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The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

Storytelling Podcasts

All good stories have a twist, and all great storytellers are just a little twisted. Join Mike Rowe for a different take on the people and events that you thought you knew -- from pop-culture to politics from Hollywood to History... The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe -- short mysteries for the curious mind with a short attention span.

All good stories have a twist, and all great storytellers are just a little twisted. Join Mike Rowe for a different take on the people and events that you thought you knew -- from pop-culture to politics from Hollywood to History... The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe -- short mysteries for the curious mind with a short attention span.

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United States

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All good stories have a twist, and all great storytellers are just a little twisted. Join Mike Rowe for a different take on the people and events that you thought you knew -- from pop-culture to politics from Hollywood to History... The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe -- short mysteries for the curious mind with a short attention span.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 158: On the Pursuit of Satisfaction

5/12/2020
The kid had a head for numbers.

Duration:00:17:58

Episode 157: A Novel Hero

5/5/2020
What he did was unspeakably brave. So why then, did no one speak of it?

Duration:00:24:20

Episode 156: A Bridge Too Far

4/14/2020
They built a lot of bridges. Perhaps, one too many...

Duration:00:19:05

Episode 155: Lullaby for a Crackhead

4/7/2020
He only had the one hit...but boy, was it a wonder!

Duration:00:18:53

Episode 154: OCCASIONALLY--Quarantined Edition

3/31/2020
Mike was the keynote speaker at the last large gathering in the United States before the country officially closed for business. His job? Shaking hands--with over a hundred thousand people. Now, after three weeks of self-isolation, he'd like to tell you about it. And then, read a very funny story from his mom's new book.

Duration:00:20:56

Episode 153: An Offer They Couldn't Refuse

3/17/2020
The player loved to play... but on this particular occasion--he chose the wrong playmate.

Duration:00:11:43

Episode 152: They Had Their Way With Her

3/10/2020
Or did they...

Duration:00:17:39

Episode 151: He Was Ready For His Close Up

3/3/2020
It was the gig of a lifetime... it just wasn't Gig's.

Duration:00:17:04

Episode 150: Dude Looks Like a Lady

2/25/2020
She broke the glass ceiling with ease. But her secret was taken to the grave.

Duration:00:18:36

Episode 149: Broadswords in a Pit

2/18/2020
James and Rebecca simply could not settle their differences... that's where the broadswords came in.

Duration:00:21:36

Episode 148: A Book to Pass the Time

2/11/2020
Because you need something to break the boredom of marching 300 miles in 10 degree weather to bring three boat thieves to justice... or so I'm told.

Duration:00:16:08

Episode 147: Her Biggest Fan

1/21/2020
The doctor told her not to sing... but she did anyway.

Duration:00:11:57

Episode 146: OCCASIONALLY--Christmastime

12/24/2019
Christmastime is upon us, and with it comes the season of giving. Mike recites perhaps the greatest story ever written about the spirit of giving.

Duration:00:18:40

Episode 145: Does This Look Infected

11/19/2019
Yes, as a matter of fact, it does. But penicillin won't help...

Duration:00:12:23

Episode 144: A Legend In His Own Mind

11/12/2019
He was destined for greatness. No one knew it but him.

Duration:00:13:44

Episode 143: Rude Awakenings

11/5/2019
Some said he was cursed, others said he was blessed, but everyone agreed--he was the luckiest kraut in the navy.

Duration:00:13:31

Episode 142: OCCASIONALLY--Halloween

10/30/2019
It's All Hallow's Eve! So what better way to mark the occasion than with an episode of OCCASIONALLY. Mike pays homage to the macabre musings of the great Edgar Allan Poe by reciting perhaps his most famous story. Light a candle, pour a beverage, and let the Victorian goosebumps wash over you. Prepare yourself for the insidious beating of... The Tell Tale Heart

Duration:00:18:12

Episode 141: On Average 15 Times a Day

10/15/2019
But for this woman... maybe a bit more.

Duration:00:11:16

Episode 140: Another Band of Brothers

10/8/2019
This group gave us the most iconic sound of all time.

Duration:00:11:52

Episode 139: A Penniless Singer

10/1/2019
Who earned a funeral fit for a king.

Duration:00:10:52