folk hero, became the sharpest shooter in the west: Coco Chanel and...Show More

11:14 | Mar 5th, 2018

This week, in honor of Women's History Month, we're mixing it up! In this episode, Max and Janette play you 4 deleted clips from this season so far. You'll see we've also released two new Lady Bits and a deleted episode from Season 1! Allison will...Show More

11:14 | Mar 5th, 2018

This week, in honor of Women's History Month, we're mixing it up! In this episode, Max and Janette play you 4 deleted clips from this season so far. You'll see we've also released two new Lady Bits and a deleted episode from Season 1! Allison will...Show More

03:50 | Mar 5th, 2018

Happy Women's History Month! Did you know? Harriet Tubman served the union in the Civil War and made money on the side serving baked goods. Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Subscribe to The Bitcher...Show More

03:50 | Mar 5th, 2018

Happy Women's History Month! Did you know? Harriet Tubman served the union in the Civil War and made money on the side serving baked goods. Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Subscribe to The Bitcher...Show More

04:05 | Mar 5th, 2018

Happy Women's History Month! Did you know Phylis Schlafly served as the inspiration for a character in The Handmaid's Tale? Janette did! Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Subscribe to The Bitchery of...Show More

04:05 | Mar 5th, 2018

Happy Women's History Month! Did you know Phylis Schlafly served as the inspiration for a character in The Handmaid's Tale? Janette did! Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Subscribe to The Bitchery of...Show More

25:18 | Mar 5th, 2018

A rebroadcast of our fifth episode! With the original description: This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two Badass Bitches from France. One is a riot inciting, breast exposing, best selling author and nobel prize nominee; The other is a cro...Show More

25:18 | Mar 5th, 2018

A rebroadcast of our fifth episode! With the original description: This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two Badass Bitches from France. One is a riot inciting, breast exposing, best selling author and nobel prize nominee; The other is a cro...Show More

47:46 | Feb 26th, 2018

This week, in honor of the lives lost in Parkland, Kim and Max talk about two women from Florida. The first, the daughter of a two-time Presidential candidate, became the first female member of Congress from the south; The second, a lifelong activist...Show More

47:46 | Feb 26th, 2018

This week, in honor of the lives lost in Parkland, Kim and Max talk about two women from Florida. The first, the daughter of a two-time Presidential candidate, became the first female member of Congress from the south; The second, a lifelong activist...Show More

45:45 | Feb 19th, 2018

This week, Max and Janette talk about two women whose lives were marred by death and pain. The first, an American icon, lived a wild life; large chunks of which have been missing from her story for far too long. The second, an accomplished writer and...Show More

45:45 | Feb 19th, 2018

This week, Max and Janette talk about two women whose lives were marred by death and pain. The first, an American icon, lived a wild life; large chunks of which have been missing from her story for far too long. The second, an accomplished writer and...Show More

51:06 | Feb 12th, 2018

This week, Allison and Max discuss two incredibly influential women who could not have been more different from one another. The first, Queen consort of Spain and Empress Consort of Brazil, played an active and pivotal role in her husband's reign; Th...Show More

51:06 | Feb 12th, 2018

This week, Allison and Max discuss two incredibly influential women who could not have been more different from one another. The first, Queen consort of Spain and Empress Consort of Brazil, played an active and pivotal role in her husband's reign; Th...Show More

40:10 | Feb 5th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who took history into their own hands. The first, a biologist and career government employee, changed the course of American history while battling cancer; The second, a fierce warrior and revolutionary, c...Show More

40:10 | Feb 5th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women who took history into their own hands. The first, a biologist and career government employee, changed the course of American history while battling cancer; The second, a fierce warrior and revolutionary, c...Show More

31:26 | Jan 29th, 2018

This week, Allison and Max discuss two women whose legacies persist to this day. The first, a legendary figure to the Nigerian people, she helped define the role of women in their islamic society; The second, a low born shrine dancer, created one of ...Show More

31:26 | Jan 29th, 2018

This week, Allison and Max discuss two women whose legacies persist to this day. The first, a legendary figure to the Nigerian people, she helped define the role of women in their islamic society; The second, a low born shrine dancer, created one of ...Show More

03:23 | Jan 22nd, 2018

In a deleted segment from Saturday's Lady Bit, Currie Terrell describes the time he met Oprah at The Grove in Los Angeles. Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Subscribe to The Bitchery of History! umpboh.com @CurrieTerrell

03:23 | Jan 22nd, 2018

In a deleted segment from Saturday's Lady Bit, Currie Terrell describes the time he met Oprah at The Grove in Los Angeles. Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Subscribe to The Bitchery of History! umpboh.com @CurrieTerrell

26:48 | Jan 22nd, 2018

This week, Allison and Max discuss two women whose found great power and influence in their time. The first, a legendary activist and farmworker, she's helped write many pages of modern history; The second, queen in two countries and duchess in her o...Show More

26:48 | Jan 22nd, 2018

This week, Allison and Max discuss two women whose found great power and influence in their time. The first, a legendary activist and farmworker, she's helped write many pages of modern history; The second, queen in two countries and duchess in her o...Show More

09:36 | Jan 20th, 2018

HAPPY WOMEN'S MARCH!!! Host of Let's Chat with Currie Terrell and Bitchery's resident Oprah expert, Currie Terrell stops by to give us a fresh perspective on the lady of the moment: Oprah Winfrey. Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Lo...Show More

09:36 | Jan 20th, 2018

HAPPY WOMEN'S MARCH!!! Host of Let's Chat with Currie Terrell and Bitchery's resident Oprah expert, Currie Terrell stops by to give us a fresh perspective on the lady of the moment: Oprah Winfrey. Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Lo...Show More

05:30 | Jan 20th, 2018

HAPPY WOMEN'S MARCH!!! Did you know that Gloria Steinem has had a long and storied political career? She's been at the head of the pack for decades! Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Subscribe to The...Show More

05:30 | Jan 20th, 2018

HAPPY WOMEN'S MARCH!!! Did you know that Gloria Steinem has had a long and storied political career? She's been at the head of the pack for decades! Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Subscribe to The...Show More

05:40 | Jan 20th, 2018

HAPPY WOMEN'S MARCH!!! Trained extensively in martial arts, this woman helped lead a fiery rebellion that kept Japanese Imperial forces fighting for an entire year: Takeko Nakano. Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney ...Show More

05:40 | Jan 20th, 2018

HAPPY WOMEN'S MARCH!!! Trained extensively in martial arts, this woman helped lead a fiery rebellion that kept Japanese Imperial forces fighting for an entire year: Takeko Nakano. Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney ...Show More

05:45 | Jan 20th, 2018

HAPPY WOMEN'S MARCH!!! Did you know Joan of Arc's martyrdom inspired copycats around the world? Things got kinda crazy... Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Subscribe to The Bitchery of History! u...Show More

05:45 | Jan 20th, 2018

HAPPY WOMEN'S MARCH!!! Did you know Joan of Arc's martyrdom inspired copycats around the world? Things got kinda crazy... Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Subscribe to The Bitchery of History! u...Show More

07:21 | Jan 15th, 2018

A small collection of our favorite bloopers and one or two deleted scenes. All of these clips were first posted to patreon.com/ursulamajor. Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Join the Conversation! ...Show More

07:21 | Jan 15th, 2018

A small collection of our favorite bloopers and one or two deleted scenes. All of these clips were first posted to patreon.com/ursulamajor. Intro and Ad Music provided by BenSound.com Logo Art by Sydney Tannenbaum Join the Conversation! ...Show More

38:53 | Jan 15th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women whose lives were devoted to advancing the common cause. The first, an iconic figure in the American Feminist movement, she has been solely responsible for some of the biggest moments in women's history; Th...Show More

38:53 | Jan 15th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women whose lives were devoted to advancing the common cause. The first, an iconic figure in the American Feminist movement, she has been solely responsible for some of the biggest moments in women's history; Th...Show More

49:06 | Jan 8th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women whose reputations are both, shall we say, less than stellar. The first, a black widow and insurance fraudster, left a trail of bodies wherever she went; The second, a controversial figure in Mexican histor...Show More

49:06 | Jan 8th, 2018

This week, Max and Allison discuss two women whose reputations are both, shall we say, less than stellar. The first, a black widow and insurance fraudster, left a trail of bodies wherever she went; The second, a controversial figure in Mexican histor...Show More

42:59 | Jan 1st, 2018

New Year, New Season! This week, Allison and Max discuss two women who actively worked to change the status quo. The first, a prolific pilot and business woman, came this close to becoming one of the first women in space; The second, an active fighte...Show More

42:59 | Jan 1st, 2018

New Year, New Season! This week, Allison and Max discuss two women who actively worked to change the status quo. The first, a prolific pilot and business woman, came this close to becoming one of the first women in space; The second, an active fighte...Show More

44:09 | Dec 25th, 2017

This week, in a special Christmas episode, Allison and Max discuss the most illustrious woman ever covered on The Bitchery of History. With a story that spans millennia and billions of followers to tell it, she didn't just make history, she gave birt...Show More

44:09 | Dec 25th, 2017

This week, in a special Christmas episode, Allison and Max discuss the most illustrious woman ever covered on The Bitchery of History. With a story that spans millennia and billions of followers to tell it, she didn't just make history, she gave birt...Show More

00:37 | Dec 11th, 2017

With the new year comes a brand new Bitchery of History! Allison and Max, along with the rest of the team, invite you to subscribe and listen to our most exciting season yet. See you soon! umpboh.com @bitcherypodcast @thebitcheryofhistory

00:37 | Dec 11th, 2017

With the new year comes a brand new Bitchery of History! Allison and Max, along with the rest of the team, invite you to subscribe and listen to our most exciting season yet. See you soon! umpboh.com @bitcherypodcast @thebitcheryofhistory

50:15 | Oct 2nd, 2017

This week, in the final episode of season 2, Allison and Max talk about two ladies on the wrong side of the law. The first, a revolutionary born into Russian high society, helped coordinate the assassination of a world leader at the end of the 19th c...Show More

50:15 | Oct 2nd, 2017

This week, in the final episode of season 2, Allison and Max talk about two ladies on the wrong side of the law. The first, a revolutionary born into Russian high society, helped coordinate the assassination of a world leader at the end of the 19th c...Show More

55:06 | Sep 4th, 2017

From the creators of The Bitchery of History comes a BRAND NEW podcast: Bitch With Me! In this inaugural episode, Max, Kim, and Janette discuss Boy Scout shenanigans, the foot in James Cameron's mouth, Taylor Swift's "reinvention," and Katy Perry...Show More

55:06 | Sep 4th, 2017

From the creators of The Bitchery of History comes a BRAND NEW podcast: Bitch With Me! In this inaugural episode, Max, Kim, and Janette discuss Boy Scout shenanigans, the foot in James Cameron's mouth, Taylor Swift's "reinvention," and Katy Perry...Show More

32:33 | Aug 28th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two American legends. The first, a wealthy socialite and alleged murderer, gruesomely terrorized her servants before being chased out of town; The second, a woman who fought tirelessly for justice and equality, b...Show More

32:33 | Aug 28th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two American legends. The first, a wealthy socialite and alleged murderer, gruesomely terrorized her servants before being chased out of town; The second, a woman who fought tirelessly for justice and equality, b...Show More

33:07 | Aug 21st, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who fundamentally changed the world around them. The first, a highborn Japanese woman on the wrong side of a war, is sent to America for 10 years to bring knowledge back to her people; The second, legen...Show More

33:07 | Aug 21st, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who fundamentally changed the world around them. The first, a highborn Japanese woman on the wrong side of a war, is sent to America for 10 years to bring knowledge back to her people; The second, legen...Show More

00:18 | Aug 21st, 2017

In this weeks episode, Max mentioned legendary educator Ume Tsuda as being a contemporary of Sutematsu Oyama. In an extended clip from this weeks episode, Max talks about the school that Ume would go on to found. This clip was first released on t...Show More

00:18 | Aug 21st, 2017

In this weeks episode, Max mentioned legendary educator Ume Tsuda as being a contemporary of Sutematsu Oyama. In an extended clip from this weeks episode, Max talks about the school that Ume would go on to found. This clip was first released on t...Show More

24:45 | Aug 14th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who defied the expectations of their time. The first, a woman of many careers, became a prostitue before becoming a pilot, spy, politician, and best selling author; The second, an outspoken advocate for...Show More

24:45 | Aug 14th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who defied the expectations of their time. The first, a woman of many careers, became a prostitue before becoming a pilot, spy, politician, and best selling author; The second, an outspoken advocate for...Show More

27:12 | Aug 7th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who used their circumstances to rise above the crowd. The first, a mongol princess and granddaughter to Gengis Khan, became one of the most powerful and legendary women of her time; The second, a woman ...Show More

27:12 | Aug 7th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who used their circumstances to rise above the crowd. The first, a mongol princess and granddaughter to Gengis Khan, became one of the most powerful and legendary women of her time; The second, a woman ...Show More

29:48 | Jul 31st, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who refused to let their voices be silenced. The first, a groundbreaking science fiction writer, became the first of her kind to win The MacArthur Genius Grant; The second, a black woman living in apart...Show More

29:48 | Jul 31st, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who refused to let their voices be silenced. The first, a groundbreaking science fiction writer, became the first of her kind to win The MacArthur Genius Grant; The second, a black woman living in apart...Show More

29:58 | Jul 24th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who shattered the glass ceilings above them. The first, a legend both on and off the silver screen, rose to become one of the most powerful women Hollywood has ever known; The second, a grandchild of sl...Show More

29:58 | Jul 24th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who shattered the glass ceilings above them. The first, a legend both on and off the silver screen, rose to become one of the most powerful women Hollywood has ever known; The second, a grandchild of sl...Show More

24:32 | Jul 17th, 2017

A rebroadcast of our very first episode! With the original description: This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of a badass bitch of science and a badass bitch of the American Revolution: Cecelia Payne and Deborah Sampson. Intro and Ad Mus...Show More

24:32 | Jul 17th, 2017

A rebroadcast of our very first episode! With the original description: This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of a badass bitch of science and a badass bitch of the American Revolution: Cecelia Payne and Deborah Sampson. Intro and Ad Mus...Show More

32:49 | Jul 10th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who changed the world around them The first, an exotic dancer from Denmark who redefined the art, found herself on the wrong side of more than a couple governments during World War One; The second, a pr...Show More

32:49 | Jul 10th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who changed the world around them The first, an exotic dancer from Denmark who redefined the art, found herself on the wrong side of more than a couple governments during World War One; The second, a pr...Show More

41:28 | Jul 3rd, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who grew up worlds apart. The first, a New York Times best-selling author, grew up in a family of emotional abuse and neglect before finding her own way to success; The second, a woman born as the daugh...Show More

41:28 | Jul 3rd, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who grew up worlds apart. The first, a New York Times best-selling author, grew up in a family of emotional abuse and neglect before finding her own way to success; The second, a woman born as the daugh...Show More

25:55 | Jun 26th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who changed the world around them. The first, a trailblazer and an activist, she is helping to lead the fight for trans awareness and education; The second, a trailblazing career journalist, secured the...Show More

25:55 | Jun 26th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who changed the world around them. The first, a trailblazer and an activist, she is helping to lead the fight for trans awareness and education; The second, a trailblazing career journalist, secured the...Show More

31:25 | Jun 19th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who were not scared of raising their voices. The first, a French aristocrat living in the 17th century, became a novelist after writing one of the first in the world; The other, a suffragist and Irish n...Show More

31:25 | Jun 19th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who were not scared of raising their voices. The first, a French aristocrat living in the 17th century, became a novelist after writing one of the first in the world; The other, a suffragist and Irish n...Show More

23:07 | Jun 12th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two wildly different women who left an indelible mark on the world. The first, a Chinese chemist and researcher, discovered a cure that has saved and continues to save millions of lives to this day; The other, an...Show More

23:07 | Jun 12th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two wildly different women who left an indelible mark on the world. The first, a Chinese chemist and researcher, discovered a cure that has saved and continues to save millions of lives to this day; The other, an...Show More

24:59 | Jun 5th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who did the impossible and left their mark. The first, a Nigerian elder in the time of the British colonization, roused the women of her nation to what became the first major challenge to the British au...Show More

24:59 | Jun 5th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who did the impossible and left their mark. The first, a Nigerian elder in the time of the British colonization, roused the women of her nation to what became the first major challenge to the British au...Show More

24:52 | May 29th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about three women who blazed a trail of their own. The first, an apocryphal character, uses her feminine wiles and brute strength to save her people; The other, a pair of masters, founded a style of martial arts known ...Show More

24:52 | May 29th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about three women who blazed a trail of their own. The first, an apocryphal character, uses her feminine wiles and brute strength to save her people; The other, a pair of masters, founded a style of martial arts known ...Show More

29:27 | May 22nd, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who knew what they wanted and let nothing stand in their way. The first, a Lady of Rohan in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, disguised herself as a man so she could fight with her kin and took on a being ...Show More

29:27 | May 22nd, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who knew what they wanted and let nothing stand in their way. The first, a Lady of Rohan in The Lord of the Rings trilogy, disguised herself as a man so she could fight with her kin and took on a being ...Show More

23:45 | May 15th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two career women who dominated traditionally male fields. The first, a woman whose research lead to seismic changes in scientific thought, overcame rampant misogyny everywhere; The other, a pioneering filmmaker a...Show More

23:45 | May 15th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two career women who dominated traditionally male fields. The first, a woman whose research lead to seismic changes in scientific thought, overcame rampant misogyny everywhere; The other, a pioneering filmmaker a...Show More

34:49 | May 8th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who fought hard to stay on top. The first, Crown Princess of the Hawaiian Islands during the overthrow of 1893, travelled to America by herself to try and save the Monarchy; The other, a legendary singe...Show More

34:49 | May 8th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who fought hard to stay on top. The first, Crown Princess of the Hawaiian Islands during the overthrow of 1893, travelled to America by herself to try and save the Monarchy; The other, a legendary singe...Show More

25:23 | May 1st, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who could not be further apart. The first, a model turned flight attendant, became a hero in an unthinkable situation; The other, a shaman queen beloved by her people, ruled in her own right over 300 ye...Show More

25:23 | May 1st, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who could not be further apart. The first, a model turned flight attendant, became a hero in an unthinkable situation; The other, a shaman queen beloved by her people, ruled in her own right over 300 ye...Show More

31:44 | Apr 24th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who changed everything. The first, a distinguished doctor and soldier, lived most of her life disguised as a man; The other, a world renowned physicist who fled from the Nazis, helped discover nuclear f...Show More

31:44 | Apr 24th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who changed everything. The first, a distinguished doctor and soldier, lived most of her life disguised as a man; The other, a world renowned physicist who fled from the Nazis, helped discover nuclear f...Show More

26:43 | Apr 17th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who changed the game. The first, an outspoken young woman, survived being shot by the Taliban and went on to inspire the world; The other, a keen businesswoman, created a business that changed the art o...Show More

26:43 | Apr 17th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who changed the game. The first, an outspoken young woman, survived being shot by the Taliban and went on to inspire the world; The other, a keen businesswoman, created a business that changed the art o...Show More

27:05 | Apr 10th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who dedicated their lives to the service of their country. The first, dubbed "The First Lady of the Republican Party" by her colleagues, became the 6th woman ever elected to the US Congress and then wen...Show More

27:05 | Apr 10th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who dedicated their lives to the service of their country. The first, dubbed "The First Lady of the Republican Party" by her colleagues, became the 6th woman ever elected to the US Congress and then wen...Show More

22:24 | Apr 3rd, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two seriously badass women. The first, a punk rock legend, became one of the most subversive acts of her time; The other, as free a spirit as you could ever find, criss-crossed a nation and captured the hearts of...Show More

22:24 | Apr 3rd, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two seriously badass women. The first, a punk rock legend, became one of the most subversive acts of her time; The other, as free a spirit as you could ever find, criss-crossed a nation and captured the hearts of...Show More

00:46 | Apr 1st, 2017

Allison momentarily forgets how we end the show. We've only done it 42 times! Want more bloopers? Visit the Patreon Contributors blog! Patreon.com/UrsulaMajor

00:46 | Apr 1st, 2017

Allison momentarily forgets how we end the show. We've only done it 42 times! Want more bloopers? Visit the Patreon Contributors blog! Patreon.com/UrsulaMajor

26:50 | Mar 27th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who changed the narrative. The first, a woman with personal ties to the legendary D.W. Griffith, changed the definition of her profession and the art of filmmaking forever; The other, a life long activi...Show More

26:50 | Mar 27th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who changed the narrative. The first, a woman with personal ties to the legendary D.W. Griffith, changed the definition of her profession and the art of filmmaking forever; The other, a life long activi...Show More

24:01 | Mar 20th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about four women who stood for open and honest government. The first, a vocal suffragist and staunch pacifist, became the first woman elected to the US Congress; The others stood toe to toe with a dictator and became n...Show More

24:01 | Mar 20th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about four women who stood for open and honest government. The first, a vocal suffragist and staunch pacifist, became the first woman elected to the US Congress; The others stood toe to toe with a dictator and became n...Show More

26:07 | Mar 13th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who went to extraordinary, albeit different, lengths to achieve their ends. The first, a killer who brought misfortune to all she made a deal with, found herself constantly on the wrong side of the law;...Show More

26:07 | Mar 13th, 2017

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who went to extraordinary, albeit different, lengths to achieve their ends. The first, a killer who brought misfortune to all she made a deal with, found herself constantly on the wrong side of the law;...Show More

30:34 | Mar 6th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who took on a government much stronger than them and won. The first, an adventurer and writer who explored Northern Africa, found herself on the wrong side of the French; The other, a queen who lived mo...Show More

30:34 | Mar 6th, 2017

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women who took on a government much stronger than them and won. The first, an adventurer and writer who explored Northern Africa, found herself on the wrong side of the French; The other, a queen who lived mo...Show More

00:26 | Feb 7th, 2017

March 6th, get ready for an all new episode! Join the Conversation! umpboh.com Facebook.com/umpboh Patreon.com/UrsulaMajor Twitter.com/umpboh Instagram.com/umpboh Max: @QuirkyTitle Allison: @AHPowell91

00:26 | Feb 7th, 2017

March 6th, get ready for an all new episode! Join the Conversation! umpboh.com Facebook.com/umpboh Patreon.com/UrsulaMajor Twitter.com/umpboh Instagram.com/umpboh Max: @QuirkyTitle Allison: @AHPowell91

31:17 | Oct 10th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women whose life's work will continue to impact our world for ages to come. The first, a poet born more than 600 years before the birth of Christ, became one of the most successful artists the world has ever ...Show More

31:17 | Oct 10th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison talk about two women whose life's work will continue to impact our world for ages to come. The first, a poet born more than 600 years before the birth of Christ, became one of the most successful artists the world has ever ...Show More

33:45 | Oct 3rd, 2016

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who rose from rags to riches. The first, a woman born into poverty used her voice to propel her right into international stardom and near legendary status; The other, a woman born into abject poverty, f...Show More

33:45 | Oct 3rd, 2016

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who rose from rags to riches. The first, a woman born into poverty used her voice to propel her right into international stardom and near legendary status; The other, a woman born into abject poverty, f...Show More

20:54 | Sep 26th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison talk about two queens who made the best out of a bad situation. The first, a widow forced to trade tree bark and roots to stay alive, found herself the queen of Lagos; The other, a woman married and coronated by 15, founds ...Show More

34:19 | Sep 19th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max talk about two women who changed the game; even though they lost everything. The first, a woman who believed in love and equality, became the first woman to run for the highest office in the United States; The other, a nurs...Show More

33:45 | Sep 12th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison talk about the fall of one dynasty and the rise of another. The first and last queen of the sovereign state of Hawaii, had her throne stolen out from under her by the United States of America; The other, a woman who fled pa...Show More

22:48 | Sep 5th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who stopped at nothing to get their way. The first, a woman who got into medical school on the back of a practical joke, proved her worth by becoming the first female doctor in North America; T...Show More

24:59 | Aug 22nd, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two women who accomplished enormous achievements. The first, a British woman who grew up wanting to be a soldier, travelled to Serbia to become a legend as well as the only British woman to serve in WWI;...Show More

30:33 | Aug 15th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two women who did what no woman had done before. The first, a woman who grew up surrounded by war, found her calling in numbers and won its highest honor. Changing the face of mathematics forever; The ot...Show More

27:19 | Aug 8th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who did what they had to in the service of their country. The first, a woman trained as an academic, became one of the most infamous spies the world has ever known; The other, married to a king...Show More

43:50 | Aug 1st, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two queens who challenged every rule in the book and won big. The first, one of the great Queens of England, raised an army against a great injustice and forever changed the course of history; The other,...Show More

27:35 | Jul 25th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two women who assumed the mantle of a nation and changed it's course forever. The first, a black queen who ruled over a golden society of women, claims her territory on the mythical island of California;...Show More

27:54 | Jul 18th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two scientists who made unlikely discoveries. The first, a woman known around the world as The Cheese Nun, uses her doctorate in Microbiology to make cheese for the Lord; The other figured out the answer...Show More

26:42 | Jul 11th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two women who overcame insurmountable odds just to stay alive. The first, a soldier who had to prove her worth to join the Red Army rose through the ranks to become one of the best snipers the world has ...Show More

32:11 | Jun 27th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two women who lived their lives as they damn well pleased. The first, an official elected into one of the worlds oldest and most enduring kingdoms, broke many barriers on her way to office; The other, an...Show More

31:48 | Jun 20th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two women who redefined success in their own image. The first, a woman who discovered one of the most versatile forms of energy humans have harnessed, discovered many firsts along the way; The other, an ...Show More

35:48 | Jun 13th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two women who marched to their own tune. The first, a woman who bested not one but two of the greatest men to ever play baseball, found herself a victim of society. Only to find herself amongst the outca...Show More

39:58 | Jun 6th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two women who did the impossible. The first, became the first person to free climb one of the most famous routes in the world. Only to come back a year later, and do it again in less than 24 hours; The o...Show More

39:58 | Jun 6th, 2016

This week, Max and Allison tell the stories of two women who did the impossible. The first, became the first person to free climb one of the most famous routes in the world. Only to come back a year later, and do it again in less than 24 hours; The o...Show More

28:08 | May 30th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women whose contemporaries tried to wipe them from history. The first, a woman who lived more than a millennia before the birth of Christ, survives in recently discovered depictions that show her on ...Show More

22:17 | May 23rd, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who, when confronted with a closed door, went right for the dynamite. The first, an orphan turned saint, founded a holy order dedicated to young girls and their education. The first of it's kin...Show More

37:44 | May 16th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who changed the world forever. The first, an activist in 19th century New Zealand, roused a nation to action. Finally winning a battle that had been raging for ages; The other, a noble concubin...Show More

37:44 | May 16th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who changed the world forever. The first, an activist in 19th century New Zealand, roused a nation to action. Finally winning a battle that had been raging for ages; The other, a noble concubin...Show More

33:55 | May 9th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who fought with everything they had to free their people. The first, a capitalist and activist from 19th century San Francisco, used her substantial wealth to fight slavery and advance the caus...Show More

33:55 | May 9th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who fought with everything they had to free their people. The first, a capitalist and activist from 19th century San Francisco, used her substantial wealth to fight slavery and advance the caus...Show More

33:27 | May 2nd, 2016

This week, Allison and Max return to France to tell the stories of two women who died fighting for what they believed in. The first, a philosopher and activist from 20th century France, sacrificed her body and eventually her life to a nearly 40 year ...Show More

33:27 | May 2nd, 2016

This week, Allison and Max return to France to tell the stories of two women who died fighting for what they believed in. The first, a philosopher and activist from 20th century France, sacrificed her body and eventually her life to a nearly 40 year ...Show More

37:38 | Apr 25th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who lost everything and then made history anyway. The first worked with her father on the creation of mathematics that would influence humanity for thousands of years. The second, with literall...Show More

33:21 | Apr 18th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who changed the world by losing their battles; A terminal cancer diagnosis for the first, led to a discovery that would eventually touch every living person on the planet and off it. The enmity...Show More

36:00 | Apr 11th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max travel to Africa and tell the stories of two fierce queens; One successfully held back the Portugese for decades, devoting her life to preserving the independence of her people. The other roused a nation, leading her people...Show More

39:45 | Apr 4th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who fought tooth and nail for their independence. One was born the daughter of a commoner and died The Empress of Byzantium; The other, a legend as old as time itself, appears in stories around...Show More

39:45 | Apr 4th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two women who fought tooth and nail for their independence. One was born the daughter of a commoner and died The Empress of Byzantium; The other, a legend as old as time itself, appears in stories around...Show More

28:03 | Mar 28th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two fiercely independent Badass Bitches. One used nothing but a spear and pure nerve to launch herself into history; The other set light to a growing movement, becoming one of the mothers of modern femin...Show More

02:03 | Mar 25th, 2016

In this clip from Monday's episode, Allison and Max have something to say about what happened in North Carolina this week. Join the Conversation: Facebook.com/UMPBOH Patreon.com/UrsulaMajor Instagram: @umpboh Max: @QuirkyTitle Al...Show More

30:11 | Mar 21st, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two Badass Bitches from Asia. One gave birth to a form of writing that would eventually give us epics like Game of Thrones and Lord of the Rings; The other pulled herself up by the bootstraps, all the wa...Show More

29:47 | Mar 14th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two Badass Bitches who have nothing to do with each other. One is a European scandal turned American ingenue turned paradigm shifting inventor and the other ruled over ancient Egypt, 1400 years before th...Show More

29:47 | Mar 14th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two Badass Bitches who have nothing to do with each other. One is a European scandal turned American ingenue turned paradigm shifting inventor and the other ruled over ancient Egypt, 1400 years before th...Show More

29:15 | Mar 7th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two Badass Bitches from Eastern Europe. One is a battle hardened tank driver from World War II and the other ushered the Kingdom of Georgia into its golden age in the early 13th century: Mariya Oktyabrsk...Show More

29:15 | Mar 7th, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of two Badass Bitches from Eastern Europe. One is a battle hardened tank driver from World War II and the other ushered the Kingdom of Georgia into its golden age in the early 13th century: Mariya Oktyabrsk...Show More

25:44 | Feb 22nd, 2016

This week, Allison and Max tell the stories of the first Badass Bitch to run for U.S. President and the Badass Bitch who desegregated the busses in Montgomery, Alabama: Shirley Chisholm and Claudette Colvin. Join the Conversation: Facebook.co...Show More