The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

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The Way I Heart It with Mike Rowe
83: How Soon They Forget
Nov 14 • 11 min
It was the trial of the century - that no one remembers.
82: The Men Behind Bars
Nov 7 • 10 min
A father and a son with more than just bars between them.
81: The Consultant
Oct 31 • 11 min
He was notoriously proficient in his field and his advice was priceless – he just didn’t make house calls.
80: How The Game Was Played
Oct 24 • 10 min
Saul’s nephew kept a secret his entire career - you could do that back then.
79: Bobby Brings Home the Bacon
Oct 17 • 10 min
Only problem is - it’s not Bobby’s bacon.
78: Give That Man a Cigar
Oct 10 • 10 min
Eddie was really good at blowing smoke.
77: How To Get Rich and Save Lives by Talking Dirty
Oct 3 • 12 min
The story of a slightly subversive student with a taste for gin.
76: A Hot Babe Who Liked It Rough
Sep 26 • 10 min
The family business was brutal - but this Babe wanted in.
75: A Safe Space
Sep 21 • 9 min
His personal proclivities seemed to trigger women – so he had to keep them a secret.
74: The Ride of His Life
Sep 12 • 8 min
When you’re in the back of an ambulance in the middle of a snowstorm - every second counts.
73: Monkey Business
Sep 5 • 5 min
How to make a billion dollars and remain absolutely calm.
72: Better Late Than Never
Aug 29 • 7 min
When the time came to fight for their King, these knights were prepared to show the enemy what they were made of.
71: Head In The Clouds
Aug 22 • 7 min
Henry Junior just wanted to get out of Henry Senior’s famous shadow.
70: You Might Feel a Little Pinch
Aug 15 • 5 min
No matter how bad your habits, this dentist can stop your pain - guaranteed!
69: “A Little Dab’ll Do Ya!”
Aug 8 • 6 min
Take it from mother - never underestimate the power of a little make-up, properly applied.
68: A Nice Girl From Wisconsin
Aug 1 • 6 min
The consequences of her choice would forever change the world.
67: Charlie’s Big Break
Jul 25 • 6 min
This aspiring songwriter was a family man who really wanted to be famous.
66: A Serial Inventor
Jul 18 • 7 min
Because necessity is actually the mother of investment.
65: A Full Figured Gal
Jul 11 • 7 min
She had tons of suitors because men knew that with her - anything was possible.
Bonus Episode 64: It’s Good To Be The King
Jul 8 • 30 min
Mike tells a very personal story of the King that changed his life.
63: Render Unto Caesar
Jul 4 • 7 min
Caesar’s ride that changed the course of Western Civilization.
62: I’d Like to Buy a Vowel
Jun 27 • 7 min
But only if the spirit moves you.
61: When the World’s on Fire
Jun 20 • 5 min
The melody was sweet, but the lyrics were too painful to sing.
60: Something to Stand For
Jun 13 • 9 min
What do you get when you cross a Private, a General, a lawyer, a doctor and two teenagers? Something worth standing for.
59: A Hero Under the Influence
Jun 6 • 6 min
When all is lost and the end is near - why not have a drink… or several.
58: A Lesser Known Vessel
May 30 • 6 min
Captain Cooper was asked to do the impossible - But he found it impossible not to try.
57: But Who’s Counting
May 23 • 8 min
Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night could keep this 60 year-old mailman from finally receiving his due.
56: Something Unforgettable and Real
May 16 • 8 min
Bill was known for creating unforgettable car chases - but there was one chase he wished he could forget.
55: The Man Behind the Microphone
May 9 • 6 min
Sometimes choosing the right words means not sticking to the script.
54: The Boy Who Loved to Fly
May 6 • 6 min
He flew into history - thanks to a nervous mother with an old-fashioned name.
53: A Simple Solution
May 2 • 7 min
His formula saved millions from starvation - among other things.
52: A Patient Man
Apr 25 • 7 min
John loved Peggy so much he would do anything for her… including this!
51: Kid Stuff
Apr 18 • 7 min
Mr. Akai had a secret - and every kid in the neighborhood knew it.
50: Size Matters
Apr 11 • 8 min
In a competition like this - every inch counts.
49: Dream Job
Apr 4 • 6 min
The greatest World’s Fair on the planet - and it all started with shoveling horse poo.
48: An Unmistakable Sound
Mar 28 • 7 min
Bob was a Mad Man who could sell anything - but this new product gave him a terrible headache.
47: On Thin Branches
Mar 21 • 6 min
How a mild mannered middle-school band teacher terrified America.
46: Fair Warning
Mar 14 • 6 min
You know his name - now you’ll know why.
45: The Biscuit Bomb
Mar 7 • 6 min
Melvin’s Stories always had a surprise ending - this one surprised even Melvin.
44: The Greaseman Cometh
Feb 28 • 7 min
Don’t like your job? Just invent something that does it for you.
43: The Paint Salesman
Feb 21 • 7 min
“Work hard, tell the truth, and don’t be late for supper.”
42: A Standing Ovation
Feb 14 • 6 min
You can stand, but don’t you dare applaud.
41: Words, Words, Words
Feb 7 • 6 min
Choose them wisely or deal with the consequences.
40: Chip Off the Old Block
Jan 31 • 6 min
This groundbreaking agent had the world’s most unique client. And he took him straight to the top.
39: A Rose By Any Other Name
Jan 24 • 6 min
Neat trick, but can you copyright it?
38: On Self Abuse
Jan 17 • 7 min
Please sir, can I have some more?
37: Man of Faith
Jan 14 • 5 min
A showdown between a pious governor a righteous crowd - what could possibly go wrong?
36: Oh Brother!
Jan 12 • 6 min
Thanksgiving isn’t complete without a second helping of Presidential election politics.
35: The Code Breaker
Jan 10 • 5 min
His ear for hearing patterns served him well.
34: That’s All Folks
Dec 14, 2016 • 8 min
Who knew cartoon characters could be so litigious?
33: You Don’t Know Mike
Sep 11, 2016 • 7 min
Sometimes, all you can do is watch.
32: The Dreamer
Aug 30, 2016 • 6 min
He couldn’t change the people, so he changed the world.
31: The Hangman & The Windsor Knot
Aug 23, 2016 • 5 min
How a perfectly tied Windsor knot led to a date with the gallows.
30: The Demoted Deserter
Aug 16, 2016 • 6 min
War is hell, but the paperwork is intolerable.
29: The 100 Billion Dollar Bar
Aug 9, 2016 • 5 min
How his sweet tooth changed your life.
28: An Incredible Reinvention
Aug 2, 2016 • 5 min
When no one wants your product, don’t change the product, change the name.
27: Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow
Jul 26, 2016 • 6 min
I don’t want to split hairs, but EVERYONE should know this woman’s name.
26: Rose Garden Rubbish
Jul 19, 2016 • 5 min
Even the President can’t help this guy catch a break.
25: The Prisoner
Jul 12, 2016 • 5 min
The craziest prison break story you’ve never heard of.
24: Big Guy, Little Guy
Jul 5, 2016 • 4 min
How do you compete with a thriving 20th century company? Use 18th century technology of course.
23: Donnie’s Secret
Jun 28, 2016 • 5 min
Donnie has a secret… and it’s a doozie.
22: In Laws on the Outs
Jun 21, 2016 • 6 min
Their escape from an overbearing family really put them on the map.
21: The Coward of the Deep
Jun 14, 2016 • 6 min
Who will sing the praises of the famous warrior who refused to fight.
20: Fred’s Final Wish
Jun 7, 2016 • 5 min
Why Fred’s kids stopped for a snack on the way to his funeral.
19: John’s Portuguese Cousin
May 31, 2016 • 6 min
A most unlikely path to becoming one of the greatest voices of all time.
18: The Toymaker
May 24, 2016 • 4 min
Al didn’t want to make toys, he just wanted to fly.
17: The Lady Calls the Shots
May 17, 2016 • 6 min
He loved her so much he gave her his job.
16: The Orphan Hero
May 10, 2016 • 6 min
She was plucked from the streets and catapulted to fame.
15: Sorry, Wrong Number
May 3, 2016 • 5 min
Sometimes in life, it’s better not to stick to the script.
14: The American Rock Star
Apr 26, 2016 • 6 min
His music career really blew up.
13: On My Honor
Apr 19, 2016 • 5 min
They say the truth will set you free, but in this case, it was a little white lie.
12: One Hit Wonder
Apr 12, 2016 • 5 min
No one has ever matched his record, and no one knows his name.
11: Lord of Loud
Apr 5, 2016 • 5 min
He didn’t like the quiet, so he made sure we all could pump up the volume.
10: Lord of Light
Mar 29, 2016 • 6 min
The most expensive theme park there never was.
9: The Longshot
Mar 22, 2016 • 5 min
Sometimes the only way to prove your worth, is with a trial by fire.
8: It’s a Shame About Your Face
Mar 15, 2016 • 7 min
The most recognizable face that no one wanted to hire.
7: “Be right back, hon!”
Mar 8, 2016 • 4 min
She believes her husband is a genius. The only problem, no one else does. How her road trip changed everything – for YOU!
6: “This isn’t funny!”
Mar 1, 2016 • 7 min
It was a cold, dark night on the field of battle – and one man had the perfect plan to strike back at the enemy.
5: Breaking the Silence
Mar 1, 2016 • 7 min
He found his voice and defined a generation. And he owes it all to a little piece of fruit.
4: Little Bits Of Corpse
Mar 1, 2016 • 9 min
Was he a lunatic or a genius? Sometimes it’s hard to tell, especially when you’re telling the world that doctors are killing their patients.
3: Clean Up On Aisle 4!
Mar 1, 2016 • 9 min
How did the clerks in a modest grocery store change the world as we know it?
2: He Had It All
Mar 1, 2016 • 5 min
He had the talent. He had the charisma. He had the looks. But without one little change, he’d never be the household name he is today.
1: The 25 Million Dollar Kiss
Feb 24, 2016 • 5 min
A kiss from her helped win the war. But her real assets changed the world as we know it.
Introducing ‘The Way I Heard It’
Feb 23, 2016 • 2 min
What inspired this series of short mysteries for the curious mind? Mike Rowe reveals the inspiration behind the new podcast.