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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 in history and exposes the bizarre realities of their lives. Listeners will learn about the young adult novels that helped Hitler form his monstrous ideology, the founder of Blackwater’s insane quest to build his own Air Force, the bizarre lives of the sons and daughters of dictators and Saddam Hussein’s side career as a trashy romance novelist.

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 in history and exposes the bizarre realities of their lives. Listeners will learn about the young adult novels that helped Hitler form his monstrous ideology, the founder of Blackwater’s insane quest to build his own Air Force, the bizarre lives of the sons and daughters of dictators and Saddam Hussein’s side career as a trashy romance novelist.

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United States

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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 in history and exposes the bizarre realities of their lives. Listeners will learn about the young adult novels that helped Hitler form his monstrous ideology, the founder of Blackwater’s insane quest to build his own Air Force, the bizarre lives of the sons and daughters of dictators and Saddam Hussein’s side career as a trashy romance novelist.

Language:

English


Episodes

How Sam Bankman-Fried Conned the Crypto World

11/22/2022
Robert sits down with Jamie Loftus to talk about the collapse of one of the great financial criminals of our time. (1 part) GoFundMe Link: https://www.gofundme.com/f/portland-mass-shooting-paralyzed-survivor-fund?utm_campaign=p_nacp+share-sheet&utm_medium=copy_link&utm_source=customer Join Robert Evans, Margaret Killjoy and Sophie Lichterman for a special live episode of Behind the Bastards with Q&A. Upon purchasing your ticket, you’ll be redirected to the show screen where there will be...

Duration:01:54:03

It Could Happen Here Weekly 60

11/19/2022
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Duration:04:20:45

Part Two: How Cigarettes Invented Everything

11/17/2022
Robert is joined again by James Stout to continue to discuss the Tobacco Industry. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:12:43

Part One: How Cigarettes Invented Everything

11/15/2022
Robert is joined by James Stout to discuss the Tobacco Industry. (2 part series) FOOTNOTES: https://daily.jstor.org/a-brief-history-of-tobacco-in-america/https://www.africaresource.com/rasta/sesostris-the-great-the-egyptian-hercules/james-buchananduke-father-of-the-modern-cigarette-by-william-kremer/comment-page-1/...

Duration:01:20:00

It Could Happen Here Weekly 59

11/12/2022
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Duration:02:27:16

Part Two: Sam Zell: the Elon Musk of Real Estate

11/10/2022
Robert is joined again by Samantha Mcvey to continue to discuss why the rent is so damn high. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:09:43

Part One: Why is the Rent So Damn High?

11/8/2022
Robert is joined by Samantha Mcvey to discuss what is going with the rental market. (2 part...

Duration:01:09:44

It Could Happen Here Weekly 58

11/5/2022
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Duration:03:57:46

Part Two: Robert and Cody Watch Jordan B. Peterson's New TV Show

11/3/2022
Robert and Cody finish watching and discussing episode one of Jordan B. Peterson's new TV show. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:47:05

Part One: Robert and Cody Watch Jordan B. Peterson's New TV Show

11/1/2022
Robert is joined by Cody Johnston to discuss Jordan Peterson's new TV series, 'Dragons, Monsters & Men.' See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:01:09:39

It Could Happen Here Weekly 57

10/29/2022
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Duration:04:10:34

Part Two: Peter Nygard: The Epstein of Fashion

10/27/2022
Robert is joined again by Margaret Killjoy to continue to discuss Peter Nygard. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:58:03

Introducing: Internet Hate Machine

10/26/2022
Hi, Behind the Bastards fans! Here's a preview of a new podcast, Internet Hate Machine. Bridget Todd explains how bad actors use the internet to target and silence women, especially Black women. Excluding them from discourse and desensitizing us to sexist, racist attacks makes us all less safe. Bridget talks with women who have been the targets of coordinated attacks, activists who are fighting back, and experts to help break down the deliberate agenda behind it. Listen here and subscribe...

Duration:00:02:30

Part One: Peter Nygard: The Epstein of Fashion

10/25/2022
Robert is joined by Margaret Killjoy to discuss Peter Nygard. (2 part series) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:57:22

It Could Happen Here Weekly 56

10/22/2022
All of this week's episodes of It Could Happen Here put together in one large file. Join Robert Evans, Christopher Wong, Shereen Lani Younes, Garrison Davis, James Stout and Sophie Lichterman for a live episode of It Could Happen Here and Q&A. Upon purchasing your ticket, you’ll be redirected to the show screen where there will be a prompt for you to submit a question to the hosts. Questions are picked at random, but be sure to get yours in as it may be featured in the live...

Duration:02:48:14

Part Four: MKUltra: When The CIA Tried to Destroy Free Will

10/20/2022
Robert is joined again by Jason Pargin for the final part of our series on Project MKUltra. Join Robert Evans, Christopher Wong, Shereen Lani Younes, Garrison Davis, James Stout and Sophie Lichterman for a live episode of It Could Happen Here and Q&A. Upon purchasing your ticket, you’ll be redirected to the show screen where there will be a prompt for you to submit a question to the hosts. Questions are picked at random, but be sure to get yours in as it may be featured in the live...

Duration:01:09:38

Part Three: MKUltra: When The CIA Tried to Destroy Free Will

10/18/2022
Robert is joined again by Jason Pargin for part three of our series on Project MKUltra. Join Robert Evans, Christopher Wong, Shereen Lani Younes, Garrison Davis, James Stout and Sophie Lichterman for a live episode of It Could Happen Here and Q&A. Upon purchasing your ticket, you’ll be redirected to the show screen where there will be a prompt for you to submit a question to the hosts. Questions are picked at random, but be sure to get yours in as it may be featured in the live...

Duration:00:54:06

It Could Happen Here Weekly 55

10/15/2022
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Duration:02:29:41

Part Two: MKUltra: When The CIA Tried to Destroy Free Will

10/13/2022
Robert is joined again by Jason Pargin to continue to discuss Project MKUltra. Join Robert Evans, Christopher Wong, Shereen Lani Younes, Garrison Davis, James Stout and Sophie Lichterman for a live episode of It Could Happen Here and Q&A. Upon purchasing your ticket, you’ll be redirected to the show screen where there will be a prompt for you to submit a question to the hosts. Questions are picked at random, but be sure to get yours in as it may be featured in the live...

Duration:01:20:45

Part One: MKUltra: When The CIA Tried to Destroy Free Will

10/11/2022
Robert is joined by Jason Pargin to discuss the CIA's secret illegal mind control experiment, Project MKUltra. (Four...

Duration:01:27:54