How Much Money Did The Mafia Make?!

Summary

Murder, drugs, and soup kitchens? In this episode, Jac takes you through the history of the Mafia and explains the business tactics that brought them riches. 

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Texas Was A Country?

Summary

Before President James K. Polk, America looked a lot smaller than it does today. In this episode, Nat gives an overview of the Mexican-American War and how it changed the landscape of our country forever.

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The Great Depression Was A GOOD Thing?

Summary

Historical unemployment, widespread homelessness, stock market crashes, and failing crops characterized the American Great Depression; but could the immense suffering have actually been a good thing? In this episode Jac explains the start and end of the Great Depression, differences in the lives of people going through it, and the light on the other side.

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President McKinley Was Assassinated?

Summary

Nat covers the assassination of President William McKinley. 

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Introducing “How Did We Not Know That”

Summary

Feel like the odd one out in your friend group when it comes to talking about world events? Wish you could finally come up with the facts to debate with that schmuck at work? Tired of having nothing but the weather to bring up on the first date? 

If you always find yourself asking, “How did I not know that?” be sure to check out our first episode on Wednesday, May 6th.

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