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Behind the Bastards

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There’s a reason the History Channel has produced hundreds of documentaries about Hitler but only a few about Dwight D. Eisenhower. Bad guys (and gals) are eternally fascinating. Behind the Bastards dives in past the Cliffs Notes of the worst humans ...Show More
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The Mueller Report Episode

2:26:34 | Apr 20th

In this special episode Robert is joined by Miles Gray and Jack O'Brien (The Daily Zeitgeist) to discuss The Mueller Report.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: Mosley: The British Hitler Who Inspired the Christchurch Shooter

50:53 | Apr 11th

In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss Oswald Mosley.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Mosley: The British Hitler Who Inspired the Christchurch Shooter

1:04:12 | Apr 9th

In Episode 55, Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss Oswald Mosley, the founder of the British Union of Fascists. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: The Birth of the Anti-Vaccine Movement

1:03:57 | Feb 19th

In episode 48, Robert is joined by Anna Salinas to discuss the origins of the anti-vaccine movement.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: Roger Stone: Evil Genius or Sad, Broken Boy?

1:05:52 | Feb 7th

In our second installment this week, Robert is joined again by Tamer Kattan to continue discussing Roger Stone. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Bastards That Kill Diabetics for a Profit

41:07 | Dec 20th, 2018

In Episode 39, Robert is joined by Katie Goldin (Creature Feature) to discuss the bastardful tale of Insulin. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Steven Seagal Is So Much Worse Than You'd Ever Imagine

1:03:15 | Oct 16th, 2018

Trust us, Steven Seagal is a world class monster. On episode 26, Robert is joined by the Internet's Seanbaby about Seagal's aikido, alleged human trafficking and unconscionable blues music. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/...Show More
Part Two: How Hollywood Helped The Nazis

1:09:32 | Sep 13th, 2018

In Part Two: How Hollywood Helped The Nazis, Robert is joined again by Daniel Van Kirk and they continue to discuss the influence Nazism had on Hollywood. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: How Hollywood Helped The Nazis

1:19:05 | Sep 11th, 2018

Hitler was very aware of the impact movies had on him and everyone else and he believed the spoken word was the only way to push large scale societal changes. He noted that, just as people were more convinced by his speeches, movies were more convinc...Show More
Part Two: King Leopold II: The First Modern Bastard

40:04 | Jun 14th, 2018

This is Part Two of, 'King Leopold II: The First Modern Bastard.' Robert is joined again by Andrew Ti (Yo, Is This Racist?) and they continue discuss the evil actions of King Leopold II of Belgium. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.ihe...Show More
Part One: Bill Cosby: A Life of Red Flags

1:27:16 | May 8th, 2018

How did Bill Cosby go from 'America's Dad' to Monstrous Mass Rapist? In Episode 2, Robert is joined by Edgar Momplaisir (Culture Kings Podcast) and they discuss all the red flags that led up to Cosby's guilty verdict. Learn more about your ad-choices...Show More
Stalin: After Dark

1:06:48 | May 1st, 2018

Let’s talk about Stalin, baaaaaaby! In this Bonus Episode, Robert is joined by Brandie Posey (comedian, writer & producer) and they discuss Josef Stalin who was a bank robber, a sex icon, the drunkest man in history and more. Learn more about your ad...Show More
Episode 0: Farting Hipster Hitler

16:39 | Apr 24th, 2018

Let's be real, Hitler’s probably the most famous person…ever. In episode 0 Robert is joined by Jack O'Brien (The Daily Zeitgeist) and they discuss young Hitler, his hipster wardrobe and his horrible farts.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https:/...Show More
Part Two: Gary Young: The Fake Doctor Who Drowned His Own Baby

56:41 | May 23rd

In Part Two, Robert is joined again by comedian, Billy Wayne Davis to continue discussing D. Gary Young, the Fake Doctor Who Created The Essential Oil Craze. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Gary Young: The Fake Doctor Who Drowned His Own Baby

53:32 | May 21st

In Episode 62, Robert is joined by comedian Billy Wayne Davis to discuss lunatic fake doctor, D. Gary Young.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jacob Wohl is Still The Dumbest Person In Politics

59:22 | May 16th

In Episode 61, Robert is joined by Shereen Lani Younes for an update on Jacob Wohl. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Payday Loan Industry Is Bastards All The Way Down

1:25:34 | May 14th

In Episode 60, Robert is joined by Shereen Lani Younes to discuss the Payday loan industry.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The QAnon Book: A Half-a*sed, Bagel-Tossing Review

1:04:00 | May 10th

Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss the book, 'QAnon: An Invitation to The Great Awakening.' Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: The Complete, Insane History of American Border Militias

42:46 | May 9th

In Part Two on American Border Militias, Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to continue discussing the truly horrific history of Border Patrol.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: The Complete, Insane History of American Border Militias

51:34 | May 7th

In Episode 59, Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss the wild history of American Border Militias.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Introducing: Sleepwalkers

01:03 | May 3rd

With secret labs and expert guests, Sleepwalkers explores the thrill of the AI revolution hands-on, to see how we can stay in control of our future. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: The Woman Who Invented Adoption (By Stealing Thousands of Babies)

42:23 | May 2nd

In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Sofiya Alexandra to continue discussing George Tann, baby thief.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: The Woman Who Invented Adoption (By Stealing Thousands of Babies)

1:00:44 | Apr 30th

In Episode 58, Robert is joined by Sofiya Alexandra to discuss George Tann, an abusive child molester who stole five thousand babies from poor parents to sell to the wealthy. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-adverti...Show More
Jim Dolan: The Wealthiest (Terrible) Musician on Earth

43:19 | Apr 23rd

In Episode 57, Robert is joined by Jack O'Brien (The Daily Zeitgeist) to discuss James Dolan.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: The Sackler Family: America's Deadliest Drug Dealers

44:25 | Apr 18th

Robert is joined  again by James Heaney (Alchemy This) to continue discussing: The Sackler Family, Purdue Pharma and the Opioid Epidemic.   Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: The Sackler Family: America's Deadliest Drug Dealers

57:18 | Apr 16th

In Episode 56, Robert is joined by James Heaney (Alchemy This) to discuss the drug dealing family responsible for destroying America's Heartland.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Surprise! Flat Earth is a Nazi Conspiracy

1:07:32 | Apr 12th

Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston for a special bonus episode to discuss and read excerpts from 'The Greatest Lie on Earth: Proof That Our World Is Not a Moving Globe' by Edward Hendrie. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news...Show More
Part Two: Elizabeth Holmes: The CEO Who Treated Your Blood Like a Phone

49:43 | Apr 4th

If you watch any documentaries about Holmes, or read much of the more sensational coverage about her life, you are left with a question: how did she trick so many prominent, intelligent people  into believing her smoke and mirrors were real, function...Show More
Part One: Elizabeth Holmes: The CEO Who Treated Your Blood Like a Phone

1:03:30 | Apr 2nd

In Episode 54, Robert is joined by Jamie Loftus to discuss Elizabeth Holmes and how she conned the world. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
It Could Happen Here Trailer

03:13 | Mar 29th

In this nine-part series Robert Evans will walk listeners through exactly how a second American Civil War could happen. Using hard facts, historical anecdotes and his own experiences reporting from two real civil wars, he’ll leave you believing it CO...Show More
Part Two: Turkmenbashi: The Dictator Who Declared Himself Jesus

41:09 | Mar 28th

In Part Two, Robert is joined again by David Bell to continue discussing Turkmenbashi, the craziest man to ever rule a country! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Turkmenbashi: The Dictator Who Declared Himself Jesus

59:48 | Mar 26th

In Episode 53, Robert is joined by David Bell to discuss a man who was, at one point, the most powerful lunatic on planet earth and absolute ruler of a nation of five million people, Saparmurat Niyazov who was the dictator of Turkmenistan. Learn more...Show More
Part Two: Jeffrey Epstein: Pimp to the Powerful

48:59 | Mar 21st

In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Daniel O'Brien to continue discussing Jeffrey Epstein. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Jeffrey Epstein: Pimp to the Powerful

59:37 | Mar 19th

In Episode 52, Robert is joined by Daniel O’Brien to discuss the story of pimp to the stars, Jeffrey Epstein.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Introducing Disgraceland, A Rock ‘n’ Roll True Crime Podcast

01:55 | Mar 15th

Season 3 of DISGRACELAND is out now! Disgraceland is a true crime podcast about musicians getting away with murder and behaving very badly. Jerry Lee Lewis’ 5th wife? Dead. Sam Cooke 3AM in a seedy motel? Dead. Sid and Nancy? Dead. Why? Because music...Show More
Part Three: George Lincoln Rockwell: The Most Racist American in History

52:47 | Mar 14th

In Part Three, Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss George Lincoln Rockwell and how his ideas have gone on to have influence every level of the radical-right wing ecosystem. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://new...Show More
Part Two: George Lincoln Rockwell: The Most Racist American in History

51:27 | Mar 13th

In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to continuing discussing George Lincoln Rockwell. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: George Lincoln Rockwell: The Most Racist American in History

1:03:21 | Mar 12th

In episode 51, Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss George Lincoln Rockwell, the grandfather of all modern fascists.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: The Complete, Insane Story of Trump University

33:34 | Mar 7th

In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Miles Gray (The Daily Zeitgeist) to discuss now-defunct Trump University. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: The Complete, Insane Story of Trump University

1:08:10 | Mar 5th

In Episode 50, Robert is joined by Miles Gray (The Daily Zeitgeist) and they discuss a Trump-adjacent topic: Trump University. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: Hitler's Sex Life: The Whole Sad Story

1:05:11 | Feb 28th

Robert is joined again by comedian Brandie Posey to continue discussing Hitler's sex life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Hitler's Sex Life: The Whole Sad Story

1:03:06 | Feb 26th

In episode 49, Robert is joined by Brandie Posey to discus Hitler's sex life! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Three: Dr. Bob: Maybe Even worse at being a Doctor than Andrew Wakefield

37:35 | Feb 21st

Robert is joined again by Anna Salinas to discuss Dr. Robert Sears who might be the worst doctor on planet Earth.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: Andrew Wakefield: The Worst Doctor Alive

53:24 | Feb 20th

In part two on the Anti-Vaccine Movement, Robert is joined again by Anna Salinas and they discuss corrupt doctor, Andrew Wakefield. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: John McAfee Is Not Funny Anymore

1:11:49 | Feb 14th

Robert is joined again by Laci Mosley to continue discussing John McAfee.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: John McAfee Is Not Funny Anymore

1:06:16 | Feb 12th

In Episode 47, Robert is joined by Laci Mosley to discuss how John McAfee became a violent con man. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Introducing: 'The Ron Burgundy Podcast'

02:02 | Feb 8th

Coming February 7th, The Ron Burgundy Podcast takes a long hard look at the issues that matter.  Please enjoy this sampling of just a few of the fun, and at times shocking, places season 1 will take you.
Part One: Roger Stone: Evil Genius or Sad, Broken Boy?

51:33 | Feb 5th

In Episode 46, Robert is joined by Tamer Kattan to discuss the strange, corrupt life of Roger Stone.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Whole Story Behind that 'We Build the Wall' GoFundMe

33:05 | Jan 29th

In episode 45, Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss the GoFundMe, 'We The People Will Build the Wall' campaign.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: The Grifters Who Resurrected the KKK

1:02:30 | Jan 24th

In Part Two on the Ku Klux Klan, Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss how The KKK became a multi-level marketing scheme. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: The Birth of the Ku Klux Klan

55:53 | Jan 22nd

In Episode 44, Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss the origin and rise of the Ku Klux Klan. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Three: Mark Zuckerberg: The Worst Person of the 21st Century (So Far)

59:04 | Jan 17th

In Part Three, Robert is joined again by Maggie Mae Fish and Jamie Loftus to continue discussing Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook and fake news.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: Mark Zuckerberg: The Worst Person of the 21st Century (So Far)

48:42 | Jan 16th

In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Maggie Mae Fish and Jamie Loftus to continue discussing Mark Zuckerberg. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Mark Zuckerberg: The Worst Person of the 21st Century (So Far)

53:12 | Jan 15th

Mark Zuckerberg Is A Much, Much Worse Person Than You’d Guess. In Episode 43, Robert is joined by Maggie Mae Fish and Jamie Loftus to discuss Zuckerberg's rise in the tech world and what makes him a huge bastard.  Learn more about your ad-choices at ...Show More
Part Two: R. Kelly: His Life, Times & Vicious Sex Cult

39:05 | Jan 10th

In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Teresa Lee to continue discussing R. Kelly. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
. Part One: R. Kelly: His Life, Times & Vicious Sex Cult

1:04:15 | Jan 8th

Does R. Kelly Have A Sex Cult? In episode 42, Robert is joined by comedian Teresa Lee to discuss the life of R&B singer, R. Kelly.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: Alfred Hitchcock: The Director Who Randomly Tortured People

51:46 | Jan 3rd

In Part Two. Robert is joined by Abed Geith to finish discussing Alfred Hitchcock. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Alfred Hitchcock: The Director Who Randomly Tortured People

55:39 | Jan 1st

Was it worth it? In Episode 41, Robert is joined by Abed Geith to discuss Alfred Hitchcock the  brilliant director who also tortured his friends and employees. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Special X-Mas Non-Bastard: Raoul Wallenberg, History's Greatest Hero

46:43 | Dec 25th, 2018

In Episode 40, Robert is joined by Anna Hossnieh to discuss one of his heroes, Raoul Wallenberg. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jacob Wohl And The Krassensteins: A Tale of Several Grifters

59:04 | Dec 18th, 2018

Grifters and conmen thrive in times of unrest and chaos. In Episode 38, Robert is joined by Shereen Lani Younes to discuss the tales of several grifters. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: The Accidental Genocide of the Andaman Islands

43:19 | Dec 13th, 2018

In the last episode, we discussed talked mostly about the history of the Andaman islands in general, and not North Sentinel Island specifically. In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Andrew Ti (Yo Is This Racist) to discuss the Sentinel Island in de...Show More
Part One: The Accidental Genocide of the Andaman Islands

57:50 | Dec 11th, 2018

In episode 37, Robert is joined by Andrew Ti (Yo Is This Racist) to discuss the history of the Andaman Islands. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: Phrenology: The Bastard Science of Racism

49:28 | Dec 6th, 2018

When we last left the science of Phrenology, it had spread like wildfire throughout the United States and, later, Europe. Robert is joined again by podcast pioneer Josh Clark (Stuff You Should Know, The End of the World) to continue discussing scient...Show More
Part One: Phrenology: The Bastard Science of Racism

51:02 | Dec 4th, 2018

For some people, racism isn’t enough. They aren’t satisfied with just hating someone because of their appearance. They need a scientific justification for their bigotry. In episode 36, Robert is joined by podcast pioneer Josh Clark (Stuff You Should ...Show More
Part Two: Patriot Prayer: The Street Gang That's Tearing Portland Apart

54:33 | Nov 29th, 2018

Robert Evans sits down with two members of Rose City Antifa to talk about the most dangerous street gang you've never heard of. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Oregon is a Bastard: The History of a White Supremacist State

50:42 | Nov 28th, 2018

In episode 35, Portland activist Marielle Eaton sits down with Robert Evans to talk about Oregon's exceedingly Bastardful history as a white nationalist paradise. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Paul Manafort Update: He's Still Somehow Even Worse Than You Know

46:02 | Nov 27th, 2018

An update on Paul Manafort with comedian Jamie Loftus (The Bechdel Cast).  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Jair Bolsonaro: The President Who Promised to Kill 30,000 People

58:36 | Nov 20th, 2018

In episode 32, Robert is joined by actor and activist Behzad Dabu to discuss Jair Bolsonaro, a murderous nutjob who was elected the President of Brazil. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
What's Alex Jones Up To Now?

1:20:19 | Nov 15th, 2018

In this bonus episode, Robert is joined by Dan and Jordan from Knowledge Fight to discuss Alex Jones: An Epilogue.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: The Russian Scientist Who Helped Kill 30 Million People

1:00:48 | Nov 14th, 2018

In Part Two,  Robert is joined  again by comedian Max Silvestri to continue discussing Trofim Lysenko, the Russian scientist responsible for starving 30 million people.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: The Russian Scientist Who Helped Kill 30 Million People

1:02:14 | Nov 13th, 2018

In episode 31, Robert is joined by comedian Max Silvestri to talk about a Russian scientist named Trofim Lysenko. He set out to feed the world, but in reality, Lysenko wound up starving it.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com...Show More
Part Two: The Birth of American Fascism

51:06 | Nov 8th, 2018

Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to continue discussing how fascism started in America.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: The Birth of American Fascism

1:05:53 | Nov 6th, 2018

In episode 30, Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss how fascism started in America. It is a well-established fact that fascism can rise to dominate a democratic nation from relatively humble beginnings. Keep that in mind ...Show More
The Bastards of the 2018 Midterm Election

55:39 | Nov 1st, 2018

In Episode 29, Robert is joined again by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss the Bastards of the 2018 Midterm Election! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Why Ted Cruz Sucks: A Comprehensive Biography

1:13:19 | Oct 30th, 2018

This week, Robert is joined by Cody Johnston and Katy Stoll to discuss the Bastards of the 2018 Mid-Term Elections. And to start, let’s talk about a man that people of all backgrounds and beliefs can despise: Ted Cruz.  Learn more about your ad-choic...Show More
Part Three: L. Ron Hubbard's High Sea Adventures With His Private Cult Navy

1:00:10 | Oct 25th, 2018

In Part Three of our Series on L. Ron Hubbard, Robert is joined again by Caitlin Durante (The Bechdel Cast) to discuss how L. Ron Hubbard spent 99% of his waking hours making up insane lies and died worth $600 million. Learn more about your ad-choice...Show More
Part Two: L. Ron Hubbard: The Greatest Con-Man In History

1:01:46 | Oct 24th, 2018

In Part Two of our Three Part Series on L. Ron Hubbard, Robert is joined again by Caitlin Durante (The Bechdel Cast) to discuss how L. Ron Hubbard lived the life of Indiana Jones, mixed with Steve Zizou, as well as mixed with the Prophet Mohammed.  L...Show More
Part One: How L. Ron Hubbard Lied His Way to Godhood

1:05:18 | Oct 23rd, 2018

Lafayette Ron Hubbard was a living monument to how much a tall white guy can achieve by lying, without pause, for seventy straight years. In Episode 27, Robert is joined by Caitlin Durante (The Bechdel Cast) and they discuss the wild life of the foun...Show More
Part Two: Steven Seagal Is So Much Worse Than You'd Ever Imagine

1:20:24 | Oct 18th, 2018

In Part Two of our series on Steven Seagal, Robert is joined again by the Internet's Seanbaby and they continue to discuss Steven Seagal who is an actual monster. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part Two: Ronald and Nancy Reagan: The Bastards Behind the AIDS Crisis

55:44 | Oct 11th, 2018

In Part Two: Part Two: Ronald and Nancy Reagan: The Bastards Behind the AIDS Crisis, Robert is joined again by Andy Beckerman (Couples Therapy Podcast) and they continuing discussing The AIDS epidemic and how the Reagans were involved.  Learn more ab...Show More
Part One: Ronald and Nancy Reagan: The Bastards Behind the AIDS Crisis

1:09:17 | Oct 9th, 2018

In Episode 25, Robert is joined by comedian Andy Beckerman (Couples Therapy Podcast) to discuss Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan and the AIDS crisis. When Robert started researching for this episode, he expected it would be a fairly straightforward episod...Show More
Part Two: Rodrigo Duterte: The Hitler of the Philippines

38:45 | Oct 4th, 2018

In Part Two about Rodrigo Duterte, Robert is joined again by comedian Blake Wexler and they discuss Duterte's presidency and spoiler alert how Facebook helped him get elected.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-adver...Show More
Unobscured Trailer

02:54 | Oct 4th, 2018

Introducing Unobscured, the newest Aaron Mahnke podcast on the HowStuffWorks Network. 
Part One: Duterte: The Mass Murdering Mayor

1:00:16 | Oct 2nd, 2018

Duterte’s drug war in the Philippines is now the greatest mass slaughter of civilians in Asia since the rise of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia. In episode 24, Robert is joined by comedian Blake Wexler to discuss what’s happening in the Philippines and h...Show More
Part Two: Blackwater's Erik Prince Wrote A Book About How Much He Sucks

1:30:14 | Sep 27th, 2018

In Part Two about Erik Prince, Robert is joined again by Miles Gray (The Daily Zeitgeist) to discuss all the insane information from Erik's autobiography.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Erik Prince: The Rich Kid Who Bought An Army

1:04:00 | Sep 25th, 2018

Have you ever heard of a guy named Erik Prince? In episode 23, Robert is joined by Miles Gray (The Daily Zeitgeist) and they discuss the life of Erik Prince the man who wants his own Air Force.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart...Show More
Part Two: How Alex Jones Got Rich at the Low, Low Price of Other People's Lives

59:52 | Sep 19th, 2018

This is Part Two of our trilogy on Alex Jones, Robert dives back into the madness with Noel Brown and Benjamin Bowlin (Ridiculous History and Stuff They Don't Want You To Know)  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-adve...Show More
Part One: Alex Jones: The Godfather of Fake News

1:11:22 | Sep 18th, 2018

Alex Jones has been banned from Facebook, Twitter, the App Store and pretty much every other mainstream app that is capable of somehow spreading information. In Episode 22, Robert is joined by Noel Brown and Benjamin Bowlin (Ridiculous History and St...Show More
Part Two: The Most Evil Company In History

44:12 | Sep 6th, 2018

Robert is joined again by Michael Swaim to continue discussing the 'era of heroic commerce.' Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: The Most Evil Company In History

1:11:18 | Sep 4th, 2018

No matter who you are, or what personal stance you happen to have on capitalism, there is probably a corporation you regard as “evil”. In Episode 20 Robert is joined by the hilarious Michael Swaim to discuss one of the most terrible companies to ever...Show More
Children of Dictators

1:11:40 | Aug 28th, 2018

What happens when you are raised by an evil tyrant? In Episode 19 Robert is joined by Jack O'Brien (The Daily Zeitgeist) to examine what it is like being the children of monsters. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-ad...Show More
Does Punching Nazis Work? A Conversation From Unite The Right 2.0

1:21:55 | Aug 23rd, 2018

This Bonus Episode is Robert's discussion after protesting at Unite The Right 2.0. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Silly Bastards Behind the Modern Fascist Movement

1:16:02 | Aug 22nd, 2018

Robert is joined by Bridget Todd, Hannah Ettinger, and Nicholas Wood for a special bonus episode that looks into the modern American nazi movement and their methods. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
The Congo After Leopold

1:23:04 | Aug 21st, 2018

What happened to the Congo after King Leopold? Unfortunately, Belgium the Nation was not much better to the Congolese people than their King had been. In Episode 18, Robert is joined by comedian Teresa Lee to discuss the aftermath of King Leopold.  L...Show More
Part Two: Charles Koch: The Luke Skywalker of Rich People

59:02 | Aug 16th, 2018

Robert is joined again by comedian Ever Mainard and they continue to discuss Charles Koch, the notorious face behind the Koch Brothers empire. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Charles Koch: The Luke Skywalker of Rich People

1:00:02 | Aug 14th, 2018

In Episode 17, Robert is joined by the hilarious Ever Mainard and they discuss Charles Koch, who despite being born into impossible fortune came to believe that he and his fellow rich people were the most discriminated class in America. Over the cour...Show More
Descendant of the Original Boogeyman: Albert Fish

1:29:17 | Aug 7th, 2018

Albert Fish was a cannibalistic child-murderer who loved lighting his own butt on fire. In Episode 16 Robert is joined by comedian Maggie Mae Fish who is a descendent of Albert Fish.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcas...Show More
Part Two: No Matter How Much You Hate Paul Manafort, You Should Hate Him More (And Here’s Why)

45:37 | Aug 2nd, 2018

Robert is joined again by Dave Ross (Suicide Buddies Podcast) to continue talking about Paul Manafort. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
No Matter How Much You Hate Paul Manafort, You Should Hate Him More (And Here’s Why)

1:03:09 | Jul 31st, 2018

Paul Manafort invented some of the very worst parts of our modern world. In a real way, he is one of the architects of our current national nightmare. In Episode 15, Robert is joined by  comedian, Dave Ross (Suicide Buddies Podcast) to discuss Paul M...Show More
The Astrologer Who Managed The Reagan Presidency

1:36:30 | Jul 26th, 2018

Was Ronald Reagan's Astrologer a Bastard? In Episode 14, Robert is joined by Molly Lambert and Tess Lynch (Night Call Podcast) and they dive into Joan Quigley's career as The Reagan's Astrologer.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.ihea...Show More
The Non-Nazi Bastards Who Helped Hitler Rise To Power

1:46:57 | Jul 24th, 2018

This week we did something a little bit different. In Episode 13, Robert is joined by Naomi Ekperigin (Couples Therapy Podcast) and we will be getting ‘behind’ Hitler again, but our focus is not going to be the Fuhrer himself or any Nazis, for that m...Show More
The British Super-Soldier Who Killed A Nation

1:25:09 | Jul 17th, 2018

He was a highly skilled soldier who murdered an estimated 300,000 or more of his own people. In Episode 12, Robert is joined by comedian Brodie Reed and they discuss Idi Amin's rise to power and rule in Uganda.  Learn more about your ad-choices at ht...Show More
Part Two: Qaddafi: His Bizarre Sci-Fi Stories, Childhood Hate Crimes and Amazonian Bodyguard Fetish

53:44 | Jul 12th, 2018

Robert is joined again by David Bell and they continue discuss the insane life of the controversial former leader of Libya, Muammar Qaddafi.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
Part One: Qaddafi: His Bizarre Sci-Fi Stories, Childhood Hate Crimes and Amazonian Bodyguard Fetish

1:04:55 | Jul 10th, 2018

Muammar Qaddafi was probably the craziest bastard to ever steer a nation. In Episode 11, Robert is joined by David Bell (www.patreon.com/GamefullyUnemployed) and they discuss the insane life of Libyan Dictator, Muammar Qaddafi. Learn more about your ...Show More
Part Two: The Film Directing Playboy King Who Handed His Country to Pol Pot

47:13 | Jul 5th, 2018

In Part Two of Episode 10, Robert is joined again by comedian Caitlin Gill and they continue to discuss the life of the crazy King of Cambodia who made terrible movies and influenced Pol Pot to do terrible things.  Learn more about your ad-choices at...Show More
Part One: The Film Directing Playboy King Who Handed His Country to Pol Pot

1:07:08 | Jul 3rd, 2018

Pol Pot is an evil bastard who had half his country killed, but he isn’t an interesting bastard, that title belongs to the man who enabled him, King Norodom Sihanouk. In Episode 10, Robert is joined by comedian, Caitlin Gill and they discuss the mona...Show More
Concentration Camps Are Back, So Let's Talk About Their History

1:21:30 | Jun 26th, 2018

It’s possible the general idea of ‘building camps to hold people who’ve done nothing wrong’ goes back many thousands of years. In Episode 9, Robert is joined by Jacquis Neal (Culture Kings Podcast) and they dive into the history of concentration camp...Show More
Part Two: The Child Molester Whose Sex Cult Taught Women Friendship

1:23:04 | Jun 21st, 2018

In Part Two of Episode 8, Robert is joined again by writer/comedian Anna Salinas (badcomixbyanna, John Baxte) and they continue to discuss Keith Raniere and his sex cult, 'NXIVM.' Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-ad...Show More
Part One: The Child Molester Whose Sex Cult Taught Women Friendship

1:09:12 | Jun 19th, 2018

Have you ever heard of a guy named Keith Raniere? You may have heard of his cult, 'NXIVM' which has been in the news a lot lately. In Episode 8, Robert is joined by writer/comedian  Anna Salinas (badcomixbyanna, John Baxte) and they discuss Keith Ran...Show More
Part One: King Leopold II: The First Modern Bastard

1:04:34 | Jun 12th, 2018

Have you ever heard of King Leopold II? In Episode 7, Robert is joined by Andrew Ti (Yo, Is This Racist?) and they discuss the King of Belgium, who was the first world leader to be crappy in the true modern sense of the word. His life’s work was the ...Show More
The Cocaine Queen of Miami

1:08:47 | Jun 5th, 2018

Griselda Blanco once called herself, “the baddest bitch to ever take a breath of life," and this episode confirms that to be very accurate. In Episode 6, Robert is joined by Dani Fernandez (Nerdificent) and they discuss the life of the cocaine godmot...Show More
Part Two: It Takes a Village of Bastards to Make a Weinstein

43:46 | May 31st, 2018

This is Part Two of, 'It Takes a Village of Bastards to Make a Weinstein.' Robert is joined again by Anna Hossnieh (Ethnically Ambiguous Podcast) and they discuss the people who enabled Harvey Weinstein.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://n...Show More
Part One: It Takes A Village of Bastards to Make a Weinstein

1:05:30 | May 29th, 2018

Harvey Weinstein is a dull, gross, boring little puddle of a man who sexually assaulted at least 85 women, but it took dozens, perhaps even hundreds of people to make his behavior possible. In episode 5, Robert is joined by Anna Hossnieh (Ethnically ...Show More
Hitler: Y.A. Fiction Fan Girl

57:25 | May 22nd, 2018

 Who was Karl May? And why was Hitler so obsessed with him? In Episode 4, Robert is joined by Laci Mosley (@DivaLaci on IG) and they discuss Karl May's young adult novels which were the 19th century German equivalent of 'Harry Potter,' and how they i...Show More
Secrets of Osama Bin Laden's Hard Drive

54:15 | May 15th, 2018

What was actually found on Osama Bin Laden's recovered Hard Drive? In Episode 3, Robert is joined by Ify Nwadiwe (Nerdificent) and they discuss the unraveling mysteries of what Osama Bin Laden was really watching. Spoiler Alert: tons of  porn, anime,...Show More
Part Two: Bill Cosby: A Life of Red Flags

43:46 | May 10th, 2018

This is Part Two of Bill Cosby: A Life of Red Flags. Robert is joined again by Edgar Momplaisir (Culture Kings Podcast) and they discuss all the red flags that led up to Cosby's guilty verdict. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart....Show More
Saddam Hussein: Erotic Novelist

1:04:24 | May 1st, 2018

How well do you know Saddam Hussein? In Episode 1, Robert is joined by Jamie Loftus (The Bechdel Cast) and they discuss Saddam Hussein's childhood, his career as an erotic novelist, his demise and much more. Learn more about your ad-choices at https:...Show More
Behind The Bastards: Trailer

02:26 | Apr 18th, 2018

From Hitler’s love of young adult fiction to Saddam Hussein's shameful romance novels, this podcast sheds new, weird light on history's monsters.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers