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There’s no politics at Our American Stories, just stories. Daily bringing the campfire scene to your ears.


Midwestern Mother: The 1st Female On Normandy
Nov 20 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Invisible People: Eric (Homeless and Working Full-Time), (2-4) Black Bart: Americas Most Successful And Notorious Gentleman Bandit, (5-7) The Man Who Adopted 3,000 People, (8) Midwestern Mother: The First Female On Normandy
Adopting 7 at Once, the Fastest Gun Slinger Ever, and D-Day Recall
Nov 20 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Chicken Soup: The Cat No One Wanted, (2-3) Jack Marucci To His Son: You’re Not Going to Be A Baseball Player, So Be A Better Person, (4) Bob Munden: The Fastest Gun Who Ever Lived, (5-7) WWII Vet Recalls Storming Omaha Beach on D-Day, (8)…
Nancy Kelsey: California’s 1st Female Pioneer Arrives Barefoot and Pregnant and Becomes “Betsy Ross of CA”
Nov 19 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Students Dont Grade Themselves, so Why Do the Police?, (2-4) Nancy Kelsey: California’s 1st Female Pioneer Arrives Barefoot and Pregnant and Becomes “Betsy Ross of CA”, (5-8) What Makes the World’s Greatest Sports Teams?
LSU’s Men of Character and a Mother’s Journey after Son’s Suicide
Nov 16 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Ernest Hemingway’s “A Day’s Wait”, (2-3) The Tire Tycoon Who Gives Convicts a Fresh Start, (4) No. 18: LSU’s Men of Character, (5-6) A Mother’s Journey after Losing Son to Suicide, (7-8) She’s The Daughter Of Chick-fil-A’s Founder, But That’s…
Ilene Hall Joined the Army to Find Her Husband in the Middle of WWII
Nov 15 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Ilene Hall Joined the Army to Find Her Husband in the Middle of WWII, (3) Invisible People: Olivia and Son Alex, Homeless Living in Budget Hotels, (4) Bible Understood: Tim Dunn Explains “Daniel in the Lions’ Den”, (5) The Man Who Spent…
Thanksgiving, Sleep Apnea, Typewriters and More!
Nov 14 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today, (5) LA Speed Story, (6-7) Sleep Apnea Destroys More Marriages Than Adultery or Finances…Until Now!, (8) 99 Reasons Why A Typewriter Is Better Than A Computer!!
NFL’s Tony Mandarich and the Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre
Nov 13 • 81 min
(Segment 1) “Pray for Us!”: Father Receives Daughter’s Text during Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre, (2-4) What Kind of General Runs the Biggest Airlift in History?, (5-8) Tony Mandarich Was NFLs Biggest Bust, Then He Rebuilt His Life
Veterans Day: Audie Murphy and the Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To
Nov 12 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Veterans Day: The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To, (5) Veterans Day: Reconciling Dad The Farmer And Dad the Veteran Pilot, (6-8) Veterans Day: Audie Murphy, America’s Most Decorated Soldier
Iwo Jima, Hemingway, Golden Gate Bride, and My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship
Nov 9 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship, (2) The Guardian of the Golden Gate Bridge, (3) The “Boys” Of Iwo Jima, (4) Hemingway’s “Old Man and the Sea”, (5-8) Candymaker Milton Hershey
JFK’s Moon Dream, PN American Dream, and Father to Son Tribute
Nov 8 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The 11’8” Bridge the “Can Opener”, (2-3) Terry Tarwater Finds The American Dream in Pennsylvania, (4) Mark’s Tribute to His “Quiet Hero” Son Who’s the Father of 3 Boys, (5-8) What JFK’s Moon Dream Really Cost
Sam Kendricks: Small Town Boy Becomes Olympic Medalist
Nov 7 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Lt. Col. Bill Hollowell and Wife Return to Run Music Ranch, (3) John Philip Sousa: EVERY American Knows His Music (b. 1854), (4) How TV Dinners Liberated Women, (5-8) Sam Kendricks: Small Town Boy Becomes Olympic Medalist
An ”Ordinary” WWII Soldier’s Story and the Loving Letter from Older Brother
Nov 6 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) An Ordinary WWII Soldiers Story: Angelo Constantine, (4) An Older Brothers Letter To His Younger Brother, (5-8) Feeling Unsatisfied In Your 40s?
Will Rogers, Silver Kings, a DNA Test
Nov 5 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Silver Kings and the “Big Bonanza”, (3-4) This Cowboy Makes You Laugh And Think: The Will Rogers Story, (5-8) DNA Test Changes A Family
Story of an Unlikely Hero
Nov 2 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Gotta Have More Cowbell!, (2-3) Does Exercise Make You Smarter?, (4) Story of a Song: Paul Simon’s “Graceland”, (5-8) The Story of an Unlikely Hero
Halloween Special and Houdini
Nov 1 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions, (5-8) Houdini: The Man From Beyond
Farmer V Govt and Football Coaches Employed by Student
Oct 31 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Farmer Who Fought His Government, (4) McLalan Files: A Divorced Father Living with His Marine Son, (5) The Unexpected Moment Of Happiness In The Hospital With My 89-Year-Old Father, (6) The High Schooler Who Employed His Football…
Masculine Dads, a Baseball Bat Story, and Chicken Soup
Oct 30 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Chicken Soup: Power Of A Son’s Kiss, (2) Masculine Dads Raise Confident Daughters, (3-4) The Time America Put Its National Treasures on a Cross-Country Train, (5-8) He Made A Wood Bat For His Son, And It Accidentally Overtook Louisville…
Jedediah Smith and the Auschwitz “Volunteer”
Oct 29 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Imagine If…You Were Known For Your Kindness, (2-3) The Auschwitz “Volunteer”, (4) A Cuisine Unlike Any Other: The Food Culture of New Orleans, (5-8) Indians, Nature, And A Bear: Jedediah Smith, Stuff Of Legend
Vincent Price: Master of Horror… Wonderful Father
Oct 26 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The War In Ben Franklin’s Home, (3-4) Vincent Price: Master Of Horror…Wonderful Father, (5-8) Confessions Of An Undercover Agent
Jackie Robinson: His Life, Perseverance, and Faith (d. 1972)
Oct 25 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Jackie Robinson: His Life, Perseverance, and Faith (d. 1972), (3-4) The Irish Rockstar and American Pastor: A Friendship for the Ages, (5-8) She Was Attacked For Running The Boston Marathon!
Stay-at-Home Mom Becomes Houston’s Oldest Rookie Cop
Oct 24 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Square Pizza Rockstar, (4) 99 Reasons Why A Typewriter Is Better Than A Computer!!, (5) How A 17-Year-Old Designed the Current US Flag for a School Project And Got a B-, (6-7) Stay-at-Home Mom Becomes Houston’s Oldest Rookie Cop, (8) 54…
House of Pain Rapper Restores House from Coppola’s Movie
Oct 23 • 81 min
(Segment 1) My Daughter, Out There… On The Beam, (2-4) The Outsiders: House of Pain Rapper Restores House from Coppola’s Movie, (5-8) Mamet: You Know His Work and His Writing. You Just Don’t Know His Name
A Sister’s Love and Loss of Three Brothers
Oct 22 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Relationship Hour: Michael and Chelsea, (4) A Sister’s Love and Loss of Three Brothers, (5-6) One Law Professor, One Traffic Ticket, and a Whole Lotta Antics, (7-8) 3 White Jews…Greatest Rap Group, Ever!
Couple Wins Right to Run Business
Oct 19 • 81 min
(Segment 1) A Fathers Note to His Timeless DaughterWho Functions At A Toddler Level, (2) How The Elevator BRAKE Shaped Our Modern World, (3-4) Couple Wins Right to Run Business, (5-8) Davy Crockett and the Alamo
The Puritans and Hearing Aids that Call 9-1-1
Oct 18 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Hearing Aids That Call 9-1-1 and Make You Smarter, (3) What Hamilton Teaches Us About The Importance Of Anonymous Speech, (4) Invisible People: Homeless Family with 6 Children, (5-8) The Puritans
Blind Music Store Owner Sees the Power of Prayer
Oct 17 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Blind Music Store Owner Sees the Power of Prayer, (4) Lewis and Clark Finally Return Home (Ep 40), (5-6) The Engineer Who Is Revolutionizing Education, (7-8) What Shamu Taught Me About Love Life And Marriage
Elvis in Vegas
Oct 16 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Selling Her “RedHead” Wine to Walmart, (3-4) The Birth of Coca-Cola, (5-8) Elvis in Vegas
Bomb Scrap Collector vs. The U.S. Govt
Oct 15 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Dancing with a Demon, (2-3) The “Trader Joe’s” Story, (4) Bomb Casing Scrap Collector vs. The U.S. Govt, (5) “Leader Of The Band”: Dan Fogelberg’s Love Letter To His Father, (6) One Mans Mobile Homeless Gig, (7) The Importance Of Friends, (8)…
The Unlikely Relationship Between Two of NYC’s Finest
Oct 12 • 81 min
The Unlikely Relationship Between Two of NYC’s Finest
“Fearless Freddie” Warder
Oct 11 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) “Fearless Freddie” Warder, (4) Hemingway’s “Old Man and the Sea”, (5-8) The Muscle Shoals Sound
Nikola Tesla and Lincoln’s Assassination
Oct 10 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) A Brief History of Nikola Tesla, (3-4) The Man Who Watched Lincoln’s Assassination, (5-8) The Story of 20th Century America…Through Sneakers?
One of the 1st and Last POWs of WWII
Oct 9 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) One of the 1st and Last POWs of WWII, (3) Chicken Soup: But You Were Just A Cop, (4) The Compton Perfectionist Who Mainstreamed Rap, (5-8) The Epic Story Of Mountain Man Kit Carson: Agent of “Manifest Destiny”
When Govt Lets Scammers Keep The $ They’ve Scammed
Oct 8 • 81 min
(Segment 1) When Govt Lets Scammers Keep The $$$ They’ve Scammed, (2-4) The Pistol-Packin’ Railroad Conductor: Harriet “Moses” Tubman, (5-8) Frank Lloyd Wright
King Ranch, the Storm Chaser, and a Story of a Song
Oct 5 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Go Rest High Up On That Mountain, (2-3) Cattle King, Richard King: Real-Life John Wayne and Rhett Butler, (4) A Grave Escape, (5-8) The Man Who Caught the Storm: The Life of Legendary Tornado Chaser Tim Samaras
Wailin’ Jennys, John Adams, and Dumb and Dumber
Oct 4 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Santa Clause of Michigan’s Foster Kids, (2-4) John Adams and the Boston Massacre Trial: The Moment That Defined A Man And A Nation, (5) Story of a Song: Wailin’ Jennys’ “Long Time Traveller”, (6-7) Pastor Broadway: “I’m Not Walking Away…
He Created The #1 Entrepreneurship Program in The Country… And Got Fired!
Oct 3 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Prayer Power: The Author of “Braveheart” Shares His Story, (4) Invisible People: Homeless Family Finds Support in Tent City, (5-8) He Created The #1 Entrepreneurship Program in The Country… And Got Fired!
America’s Cup Chemist and Govt vs. Citizen-Musician
Oct 2 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Nutty Chemist From Kansas Who Won The America’s Cup, (4) Who Will This Be To Me?, (5-7) Rule of Law: Music Producer Shut Down in Nashville, (8) Walt Whitman Served the Union… And the Confederate!
The Misdemeanor System and Woodstock
Oct 1 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Reconciling Dad The Farmer And Dad the Veteran Pilot, (2) Rule of Law: The Misdemeanor System, (3-4) What Woodstock REALLY Meant to Those Who Were There, (5-8) Girl with a Gun: The Annie Oakley Story
Invisible People, Sam McGee, Hockey Enforcers, and More!
Sep 28 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Cremation of Sam McGee, (2) Invisible People: Homeless Veteran Living in Her Car, (3) Story of a Song: Sanctus Real’s “Lead Me”, (4) Technology and Music: Autotune vs. Imperfection, (5) The Bailey’s Story: A Daughter, a Drug Dealer, and a…
Robert Johnson’s Crossroads
Sep 27 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Michael Vick Story, (3) Meet “Captain Crunch”, (4) Jesse’s Investigation Into Robert Johnson’s Crossroads, (5-6) The Silver Kings and the “Big Bonanza”, (7-8) The REAL “Great Escape” with Albert Clark
Elisabeth Elliot: Through Gates of Splendor
Sep 26 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Who Does Wealth Belong To?, (3-4) Elisabeth Elliot: Through Gates of Splendor, (5-6) Wolfman Jack, (7-8) How a Janitor Invented Flamin Hot Cheetos and Became an Exec at Pepsico
How a Refugee Went from Janitor to President
Sep 25 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) How a Refugee Went from Janitor to President, (4) What Im Gonna Tell You Is Gonna Make You Cry, (5-6) “Either I Release Him Or He Jerks His Hand Out of Mine”, (7-8) Hannibal, Missouri: The Town that Created Mark Twain
KoRn’s Brian “Head” Welch and Behind-the-Scenes at HP and Apple
Sep 24 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The 11’8” Bridge the “Can Opener”, (2) Whats The Best Way To Take An Afternoon Nap?, (3-4) A Behind-the-Scenes Look at HP and Apple, (5-8) KoRns Brian Head Welch: Lies, Mistakes, and Miracles
A Family-Focused BIG Business
Sep 21 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Bringing Our Constitution To Life, (5) Gotta Have More Cowbell!, (6-7) A Family-Focused BIG Business, (8) The Scooby-Doo Story!
Entrepreneurship to Children and Prisoners
Sep 20 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang Stories, (2) “They Were Training Me to Be a Robot Doctor”, (3) Why Is Government Gridlock A Great Thing?, (4) The Deadpan Comedy of Steven Wright, (5) Dr. Ely: What I Learned From A Dying Patient, (6-7)…
Gladys Gonzalez Story: A Tale of Redemption Only Possible in the U.S.
Sep 19 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) (Constitution Week) David McCullough: History Didn’t Have To Happen This Way, (4) The Gladys Gonzalez Story: A Tale of Redemption Only Possible in the U.S., (5-6) Casey Jones, (7) Tempest Tours: A Stormy, Sightseeing Vacation, (8) Hey Kid,…
Celebrating the Constitution’s B-day and Thomas Paine
Sep 18 • 81 min
(Segments 1-6) Celebrating the Constitution’s B-day, (7-8) Thomas Paine: The Man Washington Said Started the American Revolution
The Woman Who’s Revolutionizing the Trucking Industry
Sep 17 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Man Who Invented Aerobics, (4) The Woman Who’s Revolutionizing the Trucking Industry, (5) Chicken Soup: Power Of A Son’s Kiss, (6-7) Forgiveness, (8) The Kids Who Remade “Raiders Of The Lost Ark”
The Gloriumptious Roald Dahl: Hero, Inventor, Fighter Pilot, Spy… Children’s Author
Sep 14 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Gloriumptious Roald Dahl: Hero, Inventor, Fighter Pilot, Spy… Children’s Author, (5) The Great Oregon Whale Explosion, (6) The MOH Recipient Who Crashed His Plane On Purpose To Get To His Downed Wingman, (7) Ode to Ella, (8) Arresting…
Ketchup King: The H.J. Heinz Story and Johnny Cash
Sep 13 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Johnny Cash: The Story (d. 2003), (5-8) Ketchup King: The H.J. Heinz Story
The 9/11 Stories You Haven’t Heard
Sep 12 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Recalling 911: The Stories You Haven’t Heard, (5-7) A Story About A Man…A Legend, Named “Bear” (b. 1913), (8) Story of a Song: “There Goes My Life”
“Lady” by Kenny Rogers and Walmart’s “Love Handle”
Sep 11 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Best Thing Happened: We Had To Push $500k Of Our Products Into The Dumpster, (3) Story of a Song: “Lady” by Kenny Rogers (Written/Produced by Lionel Richie), (4) Do NOT Threaten The Staff At The Psych Ward!, (5-8) The Arnold Palmer Story
Pulling Back the Curtain on Manson!
Sep 10 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Former Homeless Woman Now Serving The Homeless!, (3-4) Pulling Back the Curtain on Manson, (5-8) Underwear: A Brief History
Disneyland and Growing Up In A Hoarding Home
Sep 7 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Coming Clean: Growing Up In A Hoarding Home, (3-4) A Brief History of Disneyland (Part 1), (5-8) Crude Blessings: An American Oilman’s Story
Concrete, Foot Odor, Jesse James, and Forgiving an Abusive Father
Sep 6 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Forgiving an Abusive Father: The Chris Dupre Story, (2) Burning Question: Why Do Only Some Have Foot Odor?, (3) Welcome to the Republic of Molossia!, (4) Concrete: Shaping Our World Since the Roman Times, (5-8) Jesse James: Bandit,…
Remembering Joan Rivers and KKK Member Changed
Sep 5 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Virginia Hall: The True Story of America’s Greatest Female Spy, (3-4) Remembering Joan Rivers, (5-8) Former KKK Member Changed By Friendship
The Billionaire Who Wants To Die Broke
Sep 4 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Billionaire Who Wants To Die Broke, (3) The Hidden Treasure of Forrest Fenn, (4) Bob Munden: The Fastest Gun Who Ever Lived, (5-7) I Stomped On People…I Was Depressed…The Story of Job Changed My Life, (8) Navy SEAL: The Deed Is All, Not…
Audie Murphy: America’s Most Decorated Soldier
Sep 3 • 81 min
(Segment 1) LA Speed Story, (2-3) The Powerful Story of How One Man Grieved His Grandchild’s Death, (4) Bob Munden: The Fastest Gun Who Ever Lived, (5) Invisible People: Dennis (Homeless in Los Angeles), (6-8) Audie Murphy: America’s Most Decorated Soldier
Removing Tattoos and What Makes Sports Teams Exceptional?
Aug 31 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) What Makes the World’s Greatest Sports Teams?, (5-6) Removing Obstacles By Removing Tattoos, (7-8) How the Agency Saved My Father
Gene Wilder, Bob Ross and THEE Green Beret
Aug 30 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Gene Wilder: Pure Imagination, (5-7) The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To, (8) Why We Love Bob Ross
Steely Dan, Humble Heroes, and Bryan Dawson’s Story
Aug 29 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Donald Wilson: Humble Hero, (2) 1st Black Woman to Join U.S. Coast Guard: Dr. Olivia Hooker, (3) The Catholic Priest Who Earned a Medal of Honor, (4) Story Of A Song: Steely Dan’s “Peg”, (5-8) Bryan Dawson’s Story: From Hell’s Highway to the…
WW2 Tank Gunner Don Evans
Aug 28 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) WW2 Tank Gunner Don Evans, (4) A Cuisine Unlike Any Other: The Food Culture of New Orleans, (5) MIT’s Basketball Coach: “Those Nerds Can Only Handle One Play”, (6-7) Mike Judge’s Beavis and Butthead: A Story for Lovers AND Haters, (8)…
Chef Boyardee: American Hero and Tupac Shukur
Aug 27 • 81 min
(Segment 1) We Weren’t There To Surf Or Fish, (2) Tupac: The Definitive Rap Anti-Hero (In His Own Words), (3) Chef Boyardee: American Hero, (4) Six Seconds To Live, (5-8) The Billionaire Who Spends His Time Fitting Hearing Aids
Fannie Farmer, Chicken Soup (The Cat), the Beatles, and Intervention From My Drug Dealer
Aug 24 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Chicken Soup: The Cat No One Wanted, (2-3) The Story of 3 Beatles Songs: Yesterday, Eleanor Rigby, Tomorrow Never Knows, (4) Fannie Farmer: The Mother Of Level Measurements, (5-8) My Drug Dealers Staged An Intervention for Me
Seizing Back Their Rights: Perez V. Wayne County
Aug 23 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Man Who Defined American Fashion, (3-4) She’s The Daughter Of Chick-fil-A’s Founder, But That’s Not Who She REALLY IS, (5-6) Making “Mary Poppins”, (7) Seizing Back Their Rights: Perez V. Wayne County, (8) Heartbroken Father’s Letter To…
Doc Holliday: Outlaw Gentlemen, Shady Ladies, and Tombstone
Aug 22 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Doc Holliday: Outlaw Gentlemen, Shady Ladies, and Tombstone, (5) A Fathers Note to His Timeless DaughterWho Functions At A Toddler Level, (6) Abe’s BBQ, (7-8) The Woman Behind “Little Women”
Storming Omaha, Walt Whitman Severved BOTH Sides, and How TR Saved Football
Aug 21 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) WWII Vet Recalls Storming Omaha Beach on D-Day, (4) Walt Whitman Served the Union… And the Confederate!, (5) Dr. Ely: What I Learned From A Dying Patient, (6-7) Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football?, (8) Story of a Song: The Beach Boys’ “Good…
A 5th Child, Black Bart, and America’s Stapler…Umm…yeah
Aug 20 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Nobody Believed Us…We Discovered 30-40 Billion Barrels of Oil!, (4) “Yes, We Really Do Want to Have a Fifth Child”, (5) America’s Favorite Stapler, (6-8) Black Bart: Americas Most Successful And Notorious Gentleman Bandit
WWII’s Navajo Code Talker, Roy Hawthorne, Steve McQueen, and Guitars for Vets
Aug 17 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Guitars for Vets, (2-3) WWII’s Navajo Code Talker, Roy Hawthorne, (4) One Small Business Saves A Small Town!, (5-8) The “King Of Cool”: The Unknown Story Of Steve McQueen
Chicken Soup: (Married Life) For Better Or Worse
Aug 16 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Berlin Wall Went Up Because Of Him, (5) A Brief History in Air Conditioning, (6) Chicken Soup: (Married Life) For Better Or Worse, (7-8) T.D. Jakes: Learn From The Lows How To Handle The Highs
The Man Who Adopted 3,000 People, Magic Johnson, and Steve Martin
Aug 15 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Man Who Adopted 3,000 People, (4) Steve Martin: Good Guy Comedy, (5-8) The Bird And Magic Story: Love, Friendship, And Basketball (Magic b. 1959)
The Praline Queen at Walmart’s “Open Call” and Eddie Van Halen
Aug 14 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Walmart Open Call: The Praline Queen with a HUGE Fan Base, (2) Eddie Van Halen Wanted to be a Drummer, (3-4) Why? What Makes Us Curious?, ( 5-8) From LP to mp3: Our Memories in Our Music
George Lucas, Lemonade Stands, and the $1B Corp Cleaning Water
Aug 13 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Gov’t Cracking Down on Kids’ Lemonade Stands, (2-3) George Lucas: A Long Time Ago…, (4) A Billion Dollar Corporation… That’s CLEANING Water?, (5-8) From NFL’s 1st Round Pick To Prison…To A Journey On Redemption Road
Identical Twins ​Who Won’t Let the Gov’t $teal Their $$
Aug 10 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Best Worst Counterfeiter in American History, (2-4) The Identical Twins Who Won’t Let the Gov’t $teal Their $$… and Good Name!, (5-8) Feeling Unsatisfied In Your 40s?
“We Are All Jews Here”, Masculine Dads, and Snowboard King
Aug 9 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Great Molasses Flood, (2-3) “We Are All Jews Here” (Roddie Edmonds d. 1985), (4) Caring For My Dying Husband Made Life Worth Living, (5) Imagine If…You Were Known For Your Kindness, (6) Masculine Dads Raise Confident Daughters, (7-8) The…
Candymaker Milton Hershey
Aug 8 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Candymaker Milton Hershey, (5) Paul Revere’s Ride, (6) The Blessing of Rejection, (7) “The Patient I Failed”, (8) Who Will This Be To Me?
155 Tries To Find His Perfect Job, Twilight Zone, YETI, and CJ Walker
Aug 7 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Rod Serling and the Twilight Zone, (3-4) 155 Tries To Find His Perfect Job, (5) YETI: How 2 Bros Turned a $300 Cooler Into a $450 Million Cult Brand, (6-8) Before Mary Kay There Was Madam CJ Walker
Selling Her “RedHead” Wine to Walmart, Coach Herb Brooks, and Roswell
Aug 6 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Coach Herb Brooks and the 1980 Olympic “Miracle on Ice” (b. 1937), (5-6) Selling Her “RedHead” Wine to Walmart, (7-8) The UFO Crash at Roswell
The Freedom Train, Feds vs. Disabled Vet, and the “Mobile Homeless Gig”
Aug 3 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship, (2) One Mans Mobile Homeless Gig, (3-4) The Time America Put Its National Treasures on a Cross-Country Train, (5) Feds Send this Disabled Veteran to Prison for Digging Ponds on His Property, (6-8)…
Arlington Natl Cemetery, MTV, Mitch Hedber, Pink, and “House of the Rising Sun”
Aug 2 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Sacred Duty: A Soldier’s Tour at Arlington National Cemetery, (4) Story of a Song: House of the Rising Sun, (5-6) MTV Changed The World On This Day…, (7) Story of a Song: Pink’s “Let’s Get The Party Started”, (8) Mitch Hedberg: A Shy…
National History Day and Lewis and Clark Separate
Aug 1 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Lewis and Clark Separate…Without Cell Phones?! (Ep 39), (2) History off the Pages: National History Day, (3) Family Sends Five Sons To War, (4) The Great Jerry Maguire Pyramid, (5) Surviving a Shark Attack: Tiffany Johnson’s Story, (6-7) Life…
Skid Row Realities and Henry Ford
Jul 31 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Henry Ford: The Father of the Automobile (b. 1863), (5-6) Love in the Ashes, (7) The Importance Of Friends, (8) Invisible People: Luke (Skid Row Realities)
The Couple Who Sold Their Inventions to Walmart
Jul 30 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Company Benefits Include $35K For Your Bucket List!, (2-3) This Couple Sold Their Inventions to Walmart, (4) 99 Reasons Why A Typewriter Is Better Than A Computer!!, (5-8) Coach Dean Smith: So Much More Than Basketball
Quincy Jones, Connie Francis, and “I Won’t Be At My Wedding”
Jul 27 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Highest Selling Female Artist…In History!, (4) How Am I Going To Tell My Wife I Wont Be At Our Wedding?, (5-8) The Great Quincy Jones
Story of a Song: Wailin’ Jennys’ “Long Time Traveller”
Jul 26 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Wailin’ Jennys’ “Long Time Traveller”, (2) The Guardian of the Golden Gate Bridge, (3-4) What Shamu Taught Me About Love Life And Marriage, (5) Reconciling Dad The Farmer And Dad the Veteran Pilot, (6) Locked Up For 72 Years,…
A Brief History of the Telephone
Jul 25 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Gold Rush Queen: Nellie Cashman, (3-4) A Brief History of the Telephone, (5-8) DNA Test Changes A Family
A Most Valued Gift… FROM a Homeless Man and ac”God Only Knows”
Jul 24 • 81 min
(Segment 1) A Most Valued Gift FROM a Homeless Man, (2-4) The Entrepreneur Who Bathed in Cow Dung!!, (5-7) He Ran 50 Marathons… In 50 States In 50 Consecutive Days!, (8) “God Only Knows”: The Story of a Song
Dog Becomes Best Cancer Medicine and “My Dad’s Old Number”
Jul 23 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Dog Becomes Best Medicine Through Woman’s Cancer Treatments, (2) Burning Question: Why Are Ears Shaped This Way?, (3) Story of a Song: “My Dad’s Old Number”, (4) Hey Kid, Catch!: How Coca~Cola and Mean Joe Greene Launched a Legend, (5) Pinks,…
From Janitor to PepsiCo Exec, a Worship Band and a Brothel, and Samuel Colt
Jul 20 • 81 min
(Segment 1) A Brief History in Air Conditioning, (2) A Worship Band And A Brothel: The Story of “God of this City”, (3-4) How a Janitor Invented Flamin Hot Cheetos and Became an Exec at Pepsico, (5-7) Samuel Colt: The Birth Of The Revolver (b. 1814), (8)…
The Bailey’s Story: A Daughter, a Drug Dealer, and a Miracle
Jul 19 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Bailey’s Story: A Daughter, a Drug Dealer, and a Miracle, (2-4) Animals Among Us: How Pets Make Us Human, (5) Heaven is Beautiful, (6-7) The “Trader Joe’s” Story, (8) Bible Understood: Tim Dunn Explains “Daniel in the Lions’ Den”
Tom Waits and a Marine Meets His Long Lost Sister with Down Syndrome
Jul 18 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Venezuelan Dissident Who Started A Company in America…And Raised $200 Million!!, (4) Tom Waits’ Story Of A Song: “I Hope That I Don’t Fall In Love With You”, (5) Once Upon a Time…, (6-7) When A Marine Meets His Long-Lost Sister With…
The Man Who Spent $35MM Fighting A $400k Fake Wine Fraud
Jul 16 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) The Man Who Spent $35MM Fighting A $400k Fake Wine Fraud, (2) How to Fine-Tune Your BS Detector, (3) 50 Years Later, I Still Speak To My Teacher Almost Every Day, (4) 54 Things I Learned in 54 Years, (5) Brutally Honest Valedictorian Regrets…
Hiring “At Risk” Individuals and Forgiving an Abusive Father
Jul 13 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Weifield Group Hires At Risk Individuals and with Good Reason!, (3-4) The Fred Davis Blues, (5) Forgiving an Abusive Father: The Chris Dupre Story, (6-8) The Real Story of Frank Abagnale
Does Exercise Make You Smarter? and the Unexpected Moment with My 89-Year-Old Father
Jul 12 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Unexpected Moment Of Happiness In The Hospital With My 89-Year-Old Father, (2-3) Does Exercise Make You Smarter? , (4) This Jewelry Store Provides More Value Than Just Rings, (5-8) Rodney Dangerfield: Nothing But Respect For The Man Who…
The Man With 1,000 Voices, Billy Joel Song to Daughter, and Homeless Mother of 4
Jul 11 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Mel Blanc: The Animated Story Behind “The Man With 1,000 Voices” (d. 1989), (5) The Story of Song: The Ballad Billy Joel Wrote For His Little Girl, (6-7) Pastor Broadway: “I’m Not Walking Away From These Children Anymore”, (8) Invisible…
Muscle Shoals and Students Don’t Grade Themselves, so Why Do the Police?
Jul 10 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Muscle Shoals Sound, (5) Students Dont Grade Themselves, so Why Do the Police?, (6-7) To Box or Go to Vietnam?, (8) Story of a Song: “My Sharona”
The Story John D. Rockefeller: Son of Snake Oil Salesman “Devil Bill” and a Pious Christian Mother
Jul 9 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Story John D. Rockefeller: Son of Snake Oil Salesman “Devil Bill” and a Pious Christian Mother (b 1839), (5) Dancing with a Demon, (6-7) These Guys Use Dungeons and Dragons as a Therapy Tool, (8) What Im Gonna Tell You Is Gonna Make You…
Paul Simon’s “Graceland” and From Home Depot to “Boston”
Jul 6 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) This Pastor Uses A LOT of Motor Oil!, (3) Rock Star: From Home Depot to Lead Singer of “Boston”, (4) The Great Gatsby, (5-7) Prayer Power: The Author of “Braveheart” Shares His Story, (8) Story of a Song: Paul Simon’s “Graceland”
4th Special: Fireworks, Naturalization, the Flag, and John Adams!
Jul 5 • 81 min
(Segment 1) All Your Fireworks Questions Answered!, (2-4) Freedom Day: Naturalization Ceremony, (5) How A 17-Year-Old Designed the Current US Flag for a School Project And Got a B-, (6-8) John Adams and the Boston Massacre Trial: The Moment That Defined A…
Story of a Song: Sanctus Real’s “Lead Me” and Homeless in LA
Jul 4 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Invisible People: Dennis (Homeless in Los Angeles), (2) Tennessee Jed, (3-4) Companies Are Chasing After This School’s Students For…Their Character!, (5-6) The Michael Vick Story, (7) Story of a Song: Sanctus Real’s “Lead Me”, (8) The…
Amelia Earhart, Elvis, George Washington, and Kit Carson!
Jul 3 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Elvis: How Sun Records Boss Sam Phillips Discovered a King in 1954, (2-3) The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington, (4) The Life Of Amelia Earhart (d. 1937), (5-8) The Epic Story Of Mountain Man Kit Carson: Agent of…
Traveling Wilburys, “Go Rest High Up On That Mtn,” and the 11’8” Bridge
Jul 2 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Go Rest High Up On That Mountain, (2) Meet Michael Angelo Ruffino, Professional Gondolier, (3-4) Lt. Gen. Albert Clark POW, (5) The 11’8” Bridge the “Can Opener”, (6) How The Elevator BRAKE Shaped Our Modern World, (7-8)…
Coca~Cola, the Publicity Stunt King, and the Beastie Boys
Jun 29 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jim Moran, Master Of The Publicity Stunt, (2) Got Junk?, (3-4) The Birth of Coca-Cola, (5-6) “I Cursed The Day That Sgt. Calvert Was Born”, (7-8) 3 White Jews…Greatest Rap Group, Ever!
The Legendary Tornado Chaser and “Dumb and Dumber”
Jun 28 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Donald Wilson: Humble Hero, (2-3) You Only Have $2,000 In The Bank And A $30,000 Payroll…What Do You Do?, (4) Making “Dumb and Dumber”, (5-8) The Man Who Caught the Storm: The Life of Legendary Tornado Chaser Tim Samaras
Their Men Were Getting Lazy…So Lewis and Clark Organized Olympic Games! (Ep. 39)
Jun 26 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Thomas Paine: Tyranny Is Not Easily Conquered (Read by Orson Welles), (2) How Rick Rubin Resurrected The Career of Johnny Cash, (3) Their Men Were Getting Lazy…So Lewis and Clark Organized Olympic Games! (Ep. 39), (4) “I Was Forced To Cut…
Paul Revere, Carrie Underwood, Little Women, and the Cattle King
Jun 25 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Paul Revere’s Ride, (2) Story of a Song: Carrie Underwood’s “Jesus Take The Wheel”, (3-4) The Woman Behind “Little Women”, (5) Invisible People: Eric (Homeless and Working Full-Time), (6-7) Cattle King, Richard King: Real-Life John Wayne and…
Davy Crockett, Iwo Jima, and Revolutionizing Education!
Jun 22 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Engineer Who Is Revolutionizing Education, (3) The “Boys” Of Iwo Jima, (4) Why We Love Bob Ross, (5-8) Davy Crockett and the Alamo
Making “Jaws” and the Jeep
Jun 21 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Making “Jaws”: The Untold Story, (3-4) The JEEP: America’s Most Courageous 4 Wheel Ride or Die, (5) Which Foods Make the Best Bedtime Snack?, (6-8) The School You’ll Want Your Kids To Go To
David Mamet and Bringing Music to Dementia
Jun 20 • 81 min
(Segment 1) There’s No Smell Like Home, (2) Alive Inside, Bringing Music to Dementia, (3) Meet Lawnchair Larry…, (4) Meryl Comer: A Caregivers Account Of Alzheimer’s, (5-8) Mamet: You Know His Work and His Writing. You Just Don’t Know His Name
McLalan Files: A Divorced Father Living with His Marine Son, the Toilet, and FedEx
Jun 19 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) Fred Smith: How One Marine Created FedEx (EST 1971), (4) McLalan Files: A Divorced Father Living His Marine Son, (5-6) Virginia Hall: The True Story of America’s Greatest Female Spy, (7-8) The Toilet: An Unspoken Story
The High Schooler Who Employed His Football Coaches…And Made $80k!
Jun 18 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Just One Kind Word…Changed A Man’s Entire Life, (2) The High Schooler Who Employed His Football Coaches…And Made $80k!, (3-4) Dr. Rick Rigsby’s “Lessons From a Third Grade Dropout”, (5-8) He Made A Wood Bat For His Son, And It Accidentally…
My Dad Was My Hero, the Father Privilege, and Coach Pat Summitt
Jun 15 • 81 min
(Segment 1) My Dad Was My Hero, (2) John Croyle on rescuing 2 kids from truck stop, (3) The Father Privilege: Lee Habeeb’s Salute to His Dad (And All Good Dads) on Father’s Day, (4) Dad With Cancer Tells Kids: You Are My Best Investments, (5-8) Pat…
MIT’s Basketball Coach: “Those Nerds Can Only Handle One Play”
Jun 14 • 81 min
(Segment 1) MIT’s Basketball Coach: “Those Nerds Can Only Handle One Play”, (2-4) The Big Easy, (5-8) Indians, Nature, And A Bear: Jedediah Smith, Stuff Of Legend
General Neller: “Make It Count”
Jun 13 • 81 min
(Segment 1) General Neller: Make It Count, (2-4) Black Bart: Americas Most Successful And Notorious Gentleman Bandit, (5-7) The Godmother Of Rock N’ Roll: Sister Rosetta Tharpe, (8) Beyonc: The Story of Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
TR Saved Football, Berlin Wall, Lombardi, and “Good Vibrations”
Jun 12 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Vince Lombardi’s Short and Sweet Story (b. 1913), (2-3) Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football?, (4) Story of a Song: The Beach Boys’ “Good Vibrations”, (5-8) The Berlin Wall Went Up Because Of Him
Turning Prisoners into Programmers and Samuel Colt
Jun 11 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Samuel Colt: The Birth Of The Revolver, (4) Commencement: Arthur Brooks Brigham Young 2019, (5) The WWII Tragedy America Chose to Forget, (6-7) Turning Prisoners into Programmers, (8) The Compton Perfectionist Who Mainstreamed Rap
Dave Chappelle and Miracle on Ice
Jun 8 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Enigma: Comic Genius Dave Chappelle, (3-4) My Parents Saying “Yes” Changed My Life. They Adopted Me, (5-8) The Greatest Sports Moment Of The 20th Century!
Uncovering D-Day with Stephen Ambrose and “Band Of Brothers” Major Dick Winters
Jun 7 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Uncovering D-Day with Stephen Ambrose, (5-8) D-Day Celebration With “Band Of Brothers” Major Dick Winters
A Brief History in Air Conditioning
Jun 6 • 81 min
(Segment 1) A Brief History in Air Conditioning, (2-3) Mike Judge’s Beavis and Butthead: A Story for Lovers AND Haters, (4) Denzel Washington: “You’ll Never See a U-Haul Behind a Hearse”, (5-7) The Man Who Invented Aerobics, (8) The Marine Deserter Who…
The Radioactive Boy Scout and Ode to Ella
Jun 5 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Admiral McRaven’s 10-Lessons Commencement Address, (3) Ode to Ella, (4) Arresting Your Boss: A Nazi Commander, (5-6) The Radioactive Boy Scout, (7-8) Nice Cooler… Is It Bearproof?
Tattoos, Tempest Tours, SEALs, Sleep Apnea, and Typewriters!
Jun 4 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Removing Obstacles By Removing Tattoos, (3) Tempest Tours: A Stormy, Sightseeing Vacation, (4) Navy SEAL: The Deed Is All, Not The Glory, (5) LA Speed Story, (6-7) Sleep Apnea Destroys More Marriages Than Adultery or Finances…Until Now!,…
Instead of Going To “Fat Camp,” She Biked Across The Country!
Jun 1 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Instead of Going To “Fat Camp,” She Biked Across The Country!, (4) Andre The (Gentle) Giant, (5-8) Jesse James: Bandit, Confederate, Murderer, Hero
The Blessing of Rejection, Rock City, and the Great Whale Explosion
May 31 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Pinks, (2) The Blessing of Rejection, (3-4) Like a Rock: The Story of Rock City, (5) The Great Oregon Whale Explosion, (6-8) Jack Used Patio Furniture In His Living Room And… Sold His Company to Staples!
Neil Gaiman: The Problems Of Success, Multitrack Rev., and Wolfman Jack
May 30 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Multitrack Revolution: From Les Paul to the Beach Boys, the Beatles, and Boston, (3-4) Neil Gaiman: The Problems Of Success, (5-6) Wolfman Jack, (7-8) That Time The Marines Attacked Without Ammo…
DNA Test Changes A Family
May 29 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) DNA Test Changes A Family, (5-6) What Happens When Your Dreams Change?, (7-8) The Boss Who Gave His Company To His Employees
Memorial Day ‘19 Special
May 28 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Honoring Those Killed in the Deadliest Battle of Our Deadliest War, (2) Women Memorializing Their Enemies?, (3) Cpl. Stephen Harris: The Marine Who Doesn’t Believe in Memorial Day, (4) Who Does This Medal of Honor Belong To?, (5-6) Story of a…
The Priest vs. Gang Members and 10cc’s “I’m Not In Love”
May 25 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Pakistani Immigrant Who Found His American Dream Within 24 Hours, (2) Abe’s BBQ, (3) Welcome to the Republic of Molossia!, (4) Story of a Song: 10cc’s “I’m Not In Love”, (5) Ernest Hemingway’s “A Day’s Wait”, (6-7) How To Make Perennial…
“Wild” Bill Hickok: Lawman, Legendary Gun Fighter
May 24 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Leigh Anne Tuohy’s Commencement Address, (2-4) “Wild” Bill Hickok: Lawman, Legendary Gun Fighter, (5-6) The Man Who Defined American Fashion, (7-8) Barry Meguiar: In 100 Years, It Wont Matter How Much Car Wax Ive Sold
America’s Favorite Stapler, Annie Oakley, Leukemia Has A Purpose?
May 23 • 81 min
(Segment 1) America’s Favorite Stapler, (2-4) Leukemia Has A Purpose?, (5-8) Girl with a Gun: The Annie Oakley Story
Mr. T, My Sharona, and Mark Twain!
May 22 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) CEO: “I Want To Look Forward to Mondays, As Much As Fridays”, (3) Mr. T (b. 1952), (4) Story of a Song: “My Sharona”, (5-8) How Mark Twain Lost All His Money, Got it Back, Then Lost it Again
The 11’8” Bridge, Amelia Earhart, Hamilton, and Hershel Walker
May 21 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The 11’8” Bridge, (2) The Chief Justice Wants Boys To Be Treated Unfairly!, (3) What Hamilton Teaches Us About The Importance Of Anonymous Speech, (4) Amelia Earhart: First Woman To Fly The Atlantic!, (5) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang…
19-Year-Old Single Mother Builds the Largest Female-Owned Trucking Company
May 18 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Bravery of the York County Sheriff’s Department, (3) Final Thoughts: Baptism In The ICU?, (4) A Grave Escape, (5) The Santa Clause of Michigan’s Foster Kids, (6-7) How a 19-Year-Old Single Mother Built the Largest Female-Owned Trucking…
“Leader of the Band,” Casey Jones, Lewis and Clark, and Balloonfest ‘86
May 17 • 81 min
(Segment 1) “Leader Of The Band”: Dan Fogelberg’s Love Letter To His Father, (2-3) National Police Week: Deputy Daniel McCartney, (4) Lewis and Clark: Lose Dog or Kill Indians?, (5) Balloonfest ‘86, (6) Casey Jones, (7) I Shall Not Fail Those With Whom I…
Love in the Ashes and National Police Week
May 16 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Love in the Ashes, (3-4) Honoring Cops Killed Protecting Protesters, (5-8) National Police Week
Cancer, KKK, Story of a Song, and Celebrating the Life of Officer Moreno
May 15 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship, (2) 1st Black Woman to Join U.S. Coast Guard: Dr. Olivia Hooker, (3) Story of a Song: Pink’s “Let’s Get The Party Started”, (4) Celebrating The Life Of Officer Diego Moreno, (5-8) Former KKK Member…
Henry Ford, Ben Carson, and the Funeral of a Hero-Policeman
May 14 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Dancing with a Demon, (2-3) Ben Carson: The Power of Knowledge, (4) The Funeral of a Hero: Deputy Micah Flick, (5-8) Henry Ford: The Father of the Automobile
Mother’s Day Stories!!
May 11 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Mother’s Day Tribute: Steve Harvey, Merle Haggard, Kevin Durant, Marc Mero, Alfredo Ortiz, and Mama Bears!, (3) Adoption: A Mother’s Greatest Sacrifice and Gift, (4) Tiffany Jenkins: What It Means to Be a Good Mom, (5-8) TV’s Hit Machine On…
The “Trader Joe’s” Story and Homeless Mother of 4
May 10 • 81 min
(Segment 1) A Fathers Note to His Timeless DaughterWho Functions At A Toddler Level, (2-3) The “Trader Joe’s” Story, (4) Invisible People: Homeless Mother of 4 with 3 Part-Time Jobs, (5) The Max Headroom Signal Intrusion, (6-7) How Did Coach Chuck Daly…
Don Rickles and Meet Michael Angelo Ruffino, Professional Gondolier
May 9 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Don Rickles, (5) My Parents Are Gone, But Their Traditions Aren’t, (6) Meet Michael Angelo Ruffino, Professional Gondolier, (7) The Hidden Treasure of Forrest Fenn, (8) Ralph Waldo Emerson: Self Reliance
Virginia Hall: The True Story of America’s Greatest Female Spy
May 8 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Virginia Hall: The True Story of America’s Greatest Female Spy, (3-4) A Crooked Cop, An Innocent Man, And An Unlikely Journey Of Forgiveness And Friendship, (5) Elvis: How Sun Records Boss Sam Phillips Discovered a King in 1954, (6) Elvis:…
Secretariat and Orson Welles!
May 7 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Story of Secretariat (Won Kentucky Derby, 1973), (5-8) The Great Orson Welles
James Brown, MOH Priest, LP to mp3, and Kids Who Remade “Raiders”
May 4 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) James Brown: The Story of the Hardest Working Man In Showbusiness, (3) The Catholic Priest Who Earned a Medal of Honor, (4) The Kids Who Remade “Raiders Of The Lost Ark”, (5-8) From LP to mp3: Our Memories in Our Music
Pregnanat After Rape and Frank Lloyd Wright
May 3 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) “Either I Release Him Or He Jerks His Hand Out of Mine”, (3-4) Pregnant After Rape, (5-8) Frank Lloyd Wright
Masculine Dads Raise Confident Daughters and 1st Woman in Space
May 2 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How A 17-Year-Old Designed the Current US Flag for a School Project And Got a B-, (2) Masculine Dads Raise Confident Daughters, (3-4) The 1st American Woman in Space, (5) Story of a Song: Go Rest High Up On That Mountain, (6) The Guardian of…
Daniel in the Lions’ Den, Dred Scott, and American Superhero Mythology
May 1 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Dred Scott in Spikes!!, (4) Bible Understood: Tim Dunn Explains “Daniel in the Lions’ Den”, (5-8) How Schmucks Birthed A Superhero…That Mutated Into American Mythology
Homeless Family of 6 and the Law Prof. vs. Traffic Camera Ticket
Apr 30 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) One Law Professor, One Traffic Ticket, and a Whole Lotta Antics, (3) Story of a Song: “The Keeper”, (4) Invisible People: Homeless Family with 6 Children, (5-8) What Makes the World’s Greatest Sports Teams?
Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett, and Maurice Sendak!!
Apr 27 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Lucille Ball: You’ll LOVE Her Story! (d. 1989), (3-4) The Comedy Of Carol Burnett (b. 1933), (5-8) Maurice Sendak: Father of the Wild Things
Quincy Jones, the Teacher Who Fought Back, and 6 Seconds to Live!
Apr 26 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Quincy Jones, (5-7) One Mom vs. The Machine: The Teacher Who Fought Back, (8) Six Seconds To Live
Bud Abbott, Streisand, and the WWII Tragedy
Apr 25 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The WWII Tragedy America Chose to Forget, (2) “Who’s On First?”: The Bud Abbott Story (d. 1974), (3) The Conversation Between My Parents…I Wasn’t Supposed To Hear, (4) Do NOT Threaten The Staff At The Psych Ward!, (5-8) The Barbara Streisand…
Homeless and Working Full-Time, “Over The Rainbow,” and the Undercover Agent
Apr 24 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Invisible People: Eric (Homeless and Working Full-Time), (2) The Soulful Art of Lucious Spiller, (3) Family Sends Five Sons To War, (4) Story Of A Song: “Over The Rainbow”, (5-8) Confessions Of An Undercover Agent
Glen Campbell, Coca-Cola, Mitch Hedberg, and Where Wealth Comes From
Apr 23 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Glen Campbell: The Life Of A “Rhinestone Cowboy”, (4) Mitch Hedberg: A Shy Alchemist Who Turned Sentences Into Comedy Gold, (5-6) Who Does Wealth Belong To?, (7-8) The Birth of Coca-Cola
70 and Beating 20-Year-Olds, Mary Poppins, and Amazing Grace
Apr 20 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Making “Mary Poppins”, (3-4) 70 and Beating 20-Year-Olds!, (5-8) Story Of A Song: Amazing Grace
The Michael Vick Story and Paul Simon’s “Graceland”
Apr 19 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Michael Vick Story, (3) “The Patient I Failed”, (4) Story of a Song: Paul Simon’s “Graceland”, (5-8) Why Is A White, Republican, Billionaire Investor…Hanging Out With a Black, Democratic, Education Reformer?!
Navy SEAL and Cattle King, Richard King: Real-Life John Wayne and Rhett Butler
Apr 18 • 81 min
(Segment 1) With Vows To Exercise…It’s No Wonder We Don’t, (2-3) Cattle King, Richard King: Real-Life John Wayne and Rhett Butler, (4) Navy SEAL: The Deed Is All, Not The Glory, (5-8) The Muscle Shoals Sound
The Family that Podcasts Together, Stays Together
Apr 17 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Reconciling Dad The Farmer And Dad the Veteran Pilot, (2-3) To Box or Go to Vietnam?, (4) Who Will This Be To Me?, (5) How Will Smith Became “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”, (6-7) The Family that Podcasts Together, Stays Together, (8) The…
Students Don’t Grade Themselves, so Why Do the Police?
Apr 16 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Students Dont Grade Themselves, so Why Do the Police?, (2-3) Pastor Broadway: “I’m Not Walking Away From These Children Anymore”, (4) Story of a Song: Why Me Lord, (5-6) Why Would 6 Frat Boys Carry A Student With Cerebral Palsy Up A Mountain?,…
Frank Abagnale and “House of the Rising Sun”
Apr 13 • 81 min
(Segment 1) A Day With Dad In The Delta, (2-4) The Real Story of Frank Abagnale, (5) Company Benefits Include $35K For Your Bucket List!, (6-7) The Powerful Story of How One Man Grieved His Grandchild’s Death, (8) Story of a Song: House of the Rising Sun
Prayer Power: The Author of “Braveheart” Shares His Story
Apr 12
(Segments 1-3) Prayer Power: The Author of “Braveheart” Shares His Story, (4) How TV Dinners Liberated Women, (5-7) Connie Francis: The Highest Selling Female Artist…In History!, (8) Bob Munden: The Fastest Gun Who Ever Lived
Dungeons and Dragons as Therapy?
Apr 11 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Only Car Ever Made To Honor God, (2-3) These Guys Use Dungeons and Dragons as a Therapy Tool, (4) Story Of A Song: Steely Dan’s “Peg”, (5) Great Molasses Flood, (6-8) John Adams and the Boston Massacre Trial: The Moment That Defined A Man…
Son Tells Story of POW Father and Ode to Ella Fitzgerald
Apr 10 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Silver Kings and the “Big Bonanza”, (3) Ode to Ella, (4) What Im Gonna Tell You Is Gonna Make You Cry, (5-8) She Was Attacked For Running The Boston Marathon!
The JEEP: America’s Most Courageous 4 Wheel Ride or Die
Apr 9 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Heaven Is Beautiful, (2) How Often Should You Replace Your Coffee Mug?, (3-4) The JEEP: America’s Most Courageous 4 Wheel Ride or Die, (5) The Great Oregon Whale Explosion, (6-7) The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington,…
Underwear, Barbed Wire, and “All In The Family”
Apr 6 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Underwear: A Brief History, (5) How Barbed Wire Transformed America, (6) Tennessee Jed, (7-8) The Story Of The Greatest (And Most Controversial) TV Show In History
Belinda Mulrooney: The Richest, Toughest Woman of the Klondike Gold Rush
Apr 5 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Rod Serling and the Twilight Zone, (3-4) Belinda Mulrooney: The Richest, Toughest Woman of the Klondike Gold Rush, (5-8) Blue On Blue: An Insiders Story Of Good Cops Catching Bad Cops
50 Years Later, I Still Speak To My Teacher Almost Every Day and WYZE Radio
Apr 4 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Help Save Gospel Radio Station WYZE in Atlanta, (5) The Cremation of Sam McGee, (6) I Gave My Dog an IQ Test, (7) 50 Years Later, I Still Speak To My Teacher Almost Every Day
Steve McQueen, Meriwether Lewis, and a Rebel and Her Dog
Mar 30 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The “King Of Cool”: The Unknown Story Of Steve McQueen, (5) A Rebel and Her Dog, (6-7) Careers Start Out With Carhartts and Boots!!, (8) Meriwether Lewis Is Flummoxed! Why Aren’t Indian Laws Written Down?! (Ep 36)
Rosewell, Ike, and the Venezuelan Dissident
Mar 29 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) “I HAD Wanted To Be A Marine. Now, I Wanted To Be Home”, (3-4) The UFO Crash at Roswell, (5-7) The Venezuelan Dissident Who Started A Company in America…And Raised $200 Million!!, (8) Ike’s Final Speech (d. 1969)
Audie Murphy, Steven Wright, and “Captain Crunch”
Mar 28 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Santa Clause of Michigan’s Foster Kids, (2-4) Audie Murphy: America’s Most Decorated Soldier, (5-6) “If I Don’t Get My Bacon at Waffle House, It’s Okay… But If It’s at A Fancy Hotel, I’m Upset”, (7) Meet “Captain Crunch”, (8) The Deadpan…
Story of 2 Songs: “I Will Always Love You” and “There Goes My Life”
Mar 27 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) “I’ve Seen More Suffering as an Air Medical Pilot than in Vietnam”, (3) Robert Frost (b. 1874), (4) Story of a Song: “I Will Always Love You”, (5) Walt Whitman: Pioneers! O Pioneers!, (6-7) Mike Judge’s Beavis and Butthead: A Story for…
Farmer vs. Govt, How Pets Make Us Human, and Benedict Arnold
Mar 26 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Imagine If…You Were Known For Your Kindness, (2-4) Animals Among Us: How Pets Make Us Human, (5-7) The Farmer Who Fought His Government, (8) Benedict Arnold: From American Hero to the Greatest of Villains
10 Phrases That Can Change Lives, Shel Silverstein, Bill Withers, Gertrude Ederle and More!
Mar 23 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Bill Withers’ “Grandma’s Hands”, (2) Gertrude Ederle: First Woman To Swim The English Channel!, (3-4) The 10 Phrases That Can Change Lives, (5-6) Gold Rush Queen: Nellie Cashman, (7-8) The Shel Silverstein Story: From “The…
Venezuelan Dissident, Eddie Van Halen, Jack Daniels, Paul Revere, Little Women, and More!
Mar 22 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Paul Revere’s Ride, (2) Eddie Van Halen Wanted to be a Drummer, (3) Uncle Nearest: The Ex-Slave Who Taught Jack Daniel About Whiskey, (4) The Violinist Of The Venezuelan Uprising, (5-6) The Multitrack Revolution: From Les Paul to the Beach…
Talking Heads’ “Once In A Lifetime”, Guitars for Vets, Job, and a Special Jewelry Store
Mar 21 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) I Stomped On People…I Was Depressed…The Story of Job Changed My Life, (4) Story of a Song: Talking Heads’ “Once In A Lifetime”, (5) Guitars for Vets, (6-7) Forgiveness, (8) This Jewelry Store Provides More Value Than Just Rings
From Home Depot to Lead Singer of “Boston” and Much Of Education Is Babysitting and Daycare
Mar 20 • 81 min
(Segments 1) Gotta Have More Cowbell!, (2) Whats The Best Way To Take An Afternoon Nap?, (3) Rock Star: From Home Depot to Lead Singer of “Boston”, (4) Much Of Education Is Babysitting and Daycare, (5-6) The “Accidental” Union Leader and His Fight for His…
The Unspoken History of the Toilet, the Pastor-Mechanic, and Click Bait!
Mar 19 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) This Pastor Uses A LOT of Motor Oil!, (3-4) The Toilet: An Unspoken Story, (5-8) Tim Wu’s Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads…Or, Why We Click So Many Links
Chick-fil-A, Einstein, and Dumb and Dumber
Mar 15 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) From Blacking Out at 12 Years Old, To Running a Presidential Campaign, (3-4) Truett Cathy And Chick-fil-A, (5-7) What Made Einstein Einstein?, (8) Making “Dumb and Dumber”
Actor John Cazale and the School You’ll Want Your Kids to Attend
Mar 14 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Dr. Ely: What I Learned From A Dying Patient, (2-4) The School You’ll Want Your Kids To Go To, (5-8) One Of The Greatest Actors You Know..But Don’t Know: John Cazale (Died 1978)
Farm Boy to Founder, Beach Boys, Pinks, and Bryan Dawson’s Storya
Mar 12 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Pinks Hot Dogs, (2-3) From Farm Boy to Founder, (4) Story of a Song: The Beach Boys’ “Good Vibrations”, (5-8) Bryan Dawson’s Story: From Hell’s Highway to the Valley of Vision
The Passion of Gary Vee and Catholic Priest Who Earned MOH
Mar 12 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Rags To Riches: The Passion Of Gary Vee, (3) The Catholic Priest Who Earned a Medal of Honor, (4) Dr. Bob: Men and Women Are Very Different!, (5-8) Feeling Unsatisfied In Your 40s?
Jedediah Smith, The Greatest of Green Berets, and Retiring at 50 to Serve
Mar 9 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To, (4) I Retired At 50, And Was Bored….So I Served People, (5-8) Indians, Nature, And A Bear: Jedediah Smith, Stuff Of Legend
The Story Of Benjamin Franklin’s Longest Lasting Persona: Poor Richard’s Almanack
Mar 8 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Story Of Benjamin Franklin’s Longest Lasting Persona: Poor Richard’s Almanack, (4) Hey Kid, Catch!: How Coca~Cola and Mean Joe Greene Launched a Legend, (5-6) Tony Dungy: First Black Coach to Win a Super Bowl What Makes Him Tick?, (7-8)…
From NFL’s #1 Pick to Prison, Sinatra, and John Philip Souza
Mar 7 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) From NFL’s 1st Round Pick To Prison…To A Journey On Redemption Road, (5-6) You’ve Never Been to a Coffee Shop Like This!, (7) His Music Is Written On Your Heart: John Philip Souza, (8) Tom Dreesen Meets Frank Sinatra
Scooby-Doo, Lombardi, and Turning Prisoners into Programmers
Mar 6 • 81 min
(Segments 1) Reconciling Dad The Farmer And Dad the Veteran Pilot, (2-3) Turning Prisoners into Programmers, (4) The Scooby-Doo Story!, (5-8) When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi
Spinal Tap, Butch Cassidy, and The Most Unique Businessman In The History of America
Mar 5 • 81 min
(Segments 1) This is Spinal Tap, (2-4) The Most Unique Businessman In The History of America, (5-8) Butch Cassidy: America’s Last Outlaw
Black Bart and The Billionaire Who Spends His Time Fitting Hearing Aids
Mar 2 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Billionaire Who Spends His Time Fitting Hearing Aids, (5) Jim Moran, Master Of The Publicity Stunt, (6-8) Black Bart: Americas Most Successful And Notorious Gentleman Bandit
The Only Car Ever Made To Honor God and Lucious Spiller
Mar 1 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Coach Dean Smith: So Much More Than Basketball, (5) The Only Car Ever Made To Honor God, (6) The Soulful Art of Lucious Spiller, (7) Final Thoughts: Baptism In The ICU?, (8) One Small Business Saves A Small Town!
Davy Crocket, Abe’s BBQ, and LA Speed Story
Feb 28 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Davy Crockett and the Alamo, (5) LA Speed Story, (6) Abe’s BBQ, Clarksdale, Mississippi, (7-8) How Do You Give Power to the People, And Keep Them From Abusing It?
Hershel Walker, Johnny Cash, and Lewis and Clark!
Feb 27 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Johnny Cash: The Story (b. 1932), (5) Lewis and Clark #35, (6-8) Hershel Walker: Bo Jackson, Chuck Norris, and Sophist, in One Man!
Dave Chappelle, Traveling Wilburys, and Magna Carta
Feb 23 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Enigma: Comic Genius Dave Chappelle, (3-4) Traveling Wilburys: Billion Dollar Quintet, (5) How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship, (6-7) Magna Carta: “The Birth Certificate of The Rule of Law”, (8) Andre The (Gentle) Giant
Michael Vick, Tornado Tours, Beyoncé and Skynyrd!
Feb 22 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Michael Vick Story, (3) Tempest Tours: A Stormy, Sightseeing Vacation, (4) Beyonc: The Story of Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It), (5-8) Lynyrd Skynyrd
The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington
Feb 21 • 81 min
(Segment 1) RESPECT, (2-3) The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington, (4) Couple Adopts 7 Siblings Separated Throughout 4 Foster Homes!, (5) Ernest Hemingway’s “A Day’s Wait”, (6-8) Before Mary Kay There Was Madam CJ Walker
Harriet Tubman, Leah Chase, and Max Headroom
Feb 20 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Max Headroom Signal Intrusion, (2-4) The Pistol-Packin’ Railroad Conductor: Harriet “Moses” Tubman, (5-7) An Entrepreneurship Class In HIGH SCHOOL?!, (8) 95-Years-Old and Still Cooking: The Leah Chase Story
George Washington, Hamilton, and 1st Black Woman to Join U.S. Coast Guard
Feb 18 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) You Don’t Know George Washington Until You’ve Heard His Story! (Prez Day), (5) Donald Wilson: Humble Hero, (6) 1st Black Woman to Join U.S. Coast Guard: Dr. Olivia Hooker, (7) What Hamilton Teaches Us About The Importance Of Anonymous…
The Guardian of the Golden Gate Bridge the Great Oregon Whale Explosion
Feb 16 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Great Oregon Whale Explosion, (2) The Guardian of the Golden Gate Bridge, (3-4) The Broken Spoke: A Legendary Texas Dance Hall, (5) Walt Whitman: Pioneers! O Pioneers!, (6) Burning Question: Why Do Only Some Have Foot Odor?, (7-8) The Fred…
The “My Pillow” Story and the Woman Who Escaped Communists
Feb 15 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) My Drug Dealers Staged An Intervention for Me, (5-7) Communists Took Everything…She Came To America With This Incredible Story!, (8) 54 Things I Learned in 54 Years
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Dr. Dre, and Music for Dementia
Feb 14 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Godmother Of Rock N’ Roll: Sister Rosetta Tharpe, (4) He Couldn’t Have Known…That His Investment Would Save His Mother-In-Law’s Life, (5) Great Molasses Flood, (6) Alive Inside, Bringing Music to Dementia, (7) Story of a Song: Big Rock…
Jack White and a Father’s Letter to Special Needs Daughter
Feb 13 • 81 min
(Segment 1) A Fathers Note to His Timeless DaughterWho Functions At A Toddler Level, (2-4) A $92,000 Penalty For…A Seatbelt Violation!, (5) Dancing With A Demon, (6-7) Life Expectancy Has Exploded By 4 Decades…Why?! How?!, (8) Jack White: The Musical…
Wolfman Jack, Rodney Dangerfield, and the Boss Who Gave His Co. to His Employees
Feb 12 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Wolfman Jack, (3-4) The Boss Who Gave His Company To His Employees, (5-8) Rodney Dangerfield: Nothing But Respect For The Man Who Got “No Respect”
Jesse James and John Williams!
Feb 9 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Star Wars’ Composer John Williams (b. 1932), (5-8) Jesse James: Bandit, Confederate, Murderer, Hero
Pete Maravich, Steinway Pianos, and How TV Dinners Liberated Women
Feb 8 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Henry Steinway Story (d. 1871), (5-7) “Pistol” Pete Maravich (NCAA Point Record, 1970), (8) How TV Dinners Liberated Women
The Silver Kings and the “Big Bonanza” and the Shaping Influence of Concrete
Feb 7 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Thomas Paine: Tyranny Is Not Easily Conquered (Read by Orson Welles), (2-3) McLalan Files: Boxing, (4) Concrete Shaping Our World Since Roman Times, (5-6) The Silver Kings and the “Big Bonanza”, (7) Story of a Song: Pink’s “Let’s Get The Party…
Paul Simon’s “Graceland”, Superheroes, and Ralph Lauren
Feb 6 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Man Who Defined American Fashion, (3) Skip Gianopulos: A Father Of Two Daughters With Special Needs, (4) Story of a Song: Paul Simon’s “Graceland”, (5-8) How Schmucks Birthed A Superhero…That Mutated Into American Mythology
Rosa Parks and The Ballad Billy Joel Wrote For His Little Girl
Feb 5 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Story of Song: The Ballad Billy Joel Wrote For His Little Girl, (2) How The Elevator BRAKE Shaped Our Modern World, (3-4) Rosa Parks: The Mother of the Civil Rights Movement (b. 1913), (5) High-Fives are Saving Feline Lives, (6-8) John…
Lombardi Retires, Waldo Emerson, and How Rubin Saved Cash
Feb 2 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Vince Lombardi Retires (1968), (2) Got Junk?, (3) The Importance Of Friends, (4) Ralph Waldo Emerson: Self Reliance, (5) My Parents Are Gone, But Their Traditions Aren’t, (6) How Rick Rubin Resurrected The Career of Johnny Cash, (7-8)…
Bill Withers’ “Grandma’s Hands” and Hockey Enforcers
Feb 1 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Bill Withers’ “Grandma’s Hands”, (2-4) Fighting For A Dream: Hockey Enforcers, (5) Heaven is Beautiful, (6-8) The Song That Shouldn’t Exist
Oskar Schindler, Autotune Music, and The Lone Ranger
Jan 31 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Oskar Schindler: An Unlikely Hero, (2-3) How To Make Perennial Sellers, (4) Technology and Music: Autotune vs. Imperfection, (5) The Lone Ranger Debuts 1933, (6-8) The Family Who Sold Pork, And Fought For Civil Rights
Oprah, Coke, Rod Serling, Robert Frost, and Jerry Maguire!
Jan 30 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Oprah: An American Story (b. 1954), (3-4) The Birth of Coca~Cola, (5-6) Rod Serling and the Twilight Zone, (7) Robert Frost (d. 1963), (8) The Great Jerry Maguire Pyramid
Making “Dumb and Dumber” and Tornado Chaser Tim Samaras
Jan 29 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Space Shuttle “Challenger” Disaster (1986), (2-3) Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football?, (4) Making “Dumb and Dumber”, (5-8) The Man Who Caught the Storm: The Life of Legendary Tornado Chaser Ti
Casey Jones, Beavis and Butthead, Steely Dan, and Yeti Coolers!
Jan 26 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Pakistani Immigrant Who Found His American Dream Within 24 Hours, (2) Casey Jones, (3) I Shall Not Fail Those With Whom I Serve, (4) I Shall Not Fail Those With Whom I Serve, (5) YETI: How 2 Bros Turned a $300 Cooler Into a $450 Million…
Whitman, Kit Carson, and a Marine Meets His Sister with Down Syndrome
Jan 25 • 81 min
(Segment 1) “Song of Myself”, a poem by Walt Whitman, (2-3) When A Marine Meets His Long-Lost Sister With Down Syndrome, (4) This Teacher Took down a Shooter with His Bare Hands, (5-8) The Epic Story Of Mountain Man Kit Carson: Agent of “Manifest Destiny”
The Ex-Slave Who Taught Jack Daniel About Whiskey and the Gold Rush Queen
Jan 24 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Gold Rush Queen: Nellie Cashman, (3) Uncle Nearest: The Ex-Slave Who Taught Jack Daniel About Whiskey, (4) Who Will This Be To Me?, (5-8) Behind The Curtain: The Johnny Carson Story (d. 2005)
Benedict Arnold, Surviving a Shark Attack, and Crude Blessingsa
Jan 23 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Surviving a Shark Attack: Tiffany Johnson’s Story, (2-3) Rob Corbin on Forgiveness, (4) Benedict Arnold: From American Hero to the Greatest of Villains, (5-8) Crude Blessings: An American Oilman’s Story
Exposing The Media’s Makeover Of Martin Luther King Jr.
Jan 22 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Exposing The Media’s Makeover Of Martin Luther King Jr., (5) Pinks, (6-7) Sleep Apnea Destroys More Marriages Than Adultery or Finances…Until Now!, (8) The Great Gatsby
“Nyuk! Nyuk! Nyuk!”, A.A. Milne, and Black Man Befriends the KKK
Jan 19 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) “I Cursed The Day That Sgt. Calvert Was Born”, (3) “Nyuk! Nyuk! Nyuk!” Our Favorite Stooge: Curly Howard, (4) So Much Better Than Disney’s? A.A. Milne’s Winnie-The-Pooh, (5-6) I Wanted To Understand Why Racists Hated Me…So I Befriended…
Beach Boys’ “Good Vibrations,” Benny Goodman, and Madam CJ Walker
Jan 17 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Benny Goodman Brings Jazz To Carnegie Hall, (2-4) Before Mary Kay There Was Madam CJ Walker, (5-7) Dred Scott in Spikes!!, (8) Story of a Song: The Beach Boys’ “Good Vibrations”
Frank Hanna: Risky Business and The Man Who Invented Aerobics
Jan 16 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) He Ran 50 Marathons… In 50 States In 50 Consecutive Days!, (4) The Story Of Super Bowl I, (5-7) The Man Who Invented Aerobics, (8) Frank Hanna: Risky Business, Risky Life
All in the Family, Bucky Dent, and How Barbed Wire Transformed America
Jan 15 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Bucky Dent Game: One Baseball Fan’s Unbelievably Lucky Day, (2) Tennessee Jed, (3-4) The Story of “All in the Family” (1st Aired Today in 1971), (5) How Barbed Wire Transformed America, (6-8) The Entrepreneur Who Bathed in Cow Dung!!
“God Only Knows”: The Story of a Song, Reagan, and Hamilton!
Jan 12 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Ronald Reagans Farewell Address, (4) “God Only Knows”: The Story of a Song, (5-8) Alexander Hamilton
Samuel Colt: The Birth Of The Revolver and Yes! We Want A 5th Child
Jan 11 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Samuel Colt: The Birth Of The Revolver (Colt d. 1862), (4) “Yes, We Really Do Want to Have a Fifth Child”, (5-6) The Celebration For A Legend Who Didn’t Want To Be Celebrated, (7) The Hidden Treasure of Forrest Fenn, (8) Why Are Some People…
The Day Steve Jobs Reinvented The Telephone
Jan 10 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) “If I Don’t Get My Bacon at Waffle House, It’s Okay… But If It’s at A Fancy Hotel, I’m Upset”, (3) Welcome to the Republic of Molossia!, (4) The Day Steve Jobs Reinvented The Telephone, (5-8) They Burnt Down My House, Beat Me Up, and Killed…
Eddie Van Halen, Bono and a Pastor, and Gertrude Ederle
Jan 9 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Balloonfest ‘86, (2) Eddie Van Halen Wanted to be a Drummer, (3-4) The Irish Rockstar and American Pastor: A Friendship for the Ages, (5) Paul Revere’s Ride, (6) Gertrude Ederle: First Woman To Swim The English Channel!, (7) The “Boys” Of Iwo…
Bryan Dawson’s Story: From Hell’s Highway to the Valley of Vision
Jan 8 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Bryan Dawson’s Story: From Hell’s Highway to the Valley of Vision, (5-6) Removing Obstacles By Removing Tattoos, (7) Meet Lawnchair Larry…, (8) Dr. Bob: Men and Women Are Very Different!
The Foster Child With A Billion Dollar Company…
Jan 5 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Why Would 6 Frat Boys Carry A Student With Cerebral Palsy Up A Mountain?, (3-4) Meet the 50-Year-Old Rookie Cop!, (5-8) The Foster Child With A Billion Dollar Company… And Hes Not Making A Penny From It!
Animals Among Us: How Pets Make Us Human
Jan 4 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Muscle Shoals Sound, (5) How A 17-Year-Old Designed the Current US Flag for a School Project And Got a B-, (6-8) Animals Among Us: How Pets Make Us Human
David Mamet and “I Played The White Guy”
Jan 3 • 81 min
(Segment 1) You Know His Work and His Writing. You Just Don’t Know His Name., (5) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang Stories, (6-8) “I Played The White Guy”: From Star of 70s Hit TV Show “The Mod Squad” to Redemption
The Stories of 8 Songs!
Jan 2 • 81 min
The eight stories include: Gimme Shelter, Light My Fire, Georgia on My Mind, There Goes My Life, Leader of the Band, Jesus Take the Wheel, The Keeper, Riders on the Storm.
From LP to mp3, the Multitrack Revolution, and 3 White Jews…Greatest Rap Group, Ever!
Jan 1 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) From LP to mp3: Our Memories in Our Music, (5-6) The Multitrack Revolution: From Les Paul to the Beach Boys, the Beatles, and Boston, (7-8) 3 White Jews…Greatest Rap Group, Ever!
The Stories of 2 Authors: Mark Twain and Pat Conroy!
Dec 29, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) How Mark Twain Lost All His Money, Got it Back, Then Lost it Again, (5-8) Pat Conroy And The Most Unforgettable Father/Son Story
Miracle on Ice and What Makes the World’s Greatest Sports Teams?
Dec 28, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Greatest Sports Moment Of The 20th Century!, (5-8) What Makes the World’s Greatest Sports Teams?
Churchill’s Xmas Speech, Amazing Grace, and Marines Attack without Ammo
Dec 27, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) How Churchills Christmastime Speech United Two Great World Powers, (3-4) That Time The Marines Attacked Without Ammo…, (5-8) Story Of A Song: Amazing Grace
Christmas Stories Special!!
Dec 26, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”, (2) The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, (3) How A Jew From Russia Wrote The Most Popular Christmas Song!, (4) The Gospel According to “Peanuts” Creator, Charles Schulz, (5-8) The…
Christmas Stories Special!
Dec 25, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Reason for the Season: The “Whys” Behind Our Christmas Traditions, (5) Imagine If…You Were Known For Your Kindness, (6-7) Making “It’s A Wonderful Life”, (8) How a Jewish Man Wrote a Christmas Classic
How Curious George Escaped the Nazis and 4 Xmas Stories!
Dec 22, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) How Curious George Escaped the Nazis (Margret d. 1996), (4) Chris Evert: Cinderella In Sneakers, (5) Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”, (6) The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, (7) How A Jew From Russia Wrote The…
Why Did A Russian Jew Write “God Bless America”?
Dec 21, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Why Did A Russian Jew Write “God Bless America”?, (3-4) What Shamu Taught Me About Love Life And Marriage, (5-8) The Reason for the Season: The “Whys” Behind Our Christmas Traditions
How a Jewish Man Wrote a Christmas Classic
Dec 20, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Cremation of Sam McGee, (2-3) Making “It’s A Wonderful Life”, (4) How a Jewish Man Wrote a Christmas Classic, (5-8) Frank Lloyd Wright
Becoming Spielberg and the Ty Cobb Myth
Dec 19, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Steven Spielberg On Becoming Spielberg (b. 1946), (5-6) Ty Cobb: Those Stories You’ve Heard…Are ALL Myths (b. 1886), (7-8) 70 and Beating 20-Year-Olds!
Wright Brothers’ First Flight and The Reasons Behind Our Xmas Traditions
Dec 18, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Reason for the Season: The “Whys” Behind Our Christmas Traditions, (5-8) Wright Brothers’ First Flight
The EPIC Story of George Washington and Seeing 20th Century America…Through Sneakers
Dec 15, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The EPIC Story of George Washington (d. 1799), (5-8) The Story of 20th Century America…Through Sneakers?
Former KKK Member Changed By Friendship and Mary Poppins
Dec 14, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Former KKK Member Changed By Friendship, (5-6) Making “Mary Poppins”, (7) The Conversation Between My Parents…I Wasn’t Supposed To Hear, (8) “I Was Forced To Cut Employee Benefits, And Their Response…Choked Me Up”
Sinatra, Tom Waits, and Connie Francis!
Dec 13, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Sinatra: The Loner, The Loser, The Music We Love, (5-7) The Highest Selling Female Artist…In History!, (8) Tom Waits’ Story Of A Song: “I Hope That I Don’t Fall In Love With You”
Million Dollar Quartet
Dec 12, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang Stories, (2) How Rick Rubin Resurrected The Career of Johnny Cash, (3-4) Companies Are Chasing After This School’s Students For…Their Character!, (5-7) Nobody Believed Us…We Discovered 30-40 Billion Barrels…
Finding Purpose in Life’s Darkest Moments
Dec 11, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) “Leader Of The Band”: Dan Fogelberg’s Love Letter To His Father, (2-3) “My First and Last Memory Of My Father Was With A Gun To My Face”, (4) Caring For My Dying Husband Made Life Worth Living, (5-7) Finding Purpose in Life’s Darkest Moments,…
Pearl Harbor and The Bird and Magic Story
Dec 8, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Bird And Magic Story: Love, Friendship, And Basketball (Bird b. 1956), (5-8) Pearl Harbor: December 7, 1941
They Forced Him To Join A Union… So He Became Its President
Dec 7, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Great Molasses Flood, (2-3) The Story of 3 Beatles Songs: Yesterday, Eleanor Rigby, Tomorrow Never Knows, (4) The Deadpan Comedy of Steven Wright, (5) LA Road Diet, (6-8) They Forced Him To Join A Union… So He Became Its President
The Woman Behind “Little Women,” Custer vs. Sitting Bull, and “Mean” Joe’s Coke Ad
Dec 6, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) George Custer vs Sitting Bull: Sioux Shock The World at Little Bighorn! (b. 1839), (4) Hey Kid, Catch!: How Coca~Cola and Mean Joe Greene Launched a Legend, (5) RESPECT, (6) Story of a Song: Jesus Take the Wheel, (7-8) The Woman Behind…
Making “It’s A Wonderful Life”
Dec 5, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Walt Whitman: Pioneers! O Pioneers!, (2-3) Making “It’s A Wonderful Life”, (4) A Listener Surprises Connie Francis, (5-8) Feeling Unsatisfied In Your 40s?
Stallone on Making “Rocky” and How Schmucks Birthed Comic Superheroes
Dec 4, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Sylvester Stallone On Making “Rocky” (Premiered 1976), (5-8) How Schmucks Birthed A Superhero…That Mutated Into American Mythology
Rod Serling and the Twilight Zone…and Adoption Stories
Dec 1, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Rod Serling and the Twilight Zone, (3) The Catholic Priest Who Earned a Medal of Honor, (4) Am I The Luckiest Person In The World To Have Gotten Adopted Into THIS Family?, (5-8) “Every Reason Not to Adopt Would Be Selfish”
LP to mp3: Our Memories in Our Music and “I’m Doing This Because I Want My Son To Have A Dad”
Nov 30, 2018 • 36 min
(Segments 1-4) “I’m Doing This Because I Want My Son To Have A Dad”, (5-8) From LP to mp3: Our Memories in Our Music
The Multitrack Revolution and How Cali. Beat French Wines
Nov 29, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Multitrack Revolution: From Les Paul to the Beach Boys, the Beatles, and Boston, (3) California vs. French: How Did “Hamburger Nation” Revolutionize The Wine World?, (4) Who Will This Be To Me?, (5) Story of a Song: Go Rest High Up On…
A Mother’s Journey Through Adoption and When A Marine Meets His Long-Lost Sister With Down Syndrome
Nov 28, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) A Mother’s Journey Through Adoption, (4) Bob Munden: The Fastest Gun Who Ever Lived, (5) Will Smith Punched HARD, (6-7) When A Marine Meets His Long-Lost Sister With Down Syndrome, (8) Technology and Music: Autotune vs. Imperfection
Colt: Birth of the Revolver and the Prank Eruption of Mt. Edgecumbe
Nov 27, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Once Upon a Time…, (2-4) “I Don’t Have Parents… Will You Be My Parents?”, (5-7) Samuel Colt: The Birth Of The Revolver, (8) Story Of A Song: “Riders On The Storm”
Bible Week: Bas Rutten, Springsteen, and Moby Dick
Nov 24, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Bas Rutten: The Baddest Man On The Planet (Bible Week), (3) American Literature and The Bible? Melville’s Moby Dick., (4) Rock and Roll and The Bible? The Story of Two Songs, (5) America’s Favorite Stapler, (6-8) “If You’re Not Praying For…
Thanksgiving/Pilgrim Story, Story of Job, and Pilgrim’s Progress!
Nov 23, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today, (5-7) I Stomped On People…I Was Depressed…The Story of Job Changed My Life, (8) The Pilgrim’s Progress: 2nd Most Popular Book…Ever! (Natl. Bible Week)
David and Goliath, Rev. King’s Last Sermon, and The First Love Story
Nov 22, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Story of David and Goliath. Who Was the Real Underdog?, (3-4) A Crooked Cop, An Innocent Man, And An Unlikely Journey Of Forgiveness And Friendship, (5) Reverend Martin Luther King’s Last Sermon, (6-8) The First Love Story
Thanksgiving: From Pilgrims to Today (National Bible Week)
Nov 21, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The “Accidental” Union Leader and His Fight for His Hometown, (3-4) The Snowboard King: How Jake Burton Created An Industry, A Culture, And An Olympic Sport, (5-8) Thanksgiving: From Pilgrims to Today (National Bible Week)
Meet The Man Who Wants To Bring The Bible Into Schools
Nov 20, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) He Made A Wood Bat For His Son, And It Accidentally Overtook Louisville Slugger!, (5) Huge Fire Forces Little Horse into a Mid-Size Sedan, (6-8) Meet The Man Who Wants To Bring The Bible Into Schools
The Sound of Music, Thanksgiving, the Toilet, and the Elevator Brake
Nov 17, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today, (5) The Sound of Music Opens on Broadway! (1959), (6) How The Elevator BRAKE Shaped Our Modern World, (7-8) The Toilet: An Unspoken Story
John Adams and the Boston Massacre Trial and How Barbed Wire Transformed America
Nov 16, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How Barbed Wire Transformed America, (2-4) John Adams and the Boston Massacre Trial: The Moment That Defined A Man And A Nation, (5) “Song of Myself”, a poem by Walt Whitman, (6-7) Burning Out: What Really Happens in a Crematorium, (8) Mitch…
Melville, Paine, and Benjamin Franklin vs. His Son
Nov 15, 2018 • 81 min
Melville, Paine, and Benjamin Franklin vs. His Son
I Stomped On People…I Was Depressed…The Story of Job Changed My Life
Nov 14, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) I Stomped On People…I Was Depressed…The Story of Job Changed My Life, (4) Story of a Song: House of the Rising Sun, (5-8) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today
The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To
Nov 13, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Veterans Day: The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To, (5-8) Confessions Of An Undercover Agent
UFO Crash at Roswell and She Was Attacked For Running the Boston Marathon
Nov 10, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Donald Wilson: Humble Hero, (2) Whats The Best Way To Take An Afternoon Nap?, (3-4) The UFO Crash at Roswell, (5-8) She Was Attacked For Running The Boston Marathon!
Yogi Berra, Traveling Wilburys, and “The Berlin Wall Went Up Because Of Him”
Nov 9, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Berlin Wall Went Up Because Of Him, (5) Yogi Berra, AL MVP (George Will Tells The Yogi Story), (6) Got Junk?, (7-8) Traveling Wilburys: Billion Dollar Quintet
Butch Cassidy and The Oak That Shaded George Washington
Nov 8, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Butch Cassidy: America’s Last Outlaw (d. 1908), (5) The Oak That Shaded George Washington, (6-8) The First Love Story
The Hidden Treasure of Forrest Fenn, Dr. Dre, Guy Clark, and John Philip Sousa!
Nov 7, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Darcy Olsen adoption story: “Greatest Decision I Never Made”, (3) The Hidden Treasure of Forrest Fenn, (4) The Compton Perfectionist Who Mainstreamed Rap, (5) Guy Clark: A Story With A Guitar, (6) How to Fine-Tune Your BS Detector, (7) John…
The Shocking Story of Gen. Peter Pace in Vietnam
Nov 6, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Making “Mary Poppins”, (3) You Will Be Morally Challenged When You Are Least Emotionally Prepared To Deal With It, (4) Story of a Song: Why Me Lord, (5-8) The Barbara Streisand Story
“Gimme Shelter,” and The REAL Story of “Catch Me If You Can’s” Frank Abagnale
Nov 3, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Story Of A Song: Rolling Stone’s “Gimme Shelter” with Merry Clayton (Recorded 1969), (2) Voices of the People: Investigating the Rising Cost of Prescription Drugs, (3-4) What Shamu Taught Me About Love Life And Marriage, (5) The Pakistani…
What A Dr. Learned From A Dying Patient and The Big Easy
Nov 2, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Dr. Ely: What I Learned From A Dying Patient, (2-3) Life Expectancy Has Exploded By 4 Decades…Why?! How?!, (4) Beyonc: The Story of Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It), (5) Johnny Cash performance of The Cremation of Sam McGee by Robert W.…
Halloween Special!
Nov 1, 2018 • 81 min
Halloween Special!
The Powerful Story of How One Man Grieved His Grandchild’s Death
Oct 31, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Go Rest High Up On That Mountain, (2-3) The Powerful Story of How One Man Grieved His Grandchild’s Death, (4) Why We Love Bob Ross, (5) He Drove INTO Hurricane Irma To Get His 99-Year-Old Aunt Mary!, (6-7) From “Two Men and a…
The Multitrack Revolution: From Les Paul to the Beach Boys, the Beatles, and Boston
Oct 30, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Houdini: The Man From Beyond, (5-6) The Multitrack Revolution: From Les Paul to the Beach Boys, the Beatles, and Boston, (7) Family Sends Five Sons To War, (8) Arresting Your Boss: A Nazi Commander
The Halloween Story and Two Men and a Truck
Oct 27, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) From “Two Men and a Truck” To 7,600 Employees and 3,000 Trucks!, (5-8) The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions
“I Played The White Guy”: From Star of 70s Hit TV Show “The Mod Squad” to Redemption
Oct 26, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) A Fathers Note to His Timeless DaughterWho Functions At A Toddler Level, (2-4) “I Played The White Guy”: From Star of 70s Hit TV Show “The Mod Squad” to Redemption, (5-6) The War In Ben Franklin’s Home, (7) Story of a Song: Pink’s “Let’s Get…
Beavis and Butthead, Sacagawea, Houdini, and Guitars for Vets
Oct 25, 2018 • 81 min
Our American Stories
Professor’s Last Speech and Paul Revere’s Ride
Oct 24, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Paul Revere’s Ride, (2) How Can You Fulfill Your Childhood Dreams?, (5-8) The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions
Jesse James: Bandit, Confederate, Murderer, Hero
Oct 23, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Jesse James: Bandit, Confederate, Murderer, Hero, (5-7) The Farmer Who Fought His Government, (8) A Listener Surprises Connie Francis
Wolfman Jack, Yorktown, and The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions
Oct 20, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions, (5-6) Wolfman Jack, (7) The Battle at Yorktown, (8) The Kids Who Remade “Raiders Of The Lost Ark”
Houdini and Infant Loss: “There Was Nothing I Could Do”
Oct 19, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Houdini: The Man From Beyond, (5-6) “Either I Release Him Or He Jerks His Hand Out of Mine”, (7-8) Infant Loss: “There Was Nothing I Could Do”
Steve McQueen, Walt Whitman, and a $92,000 Seatbelt Ticket!?
Oct 18, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The “King Of Cool”: The Unknown Story Of Steve McQueen, (5) A $92,000 Penalty For…A Seatbelt Violation!, (6-8) A $92,000 Penalty For…A Seatbelt Violation!
Chuck Colson, “Riders on the Storm,” and the Teen Who Designed Our U.S. Flag
Oct 17, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Chuck Colson: A Life Redeemed (b. 1931), (5) How A 17-Year-Old Designed the Current US Flag for a School Project And Got a B-, (6-7) The Auschwitz “Volunteer”, (8) Story Of A Song: “Riders On The Storm”
Nobody Believed Us…We Discovered 30-40 Billion Barrels of Oil!
Oct 16, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Nobody Believed Us…We Discovered 30-40 Billion Barrels of Oil!, (4) 95-Years-Old and Still Cooking: The Leah Chase Story, (5) “Leader Of The Band”: Dan Fogelberg’s Love Letter To His Father, (6-7) How To Make Perennial Sellers, (8) Caring…
Take Me Home: The John Denver Story (d. this day, 1997)
Oct 13, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Take Me Home: The John Denver Story (d. this day, 1997), (5) Gotta Have More Cowbell!, (6-7) “I Planned My Wedding in 5 Days….You Could, Too”, (8) Final Thoughts: Earl Fincher
“I HAD Wanted To Be A Marine. Now, I Wanted To Be Home”
Oct 12, 2018 • 81 min
“I HAD Wanted To Be A Marine. Now, I Wanted To Be Home”
Custer Vs Sitting Bull and “I Was A Sex Slave For 30 Years”
Oct 11, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) “I Was A Sex Slave For 30 Years”, (5-7) George Custer Vs Sitting Bull: Sioux Shock World At Little Bighorn! (Custer’s Funeral), (8) Couple Adopts 7 Siblings Separated Throughout 4 Foster Homes!
How “Hamburger Nation” Revolutionized The Wine World
Oct 10, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) “I Just Tell Them…That I’m Aubrey’s Dad”, (3) California vs. French: How Did “Hamburger Nation” Revolutionize The Wine World?, (4) Healthy Heart Means A Healthy Brain?, (5-8) What Makes the World’s Greatest Sports Teams?
The Story of 3 Beatles Songs: Yesterday, Eleanor Rigby, Tomorrow Never Knows
Oct 9, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) LA Speed Story, (2-3) The Story of 3 Beatles Songs: Yesterday, Eleanor Rigby, Tomorrow Never Knows, (4) Six Seconds To Live, (5-8) Frank Lloyd Wright
Rodney Dangerfield, “Mean” Joe’s Coke Ad, and Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Oct 6, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Rodney Dangerfield: Nothing But Respect For The Man Who Got “No Respect” (d 2004), (5-7) The Godmother Of Rock N’ Roll: Sister Rosetta Tharpe, (8) Hey Kid, Catch!: How Coca~Cola and Mean Joe Greene Launched a Legend
Secretariat, Shiloh, and His Investment Saved His Mother-In-Law
Oct 5, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Secretariat: More Than A Horse? (d. 1989), (5) Once Upon a Time…, (6) Final Thoughts: Shiloh, (7) A Photographer’s Unique Gift To Parents, (8) He Couldn’t Have Known…That His Investment Would Save His Mother-In-Law’s Life
Charles Krauthammer Goes Out Like Gehrig (by Fay Vincent)
Oct 4, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Charles Krauthammer Goes Out Like Gehrig, (2-4) Audie Murphy: America’s Most Decorated Soldier, (5-7) One Mom vs. The Machine: The Teacher Who Fought Back, (8) Beyonc: The Story of Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
Lewis and Clark (Ep 32), Welles Reads Paine, and Cash reads Service
Oct 3, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Johnny Cash performance of The Cremation of Sam McGee by Robert W. Service, (2) Locked Up For 72 Years, (3-4) The Day Meriweather Lewis Transformed Into An Indian (Ep 32), (5) Thomas Paine: Tyranny Is Not Easily Conquered (Read by Orson…
The Story of the “My Pillow” Creator and “House of the Rising Sun”
Oct 2, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) My Drug Dealers Staged An Intervention for Me, (5-7) He Ran 50 Marathons… In 50 States In 50 Consecutive Days!, (8) Story of a Song: House of the Rising Sun
Mountain Man Kit Carson and Gun Slinger Bob Munden
Sep 29, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Epic Story Of Mountain Man Kit Carson: Agent of “Manifest Destiny”, (5-7) The Immigrant Who Revolutionized Yogurt in America, (8) Bob Munden: The Fastest Gun Who Ever Lived
The Toilet: An Unspoken Story
Sep 28, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship, (2) I Gave My Dog an IQ Test, (3-4) The Toilet: An Unspoken Story, (5-8) The Muscle Shoals Sound
Lynyrd Skynrd, Levi Strauss, and Black Man Collects KKK Robes
Sep 27, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Lynyrd Skynrd, (5-6) Daryl Davis: Black Collector Of KKK Robes, (7-8) Levi Strauss: The Man Behind The Jeans (d. 1902)
The Arnold Palmer and Shel Silverstein Stories!
Sep 26, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Arnold Palmer Story (d. 2016), (5) America’s Favorite Stapler, (6) Final Thoughts: Arnold Palmer, (7-8) The Shel Silverstein Story: From “The Giving Tree” to “A Boy Named Sue” (b. 1930)
He Made A Wood Bat For His Son, And It Accidentally Overtook Louisville Slugger!
Sep 25, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) He Made A Wood Bat For His Son, And It Accidentally Overtook Louisville Slugger!, (5) The Bucky Dent Game: One Baseball Fan’s Unbelievably Lucky Day, (6-8) The Pistol-Packin’ Railroad Conductor: Harriet “Moses” Tubman
Freedom is the Exception, Yeti, and the Snowboard King
Sep 22, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Tony Dungy: First Black Coach to Win a Super Bowl What Makes Him Tick?, (3-4) Freedom Is The Exception, (5) YETI: How 2 Bros Turned a $300 Cooler Into a $450 Million Cult Brand, (6) Burning Question: Why Are Ears Shaped This Way?, (7-8) The…
The Constitution with Jeff Rosen and the Priest Who Earned a MOH
Sep 21, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Bringing Our Constitution To Life, (5) RESPECT, (6) How Rick Rubin Resurrected The Career of Johnny Cash, (7) The Catholic Priest Who Earned a Medal of Honor, (8) A Cuisine Unlike Any Other: The Food Culture of New Orleans
Maurice Sendak: Father of the Wild Things and McCullough on Constitution
Sep 20, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Maurice Sendak: Father of the Wild Things, (5-7) (Constitution Week) David McCullough: History Didn’t Have To Happen This Way, (8) Constitution Week: T. Paine
Hemingway, Scalia, Dr. Dre, and What Shamu Teaches About Love
Sep 19, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Ernest Hemingway’s “A Day’s Wait”, (2) Burning Question: Why Do Only Some Have Foot Odor?, (3) Why Is Government Gridlock A Great Thing?, (4) The Compton Perfectionist Who Mainstreamed Rap, (5-6) Want to Destroy a Room to Relieve Your Stress?,…
Constitution Week with Thomas Paine and Larry Arnn!
Sep 18, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-6) Celebrating the Constitution’s B-day, (7-8) Thomas Paine: The Man Washington Said Started the American Revolution
Oil: It’s In The Family, Hockey Enforcers, and Will Smith
Sep 15, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How Will Smith Became “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”, (2-4) “If You’re Not Praying For Oil, You’ve Got a Problem”, (5) My Quirk: Nick Zagotta On Train, (6-8) Fighting For A Dream: Hockey Enforcers
Scooby-Doo, “Mean” Joe Green’s Coke Ad, Pink and Whitman
Sep 14, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Whitman’s “Song of Myself”, (2) How Often Should You Replace Your Coffee Mug?, (3) Story of a Song: Pink’s “Let’s Get The Party Started”, (4) “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!” (Debuts this day 1969), (5) LA Speed Story, (6-7) “I Wish I Died in…
Johnny Cash and George Jones!
Sep 13, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Johnny Cash: The Story, (5-8) They Called Him Possum: The George Jones Story
9/11 Special and Bear Bryant
Sep 12, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) 9/11 Special, (5-8) A Story About A Man…A Legend, Named “Bear” (b. 1913)
Sam Phillips Discovers a King (Elvis) in ‘54 and Family Sends 5 Sons to War
Sep 11, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Elvis: How Sun Records Boss Sam Phillips Discovered a King in 1954, (2) How to Fine-Tune Your BS Detector (3) Family Sends Five Sons To War, (4) Tiny Tim: “The Only Real Person Bob Dylan Ever Met”, (5-8) Feeling Unsatisfied In Your 40s?
The Family Who Sold Pork, And Fought For Civil Rights
Sep 8, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Which Foods Make the Best Bedtime Snack?, (2-4) The Family Who Sold Pork, And Fought For Civil Rights, (5) Kenneth Who? The Strange and Surprising Story Behind REM’s “What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?”, (6-8) The Big Easy
The Legendary Muscle Shoals Sound
Sep 7, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Muscle Shoals Sound, (5) Huge Fire Forces Little Horse into a Mid-Size Sedan, (6-8) I Was Lucky Enough….To Have NOTHING?!?
The Man Who Invented Aerobics and “Jesus Take The Wheel”
Sep 6, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) The Man Who Invented Aerobics, (4) Arresting Your Boss: A Nazi Commander, (5) Dancing With A Demon, (6) Story of a Song: Carrie Underwood’s “Jesus Take The Wheel”, (7-8) The ONLY College President That You’d Want Your Kids to Have
The First Black Mayor of Abilene, TX
Sep 5, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang Stories, (2) Whats The Best Way To Take An Afternoon Nap?, (3-4) Meet The First Black Mayor of Abilene, TX, (5-6) Removing Obstacles By Removing Tattoos, (7) I Shall Not Fail Those With Whom I Serve, (8) Why…
The Che T-shirt, Black Bart, and “Leader of the Band”
Sep 4, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) “Leader Of The Band”: Dan Fogelberg’s Love Letter To His Father, (2-4) Black Bart: Americas Most Successful And Notorious Gentleman Bandit, (5-6) “I Cursed The Day That Sgt. Calvert Was Born”, (7-8) How Did The Che T-Shirt Become An American…
From Shining Shoes To Sinatra’s Opening Act
Sep 1, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Bob McLalan: Tommy, (3-4) 70 and Beating 20-Year-Olds!, (5-8) Tom Dreesen: From Shining Shoes To Sinatra’s Opening Act
Davy Crockett And The Alamo and Magna Carta
Aug 31, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Davy Crockett and the Alamo, (5) Company Benefits Include $35K For Your Bucket List!, (6-7) Magna Carta: “The Birth Certificate of The Rule of Law”, (8) Who Will This Be To Me?
Gene Wilder and Dr. Dre: The Compton Perfectionist Who Mainstreamed Rap
Aug 30, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Gene Wilder: Pure Imagination, (5-6) From Blacking Out at 12 Years Old, To Running a Presidential Campaign, (7) “The Patient I Failed”, (8) The Compton Perfectionist Who Mainstreamed Rap
How Rick Rubin Resurrected The Career of Johnny Cash and Aretha’s “Respect”
Aug 29, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) RESPECT, (2) How Rick Rubin Resurrected The Career of Johnny Cash, (3-4) Nice Cooler… Is It Bearproof?, (5-7) The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To, (8) Dr. Asks Mother: “Who Do You Pray To? They Just Saved Your Son!”
Audrey Hepburn, Mary Poppins, and “Go Rest High Up On That Mountain”
Aug 28, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Making “Mary Poppins” (Premiered This Day In 1964), (3) The Town That Executed An Elephant, (4) Dr. Bob: “We Hire People Who Want to Do Exactly What We Need Them To Do”, (5) Story of a Song: Go Rest High Up On That Mountain, (6-8) The Movie…
T.R. Saved Football and Lewis and Clark Run Out of Alcohol
Aug 25, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Finding Joy In Grief, (4) Uh-Oh! Lewis and Clark Run Out of Alcohol (Ep. 31), (5) Balloonfest ‘86, (6-7) Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football?, (8) The Kids Who Remade “Raiders Of The Lost Ark”
Connie Francis and The Real Story of Frank Abagnale
Aug 24, 2018 • 81 min
Our American Stories
What Makes the World’s Greatest Sports Teams?
Aug 23, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) What Makes the World’s Greatest Sports Teams?, (5-6) The Enigma: Comic Genius Dave Chappelle, (7-8) 3 White Jews…Greatest Rap Group, Ever!
Kenny Rogers, Cowbell, and Alcoholic At 12
Aug 22, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Kenny Rogers: Through The Years (b. 1938), (3-4) Dr. Rick Rigsby’s “Lessons From a Third Grade Dropout”, (5) Gotta Have More Cowbell!, (6-8) Alcoholic At Age 12
How A 17-Year-Old Designed the Current US Flag for a School Project… And Got a B-
Aug 21, 2018 • 81 min
Is there a reason why the truck driver… Is in quotes?
Ralph Lauren, CJ Walker, and Jedediah Smith
Aug 18, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Man Who Defined American Fashion, (3-4) Before Mary Kay There Was Madam CJ Walker, (5-8) Indians, Nature, And A Bear: Jedediah Smith, Stuff Of Legend
Making “Mary Poppins”
Aug 17, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Making “Mary Poppins”, (3-4) Thomas Paine’s Common Sense, (5) The Max Headroom Signal Intrusion, (6-8) The Small Oilman Who Made The Largest Discovery
Healthy Heart Means A Healthy Brain?, John Cazale, and Woodstock
Aug 16, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Woodstock a Failed Investment?, (3) California vs. French: How Did “Hamburger Nation” Revolutionize The Wine World?, (4) Healthy Heart Means A Healthy Brain?, (5-8) One Of The Greatest Actors You Know..But Don’t Know: John Cazale
The Bird And Magic Story, War In Ben Franklin’s Home, and Steve Martin
Aug 15, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) The Bird And Magic Story: Love, Friendship, And Basketball (Magic b. 1959), (5-6) The War In Ben Franklin’s Home, (7) Final Thoughts: Baptism In The ICU?, (8) Steve Martin: Good Guy Comedy
The Story of 20th Century America…Through Sneakers? and New Orleans Food Culture
Aug 14, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) LA Speed Story, (2) I Was Wayne Gretzky’s (Hungover) Linemate, (3) The “Boys” Of Iwo Jima, (4) A Cuisine Unlike Any Other: The Food Culture of New Orleans, (5-8) The Story of 20th Century America…Through Sneakers?
Orson Welles and Rock City, Bill Chapin
Aug 11, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Orson Wells, (5-6) The Story of Leo Fender, (7-8) Rock City, Bill Chapin
The Birth of Coca-Cola and The Auschwitz “Volunteer”
Aug 10, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) High-Fives are Saving Feline Lives, (2-3) The Auschwitz “Volunteer”, (4) Beyonc: The Story of Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It), (5) A Fathers Note to His Timeless DaughterWho Functions At A Toddler Level, (6) The First Obstacle (Ep. 30), (7-8)…
No More “Cone of Shame”
Aug 9, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) This Pastor Uses A LOT of Motor Oil!, (3) Meet “Captain Crunch”, (4) Linda Markfield, Dog Cone Lady, (5-8) From Handling Horses at a Jewish Day Camp to Private Equity
Couple Goes From 0 to 7 Kids Overnight! and Subway’s Footlong Lawsuit
Aug 8, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Why Would 6 Frat Boys Carry A Student With Cerebral Palsy Up A Mountain?, (3) The Story of Subway’s Footlong Lawsuit, (4) Couple Adopts 7 Siblings Separated Throughout 4 Foster Homes!, (5-8) Story Of A Song: Amazing Grace
Frank Lloyd Wright and A Crooked Cop, An Innocent Man, And An Unlikely Journey Of Forgiveness And Friendship
Aug 7, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Frank Lloyd Wright, (5) A Day With Dad In The Delta, (6) Burning Question: Why Are Ears Shaped This Way?, (7-8) A Crooked Cop, An Innocent Man, And An Unlikely Journey Of Forgiveness And Friendship
A $92,000 Seatbelt Violation and Teacher Takes Out Shooter
Aug 4, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Huge Fire Forces Little Horse into a Mid-Size Sedan, (2-4) A $92,000 Penalty For…A Seatbelt Violation!, (5-7) The Man Who Disproved Hitler, (8) This Teacher Took down a Shooter with His Bare Hands
The Broken Spoke: A Legendary Texas Dance Hall and Sacagawea
Aug 3, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Samuel Colt: The Birth Of The Revolver, (4) Sacagawea Saves The Day! (Ep. 29), (5) Just One Kind Word…Changed A Man’s Entire Life, (6) I Gave My Dog an IQ Test, (7-8) The Broken Spoke: A Legendary Texas Dance Hall
“The Fastest Gun Who Ever Lived” and Candles That Smell of Home
Aug 2, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) There’s No Smell Like Home, (2) Whats The Best Way To Take An Afternoon Nap?, (3) What Hamilton Teaches Us About The Importance Of Anonymous Speech, (4) Bob Munden: The Fastest Gun Who Ever Lived, (5-6) You’ve Never Been to a Coffee Shop Like…
She Was Attacked For Running The Boston Marathon!
Aug 1, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) She Was Attacked For Running The Boston Marathon!, (5-8) Ahmet Ertegun: The Man Behind The Music…From Aretha to Zeppelin
Rodney Dangerfield and Dylan’s “Subterranean Homesick Blues”
Jul 31, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Rodney Dangerfield: Nothing But Respect For The Man Who Got “No Respect”, (5) The 1st Music Video Ever? The Story of Dylan’s “Subterranean Homesick Blues”, (6-7) How Do You Grow a Company 30X Over!?, (8) The REAL Story of the USS…
Story Behind REM’s “What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?”
Jul 28, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Kenneth Who? The Strange and Surprising Story Behind REM’s “What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?”, (2-4) The Big Easy, (5) How Will Smith Became “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”, (6) IBM Helps Kids to Graduate Debt-Free and Make Double the Median…
Sacagawea and The Teenage Usher Who Got Beat Up By Drunk Hockey Fans
Jul 27, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) He Ran 50 Marathons… In 50 States In 50 Consecutive Days!, (4) Sacagawea Saves The Day!, (5) America’s Favorite Stapler, (6-7) The Teenage Usher Who Got Beat Up By Drunk Hockey Fans, (8) Six Seconds To Live
Black Man Befriends KKK and Best Female Jockey in History!
Jul 26, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Most Incredible Father/Son Story You’ll Ever Hear!, (5-6) I Wanted To Understand Why Racists Hated Me…So I Befriended Klansmen., (7-8) Best Female Jockey In History!
Guitars For Vets, Hockey Enforcers, and Steely Dan’s “Peg”
Jul 25, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Guitars For Vets, (2-4) Fighting For A Dream: Hockey Enforcers, (5) With Vows To Exercise…It’s No Wonder We Don’t, (6-7) You Only Have $2,000 In The Bank And A $30,000 Payroll…What Do You Do?, (8) Story Of A Song: Steely Dan’s “Peg”
Life After Being a “Famous Victim” and The Most Expensive Babysitter in the World
Jul 24, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Life After Being a “Famous Victim”, (5-8) An Investigation: The Most Expensive Babysitter in the World
“Go Rest High On That Mountain” and Coach Dean Smith
Jul 21, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Go Rest High Up On That Mountain, (2-3) How To Make Perennial Sellers, (4) Caring For My Dying Husband Made Life Worth Living, (5-8) Coach Dean Smith: So Much More Than Basketball
Secretariat and “I Felt Detached About My Family’s Holocaust Story Until…”
Jul 20, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Secretariat: More Than A Horse?, (5-6) Former Homeless Woman Now Serving The Homeless!, (7) Meet Lawnchair Larry…, (8) I Felt Detached About My Family’s Holocaust Story Until…
Cremation, Time Zones, “Raiders,” and the “My Pillow” Guy
Jul 19, 2018 • 82 min
(Segment 1) Do You Know Railroads (Not Government) Created Time Zones?, (2-3) Burning Out: What Really Happens in a Crematorium, (4) The Kids Who Remade “Raiders Of The Lost Ark”, (5-8) My Drug Dealers Staged An Intervention for Me
Jedediah Smith, Shel Silverstein, and the Great Molasses Flood
Jul 17, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Indians, Nature, And A Bear: Jedediah Smith, Stuff Of Legend, (5) Great Molasses Flood, (6) Burning Question: Why Do Only Some Have Foot Odor?, (7-8) The Shel Silverstein Story: From “The Giving Tree” to “A Boy Named Sue”
Sister Rosetta Tharpe and “Who Says Women Need To Be Thin?”
Jul 17, 2018 • 81 min
Sister Rosetta Tharpe and “Who Says Women Need To Be Thin?”
Jake Burton, John Jacob Astor, and Being A Marine
Jul 14, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) “I HAD Wanted To Be A Marine. Now, I Wanted To Be Home”, (3-4) The Snowboard King: How Jake Burton Created An Industry, A Culture, And An Olympic Sport, (5-8) John Jacob Astor: America’s 1st Multimillionaire (b. 1864)
The UFO Crash at Roswell and Ralph Lauren
Jul 13, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Farmer Who Fought His Government, (4) White Sox Fans Deliver Disco’s Death Blow, (5-6) The Man Who Defined American Fashion, (7-8) The UFO Crash at Roswell
“Riders on the Storm” and Lombardi!
Jul 12, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Want to Destroy a Room to Relieve Your Stress?, (3) “The Patient I Failed”, (4) Story Of A Song: “Riders On The Storm”, (5-8) When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi
Mel Blanc, Wedding In 5 Days, and “House of the Rising Sun”
Jul 11, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Mel Blanc: The Animated Story Behind “The Man With 1,000 Voices” (d. 1989), (5) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang Stories, (6-7) “I Planned My Wedding in 5 Days….You Could, Too”, (8) Story of a Song: House of the Rising Sun
Public Schools Now Protecting Students Who Punch Teachers!?
Jul 10, 2018 • 81 min
(Segmenst 1-4) Rule of Law: Aaron Benner, (5) Hemingway: “A Day’s Wait”, (6) How to Fine-Tune Your BS Detector, (7) Welcome to the Republic of Molossia!, (8) Caring For My Dying Husband Made Life Worth Living
Louis Armstrong, Black Bart, and Will Smith!
Jul 7, 2018 • 81 min
(Segmenst 1-4) The Louis Armstrong Story, (5) Will Smith Punched HARD, (6-8) Black Bart: Americas Most Successful And Notorious Gentleman Bandit
Mamet and More Cowbell!
Jul 6, 2018 • 81 min
(Segmenst 1-4) You Know His Work and His Writing. You Just Don’t Know His Name., (5) Gotta Have More Cowbell!, (6-8) I Was Lucky Enough To Have…NOTHING!
4th! Fireworks, Citizenship, Jefferson and Adams
Jul 5, 2018 • 81 min
4th! Fireworks, Citizenship, Jefferson and Adams
4th Special: Jefferson, Capra, and McCullough!
Jul 4, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Independence Day: Thomas Jefferson And Dave Matthews!, (2-3) The 33-Year-Old Who Wrote The Declaration in 2 Weeks, (4) Freedom Day: Director Frank Capra, (5-8) David McCullough: July 4, 1776
Hemingway’s “Old Man” and 1980 Miracle On Ice!
Jul 3, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Mysterious Senate Candy Desk, (2) Turning a Refugee Camp Into The Champs-Elysees!, (3) Skip Gianopulos: A Father Of Two Daughters With Special Needs, (4) Hemingway’s “Old Man and the Sea”, (5-8) The Greatest Sports Moment Of The 20th…
Chappelle, Superheroes, and Sager!
Jun 30, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Enigma: Comic Genius Dave Chappelle, (3-4) Craig Sager: The Most Brilliant Outfits, The Most Brilliant Interviews, (5-8) How Schmucks Birthed A Superhero…That Mutated Into American Mythology
Mel Brooks and “I Want To Look Forward to Mondays, As Much As Fridays”
Jun 29, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Mel Brooks (b. 1926), (5-6) CEO: “I Want To Look Forward to Mondays, As Much As Fridays”, (7-8) Why? What Makes Us Curious?
Jesse Owens and Helen Keller!
Jun 29, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Man Who Disproved Hitler, (4) The Life Of Helen Keller, (5-6) A Nude Horse Is A Rude Horse, (7-8) That Time The Marines Attacked Without Ammo…
Alzheimer’s and Greg LeMond’s Un-Be-Liev-Able Story
Jun 27, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) “We Take Our Work Seriously, But We Don’t Take Ourselves Seriously”, (2-4) Are There Ways To Keep Your Brain Healthy?, (5-6) The Only American to Win the Tour de France: Greg LeMond’s Un-Be-Liev-Able Story, (7-8) “I Was Determined Never to Go…
Dred Scott in Spikes and 3 White Jews…Greatest Rap Group, Ever!
Jun 26, 2018 • 84 min
(Segments 1-3) Dred Scott in Spikes!!, (4) Tom Waits’ Story Of A Song: “I Hope That I Don’t Fall In Love With You”, (5) A Day With Dad In The Delta, (6) Got Junk?, (7-8) 3 White Jews…Greatest Rap Group, Ever!
“Pistol” Pete, Fresh Prince, and Traveling Wilburys
Jun 23, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) “Pistol” Pete Maravich (b. 1947), (4) Dr. Asks Mother: “Who Do You Pray To? They Just Saved Your Son!”, (5) How Will Smith Became “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”, (6) Do You Think A Man Would Have Answered The Question That Way?, (7-8)…
Martin Luther: The Monk Who Changed The World
Jun 22, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Martin Luther: The Monk Who Changed The World, (5-6) Story of a Song, Story of a Fallen Son: “I Drive Your Truck”, (7) What Hamilton Teaches Us About The Importance Of Anonymous Speech, (8) The Deadpan Comedy of Steven Wright
Making “Jaws”, Great Gatsby, Steve Martin, and “I Wish I Died In Vietnam”
Jun 21, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Making “Jaws”: The Untold Story, (3) The Importance Of Friends, (4) The Great Gatsby, (5) High-Fives are Saving Feline Lives, (6-7) “I Wish I Died in Vietnam”, (8) Steve Martin: Good Guy Comedy
LA Speed Check and How The Agency Saved My Father
Jun 20, 2018 • 81 min
LA Speed Check and How The Agency Saved My Father
Fred Smith: How One Marine Created FedEx
Jun 19, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Fred Smith: How One Marine Created FedEx (EST 1971), (4) Mitch Hedberg: A Shy Alchemist Who Turned Sentences Into Comedy Gold, (5) Company Benefits Include $35K For Your Bucket List!, (6-7) How To Make Perennial Sellers, (8) Technology and…
Father’s Day Special!
Jun 16, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Springsteen: His Very First Father/Son Song, (2) Their Own Mother Sold Them To Pedophiles! But Then…, (3) Fishing With My Father, (4) The Father Privilege: Lee’s Salute To His Dad (And All Good Dads) On Father’s Day, (5) He Gave Up Fame For…
Pat Summitt: The Best Coach To Ever Step On A Basketball Court
Jun 15, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Best Coach To Ever Step On A Basketball Court (b. 1952), (5) Story of a Song: Aretha Franklin’s “Respect”, (6-7) You Only Have $2,000 In The Bank And A $30,000 Payroll…What Do You Do?, (8) Dr. Bob: “We Hire People Who Want to Do Exactly…
Butch Cassidy, Max Headroom, and Arresting Your Nazi Commander
Jun 14, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Butch Cassidy: America’s Last Outlaw, (5) The Max Headroom Signal Intrusion, (6) Loaded to Explode: The Cataclysmic History of Crush Texas, (7) Take A Breath: In Praise Of The One-Second Pause, (8) Arresting Your Boss: A Nazi Commander
Leukemia Has A Purpose? and Paine’s “Common Sense”
Jun 13, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Great Molasses Flood, (2) The Chief Justice Wants Boys To Be Treated Unfairly!, (3-4) Thomas Paine’s Common Sense, (5) “Leader Of The Band”: Dan Fogelberg’s Love Letter To His Father, (6-8) Leukemia Has A Purpose?
Coaches Vince Lombardi and Dean Smith
Jun 12, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Vince Lombardi’s Short and Sweet Story (b. 1913), (2) Story of a Song: Jesus Take the Wheel, (3) Jesse’s “Shower Thoughts”; Dad Drops Son A Mile From Home…Goes To Jail, (4) Dr. Bob on Men and Women, (5-8) Coach Dean Smith: So Much More Than…
Joan Rivers, Lewis and Clark, and Gretzky’s (Hungover) Linemate
Jun 9, 2018 • 81 min
Our American Stories,Lewis and clark,grizzly bears,wayne gretzky,sean pronger,drunk,hungover,charlie spillers,joan rivers
The Lost Wallet, Executed Elephant, and The Man Who Beat The Feds
Jun 8, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang Stories, (2) Burning Question: Why Do Some People Have Foot Odor?, (3) The Town That Executed An Elephant, (4) Story of a Song: There Goes My Life, (5-8) The Man Who Beat The Feds
Maj. Dick Winters and Stephen Ambrose’s D-Day Special!
Jun 7, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) D-Day Celebration With “Band Of Brothers” Major Dick Winters, (5-8) Uncovering D-Day with Stephen Ambrose
Adolph Coors: Colorado’s Golden Boy
Jun 6, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Adolph Coors: Colorado’s Golden Boy (d. 1929), (3) The Story of Subway’s Footlong Lawsuit, (4) The Marine Deserter Who Jumped On Two Grenades (d. 2008), (5) Which Foods Make the Best Bedtime Snack?, (6) Final Thoughts: Shiloh, (7) The…
Why We Love Bob Ross and More!
Jun 5, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) “I Cursed The Day That Sgt. Calvert Was Born”, (3) 92 Years Old and Still Dating?, (4) Why We Love Bob Ross, (5) Story of a Song: Go Rest High Up On That Mountain, (6) How Often Should You Replace Your Coffee Mug?, (7-8) General Peter…
Steve McQueen and Hemingway’s “Old Man and the Sea”
Jun 2, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The “King Of Cool”: The Unknown Story Of Steve McQueen, (5-7) The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To, (8) Hemingway’s “Old Man and the Sea”
Vince Lombardi and Madam CJ Walker
Jun 1, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi, (5-6) Rags To Riches: The Passion Of Gary Vee, (7-8) Before Mary Kay There Was Madam CJ Walker
The Small Oilman Who Made The Largest Discovery and Mel Blanc
May 31, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) America’s Favorite Stapler, (2-4) The Small Oilman Who Made The Largest Discovery, (5-8) Mel Blanc: The Animated Story Behind “The Man With 1,000 Voices”
YETI: How 2 Bros Turned a $300 Cooler Into a $450 Million Cult Brand
May 30, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) YETI: How 2 Bros Turned a $300 Cooler Into a $450 Million Cult Brand, (2-4) The First Love Story, (5-6) The Coffee Shop That Began With Heartbreak, (7-8) All In The Family: The Story Of The Greatest (And Most Controversial) TV Show In History
Honoring Those Killed in the Deadliest Battle of Our Deadliest War
May 29, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Memorial Day In Washington D.C., (5) Honoring Those Killed in the Deadliest Battle of Our Deadliest War, (6-8) “It Could Have Been Me”
Memorial Day Special: “I Drive Your Truck”, MOH Priest, 2 Soldiers vs. City
May 26, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Story of a Song, Story of a Fallen Son: “I Drive Your Truck”, (3) The Catholic Priest Who Earned a Medal of Honor, (4) Two Men vs. A City, (5-8) Memorial Day In Washington D.C.
The Farmer Who Fought His Government and Mr. Rogers Speaks To College Grads
May 25, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Farmer Who Fought His Government, (2-4) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (May 20-26), (5-6) Tony Dungy: First Black Coach to Win a Super Bowl What Makes Him Tick?, (7) California vs. French: How Did “Hamburger Nation” Revolutionize…
Will Smith Punched HARD and I Was Lucky Enough To Have…NOTHING!
May 24, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Will Smith Punched HARD, (2-4) I Was Lucky Enough To Have…NOTHING!, (5) Random Acts Of Kindness: Cops, Baristas, Pizza Employees, (6-8) The Pistol-Packin’ Railroad Conductor: Harriet “Moses” Tubman
The Snowboard King: How Jake Burton Created An Industry, A Culture, And An Olympic Sport
May 23, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) This Pastor Uses A LOT of Motor Oil!, (3-4) The Snowboard King: How Jake Burton Created An Industry, A Culture, And An Olympic Sport, (5-8) Tom Wolfe, Steve Jobs, Denzel Washington’s Commencement
Autotune vs. Imperfection and Professor Confronts Hook-Up Culture
May 22, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) My Quirk: Nick Zagotta On Train, (2) IBM Helps Kids to Graduate Debt-Free and Make Double the Median Income, (3) Meet “Captain Crunch”, (4) Technology and Music: Autotune vs. Imperfection, (5-8) When A Professor Confronts Students And Their…
Removing Tattoos, McRaven’s Commencement, and Amazing Grace
May 19, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Removing Obstacles By Removing Tattoos, (3-4) Admiral McRaven’s 10-Lessons Commencement Address, (5-8) Story Of A Song: Amazing Grace
The Nazis Took Us… I Grabbed My Soccer Ball and How to Fine-Tune Your BS Detector
May 18, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Nazis Took Us… I Grabbed My Soccer Ball, (3) Welcome to the Republic of Molossia!, (4) Caring For My Dying Husband Made Life Worth Living, (5) Hemingway: “A Day’s Wait”, (6) How to Fine-Tune Your BS Detector, (7-8) Will Ferrell’s…
The Most Incredible Father/Son Story You’ll Ever Hear!
May 17, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Most Incredible Father/Son Story You’ll Ever Hear!, (5-6) What Happens When Your Dreams Change?, (7-8) A Crooked Cop, An Innocent Man, And An Unlikely Journey Of Forgiveness And Friendship
How Will Smith Became “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”
May 16, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How Will Smith Became “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”, (2) Burning Question: Why Are Ears Shaped This Way?, (3-4) How Do You Give Power to the People, And Keep Them From Abusing It?, (5-7) Samuel Colt: The Birth Of The Revolver, (8) Story of a…
Traveling Wilburys: Billion Dollar Quintet
May 15, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Gotta Have More Cowbell!, (2) Do You Think A Man Would Have Answered The Question That Way?, (3-4) Traveling Wilburys: Billion Dollar Quintet, (5-8) Tom Dreesen: From Shining Shoes To Sinatra’s Opening Act
Mother’s Day Special!
May 12, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Mother’s Day Tribute: Steve Harvey, Merle Haggard, Kevin Durant, Marc Mero, Alfredo Ortiz, and Mama Bears!, (5-8) TV’s Hit Machine On Where It All Began: His Momma
David Mamet, Ralph Lauren, and Shel Silverstein!
May 11, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) You Know His Work and His Writing. You Just Don’t Know His Name., (5-6) The Man Who Defined American Fashion, (7-8) The Shel Silverstein Story: From “The Giving Tree” to “A Boy Named Sue” (d. 1999)
Billy Joel and How Did coach Chuck Daly Soften Dennis Rodman?
May 10, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Billy Joel: The Story Of A 33-Hit Wonder (b. 1949), (5) A Day With Dad In The Delta, (6-7) How Did coach Chuck Daly Soften Dennis Rodman?, (8) “We Eat, Breathe, and Drink Sand”
Black Bart and How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship
May 9, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang Stories, (2-4) Black Bart: Americas Most Successful And Notorious Gentleman Bandit, (5) How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship, (6-8) “We Are All Jews Here”
Secretariat and Former Homeless Woman Now Serving Homeless
May 8, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Secretariat: More Than A Horse?, (5-6) Former Homeless Woman Now Serving The Homeless!, (7) Meet Lawnchair Larry…, (8) I Felt Detached About My Family’s Holocaust Story Until…
A Day With Dad In The Delta, Hepburn, and “Leader Of The Band”
May 5, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) A Day With Dad In The Delta, (2-4) You’ll Be Shocked By How Audrey Hepburn Became A Star!, (5) “Leader Of The Band”: Dan Fogelberg’s Love Letter To His Father, (6) What If Feds Told Farmers How Much Wheat They Could Grow?, (7) Final Thoughts:…
“House of the Rising Sun” and James Brown!
May 4, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) James Brown: The Story of the Hardest Working Man In Showbusiness, (3) What Hamilton Teaches Us About The Importance Of Anonymous Speech, (4) Story of a Song: House of the Rising Sun, (5-6) Should We Pray For Our Country?, (7-8) A Crooked…
How Schmucks Birthed A Superhero…That Mutated Into American Mythology
May 3, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) How Schmucks Birthed A Superhero…That Mutated Into American Mythology, (5-6) Walking Off the Map of the Known World, (7-8) Her Son Died From Counterfeit Drugs
Hockey Fighters and Graffiti Artist vs. Che And Castro’s Animal Farm
May 2, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) One Mom vs. The Machine: The Teacher Who Fought Back, (4) Cuban Graffiti Artist “El Sexto” vs. Che And Castro’s Animal Farm, (5) A Fathers Note to His Timeless DaughterWho Functions At A Toddler Level, (6-8) Fighting For A Dream: Hockey…
George Washington, Muddy Waters, Iwo Jima, and Mitch Hedberg!
May 1, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) George Washington’s Story: Inaugurated (This Day) 1789, (5) Which Foods Make the Best Bedtime Snack?, (6) Muddy Waters: Father Of Chicago Blues (d. 1983), (7) The “Boys” Of Iwo Jima, (8) Mitch Hedberg: A Shy Alchemist Who Turned Sentences…
Golden Gate Bridge, Guitars For Vets, and Declaration of Independence
Apr 28, 2018 • 94 min
(Segment 1) Guitars For Vets, (2-3) The 33-Year-Old Who Wrote The Declaration in 2 Weeks, (4) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (April 22-28), (5) Golden Gate Bridge Completed (This Day 1937), (6-8) The Real Story of Frank Abagnale
Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett, and “Lessons From a Third Grade Dropout”
Apr 27, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Lucille Ball: You’ll LOVE Her Story! (d. 1989), (3-4) The Comedy Of Carol Burnett (b. 1933), (5-6) “I Cursed The Day That Sgt. Calvert Was Born”, (7-8) Dr. Rick Rigsby’s “Lessons From a Third Grade Dropout”
Ralph Lauren, Barbara Bush, and Thomas Paine
Apr 26, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Man Who Defined American Fashion, (3-4) Thomas Paine Common Sense, (5-8) Final Thoughts: Barbara Bush
Bud Abbott, “Georgia On My Mind,” and Barbara Streisand
Apr 25, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Dancing With A Demon, (2) “Who’s On First?”: The Bud Abbott Story (d. 1974), (3) “The Patient I Failed”, (4) Story of a Song: Georgia on My Mind, (5-8) The Barbara Streisand Story
“Over The Rainbow” and The Mysterious Senate Candy Desk
Apr 24, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) “I Had Two Baby Mommas…. It’s Not Like I Read About It In A Book”, (4) Story Of A Song: “Over The Rainbow”, (5) The Mysterious Senate Candy Desk, (6-8) How Could It Happen To MY Kid?
Harley-Davidson and Yeti Cooler Family Stories!
Apr 21, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Harley and the Davidsons: How A Bicycle Became A Hog (Bill D. d. 1937), (5) The Story of the Family Who Created “Yeti”, (5-8) Imagine Freshman Year of College Being…FREE!!
P.T. Barnum: The TRUE Story Of The REAL Greatest Showman
Apr 20, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) P.T. Barnum: The TRUE Story Of The REAL Greatest Showman, (5) Red Swingline Stapler, (6-8) Meet The PRIVATE Union Boss…With a PUBLIC Pension!
Shel Silverstein, Jedediah Smith, and The Great Molasses Flood!
Apr 19, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Indians, Nature, And A Bear: Jedediah Smith, Stuff Of Legend, (5) Great Molasses Flood, (6) Burning Question: Why Do Some People Have Foot Odor?, (7-8) The Shel Silverstein Story: From “The Giving Tree” to “A Boy Named Sue”
J.P. Morgan and Benjamin Franklin!
Apr 18, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) From Electricity To The Titanic: The Story of J.P. Morgan (b. 1837), (5-8) The First American: Benjamin Franklin (d. 1790)
Corrie ten Boom, Hemingway, Lewis and Clark, and Jack White!
Apr 17, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Hemingway: “A Day’s Wait”, (2) I Gave My Dog an IQ Test, (3) Lewis and Clark #24, (4) Jack White: The Musical Renaissance Man, (5-8) Corrie ten Boom’s “Hiding Place” (b. and d. On This Day In History)
Challenging Zimbabwe’s Dictators and The Godmother of Rock N’ Roll
Apr 14, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) They Burnt Down My House, Beat Me Up, and Killed My Family, (5-7) The Godmother Of Rock N’ Roll: Sister Rosetta Tharpe, (8) She Raised Four Children On Her Own!
Black Man Collects KKK Robes, What Makes Us Curious? and Kit Carson
Apr 12, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Daryl Davis: Black Collector Of KKK Robes, (3-4) Why? What Makes Us Curious?, (5-8) The Epic Story Of Mountain Man Kit Carson: Agent of “Manifest Destiny”
Leukemia Has A Purpose? and Dr. Asks Mother: “Who Do You Pray To? They Just Saved Your Son!”
Apr 11, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) “We Take Our Work Seriously, But We Don’t Take Ourselves Seriously”, (2-4) Leukemia Has A Purpose?, (5-7) The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To, (8) Dr. Asks Mother: “Who Do You Pray To? They Just Saved Your Son!”
“Go Rest High Up On That Mountain” and Caring For My Dying Husband Made Life Worth Living
Apr 11, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Go Rest High Up On That Mountain, (2-3) How To Make Perennial Sellers, (4) Caring For My Dying Husband Made Life Worth Living, (5-8) Coach Dean Smith: So Much More Than Basketball
Merle Haggard, Shiloh, and “The Big Rock Candy Mountain”
Apr 7, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Merle Haggard Story: The Man, The Musician, (5-6) No Place Of Peace - Shiloh, 1862, (7) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (April 1-7), (8) Story Of A Song: “The Big Rock Candy Mountain”
Guy Clark, Black Bart, and How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship
Apr 6, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Guy Clark: A Story With A Guitar, (2-4) “We Are All Jews Here”, (5) How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship, (6-8) Black Bart: Americas Most Successful And Notorious Gentleman Bandit
Martin Luther King Assassinated 1968
Apr 5, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Martin Luther King Assassinated 1968, (5) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang Stories, (6-8) Love McDonald’s Fries?! Well, YOU Can Thank…THIS Immigrant
Only On NPR: Minimum Wage and Bureaucrats Attacking Citizens’ Homes
Apr 4, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jesse’s World: Livestock; Only On NPR: Minimum Wage, (2) cont: Only On NPR: Minimum Wage, (3) Take A Breath: In Praise Of The One-Second Pause, (4) They Challenged Their Government, And Their Homes Were Attacked, (5-8) One Amazing 30-Year-Old…
My Drug Dealers Staged An Intervention for Me
Apr 3, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) My Drug Dealers Staged An Intervention for Me, (5-6) Whats Holding America Together? Churches and McDonalds, (7) The Story of Subway’s Footlong Lawsuit, (8) “Am I Pretty Today?”
Magna Carta, Emerson, This Week In Music History, And More!
Mar 31, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) My Quirk: Nick Zagotta On Train, (2-3) Magna Carta: “The Birth Certificate of The Rule of Law”, (4) Dr. Bob: “We Hire People Who Want to Do Exactly What We Need Them To Do”; Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Mar. 25-31), (5-6) Born Into…
Sam Walton’s Walmart and John Jacob Astor: America’s 1st Multimillionaire
Mar 30, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Sam Walton And His Walmart (b. 1918), (5-8) John Jacob Astor: America’s 1st Multimillionaire (d. 1848)
David Mamet, Walt Whitman, Jim Thorpe, and Lewis and Clark!
Mar 29, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) You Know His Work and His Writing. You Just Don’t Know His Name. (David Mamet), (5) Walt Whitman: Pioneers! O Pioneers!, (6) A Lewis and Clark Expedition WITHOUT Sacagawea?, (7-8) Jim Thorpe: Native American, All-American (d. 1953)
Rostropovich, A Hoaxer, And That Time The Marines Attacked Without Ammo…
Mar 28, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jeff Katz Letter To Daughter Julia, (2-4) Communists Threw His Piano Out The Window, And He STILL Became The GREATEST!, (5-6) A Nude Horse Is A Rude Horse, (7-8) That Time The Marines Attacked Without Ammo…
Railroads (Not Government) Created Time Zones and Robert Frost
Mar 27, 2018 • 81 min
Our American Stories,railroads,time zones,standard time,china,government,wedding,5 days,robert frost,connie francis,raiders of the lost ark,recreated,town
Mel Blanc: “The Man With 1,000 Voices”
Mar 24, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Mel Blanc: The Animated Story Behind “The Man With 1,000 Voices”, (5) Jesse’s “Shower Thoughts” and “This Week In Music History” (Mar. 18-24), (6) IBM Helps Kids to Graduate Debt-Free and Make Double the Median Income, (7-8) The Impact of…
Lewis and Clark, Harriet Tubman, and Song “I Surrender All”
Mar 23, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Giving Arms To A Warrior…While You’re Also Telling Him To Make Peace?!, (2-4) The Pistol-Packin’ Railroad Conductor: Harriet “Moses” Tubman, (5-7) Communists Took Everything…She Came To America With This Incredible Story!, (8) Story of A Song:…
“I HAD Wanted To Be A Marine. Now, I Wanted To Be Home”
Mar 22, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) “I HAD Wanted To Be A Marine. Now, I Wanted To Be Home”, (3) California vs. French: How Did “Hamburger Nation” Revolutionize The Wine World?, (4) The Deadpan Comedy of Steven Wright, (5-7) The BEST TeacherHas a Handlebar Mustache?!, (8)…
Why We Click So Many Links…
Mar 21, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) One Mom vs. The Machine: The Teacher Who Fought Back, (4) 54 Things I Learned in 54 Years, (5-8) Tim Wu’s Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads…Or, Why We Click So Many Links
Are Kids From Rough Childhoods Doomed?
Mar 20, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The War In Ben Franklin’s Home, (3-4) Are Kids From Rough Childhoods Doomed?, (5-8) All-American Sharks?
The History of West Point
Mar 17, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Hear the History of West Point from Two Soldier/Professors, (5-6) Want to Destroy a Room to Relieve Your Stress?, (7-8) Bill Armstrong
Jim Moran: Master Of The Publicity Stunt, Chris Evert, and RBG
Mar 16, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jim Moran, Master Of The Publicity Stunt, (2-3) Unions Physically Threatened Him…Then They Threatened His Company, (4) Chris Evert: Cinderella In Sneakers, (5-8) American Dreamers: Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Einstein, Truett Cathy, and Can Kissing Your Dog Make You Sick?
Mar 15, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) You’ve Never Been to a Coffee Shop Like This!, (3-4) Truett Cathy And Chick-fil-A, (5-7) What Made Einstein Einstein?, (8) Burning Question: Can Kissing Your Dog Make You Sick?
Actor John Cazale (Fredo) and the Curse Of Exercise Vows
Mar 14, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) One Of The Greatest Actors You Know..But Don’t Know: John Cazale (Died 1978), (5) With Vows To Exercise…It’s No Wonder We Don’t, (6-7) You Only Have $2,000 In The Bank And A $30,000 Payroll…What Do You Do?, (8) Daniel Kruger on Lincoln…
Couple Adopts 7 Siblings Separated Throughout 4 Foster Homes!
Mar 13, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Tom Dreesen: From Shining Shoes To Sinatra’s Opening Act, (5) “We Take Our Work Seriously, But We Don’t Take Ourselves Seriously”, (6) Alive Inside, Bringing Music to Dementia, (7) If This Old Ship Could Talk…, (8) Couple Adopts 7 Siblings…
Coach Dean Smith and Raising 2,000 Unwanted Children
Mar 10, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Coach Dean Smith: So Much More Than Basketball, (5-8) Who Raises 2,000 Unwanted Children?
Arthur Vandenberg and George Jones
Mar 9, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Man With The Courage To Change His Mind, (5-8) They Called Him “Possum”
Amazing Grace and College Boys Serving Girl With Cerebral Palsy
Mar 8, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Story Of A Song: Amazing Grace, (5-6) Why Would 6 Frat Boys Carry A Student With Cerebral Palsy Up A Mountain?, (7) Jesse’s “Shower Thoughts”; Dad Drops Son A Mile From Home…Goes To Jail, (8) The Teacher Who Brought Him To The Heart Of The…
Billy Graham, John Philip Souza, and Chris Evert
Mar 7, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Human Chain rescue; Shower Thoughts, (2-4) Final Thoughts: Billy Graham, (5-6) “I’d Rather Die Than Live The Life…That Everyone Imagined For Me”, (7) His Music Is Written On Your Heart: John Philip Souza, (8) Chris Evert: Cinderella In Sneakers
Winning WWII: FDR’s Friendship With The Devil (Stalin)
Mar 6, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Winning WWII: FDR’s Friendship With The Devil (Stalin), (5) Terror At 38,000 Feet, (6) How Often Should You Replace Your Coffee Mug?, (7) Holocaust And Chocolate: Kindness in the Unkindest of Circumstances, (8) One Small Business Saves A…
Mary Lou Retton, Spinal Tap, and the Making of Goodfellas!
Mar 3, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) This is Spinal Tap released 1984, (3) A Perfect 10: Mary Lou Retton, (4) They Challenged Their Government, And Their Homes Were Attacked, (5-8) Getting Made: The Making Of Martin Scorsese’s “Goodfellas”
Kindness, Frank Abagnale and Sammie Smith
Mar 2, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Imagine If…You Were Known For Your Kindness, (2-4) Frank Abagnale, (5-8) Sammie Smith
Andretti, Alexander Hamilton, Tom Waits, and Heartbreak Coffee
Mar 1, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) American Dreamers: Mario Andretti Sits Down With Us, (5-6) The Coffee Shop That Began With Heartbreak, (7) What Hamilton Teaches Us About The Importance Of Anonymous Speech, (8) Tom Waits’ Story Of A Song: “I Hope That I Don’t Fall In Love…
The Epic Story Of Mountain Man Kit Carson: Agent of “Manifest Destiny”
Feb 28, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Epic Story Of Mountain Man Kit Carson: Agent of “Manifest Destiny”, (5) Dancing With A Demon…My Own Father, (6-7) Lewis and Clark: Birth And Battle, (8) Tiny Tim: “The Only Real Person Bob Dylan Ever Met”
Johnny Cash and Levi Strauss!
Feb 27, 2018 • 81 min
our american stories,johnny cash,jesus,christian,faith,recess,moms,angela browning,levi strauss,jeans
Billy Graham and Gretzky’s (Hungover) Linemate
Feb 24, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Billy Graham: Adviser To U.S. Presidents, Preacher To Millions, (5) The Pakistani Immigrant Who Found His American Dream Within 24 Hours, (6) I Was Wayne Gretzky’s (Hungover) Linemate, (7-8) The Fred Davis Blues
Harriet “Moses” Tubman and the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Miracle
Feb 23, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Once Upon A Time…, (2-4) The Pistol-Packin’ Railroad Conductor: Harriet “Moses” Tubman, (5-8) The Greatest Sports Moment Of The 20th Century!
Wisconsin Forces Walmart to Charge Higher Prices and Cowbell!
Feb 22, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Gotta Have More Cowbell!, (2-4) The Song That Shouldn’t Exist, (5) Wisconsin Forces Walmart to Charge Higher Prices?, (6) Locked Up For 72 Years, (7) The Hellish Night-Time Raids on Wisconsin Families, (8) He Flew Over 40 Missions!
“How Could It Happen To MY Kid?” and Mascot Hall Of Fame
Feb 21, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Mysterious Senate Candy Desk, (2-4) How Could It Happen To MY Kid?, (5-8) Where Do Good Mascots Go? The Mascot Hall Of Fame!
You Don’t Know George Washington Until You’ve Heard His Story! (Prez Day)
Feb 20, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) You Don’t Know George Washington Until You’ve Heard His Story! (Prez Day), (5-8) Confessions Of An Undercover Agent
Gene Wilder, Che, Music And More!
Feb 17, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Feb. 11-17), (2) Turning a Refugee Camp Into The Champs-Elysees!, (3-4) How Did The Che T-Shirt Become An American Phenomenon?, (5-8) Gene Wilder: Pure Imagination
How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship and Henry Steinway
Feb 16, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How My Dad’s Cancer Saved Our Relationship, (2-3) Crying About Your Employees, (4) The Great Jerry Maguire Pyramid, (5-8) “To Build The Best Piano In The World”: The Henry Steinway Story (b. 1797)
The Marine “Deserter” Who Jumped On Two Grenades!
Feb 15, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Random Acts of Kindness: Cops, Baristas, Pizza Employees, (2-3) How To Make Perennial Sellers, (4) The Marine Deserter Who Jumped On Two Grenades, (5-6) The Enigma: Comic Genius Dave Chappelle, (7-8) “You Are Not My Friend”
Her Son Died From Counterfeit Drugs and Coach Eddie Robinson
Feb 14, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang Stories, (2) Burning Question: Why Are Ears Shaped This Way?, (3-4) Her Son Died From Counterfeit Drugs, (5-8) They Call Me A Great “Black Coach”, I’ve Simply Wanted to Be a Great American
Dan Fogelberg’s Love Letter To His Father and “We Are All Jews Here”
Feb 13, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) “Leader Of The Band”: Dan Fogelberg’s Love Letter To His Father, (2-4) “We Are All Jews Here”, (5) Gotta Have More Cowbell!, (6-7) “I Planned My Wedding in 5 Days….You Could, Too”, (8) Final Thoughts: Earl Fincher
Non-Jew U.S. Soldier to Nazi: “We Are All Jews Here” and Paine’s “Common Sense”
Feb 10, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Feb. 4-12), (2-4) “We Are All Jews Here”, (5-6) The Dean of American Popular Music , (7-8) Thomas Paine’s Common Sense
James Dean, John Williams, and Walmart Greeters!
Feb 9, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How Would You Like To Dig Boats Out Of Ice?, (2) Walmart Greeters, (3-4) James Dean: The Greatest Movie Icon (b. 1931), (5-8) Star Wars’ composer John Williams (b. 1932)
“Gimme Shelter” and “To Build The Best Piano In The World”
Feb 8, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) An Unknown Backup Singer, And Her Miraculous Night With The Rolling Stones, (2-4) “You Wouldn’t Believe The Abuse I Took… Everybody Said You’re Crazy”, (5-8) “To Build The Best Piano In The World”: The Henry Steinway Story
Samuel Colt: The Birth Of The Revolver and Black Collector Of KKK Robes
Feb 7, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) Samuel Colt: The Birth Of The Revolver, (4) Andre The (Gentle) Giant, (5-6) Daryl Davis: Black Collector Of KKK Robes, (7-8) Nice Cooler… Is It Bearproof?
This Diabetic Makes 12 MILLION Cookies a Day!
Feb 6, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Company Benefits Include $35K For Your Bucket List! (2) Final Thoughts: Shiloh, (3-4) This Diabetic Makes 12 MILLION Cookies a Day!, (5-8) Five Gieselmanns vs. One Rare Fatal Brain Disease
The Donner Party, Groundhog Day, and Underwear: A Brief History
Feb 3, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Pakistani Immigrant Who Found His American Dream Within 24 Hours, (2) Where did Groundhog Day Come From?, (3-4) The Donner Party: A Pioneer Survival Story, (5-8) Underwear: A Brief History
Vince Lombardi, Connie Francis And “Riders On The Storm”
Feb 2, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Vince Lombardi Announces Retirement In 1968, (5-7) The Highest Selling Female Artist…In History!, (8) Story Of A Song: “Riders On The Storm”
Jackie Robinson: His Life, Perseverance, and Faith
Feb 1, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Jackie Robinson: His Life, Perseverance, and Faith (b. 1919), (3-4) That Time The Marines Attacked Without Ammo… (General Peter Pace), (5) My Quirk: Nick Zagotta On Train, (6-8) Imagine Freshman Year of College Being…FREE!!
Tet Offensive Myth, Lone Ranger Debuts 1933, and Forgiving a Crooked Cop
Jan 31, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Lone Ranger Debuts 1933, (2) Everything We Know About The Tet Offensive is a Myth, (3-4) A Crooked Cop, An Innocent Man, And An Unlikely Journey Of Forgiveness And Friendship, (5-7) He Ran 50 Marathons… In 50 States In 50 Consecutive…
Heartbroken Father’s Letter To Incoming Freshman
Jan 30, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jesse’s Talking Cats, Fortune Cookie Writer Retires, (2) The Chief Justice Wants Boys To Be Treated Unfairly!, (3) Meet Lawnchair Larry…, (4) Heartbroken Father’s Letter To Incoming Freshman, (5-7) “I Had Two Baby Mommas…. It’s Not Like I Read…
Legendary Coach “Bear” Bryant and Audie Murphy
Jan 27, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) A Story About A Man…A Legend, Named “Bear” (d. 1983), (5) Just One Kind Word…Changed A Man’s Entire Life, (6-8) Audie Murphy: America’s Most Decorated Soldier
The Car Repair Pastor and the Comfy “Cone of Shame”
Jan 26, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) This Pastor Uses A LOT of Motor Oil!, (3) Meet “Captain Crunch”, (4) Linda Markfield: Creator Of The Comfy “Cone Of Shame” (5-8) From Handling Horses at a Jewish Day Camp to Private Equity
Steely Dan’s “Peg,” Tattoo Removal, and The Death Knell of Exercise!
Jan 25, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) With Vows To Exercise…It’s No Wonder We Don’t, (2-3) You Only Have $2,000 In The Bank And A $30,000 Payroll…What Do You Do?, (4) Story Of A Song: Steely Dan’s “Peg”, (5-6) Removing Obstacles By Removing Tattoos, (7-8) The Fred Davis Blues
Johnny Carson, Guitars for Vets, Hockey Fighters
Jan 24, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Behind The Curtain: The Johnny Carson Story (d. 2005), (5) Guitars for Vets, (6-8) Fighting For A Dream: Hockey Enforcers
Maj. Dick Winters, Tom Waits, and Bringing Music To Dementia Patients
Jan 23, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) He Led the Band of Brothers, (5) The Craziest Things You’ll Ever Hear About…Livestock And Money!, (6) Alive Inside, Bringing Music to Dementia, (7) Ben Sledge on Kacie the Cat, (8) Tom Waits’ Story Of A Song: “I Hope That I Don’t Fall In…
Dolly Parton, Price Performs Poe, and This Week In Music History
Jan 20, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) LA Road Diet, (2) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Jan. 14-20), (3) Price Performs Poe’s “The Raven” (Poe b. 1809), (4) A Dance To Attract…Buffalo?, (5-8) Dolly Parton: What You Don’t Know, But Will Be Glad You Did
Black Bart, Senate Candy Desk, Curly, and A.A. Milne’s Winnie-The-Pooh
Jan 19, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Mysterious Senate Candy Desk, (2-4) Black Bart: Americas Most Successful And Notorious Gentleman Bandit, (5-6) Rags To Riches: The Passion Of Gary Vee, (7) “Nyuk! Nyuk! Nyuk!” Our Favorite Stooge: Curly Howard, (8) So Much Better Than…
The Man Who Beat The Feds and Benjamin Franklin
Jan 18, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Man Who Beat The Feds, (5-8) The First American: Benjamin Franklin
Chris Evert, Adolf Hitler, Benny Goodman, And More!
Jan 17, 2018 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Benny Goodman Brings Jazz To Carnegie Hall, (2-3) Unions Physically Threatened Him…Then They Threatened His Company, (4) Chris Evert: Cinderella In Sneakers, (5-8) The Story of Adolf Hitler: How Pure Evil Obtained Absolute Power
Exposing The Media’s MLK Makeover and the Story of Super Bowl I
Jan 16, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Exposing The Media’s Makeover Of Martin Luther King Jr., (5) Dr. Ely: What I Learned From A Dying Patient, (6) I Gave My Dog an IQ Test, (7) Jesse’s “Radio Candy,” (8) The Story Of Super Bowl I
Gotta Have More Cowbell! And Pianist Vladimir Horowitz
Jan 13, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Greatest Pianist Of The 20th Century: Vladimir Horowitz, (5) Gotta Have More Cowbell!, (6) A Star College Quarterback With A Secret…No More, (7) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Jan. 7-13), (8) Henry Ford’s 999 Land Speed Record
Reagan’s Farewell And Alexander Hamilton
Jan 12, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Ronald Reagans Farewell Address, (4) She Raised Four Children On Her Own!, (5-8) Alexander Hamilton
Steve McQueen: The “King of Cool” Meets The King of Kings
Jan 11, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Celebration For A Legend Who Didn’t Want To Be Celebrated, (3-4) “I Was Determined Never to Go Back Into Ranching”, (5-8) The “King Of Cool”: The Unknown Story Of Steve McQueen
iPhone Changes The World, Stallone Tells Rocky Story
Jan 10, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Stallone starts filming Rocky 1976, (5-7) One Mom vs. The Machine: The Teacher Who Fought Back, (8) The Day Steve Jobs Reinvented The Telephone
Elvis’ 82nd Birthday!
Jan 9, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Most Covered Musician in History, (5) He Drove INTO Hurricane Irma To Get His 99-Year-Old Aunt Mary!, (6) Whats The Best Way To Take An Afternoon Nap?, (7) Welcome to the Republic of Molossia!, (8) Cuban Graffiti Artist “El Sexto” vs.…
Churchill And Lewis And Clark
Jan 6, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1) Clear Ice vs. Cloudy: What’s the Diff?, (2) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Jan. 1-7), (3) Take A Breath: In Praise Of The One-Second Pause, (4) How Did Lewis And Clark Celebrate Christmas?, (5-6) How Churchills Christmastime Speech…
The Crossroads: Did Robert Johnson REALLY Make A Deal With The Devil?
Jan 5, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) You’ve Never Been to a Coffee Shop Like This!, (3) The Town That Executed An Elephant, (4) Why Are Some People More Ticklish Than Others?, (5-8) Jesse’s Investigation For Robert Johnson’s Crossroads
Where Do Good Mascots Go? To The Mascot Hall Of Fame!
Jan 4, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Where Do Good Mascots Go? The Mascot Hall Of Fame!, (5-8) American Dreamers: Mario Andretti Sits Down With Us
“The Patient I Failed” And The Che T-Shirt Phenomenon
Jan 3, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Dr. Rose: The Charming Scam-Artist Child, (3-4) How Did The Che T-Shirt Become An American Phenomenon?, (5-6) White Castle: Delivering For Our Bellies, Delivering for Dreams, (7) “The Patient I Failed”, (8) “An Open Letter To Perfect…
Hook-Up Culture…A Professor Confronts Her Students
Jan 2, 2018 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Want to Destroy a Room to Relieve Your Stress?, (3-4) Final Thoughts: Craig Sager, (5-8) When A Professor Confronts Students And Their Hook-Up Culture…
Legends Johnny Carson And Jimmy Stewart!
Dec 30, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Behind The Curtain: The Johnny Carson Story, (5-8) Jimmy Stewart’s Remarkable And Humble Life
Pat Conroy And Mark Twain!
Dec 29, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) How Mark Twain Lost All His Money, Got it Back, Then Lost it Again, (5-8) Pat Conroy And The Most Unforgettable Father/Son Story
Dwayne Allman, Willie Nelson, Guy Clark, And…Arnold Palmer
Dec 28, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Arnold Palmer Story, (5) Guy Clark: A Story With A Guitar, (6) Why Dwayne Allman Is The 2nd Greatest Guitar Player EVER!, (7-8) Austin Music Legend Willie Nelson
Mario Andretti and What Are Superbosses?
Dec 27, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) What Are Superbosses, and Why Arent They Afraid of Losing Top Employees?, (5-8) American Dreamers: Mario Andretti Sits Down With Us
The Christmas Special!
Dec 26, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The “Whys” Behind Our Christmas Traditions, (5) Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”, (6) The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, (7) How A Jew From Russia Wrote The Most Popular Christmas Song!, (8) The Gospel…
The Christmas Special!
Dec 23, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The “Whys” Behind Our Christmas Traditions, (5) Testing…If Alcohol Will Freeze!, (6) The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, (7) How A Jew From Russia Wrote The Most Popular Christmas Song!, (8) The Gospel According to “Peanuts”…
The Christmas Special!
Dec 23, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The “Whys” Behind Our Christmas Traditions, (5) Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”, (6) The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, (7) How A Jew From Russia Wrote The Most Popular Christmas Song!, (8) The Gospel…
The Christmas Special: The “Whys” Behind Our Christmas Traditions
Dec 22, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Why Did A Russian-Jew Write “God Bless America”? The Irving Berlin Story, (3-4) Ed Latimore, (5-8) Tom Dreesen: From Shining Shoes To Sinatra’s Opening Act
Silent Night, Bing/Bowie, White Christmas, And Charlie Brown Xmas!
Dec 21, 2017 • 81 min
December 20, 2017 Listen | Download (Segment 1) Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”, (2) The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, (3) How A Jew From Russia Wrote The Most Popular Christmas Song!, (4) The Gospel According to “Peanuts”…
Harvard Student Whose Father Escaped Communism Has A Message For Her Fellow Students
Dec 20, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The “Whys” Behind Our Christmas Traditions, (5) Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”, (6) The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, (7) How A Jew From Russia Wrote The Most Popular Christmas Song!, (8) The Gospel…
Is She Still A Mother If She Miscarries?
Dec 16, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Is She Still A Mother If She Miscarries?, (2) Judge Judy: Case Where She Calls The Plaintiff’s Father, (3) Wait! Brits Were STILL in America AFTER The Revolution?, (4) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Dec. 10-16), (5-7) The Green Beret…
Judge Judy: The Case Of The Cool Mom And Deadbeat Daughter
Dec 15, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Judge Judy: The Case Of The Cool Mom And Deadbeat Daughter, (2-4) I Had A Great Wife, Job, and Plenty of Money…It Wasnt Enough, (5-8) You Don’t Know George Washington Until You’ve Heard His Story! (d. 1799)
Abbott and Costello, Who’s on First?
Dec 14, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Abbott and Costello, Who’s on First?, (2-4) The Song That Shouldn’t Exist, (5-8) The “Whys” Behind Our Christmas Traditions
Sinatra: The Loner, The Loser, The Music We Love
Dec 13, 2017 • 81 min
Sinatra: The Loner, The Loser, The Music We Love
Murderous Dodge Viper Ad
Dec 12, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Murderous Dodge Viper Ad
Coffee With The Person Who Hoped The President Would Be Assassinated?!
Dec 9, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Coffee With The Person Who Hoped The President Would Be Assassinated?!, (2) Shark Tank: NFL Star Pitches Sharks on His Boneless Ribs Dream, (3) Final Thoughts: Baptism In The ICU?, (4) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Dec. 3-9), (5-8)…
The Bird And Magic Story: Love, Friendship, And Basketball
Dec 8, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Bird And Magic Story: Love, Friendship, And Basketball (Bird b. 1956), (5-6) This Pastor Uses A LOT of Motor Oil!, (7-8) 70 and Beating 20-Year-Olds!
Waiting At 5 AM…Every Morning…To Overcome Your Addiction
Dec 7, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Waiting At 5 AM…Every Morning…To Overcome Your Addiction…, (3) Jesse’s “Radio Candy” (ep. 3), (4) Sidney Goodfriend, American Corporate Partners, (5-8) Voices of Small Business…The Voices The Media Won’t Bring You!
The Enigma: Comic Genius Dave Chappelle
Dec 6, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Enigma: Comic Genius Dave Chappelle, (3) Lewis and Clark #15, (4) Where is the Honor in Honor Killing?, (5-8) Special Fathers: Randy Lewis
Imagine If…You Were Known For Your Kindness
Dec 5, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Imagine If…You Were Known For Your Kindness, (2-3) Hear C.S. Lewis Rally His Nation Against The Nazis, (4) Tom Dreesen Meets Frank Sinatra, (5-8) All-American Sharks?
Jesse’s “This Week In Music History”
Dec 2, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Nov. 26-Dec. 2), (2) Jesse’s “Radio Candy” (Ep. 2), (3) The “Boys” Of Iwo Jima, (4) The Gospel According to “Peanuts” Creator, Charles Schulz, (5-8) Confessions Of An Undercover Agent (Charlie Spillers)
Jesse’s “Radio Candy”
Dec 1, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jesse’s “Radio Candy” (Ep. 2), (2) Grateful For Having…Depression?, (3) Take A Breath: In Praise Of The One-Second Pause, (4) Six Seconds To Live, (5-6) Moms Fighting for Recess, (7-8) Why? What Makes Us Curious?
C.S. Lewis And The Screwtape Letters
Nov 30, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) C.S. Lewis And “The Screwtape Letters” (b. in 1898), (3) How Much Does Kindness Matter?, (4) Tiny Tim: “The Only Real Person Bob Dylan Ever Met”, (5-6) Darcy Olsen adoption story: “Greatest Decision I Never Made”, (7) Meet “Captain Crunch”,…
Why Isn’t This Adoption Story The Norm?
Nov 29, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Why Isn’t This Adoption Story The Norm?, (2) The Pilgrim’s Progress: Most Popular Book Ever…2nd Only To The Bible, (3) “The Patient I Failed”, (4) Andre The (Gentle) Giant, (5-8) Why Would This Policeman’s Family Adopt 7 Girls From China?
Dee Marks: I Want to Adopt Special Needs Kids
Nov 28, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Dee Marks: I Want to Adopt Special Needs Kids, (5) Hunting Che: Capturing The Terrorist-Turned Fashion Icon (Flix Rodrguez), (6) Locked Up For 72 Years: Howard Husock/Wolf Levine Asylum Story, (7) Musings: Steven Goldberg’s Cowboy Story,…
My Quirk: Nick Zagotta On Train
Nov 25, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) My Quirk: Nick Zagotta On Train, (2-4) The TRUE Story Of Billy The Kid (b. this day, 1859), (5-6) Why Did A Russian-Jew Write “God Bless America”? The Irving Berlin Story, (7) Skip Gianopulos: A Father Of Two Daughters With Special Needs, (8)…
The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today
Nov 24, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today, (5-8) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today,
The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today
Nov 23, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today, (5-6) C.S. Lewis And “The Screwtape Letters” (d. in 1963), (7-8) The Top 10 Sodas In The Universe!!
American Dreamers: Tom Dreesen
Nov 22, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) American Dreamers: Tom Dreesen, (5-8) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today
My Quirk: Nick Zagotta On Train
Nov 21, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) My Quirk: Nick Zagotta On Train, (2-4) “I Couldn’t Sell My Company…It Wasn’t Mine Anymore”, (5-8) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today
First Jobs Friday: Pakistani Immigrant-Turned Billionaire NFL Team Owner
Nov 18, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) First Jobs Friday: Pakistani Immigrant-Turned Billionaire NFL Team Owner, (2) Jesse’s “Radio Candy”, (3-4) A Crooked Cop, An Innocent Man, And An Unlikely Journey Of Forgiveness And Friendship, (5-8) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And…
The Sound of Music Opens on Broadway!
Nov 17, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) The Sound of Music Opens on Broadway! (1959), (2) Light stories: Squirrel attacks burglar, UM football player falls asleep, Goldberg daydream potatoes, (3) Jesse’s Shower Thoughts; Listener’s Story About Addictions and Living Life on Empty,…
Rags To Riches: The Passion Of Gary Vee
Nov 16, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Rags To Riches: The Passion Of Gary Vee, (3-4) Nice Cooler… Is It Bearproof?, (5-8) Five Gieselmanns vs. One Rare Fatal Brain Disease
The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today
Nov 15, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today, (5) Amazing Grace: A Life Changed By Faith (Chip Hunt), (6-8) America’s Shakespeare: The Herman Melville Story
Stop Being a Butthole Wife
Nov 14, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Stop Being a Butthole Wife, (2) Random Acts Of Kindness: Bikers Vs. School Bullies, (3) Antonin Scalia on American Exceptionalism, (4) The Great Jerry Maguire Pyramid, (5-8) John Paul White on His New Album, “Beulah”
Veterans Day: The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To
Nov 11, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Veterans Day: The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To, (5-8) From Iraq To Law School In Two Weeks?!
Once Upon a Time…
Nov 10, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Once Upon a Time…, (2-4) The Most Infamous Wall In History, (5) My Crippling Dating Insecurities…, (6) What If Feds Told Farmers How Much Wheat They Could Grow?, (7-8) 70 and Beating 20-Year-Olds!
Shark Tank: 18-Year-Old Pitches His Maple Syrup
Nov 9, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Shark Tank: 18-Year-Old Pitches His Maple Syrup, (2) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Nov. 5-11), (3-4) Dealing With Loss 30 Years Later, (5-8) The REAL Thanksgiving Story: Yesterday And Today
One Woman Redefines Business And…The Bikini
Nov 8, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) One Woman Redefines Business And…The Bikini, (3) Man With Down Syndrome Justifies His Existence Before Congress, (4) Eleanor Roosevelt: The Reluctant First Lady, (5-8) Blue On Blue: An Insiders Story Of Good Cops Catching Bad Cops
Why Did A Russian-Jew Write “God Bless America”? The Irving Berlin Story
Nov 7, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Why Did A Russian-Jew Write “God Bless America”? The Irving Berlin Story, (3) John Philip Sousa: EVERY American Knows His Music (b. this day, 1854), (4) She Raised Four Children On Her Own!, (5-8) Underwear: A Brief History
Not Today’s Feminist: The Enigma, Annie Oakley
Nov 4, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Not Today’s Feminist: The Enigma, Annie Oakley (d. this day, 1926), (5) Aaron Renn: Are We Still Bowling Alone?, (6) I Gave My Dog an IQ Test, (7) A Powerful Letter from a Young Woman to Her Birthmother, Goldberg’s Daydream: Putting the…
Connie Francis: The Highest Selling Female Artist…In History!
Nov 3, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Connie Francis: The Highest Selling Female Artist…In History!, (4) One Small Business Saves A Small Town!, (5) An Unknown Backup Singer, And Her Miraculous Night With The Rolling Stones, (6) Larissa May: Helping Others Share Their Other…
The Coffee Shop That Began With Heartbreak
Nov 2, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Coffee Shop That Began With Heartbreak, (3-4) All In The Family: The Story Of The Greatest (And Most Controversial) TV Show In History, (5) With Vows To Exercise…It’s No Wonder We Don’t, (6) WSJ Heidi Mitchell’s “Burning Question”: How…
Houdini: The Man From Beyond
Nov 1, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Houdini: The Man From Beyond, (5-6) Down Syndrome: Brad Armstrong Buddy Walk, (7) Madison “Mad Bum” Bumgarner: MLB’s Best Player…And Man (WS debut, 2010), (8) A Little Small Talk Brings Big Benefits
Judge Judy: The Case Of The Cool Mom And Deadbeat Daughter
Oct 31, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Judge Judy: The Case Of The Cool Mom And Deadbeat Daughter, (2-3) Infant Loss: Becoming Better Instead Of Bitter, (4) Lewis And Clark: The Clashing Of Cultures, (5) Clear Ice vs. Cloudy: What’s the Diff?, (6) Ken Langone: “I Can Barely Handle…
The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions
Oct 28, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions, (5) A Father Says Goodbye…To His Fierce, Stillborn Daughter, (6-7) “I Planned My Wedding in 5 Days….You Could, Too”, (8) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Oct. 22-28)
Pat Conroy And The Most Unforgettable Father-Son Story
Oct 27, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Pat Conroy And The Most Unforgettable Father/Son Story, (5) Jesse’s Talking Cats, Fortune Cookie Writer Retires, (6-7) Unions Physically Threatened Him…Then They Threatened His Company, (8) Shower Thoughts, Open Letter to Perfect Parents
The Enigma: Comic Genius Dave Chappelle
Oct 27, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Enigma: Comic Genius Dave Chappelle, (3-4) Vincent Price: Master Of Horror…Wonderful Father, (5) Kevin McCarthy Immigration Speech, (6) Judge Judy: The Case Of The Mean Girls And Bad Parents, (7-8) “Everybody In My Family Paints,…
Shark Tank: Want Better Beer?
Oct 25, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Shark Tank: Want Better Beer?, (2) The Story Behind The Tomb Of The Unknown Soldier, (3) A Photographers Unique Gift To Parents, (4) Mitch Hedberg: A Shy Alchemist Who Turned Sentences Into Comedy Gold, (5-8) The True Story Behind Our…
Practical Joker Alan Abel
Oct 24, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Practical Joker Alan Abel, (3-4) Behind The Curtain: The Johnny Carson Story (b. this day, 1925), (5-7) One Mom vs. The Machine: The Teacher Who Fought Back, (8) “54 Things I Learned in 54 Years” (Mike Leven)
Tom Petty: Into The Great Wide Open
Oct 21, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Tom Petty: Into The Great Wide Open (b. this day, 1950), (5-8) “Hey Rookie! You Were Good.” The Burt Lancaster Story
The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions
Oct 20, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions, (5-7) He Ran 50 Marathons… In 50 States In 50 Consecutive Days!, (8) Infant Loss: Samantha Bannerjee
WWII Museum: History Through Personal Mementos
Oct 19, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) WWII Museum: History Through Personal Mementos, (3-4) Guess Who Got the Most Attention? William Clark’s SLAVE, York! (Lewis
Five Gieselmanns vs. One Rare Fatal Brain Disease
Oct 18, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Five Gieselmanns vs. One Rare Fatal Brain Disease, (5) Pranks/Eruption of Mt. Edgecumbe, (6) An MMA Fighter With…Down Syndrome?, (7-8) Hurricane Harvey: What the “Media Spinners” GOT WRONG!
A Nude Horse Is A Rude Horse (Practical joker, Alan Abel)
Oct 17, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) A Nude Horse Is A Rude Horse (Practical joker, Alan Abel), (2-4) Imagine Freshman Year of College Being…FREE!!, (5-8) The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions
First Job Fridays: From Minimum Wage to Billionaire (Ken Griffin)
Oct 14, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) First Job Fridays: From Minimum Wage to Billionaire (Ken Griffin), (2) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Oct. 8-14), (3) Jacki James’ Son, Peyton Suicide Story, (4) Tiny Tim: “The Only Real Person Bob Dylan Ever Met”, (5-7) Dylan Speaks:…
Take Me Home: The John Denver Story
Oct 13, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Take Me Home: The John Denver Story (d. this day, 1997), (5) “The Business Side” of Infant Loss: A Thank You to My Husband, (6) I Was Wayne Gretzky’s (Hungover) Linemate, (7) Musings: Steven Goldberg’s Cowboy Story, (8) Generous Living: The…
Special Fathers: Randy Lewis
Oct 12, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) Special Fathers: Randy Lewis, (4) Rashaud Red: How One Student Is Transforming Black Relations With Police, (5-8) The William Boeing Story: From Water To Space
George Custer Vs Sitting Bull: Sioux Shock World At Little Bighorn!
Oct 11, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) George Custer Vs Sitting Bull: Sioux Shock World At Little Bighorn! (Custer’s Funeral), (4) Shark Tank: CitiKitty Cat Toilet Training Kit, (5-8) Elvis: The Most Covered Musician in History
Herb London on the Irresistible Magnet That is “America’s Game”
Oct 10, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Herb London on the Irresistible Magnet That is “America’s Game”, Goldberg Daydreams About Sheepishly Saying Grace, (2) Judge Judy: Case Where She Calls The Plaintiff’s Father, (3-4) How Did The Che T-Shirt Become An American Phenomenon? (Che,…
Which Foods Make the Best Bedtime Snack?
Oct 10, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Which Foods Make the Best Bedtime Snack?, (2-4) The MOST Tense Moment of The Lewis And Clark Expedition, (5) First Jobs: Chris Rock And Kathy Hamilton, (6) Shark Tank: NFL Star Pitches Sharks on His Boneless Ribs Dream, (7) Final Thoughts:…
Houdini: The Man From Beyond
Oct 6, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Houdini: The Man From Beyond, (5-6) Steve and Mrs. Goldberg on Unbelievable Shark Tank Pitches, (7) Holocaust And Chocolate: Kindness in the Unkindest of Circumstances, (8) Heidi Mitchell’s Burning Question: Napping
The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions
Oct 5, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions, (5-6) The War In Ben Franklin’s Home, (7-8) Moving Out? A Fascinating Look At Where Americans Are Moving to and From
Former Homeless Woman Now Serving The Homeless!
Oct 4, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Former Homeless Woman Now Serving The Homeless!, (3) The Hellish Night-Time Raids of Wisconsin Families, (4) Judge Judy: The Case of the Foolish, Moronic, Marginal Mother, (5-7) Startup Sets Up People To Eat With…Strangers!, (8) Hopeless to…
The BEST Teacher…Has a Handlebar Mustache?!
Oct 3, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) The BEST TeacherHas a Handlebar Mustache?!, (4) Infant Loss: When Silence is a Prison, (5-8) Voices of Small Business…The Voices The Media Won’t Bring You!
Shark Tank: At-Home Pet Urine Test
Sep 30, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Shark Tank: At-Home Pet Urine Test, (2-3) Welcome To The Memphis Airshow!, (4) Who Says Women Need To Be Thin?, (5-6) Removing Obstacles By Removing Tattoos, (7-8) The Indian Who The Government Says Is Not One
The Miles Davis Story (died 1991)
Sep 29, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Miles Davis Story (died 1991), (3) ESPN’s “Sports Science” Host Has A New Experiment…, (4) Linda Markfield, Dog Cone Lady, (5-8) Bernie Moreno: The 14-Year-Old Who Told GM Chair That He’d Have His Job
What’s Holding America Together? Churches and McDonald’s
Sep 28, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Whats Holding America Together? Churches and McDonalds, (3) California vs. French: How Did “Hamburger Nation” Revolutionize The Wine World?, (4) Babe: The Greatest Female Athlete Of The 20th Century!, (5-8) “If I Sell Johnsonville, I’m…
A Nude Horse Is A Rude Horse: Prankster Alan Abel
Sep 27, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) A Nude Horse Is A Rude Horse: Prankster Alan Abel, (3-4) That Time The Marines Attacked Without Ammo… (General Peter Pace), (5-8) The Corrie ten Boom Story: The Family Who Got Caught Hiding Jews And Were Sent To Nazi Death Camps
The Arnold Palmer Story
Sep 26, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Arnold Palmer Story, (5) Murderous Dodge Viper Advertisement | Major Stubbs: “Blowing Off Orders Has Become A Troubling Norm”, (6) Random Acts Of Kindness: Love Letters And Stealing Donuts, (7-8) Who Spends Three Months on a Rooftop… in…
Human Chain Rescue
Sep 23, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Human Chain rescue; Shower Thoughts, (2-3) A Special Father…With a Special Son, (4) Final Thoughts: Earl Fincher (5-8) The Miracle On Ice: The Greatest Sports Moment Of The 20th Century!
Faith Hill: From Small-Town Mississippi, To Music Star!
Sep 22, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Faith Hill: From Small-Town Mississippi, To Music Star! (born his day, 1967), (3) Meet “Captain Crunch”, (4) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Sept. 17-23), (5-7) Alana Dunagan: The Innovators Dilemma Hits Higher Ed, (8) 10 Most Annoying…
Dr. Rose: The Charming Scam-Artist Child
Sep 21, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Dr. Rose: The Charming Scam-Artist Child, (3-4) How Did The Che T-Shirt Become An American Phenomenon?, (5-6) White Castle: Jamie Richardson and Jahangir Kabir, (7) “The Patient I Failed”, (8) Shower Thoughts, Open Letter to Perfect Parents
Abbott and Costello, Who’s on First?
Sep 20, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Abbott and Costello, Who’s on First?, (2-4) American Dreamers: Shalli Kumar, (5-8) Getting Made: The Making Of Martin Scorsese’s “Goodfellas”
Jim Moran, Prankster
Sep 16, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1) Jim Moran, Prankster, (2) Herb London’s Tribute to Joe DiMaggio and Jackie Robinson, (3) Lewis and Clark #10: Prairie Dogs, (4) Andre the Giant, (5-8) On Leadership: Chick-fil-a’s Dee Ann Turner
The Priest Who Was Martyred By Soviets, And Took Them Down (Fr. Jerzy Born, 1947)
Sep 15, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Priest Who Was Martyred By Soviets, And Took Them Down (Fr. Jerzy Born, 1947), (5-6) Wanna See Your Congressman’s Pension? TOO BAD, Ya Can’t!, (7) She’s The Sole Survivor Of The Railroad Serial Killer, (8) Jesse’s “This Week In Music…
Dave Cobb: The Producer Who Faked It Until He Made It
Sep 14, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Dave Cobb: The Producer Who Faked It Until He Made It, (5-6) Bureaucrats In Austin Try To Crush Airbnb, (7-8) “Free Range Kids” with Lenore Skenazy
Gene Wilder: Pure Imagination
Sep 13, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Gene Wilder: Pure Imagination, (5) My Insecurities In Dating, (6-7) How Do You Grow a Company 30X Over!?, (8) What Happened to Instrumental Music?
Recalling 911: The Stories You Haven’t Heard
Sep 12, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Recalling 911: The Stories You Haven’t Heard, (5) Random Acts of Kindness: Cops, Baristas, Pizza Employees, (6) Tony Dolan: For All Those Who Served, (7-8) Story of a Song: “I Drive Your Truck”
The “King Of Cool” The Unknown Story Of Steve McQueen
Sep 9, 2017 • 81 min
The “King Of Cool” The Unknown Story Of Steve McQueen
Pranks - Eruption of Mt. Edgecumbe
Sep 8, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Pranks/Eruption of Mt. Edgecumbe, (2) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (Sept. 3-8), (3-4) The ONLY College President That You’d Want Your Kids to Have, (5-8) Where Do Good Mascots Go?
What I Learned From A Dying Patient
Sep 7, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) What I Learned From A Dying Patient , (2-4) Lewis and Clark Episode #9, (5-8) Israel’s Revenge On ‘72 Olympic Terrorists: “Operation: Wrath Of God”
He Ran 50 Marathons… In 50 States… In 50 Consecutive Days!
Sep 6, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) He Ran 50 Marathons… In 50 States In 50 Consecutive Days!, (4) Where is the Honor in Honor Killing?, (5) Caley Beutler: Why Isn’t This Adoption Story The Norm?, (6-8) Meet The PRIVATE Union Boss…With a PUBLIC Pension!
Off Mic: Music’s Guilty Pleasures
Sep 5, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Off Mic: Music’s Guilty Pleasures, (2) Mercy Chefs: Hot Meals After Hurricane Harvey, (3-4) Need A Laugh? Here’s Joan Rivers!, (5-8) The Undercover Boss Who “Renewed My Faith in Corporate America”
Glen Campbell
Sep 2, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) Glen Campbell, (4) Why No Mandated Car Seats For Flights?, (5) First Jobs Friday: Deerwood Chase, (6) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History” (8-27 to 9-1), (7-8) Random Acts of Kindness: Houston Police Homeless Outreach Team
The ONLY College President That You’d Want Your Kids to Have
Sep 1, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) The ONLY College President That You’d Want Your Kids to Have, (4) Ben Sledge: How Do We Heal the Citizen Soldier Divide?, (5) Hunting Che: Capturing The Terrorist-Turned Fashion Icon (Flix Rodrguez), (6) Locked Up For 72 Years: Howard…
Imagine If You Were Known For Your Kindness
Aug 31, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Imagine If…You Were Known For Your Kindness, (2-4) America’s Shakespeare: The Herman Melville Story, (5-7) The Immigrant Who Revolutionized Yogurt in America: Hamdi Ulukaya’s “Chobani”, (8) Does Having a Baby Really Make It Harder to…
Alan Abel Professional Prankster
Aug 30, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Alan Abel Professional Prankster, (3) Kindness: Bike, Triathlon, Biker Gang, Scholarships, (4) He Flew Over 40 Missions in Korea!, (5-8) From Waiting Tables to Owning 78 Denny’s…And Counting!
Gary Vee
Aug 29, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Gary Vee, (3) 92 Years Old and Still Dating?, (4) Story of a Song: “Over The Rainbow”, (5-8) All-American Sharks?
Former Homeless Woman Now Serving The Homeless!
Aug 26, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Former Homeless Woman Now Serving The Homeless!, (3) Meet Lawnchair Larry…, (4) Heartbroken Father’s Letter To Incoming Freshman, (5-8) The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill released 1998
Steven Spielberg On Becoming Spielberg
Aug 25, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Steven Spielberg On Becoming Spielberg, (5-6) The Most Powerful Man in the World Can’t Say “You’re Fired”?, (7) Jesse’s “This Week In Music History”, (8) My Flawless Co-Worker Intimidated Me Until…
Sounds of the 2017 Eclipse
Aug 24, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Sounds of the 2017 Eclipse, (2) The Chief Justice Wants Boys To Be Treated Unfairly!, (3-4) Pelican POOP And Deserters. A Day In The Life For Lewis
Marva Collins: One Mom vs. The Machine
Aug 23, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Marva Collins: One Mom vs. The Machine, (5-7) Startup Sets Up People To Eat With…Strangers!, (8) How Do You Grow a Company 30X Over!?
Kenny Rogers: Through The Years
Aug 22, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Kenny Rogers: Through The Years, (3) Welcome to the Republic of Molossia!, (4) Dana Mich Holocaust, Hecht Family Story, (5-8) Confessions Of An Undercover Agent (Charlie Spillers)
Final Thoughts: Lott Stillborn
Aug 19, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Final Thoughts: Lott Stillborn, (2) I Gave My Dog an IQ Test, (3) Jesse’s “Shower Thoughts”; Dad Drops Son A Mile From Home…Goes To Jail, (4) Faith in Action: Giving It All, (5-8) The Bird And Magic Story: Love, Friendship, And Basketball
Jesse’s Air Travel Horror Story
Aug 18, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jesse’s Air Travel Horror Story, (2) WSJ Heidi Mitchell’s “Burning Question”: How Often Should You Replace Your Coffee Mug?, (3-4) Robert DeNiro: Why We Love Him…Just A Lil’ Bit., (5-6) He’s Literally Saving Lives, And The Government’s Trying…
Removing Obstacles By Removing Tattoos
Aug 17, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Removing Obstacles By Removing Tattoos, (3) Off Mic: On Food…Ratios Are EVERYTHING!, (4) 10 Most Annoying Sounds…Ever!, (5-8) Our American Stories Staff’s Favorite Covers
Herb London on the Irresistible Magnet That is “America’s Game”
Aug 16, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Herb London on the Irresistible Magnet That is “America’s Game”, Goldberg Daydreams About Sheepishly Saying Grace, (2-4) What Was it Like Growing Up in London During World War II?, (5-6) Moms Fighting for Recess, (7-8) What Happens to The Sons…
One Of The Greatest Actors You Know..But Don’t Know: John Cazale
Aug 15, 2017 • 65 min
(Segments 1-4) One Of The Greatest Actors You Know..But Don’t Know: John Cazale, (5-6) Jesse’s World: Livestock; Only On NPR: Minimum Wage, (7) Holocaust And Chocolate: Kindness in the Unkindest of Circumstances, (8) Steve Martin: Good Guy Comedy
The Robin Williams Story
Aug 12, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Robin Williams Story, (5-8) Coach Herb Brooks And The Greatest Sports Moment Of The 20th Century! (1980 Team USA Olympic Hockey Miracle)
The Story of Leo Fender
Aug 11, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Story of Leo Fender, (3-4) Marriage on the Mind: Why Aren’t Millennials Getting Married?, (5-8) The Evolution of Leonard Cohen
What Happens When: 3-Day Rule
Aug 10, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) What Happens When: 3-Day Rule, (5-6) Why Would 6 Frat Boys Carry A Student With Cerebral Palsy Up A Mountain?, (7-8) The Grateful Dead’s Jerry Garcia
Top Gear’s Adam Ferrara on Cars and Opening For George Carlin
Aug 9, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Top Gear’s Adam Ferrara on Cars and Opening For George Carlin, (3) Lewis
I Tried to Kill Myself Three Times
Aug 8, 2017 • 69 min
(Segments 1-4) “I Tried to Kill Myself Three Times”, (5-7) Startup Sets Up People To Eat With…Strangers!, (8) Who Says Women Need To Be Thin?
George Custer Vs Sitting Bull: Sioux Shock The World at Little Bighorn!
Aug 5, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) George Custer Vs Sitting Bull: Sioux Shock The World at Little Bighorn!, (4) One Small Business Saves A Small Town!, (5-8) Best Cover Songs Of All Time!
You’ve Never Been to a Coffee Shop Like This!
Aug 4, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) You’ve Never Been to a Coffee Shop Like This!, (3) Murderous Mary Elephant, (4) Heidi Mitchell: Why Are Some People More Ticklish Than Others?, (5-8) Author Neil Gabler Tells Barbra Streisand’s Story
Steve and Mrs. Goldberg on Unbelievable Shark Tank Pitches
Aug 3, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Steve and Mrs. Goldberg on Unbelievable Shark Tank Pitches, (3-4) Dr. Pietrantonio: Mental Health Centers are Bursting with College Students, (5-8) Operation: Wrath Of God (Israel’s Reveng
MTV Changed The World On This Day
Aug 2, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) MTV Changed The World On This Day…, (2-4) Government Stealing Private Property in Texas, (5-7) Communists Took Everything…She Came To America With This Incredible Story!, (8) Story of A Song: “I Surrender All”
Ahmet Ertegun: The Man Behind The Music…From Aretha to Zeppelin
Aug 1, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Ahmet Ertegun: The Man Behind The Music…From Aretha to Zeppelin, (5-7) William Wilberforce: The Hero Who Ended The Slave Trade, (8) The REAL Story of the USS Indianapolis
Best of Show: Lost Wallet Story, Sylvester Stallone on Rocky
Jul 29, 2017 • 81 min
[BEST OF SHOW] (Segment 1) Lost Wallet Story, Sylvester Stallone on Rocky, (2) Arnold Palmer memorial (grandson, Vince Gill); John Yast buying lunch for cops, (3) Shahid Khan first job; Gimme Shelter; Sal Giunta Medal of Honor, (4) Sleeping Ole Miss…
A Doctor Fights To Save His Drug…To Save YOUR Life
Jul 28, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) A Doctor Fights To Save His Drug…To Save YOUR Life, (5-8) Camp Bow Wow: Heidi Ganahl
The Truth Is, We’re All Disabled…Get Over It! (Vail Horton’s Story)
Jul 27, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) “The Truth Is, We’re All Disabled”…Get Over It! (Vail Horton’s Story), (5-8) Blue On Blue: An Insiders Story Of Good Cops Catching Bad Cops
Fred Smith: How One Marine Created FedEx
Jul 26, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Fred Smith: How One Marine Created FedEx, (4) Caddyshack Released, 1980, (5-8) Interview with Kerry Cronin: When A Professor Confronts Students And Their Hook-Up Culture…
Life After Being a “Famous Victim”
Jul 25, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Life After Being a “Famous Victim”, (5-8) An Investigation: The Most Expensive Babysitter in the World
Why Would 6 Frat Boys Carry A Student With Cerebral Palsy Up A Mountain?
Jul 22, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Why Would 6 Frat Boys Carry A Student With Cerebral Palsy Up A Mountain?, (3-4) Finding the Right Job for You! with Jack Welch, (5-6) Cancer, An Amputation…And Still Playing Sports?!, (7-8) Marriage on the Mind: Mommy Vacations
Jesse’s Investigation For Robert Johnson’s Crossroads
Jul 21, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Jesse’s Investigation For Robert Johnson’s Crossroads, (5-6) Why Am I Different? (Jonathan Puckett Genealogy), (7-8) The Top 10 Sodas In The Universe!!
Jesse’s Talking Cats, Fortune Cookie Writer Retires
Jul 20, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jesse’s Talking Cats, Fortune Cookie Writer Retires, (2-3) Frank McCourt, (4) The Great Jerry Maguire Pyramid, (5-6) Want to Destroy a Room to Relieve Your Stress?, (7-8) Meet the 50-Year-Old Rookie Cop!
The High School Entrepreneurship Class That Changed Their Lives
Jul 19, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) The High School Entrepreneurship Class That Changed Their Lives, (5-7) Creed Bratton, (8) Kindergarten Teacher Saw No Potential In Young Jerry
Almost Famous: The Story Of Jack Sonni
Jul 18, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Almost Famous: The Story Of Jack Sonni, (5-8) One Amazing 30-Year-Old vs. Metastatic Breast Cancer And Bureaucracies
Greg LeMond’s Un-Be-Liev-Able Story
Jul 15, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Greg LeMond’s Un-Be-Liev-Able Story, (3-4) Guitar Legend Joe Satriani, (5) Villages: Bob, (6) Judge Judy Prank Call; Dog Report, (7) I Got Tired Of Pretending That I Have My Life Together (Ericka Evans), (8) Hipster Moments: Tales of a…
Waiting At 5 AM…Every Morning…To Overcome Your Addiction…
Jul 14, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Waiting At 5 AM…Every Morning…To Overcome Your Addiction…, (3-4) Will Ferrell’s Commencement: Why Can’t They All Be This Good?, (5-8) John Jacob Astor: America’s 1st Multimillionaire
A Tree Falls and Floods A Creek…But, YOU CAN’T Remove It!
Jul 13, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) A Tree Falls and Floods A Creek…But, YOU CAN’T Remove It! (“Rule Of Nobody” by Philip Howard), (3-4) Pushing 70 and Beating 20-Year-Olds!, (5-6) Tony Dungy: First Black Coach to Win a Super Bowl What Makes Him Tick?, (7-8) Nice Cooler… Is It…
Stop Being a Butthole Wife
Jul 13, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Stop Being a Butthole Wife, (2-4) What Was it Like Growing Up in London During World War II?, (5-8) Dave Cobb: The Producer Who Faked It Until He Made It
Confessions Of An Undercover Agent (Charlie Spillers)
Jul 12, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Confessions Of An Undercover Agent (Charlie Spillers), (5-6) Murffs Miscarriage, (7) Ship: Circle Line V, (8) Jack White: The Musical Renaissance Man
What Happens When Your First Job Is With Your Dad?
Jul 9, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) What Happens When Your First Job Is With Your Dad?, (2-4) Audie Murphy: America’s Most Decorated Hero, (5-6) Go To Colllege Or Die?, (7-8) Free Range Kids” with Lenore Skenazy
The Louis Armstrong Story
Jul 8, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Louis Armstrong Story, (5-8) From Iraq To Law School In Two Weeks?!
Judge Judy: Case Of The Tupperware Lady
Jul 7, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Judge Judy: Case Of The Tupperware Lady, (2) Lewis and Clark 5: Running out of Alcohol, (3) John Brenkus, Sports Science Guy, (4) Policing the Police: Houston, (5-8) City of Dreams: The 400-Year Epic History of Immigrant New York
All Your Fireworks Questions Answered!
Jul 6, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) All Your Fireworks Questions Answered!, (2-4) Memphis Naturalization Ceremony, July 2017, (5-7) Villages: Sylvia from Czechslovakia, (8) Jefferson and Adams died 1826
McCollough on 1776
Jul 5, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) McCollough on 1776, (5) The 50th Anniversary of the Signing of the Declaration of Independence with Thomas Jefferson, and Dave Matthews At 4th of July Naturalization Ceremony, (6-7) Alexandra Pelosi’s Citizen USA, (8) The Frank Capra and…
American Dreamers: Chobani Founder Hamdi Ulukaya
Jul 2, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) American Dreamers: Chobani Founder Hamdi Ulukaya, (4) One Small Business Saves A Small Town!, (5-8) Where Do Good Mascots Go?
Cancer Patient Saved By Pfizer
Jul 1, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Cancer Patient Saved By Pfizer, (5) Off Mic: Music’s Guilty Pleasures, (6-8) Funny Greeting Cards…And Golf Courses In The Middle Of Nowhere?!
You’ve Never Been to a Coffee Shop Like This!
Jun 30, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) You’ve Never Been to a Coffee Shop Like This!, (3) The Founding Father That Won’t Have A Musical, (4) The Life Of Helen Keller, (5-8) Brett Favre’s Incredible NFL Hall Of Fame Speech
Time For A Roadtrip!
Jun 29, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Time For A Roadtrip!, (5) Judge Judy: The Case of the Deadbeat Dad, (6-7) “I Planned My Wedding in 5 Days….You Could, Too”, (8) Where is the Honor in Honor Killing?
Dylan Speaks: Nobel Speech Is Defense Of Western Canon
Jun 28, 2017 • 77 min
(Segments 1-3) Dylan Speaks: Nobel Speech Is Defense Of Western Canon, (4) “Am I Pretty Today?”, (5-8) Voices of Small Business…The Voices The Media Won’t Bring You!
The BEST Teacher…Has a Handlebar Mustache?!
Jun 25, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The BEST TeacherHas a Handlebar Mustache?!, (4) The Great Jerry Maguire Pyramid, (5-6) Taking Down The Teflon Don (John Gotti), (7) Lewis and Clark Episode 4: June 12-24, (8) How Did Gary Clark Jr. Learn To Play Guitar?
The Greatest Sports Moment Of The 20th Century!
Jun 24, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Greatest Sports Moment Of The 20th Century!, (5) Shark Tank: Want Better Beer?, (6) Why Do Ears Look The Way They Do?, (7-8) At 2-Years-Old, She Supported Her Family… (The Judy Garland Story)
This Day In Music History!
Jun 23, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) This Day In Music History!, (2-3) What Problem Was The Constitution Trying To Solve?, (4) Heidi Mitchell: What Makes Some People Sweat More Than Others?, (5-8) Why Is A White, Republican, Billionaire Investor…Hanging Out With a Black,…
Making “Jaws”: The Untold Story
Jun 22, 2017 • 61 min
(Segment 1-2) Making “Jaws”: The Untold Story, (3) Kindness: Bike, triathlon, biker gang, scholarships, (4) “We Americans Are Not Made Of Cotton Candy…”: Jim Mattis West Point 2017 Commencement, (5) This Day In Music History!, (6) A Star College…
Soldiers Are Not Just Soldiers
Jun 21, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Soldiers Are Not Just Soldiers, (3) Being Single is Not a Disease, (4) Judge Judy: The Case Of The Irresponsible Drug Dealer, (5-7) “I Had Two Baby Mommas…. It’s Not Like I Read About It In A Book”, (8) Denzel Washington’s Dillard University…
FATHER’S DAY SPECIAL! Rick Moranis
Jun 18, 2017 • 81 min
FATHER’S DAY SPECIAL! (Segment 1) Rick Moranis, (2) Their Own Mother Sold Them To Pedophiles! But Then…, (3) When A Father Takes The Time To Listen…, (4) Heath White Down Syndrome, (5) Story of a Song: George Strait, Love Without End, Amen, (6) Final…
Father’s Day Special: The Good AND The Bad
Jun 17, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-8) Father’s Day Special: The Good AND The Bad
Millions of Baby Boomers Have This Disease Without Knowing It: Hep C
Jun 15, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Millions of Baby Boomers Have This Disease Without Knowing It: Hep C, (5-7) On Leadership: Andy McKenna and America’s Burger (8) Burning Question: Should High Schools Offer Nap Time?
NFTE St. Louis Students Raheem Larry and Daymon McKinney
Jun 15, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) NFTE St. Louis Students Raheem Larry and Daymon McKinney, (4) Kindergarten Teacher Saw No Potential In Young Jerry, (5-8) The Truth Is, Were All Disabled”…Get Over It! (American Dreamers: Vail Horton)
He’s Literally Saving Lives, And The Government’s Trying To Stop Him (Pastor Paul Grodell)
Jun 14, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) He’s Literally Saving Lives, And The Government’s Trying To Stop Him (Pastor Paul Grodell), (3-4) The Top 10 Sodas In The Universe!!, (5-6) What Happens When Your Dreams Change? (Conan O’Brien Dartmouth Commencement), (7-8) Arnie Morton’s…
Imagine If…You Were Known For Your Kindness
Jun 11, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Imagine If…You Were Known For Your Kindness, (2-4) Clark Is Complaining, BUT LEWIS Isn’t Journaling At All (Part III), (5-8) Secretariat: More Than A Horse?
Hunting Che: Capturing The Terrorist-Turned Fashion Icon (Felix Rodriguez)
Jun 10, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Hunting Che: Capturing The Terrorist-Turned Fashion Icon (Felix Rodriguez), (2-4) The Veteran Echo: “It Could Have Been Me”, (5) This Day In Music History!, (6-8) What Happens To Disillusioned Volunteers?
Memorial Day in Washington D.C.
Jun 9, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Memorial Day in Washington D.C., (5) Amazing Grace: A Life Changed By Faith (Chip Hunt), (6) I Was Wayne Gretzky’s (Hungover) Linemate, (7) Shark Tank: Mikki Bey’s Outrageous Pitch, (8) “Rescuing Success From Failure”
Uncovering D-Day
Jun 8, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Uncovering D-Day, (5-8) D-Day Celebration With “Band Of Brothers” Major Dick Winters
Govt. Requires 300 Hours Of $chooling To Shampoo Hair…Or Jail Time!
Jun 7, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Govt. Requires 300 Hours Of $chooling To Shampoo Hair…Or Jail Time!, (3-4) Jesse’s World: Mannequins, “Range Free Range Kids” with Lenore Skenazy, (5-8) Gene Wilder: Pure Imagination
The Guy Who Left His Prestigious Law Firm to Become a Division III Football Coach
Jun 4, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) The Guy Who Left His Prestigious Law Firm to Become a Division III Football Coach, (3-4) Dr. Rose: Who Says These Kids Are Failing Kindergarten?, (5-8) American Dreamers: From Vietnam’s War Zone to Harvard and Beyond
Shark Tank: Worst Pitch Ever
Jun 3, 2017 • 69 min
(Segment 1) Shark Tank: Worst Pitch Ever…, (2-4) Meet The PRIVATE Union Boss…With a PUBLIC Pension!, (5-8) Ed Lucas: A Blind Broadcaster’s Story of Overcoming Life’s Greatest Obstacles
The Life of Gregg Allman
Jun 2, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Life of Gregg Allman, (5) Jesse’s Talking Cats, Fortune Cookie Writer Retires, (6-8) Lazy Millennials? How About Tireless Hackers!
93 Years old, Former Merchant Marine and a Ballroom Dancer?
Jun 1, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) 93 Years old, Former Merchant Marine and a Ballroom Dancer?, (3) Welcome to the Republic of Molossia!, (4) Mayor Bloomberg’s Commencement Speeches, (5-8) Who Raises 2,000 Unwanted Children?
Those Who Gave Their Last Measure of Devotion: The Memorial Day Show!
May 31, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-8) Those Who Gave Their Last Measure of Devotion: The Memorial Day Show!
Cornelius Vanderbilt: How Did One Man Defeat The Government And Build America?
May 28, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Cornelius Vanderbilt: How Did One Man Defeat The Government And Build America?, (5) This Day In Music History (May 26), (6) Final Thoughts From Deal Hudson On Late Sister, (7-8) Lewis
Communists Threw His Piano Out The Window, And He STILL Became The GREATEST!
May 27, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Communists Threw His Piano Out The Window, And He STILL Became The GREATEST!, (5) Shark Tank: At-Home Pet Urine Test, (6-7) Jesse Visits The Air Show, (8) Who Says Women Need To Be Thin?
Coming Together: Foster Friess on Tornado Relief
May 26, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Coming Together: Foster Friess on Tornado Relief, (3-4) General Peter Pace’s Citadel Commencement Address, (5-8) Ralph Stayer: “If I Sell Johnsonville, I’m Going to Hell”
Secretariat: More Than A Horse?
May 25, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Secretariat: More Than A Horse?, (5-8) Bernie Moreno: The 14-Year-Old Who Told GM Chair That He’d Have His Job
Dawn Lafreeda: From Waiting Tables to Owning 78 Denny’s…And Counting!
May 24, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Dawn Lafreeda: From Waiting Tables to Owning 78 Denny’s…And Counting!, (5-8) Another Reason We LOVE Brett Favre: His Hall Of Fame Speech!
Blue On Blue: An Insider’s Story Of Good Cops Catching Bad Cops
May 21, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Blue On Blue: An Insiders Story Of Good Cops Catching Bad Cops, (5-8) National Police Week
All-American Sharks?
May 20, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) All-American Sharks?, (5) Abbott and Costello, Who’s on First?, (6) Taking Care of Fallen Cops Kids, (7) California vs. French: How Did “Hamburger Nation” Revolutionize The Wine World?, (8) Burning Question: Does Having a Baby Really Make It…
This Day In Music History
May 19, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) This Day In Music History, (2) Light stories: Squirrel attacks burglar, UM football player falls asleep, Goldberg daydream potatoes, (3-4) Honoring Cops Killed Protecting Protesters: Dallas Police Shooting Memorial, (5-6) Wanna See Your…
Waiting At 5 AM…Every Morning…To Overcome Your Addiction…
May 18, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Waiting At 5 AM…Every Morning…To Overcome Your Addiction…, (3-4) Admiral McRaven’s 10-Lessons Commencement Address, (5) Caley Beutler: Why Isn’t This Adoption Story The Norm?, (6-8) Are 1 in 5 Women In College Sexually Assaulted?
Lewis and Clark: The Most Epic Road Trip EVER!
May 17, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Lewis
From Hollywood To Your ‘Hood: We Thank Our Moms!
May 14, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) From Hollywood To Your ‘Hood: We Thank Our Moms!, (5-8) TV’s Hit Machine On Where It All Began: His Momma
The Godmother Of Rock N’ Roll: Sister Rosetta Tharpe
May 13, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Godmother Of Rock N’ Roll: Sister Rosetta Tharpe, (4) Ben Sledge: How Do We Heal the Citizen Soldier Divide?, (5-6) From Blacking Out at 12 Years Old, To Running a Presidential Campaign, (7-8) Why Did A Russian Jew Write “God Bless…
From Death Camp To Glory: Corrie ten Boom’s “Hiding Place”
May 12, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) From Death Camp To Glory: Corrie ten Boom’s “Hiding Place”, (5) This Day In Music History (May 10), (6-8) What Was it Like Growing Up in London During World War II?
Shark Tank: Petnostics…The $10 Pet Urine Test
May 11, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Shark Tank: Petnostics…The $10 Pet Urine Test, (2-3) How Did coach Chuck Daly Soften Dennis Rodman?, (4) Heidi Mitchell: Why Are Some People More Ticklish Than Others, (5-8) Billy Joel: The Story Of A 33-Hit Wonder
Did Robert Johnson REALLY Make A Deal With The Devil?
May 10, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Did Robert Johnson REALLY Make A Deal With The Devil?, (5-8) When A Professor Confronts Students And Their Hook-Up Culture…
This Day In Music History
May 7, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) This Day In Music History, (2-8) BEST OF SHOW: Robert Plant; Bing/Bowie’s “Little Drummer Boy”; Kris Kristofferson’s “Why Me?”; Jonathan McConnell; Butch O’Hare; Villages 93-year-old; Don Rickles
Should We Pray For Our Country?
May 6, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Should We Pray For Our Country?, (3-4) Random Acts of Kindness: Houston Police Homeless Outreach Team, (5) Which Foods Make the Best Bedtime Snack?, (6-8) Do You Know How Audrey Hepburn Became A Star?
James Brown Shares His Story
May 5, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) James Brown Shares His Story, (3-4) Arthur Brooks: Who’s More Mobile, Us or Our Grandparents?, (5) This Day In Music History, (6) Random Acts Of Kindness: Bikers Vs. School Bullies, (7-8) Marriage on the Mind: 30 Years of Marriage…Half With…
What Happens When “The Beatles” Play A Retirement Community?
May 4, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) What Happens When “The Beatles” Play A Retirement Community?, (3) Take A Breath: In Praise Of The One-Second Pause, (4) Judge Judy: The Case Of The Irresponsible Drug Dealer, (5) This Day in Music History 0502, (6) Heidi Mitchell’s “Burning…
Musician George Jones
May 3, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Musician George Jones, (5) This Day In Music History, (6-8) Can You Love God AND Ayn Rand?
Andrew McCaffrey: Cancer, An Amputation…And Still Playing Sports?!
Apr 30, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Andrew McCaffrey: Cancer, An Amputation…And Still Playing Sports?!, (3) Jesse’s Shower Thoughts; Listener’s Story About Addictions and Living Life on Empty, (4) My Flawless Co-Worker Intimidated Me Until…, (5-8) This Day In History: Pink…
Jonathan McConnell: From Iraq To Law School In Two Weeks?!
Apr 29, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Jonathan McConnell: From Iraq To Law School In Two Weeks?!, (5) Two “Infertility Week” Stories, (6-8) “I Will Not Utter One Single Lie In Order To Return”: Rostropovich (Died 2007)
Lucille Ball: You’ll LOVE Her Story!
Apr 28, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Lucille Ball: You’ll LOVE Her Story!, (3-4) The Comedy Of Carol Burnett, (5-8) Life After Being a “Famous Victim”
Would You Eat With a Stranger?
Apr 27, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) Would You Eat With a Stranger?, (4) Who Says Women Need To Be Thin?, (5) This Day in Music History 04-25, (6-8) The Story of The Baby I Never Had
Getting Made: The Making Of Martin Scorsese’s “Goodfellas”
Apr 26, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Getting Made: The Making Of Martin Scorsese’s “Goodfellas”, (5) This Day in Music History, (6-8) On the Road in Bentonville Arkansas
Julie Hersh, author of Struck by Living: From Depression to Hope, bares her soul and shares her extraordinary journey with our own Alex Cortes
Apr 23, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Julie Hersh, author of Struck by Living: From Depression to Hope, bares her soul and shares her extraordinary journey with our own Alex Cortes, (5) This Day in Music History, (6) Lenore Skenazy: 11-Year-Old Boy Plays in His Yard, CPS Takes…
Don Rickles (1926-2017)
Apr 22, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Don Rickles (1926-2017), (5-8) Tim Wu’s Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads…Or, Why We Click So Many Links
93 Years old, Former Merchant Marine and a Ballroom Dancer?
Apr 21, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) 93 Years old, Former Merchant Marine and a Ballroom Dancer?, (3-4) The Central Park Jogger: The Most Infamous Rape Case In America, (5-8) Author Neil Gabler Tells Barbra Streisand’s Story
The Truth Is, We’re All Disabled…Get Over It! (American Dreamers: Vail Horton)
Apr 20, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Truth Is, Were All Disabled”…Get Over It! (American Dreamers: Vail Horton), (5) Isaac Huss on Insecurity in Dating, (6-7) Steve Bonner On Leadership: How Do You Grow a Company 30X Over!?, (8) What Happened to Instrumental Music?
The Most Powerful Man in the World Can’t Say “You’re Fired”?
Apr 19, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Most Powerful Man in the World Can’t Say “You’re Fired”?, (3-4) The Top 10 Sodas In The Universe!!, (5) Sweet Charity: NYC’s Central Park…And More, (6-8) Lazy Millennials? How About Tireless Hackers!
Chris Stapleton: Real Music That’s REALLY Good (Born 1978)
Apr 16, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Chris Stapleton: Real Music That’s REALLY Good (Born 1978), (3-4) Meet the 50-Year-Old Rookie Cop!, (5-8) Best Cover Songs Of All Time!
Herb London on the Irresistible Magnet That is “America’s Game”
Apr 15, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Herb London on the Irresistible Magnet That is “America’s Game”, Goldberg Daydreams About Sheepishly Saying Grace, (2-4) What Was it Like Growing Up in London During World War II?, (5-8) A Doctor Fights To Save His Drug…To Save YOUR Life
The Undercover Boss Who “Renewed My Faith in Corporate America”
Apr 14, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Undercover Boss Who “Renewed My Faith in Corporate America”, (5-8) Prison Reform With Judge Francis And One Of His Reformees
What Are Superbosses and Why Aren’t They Afraid of Losing Top Employees?
Apr 13, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) What Are Superbosses and Why Aren’t They Afraid of Losing Top Employees?, (5-8) What Are Superbosses, and Why Arent They Afraid of Losing Top Employees?
American Dreamers: From Vietnam’s “War Zone D” to Harvard and Beyond
Apr 12, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) American Dreamers: From Vietnams War Zone D to Harvard and Beyond, (5-8) Where Do Good Mascots Go?
The Trememdous, Stupendous Life Of PT Barnum…Or, Why We Do These Things Today!
Apr 9, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Trememdous, Stupendous Life Of PT Barnum…Or, Why We Do These Things Today!, (5-8) The Henry Ford Story (Died 1947)
The Merle Haggard Story: The Man, The Musician
Apr 8, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Merle Haggard Story: The Man, The Musician, (5-6) No Place Of Peace - Shiloh, 1862, (7-8) All-Star Tribute to Johnny Cash
A Radio Road Trip With Deak Harp!
Apr 7, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) A Radio Road Trip With Deak Harp!, (5-8) An Investigation: The Most Expensive Babysitter in the World
From Blacking Out at 12 Years Old, To Running a Presidential Campaign
Apr 6, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) From Blacking Out at 12 Years Old, To Running a Presidential Campaign, (3-4) Pushing 70 and Beating 20-Year-Olds!, (5) Sweet Charity: NYC’s Central Park…And More, (6) Muddy Waters: Father Of Chicago Blues, (7-8) Marriage on the Mind: Mommy…
Millions of Baby Boomers Have This Disease Without Knowing It: Hep C
Apr 5, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Millions of Baby Boomers Have This Disease Without Knowing It: Hep C, (5-7) On Leadership: Andy McKenna and America’s Burger (8) Burning Question: Should High Schools Offer Nap Time?
The Making Of “The Godfather” And How The Real Mafia Tried To Kill It
Apr 2, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Making Of “The Godfather” And How The Real Mafia Tried To Kill It, (5-8) JP Morgan: An Astonishing Life (Died 1913)
Dr. Rose Coaches Grandfather to Raise Out of Control Autistic Boy
Apr 1, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Dr. Rose Coaches Grandfather to Raise Out of Control Autistic Boy, (3) 92 Years Old and Still Dating?, (4) Steve Bonner on CTCA Founding, (5-8) Who Raises 2,000 Unwanted Children?: John and Brodie Croyle And Big Oak Ranch
Sam Walton And His Walmart
Mar 31, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Sam Walton And His Walmart (Born 1918), (5-8) John Jacob Astor: America’s 1st Multimillionaire (Died 1848)
The Guy Who Left His Prestigious Law Firm to Become a Division III Football Coach
Mar 30, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) The Guy Who Left His Prestigious Law Firm to Become a Division III Football Coach, (3-4) The Impact of Golfers on a Young Caddy: “I Too, Could Be Like Them”, (5-6) You’ve Never Been To A Coffee Shop Like This!, (7-8) Jim Thorpe: Native…
Ben Sledge’s letter to his Daughter
Mar 29, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Ben Sledge’s letter to his Daughter: A combat veteran reads a letter to his daughter assuring her that not all men are without honor, (3-4) I Will Not Utter One Single Lie In Order To Return”: Rostropovich (Born 1927), (5-6) Steve and Mrs.…
The Making Of “The Godfather” And How The Real Mafia Tried To Kill It
Mar 26, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Making Of “The Godfather” And How The Real Mafia Tried To Kill It, (5-8) Chuck Berry, Godfather of Rock ‘n’ Roll
From Handling Horses at a Jewish Day Camp to Private Equity
Mar 25, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) From Handling Horses at a Jewish Day Camp to Private Equity, (5-7) Our Constitution and Our “Overinflated Presidency”, (8) Will They Make it Home? Lewis and Clark Head Eastward
Random Acts of Kindness: Cops, Baristas, Pizza Employees
Mar 24, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Random Acts of Kindness: Cops, Baristas, Pizza Employees, (2) Herb London’s Tribute to Joe DiMaggio and Jackie Robinson, (3-4) Marriage on the Mind: Ed and Alissa…The Walkaway Life, (5-8) Dave Cobb: The Producer Who Faked It Until He Made It
Best of Show: Lost Wallet Story, Sylvester Stallone on Rocky
Mar 23, 2017 • 81 min
[BEST OF SHOW] (Segment 1) Lost Wallet Story, Sylvester Stallone on Rocky, (2) Arnold Palmer memorial (grandson, Vince Gill); John Yast buying lunch for cops, (3) Shahid Khan first job; Gimme Shelter; Sal Giunta Medal of Honor, (4) Sleeping Ole Miss…
Dr. Rose: Monica, Anxious Girl Keeping Secrets
Mar 22, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Dr. Rose: Monica, Anxious Girl Keeping Secrets, (3-4) Pastor Corey Brooks on New Trier race seminar, (5-8) Walter Raineri: A man goes blind as an adult and then takes up sailing
How Ronald Reagan Celebrated St. Patrick’s Day
Mar 19, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) How Ronald Reagan Celebrated St. Patrick’s Day, (2) Jesse’s World: Miley Cyrus Attacked By Cat, Cat Put To Work In Chicago, Woman Transforms Home Into Cat Sanctuary | *Kira the Professional Cuddler, (3-4) Nat King Cole born 1919, (5) How…
Hear the History of West Point from Two Soldier/Professors
Mar 18, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Hear the History of West Point from Two Soldier/Professors, (5) Randi Moxi letter to dog; Dentist’s produced letter to alpacas, (6) Light stories: Squirrel attacks burglar, UM football player falls asleep, Goldberg daydream potatoes, (7-8)…
Jerry Izenberg, Once There Were Giants: The Golden Age of Heavyweight Boxing
Mar 17, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Jerry Izenberg, Once There Were Giants: The Golden Age of Heavyweight Boxing, (5-8) Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Born 1933)
What Made Einstein…Einstein?
Mar 16, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) What Made Einstein…Einstein?, (4) Burning Question: Can Kissing Your Dog Make You Sick?, (5-8) How Mark Twain Lost All His Money, Got it Back, Then Lost it Again
One Of The Greatest Actors You Know..But Don’t Know: John Cazale (Died 1978)
Mar 15, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) One Of The Greatest Actors You Know..But Don’t Know: John Cazale (Died 1978), (5-8) The Unexpected Friendship of a Liberal Activist and a Koch Industries Executive
Operation: Wrath Of God (Israel’s Revenge Hit-List)
Mar 12, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Operation: Wrath Of God (Israel’s Revenge Hit-List), (5-8) The Great Rick Rubin
Top Gear’s Adam Ferrara on Cars and Opening For George Carlin
Mar 11, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Top Gear’s Adam Ferrara on Cars and Opening For George Carlin, (3-4) George Burns Died 1996, (5-8) How did the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood Win and Lose Power in 891 Days?
American Dreamers: Chobani Founder Hamdi Ulukaya
Mar 9, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) American Dreamers: Chobani Founder Hamdi Ulukaya, (4) Kitty Sargent Body Image, (5-8) George Martin Died 2016
Beginning Again: Life After Being a “Famous Victim”
Mar 9, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Beginning Again: Life After Being a “Famous Victim”, (5-6) “Breaking Bad’s” Brian Cranston Born 1956, (7) Sweet Charity: Immigration, (8) Where is the Honor in Honor Killing?
Jesse’s Talking Cats, Fortune Cookie Writer Retires
Mar 8, 2017 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jesse’s Talking Cats, Fortune Cookie Writer Retires, (2-4) Lazy Millennials? How About Tireless Hackers!, (5) Sweet Charity: Disney Recruiting BYU Animators?!, (6) Turning a Refugee Camp Into The Champs-Elysees!, (7) His Music Is Written On…
Govt. Requires 300 Hours Of $chooling To Shampoo Hair…Or Jail Time!
Mar 5, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Govt. Requires 300 Hours Of $chooling To Shampoo Hair…Or Jail Time!, (3) Holocaust And Chocolate: Kindness in the Unkindest of Circumstances, (4) The Great Jerry Maguire Pyramid, (5-8) Ashley McGuire’s “Sex Scandal”
This is Spinal Tap released 1984
Mar 4, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) This is Spinal Tap released 1984, (3-4) Marriage on the Mind: Why Aren’t Millenials Getting Married? (5) Shark Tank: Worst Pitch Ever, (6) Wilt Chamberlain’s 100 point game in 1962, (7) Jesse’s Shower Thoughts; Listener’s Story About…
This Day In History: Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon” Released
Mar 3, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) This Day In History: Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon” Released, (5-7) Fred Smith: How One Marine Created FedEx, (8) Jennifer’s Story: What Happens When Depression Is Hidden?
From Waiting Tables to Owning 78 Denny’s…And Counting!
Mar 2, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) From Waiting Tables to Owning 78 Denny’s…And Counting!, (5-8) How Mark Twain Lost All His Money, Got it Back, Then Lost it Again
What Are Superbosses, and Why Aren’t They Afraid of Losing Top Employees?
Mar 1, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) What Are Superbosses, and Why Arent They Afraid of Losing Top Employees?, (5-8) Johnny Cash: The Story
Dr. Rose: What Happens When Kids Don’t Sleep Well?
Feb 26, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-2) Dr. Rose: What Happens When Kids Don’t Sleep Well?, (3-4) How Bad To The Bone? The George Thorogood Story, (5-8) Meet the Reality-Distorting Perfectionist who Revolutionized Our Lives: The Steve Jobs Story
Who Raises 2,000 Unwanted Children?
Feb 25, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) Who Raises 2,000 Unwanted Children?: John and Brodie Croyle And Big Oak Ranch, (5-6) Johnny Winter, (7-8) Moving Out? Joel Kotkin Take Us On A Fascinating Look At Where Americans Are Moving To And From
An Investigation: The Most Expensive Babysitter in the World
Feb 24, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) An Investigation: The Most Expensive Babysitter in the World, (5-6) Roger Kimball: What Happens at Yale Doesn’t Stay at Yale, (7) Welcome to the Republic of Molossia!, (8) Burning Question: Can Kissing Your Dog Make You Sick?
Best of Show
Feb 23, 2017 • 81 min
[BEST OF SHOW] (Segment 1) Lost Wallet Story, Sylvester Stallone on Rocky, (2) Arnold Palmer memorial (grandson, Vince Gill); John Yast buying lunch for cops, (3) Shahid Khan first job; Gimme Shelter; Sal Giunta Medal of Honor, (4) Sleeping Ole Miss…
You Don’t Know George Washington Until You’ve Heard His Story!
Feb 22, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) You Don’t Know George Washington Until You’ve Heard His Story!, (5-8) Are You Ready!? David McCullough Tells George Washington’s Story
The Former Addict With a Mission to Help Current Addicts
Feb 19, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Former Addict With a Mission to Help Current Addicts, (5) What Happens When Your First Job Is With Your Dad?, (6) Light stories: Squirrel attacks burglar, UM football player falls asleep, Goldberg daydream potatoes, (7-8) Nice Cooler……
The Cuban Dictator and the Dissident
Feb 18, 2017 • 81 min
(Segments 1-3) The Cuban Dictator and the Dissident, (4) Heidi Mitchell’s Burning Question: Napping, (5-8) Gene Wilder: Pure Imagination
You’ve Never Been to a Coffee Shop Like This!
Feb 17, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 You’ve Never Been to a Coffee Shop Like This!, 3-4 The Unforgettable Nat King Cole, 5-8 “To Build The Best Piano In The World”: The Henry Steinway Story
Jonathan Puckett: Why Am I Different?
Feb 16, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Jonathan Puckett: Why Am I Different?, 3 Sweet Charity 26: Lincoln Cottage, 4 What Happens When You Send a 21 Year Old Into a Retirement Community?, 5-8 David Hirsch on Fatherhood
Dr. Rosemary Stein: Girl raised by great grandmother
Feb 15, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Dr. Rosemary Stein: Girl raised by great grandmother, 3 Random Acts of Kindness: Houston Police Homeless Outreach Team, 4 “Uplifting Stories” You Say? Here Ya Go!, 5-8 Eddie Robinson: They Call Me A Great “Black Coach”, I’ve Simply Wanted to Be a…
Tony Dungy: First Black Coach to Win a Super Bowl… What Makes Him Tick?
Feb 12, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Tony Dungy: First Black Coach to Win a Super Bowl What Makes Him Tick?, 3 My Memories of a Childhood Selling Cheese, 4 Story of A Song: “I Surrender All”, 5-8 One Of The Greatest Actors You Know..But Don’t Know: John Cazale
American Dreamers: NFTE Jesus Fernandez and Toheeb Okenla Soccer Socks
Feb 11, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 American Dreamers: NFTE Jesus Fernandez and Toheeb Okenla Soccer Socks…The High School Entrepreneurship Class That Changed Their Lives, 5-6 Moms Fighting for Recess, 7 Sweet Charity: President’s Homes, 8 Remembering Captain Phil
John Williams born 1932
Feb 10, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 John Williams born 1932, 5-6 Dr. Rose: Monica, anxious girl keeping secrets, 7-8 Why Is James Dean Our Greatest Movie Icon?
Bradley: What’s The Story Behind This Iconic Milwaukee Name?
Feb 9, 2017 • 81 min
1-4: Bradley: What’s The Story Behind This Iconic Milwaukee Name?, 5-6 Dr. Rose on Monica: An Anxious Girl Keeping Secrets, 7-8 James Dean: Born on This Day in History
To Build The Best Piano In The World: The Henry Steinway Story
Feb 9, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 “To Build The Best Piano In The World”: The Henry Steinway Story, 5-7 “Pistol” Pete Maravich, 8 Shower Thoughts, Open Letter to Perfect Parents
Judge Judy: Case Of The Tupperware Lady
Feb 8, 2017 • 81 min
1 Judge Judy: Case Of The Tupperware Lady, 2 Turning a Refugee Camp Into The Champs-Elysees!, 3 Sweet Charity, 4 The Great Jerry Maguire Pyramid, 5-8 Bernie Moreno: The 14-Year-Old Who Told GM Chair That He’d Have His Job
Netanyahu and Micah Avni: Anti-Israel Poisoning Starts Young
Feb 5, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Netanyahu and Micah Avni: Anti-Israel Poisoning Starts Young, 3 Random Acts of Kindness: Cancer Patient Gifts Bears For Cancer Patients, 4 The Day The Music Died: Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, JP Richardson (Died 1959), 5-8 Where Do Good Mascots Go?…
Shark Tank: Smart Plate
Feb 4, 2017 • 81 min
1 Shark Tank: Smart Plate, 2 Where did Groundhog Day Come From?, 3-4 The Donner Party: A Pioneer Survival Story, 5-8 American Dreamers: Mario Andretti Sits Down With Us
Dr. Rose: Henry the Incorrigible Boy
Feb 3, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Dr. Rose: Henry the Incorrigible Boy, 3 General Loan Executes Bay Lop: The Photo That Killed 2 Men, 4 Story of a Song: Why Me Lord, 5-8 Vince Lombardi Announces Retirement In 1968
What’s Holding America Together? Churches and McDonald’s
Feb 2, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Whats Holding America Together? Churches and McDonalds, 3 Heidi Mitchell’s Burning Question: Do Cavities Run in Your Family?, 4 Are The ‘Burbs For “Sellouts”? with Joel Kotkin, 5-8 Jackie Robinson born 1919
The Lone Ranger Turns 84
Feb 1, 2017 • 81 min
1 The Lone Ranger Turns 84, 2 Everything We Know About The Tet Offensive is a Myth, 3-4 Gene Hackman born 1930, 5-8 How Pure Evil Obtained Absolute Power: The Story of Adolf Hitler
Stop Being a Butthole Wife
Jan 29, 2017 • 81 min
1 Stop Being a Butthole Wife, 2 Sweet Charity: The Anonymous Donor, 3 Antonin Scalia on American Exceptionalism, 4 The Great Jerry Maguire Pyramid, 5-8 John Paul White on His New Album, “Beulah”
Our Constitution and Our “Overinflated Presidency”
Jan 28, 2017 • 81 min
Our Constitution and Our Overinflated Presidency
American Dreamers: Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Jan 27, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 American Dreamers: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 5-6 Want To Destroy A Room To Relieve Your Stress?, 7 Random Acts of Kindness: Houston Police Homeless, 8 How Did Gary Clark Jr. Learn To Play Guitar?
Dawn Lafreeda: From Waiting Tables to Owning 78 Denny’s…And Counting!
Jan 26, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 Dawn Lafreeda: From Waiting Tables to Owning 78 Denny’s…And Counting!, 5-8 Richard Zacks on Mark Twain, Chasing the Last Laugh
Why Would 6 Frat Boys Carry A Student With Cerebral Palsy Up A Mountain?
Jan 25, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Why Would 6 Frat Boys Carry A Student With Cerebral Palsy Up A Mountain?, 3-4 Jack Welch On Work, 5-8 Behind The Curtain: The Johnny Carson Story (Died On This Day In History, 2006)
He Led The Band Of Brothers: Major Dick Winters Born, 1918
Jan 22, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 He Led The Band Of Brothers: Major Dick Winters Born, 1918, 5 Final Thoughts: Dana Mich’s Tribute to Her Father Who Committed Suicide, 6 The 2nd Man On The Moon: Buzz Aldrin (Born This Day 1930), 7 Why I Can’t Just Become Chinese, 8 JFK First…
Why Does Everyone Love Dolly? (Her 71st Birthday)
Jan 21, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 Why Does Everyone Love Dolly? (Her 71st Birthday), 5-7 Wilson Pickett, 8 Price Performs Poe’s “The Raven”
Bill Bachman lawyer turned football coach
Jan 20, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Bill Bachman lawyer turned football coach, 3 Sweet Charity 23: Kidney Death Sentence, 4 Kitty Sargent Body Image, 5-6 Jason Shelton TeloYears, 7 Curly Howard died 1952, 8 A.A. Milne born 1882
Benjamin Franklin Born (1706)
Jan 19, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 Benjamin Franklin Born (1706), 5 Benny Goodman Brings Jazz To Carnegie Hall (1938), 6-7 Ending The Prescribe-Don’t-Tell Charade For Off Label Drugs, 8 Billy Wilder Immigration Story
The Real Story of MLK Jr.
Jan 18, 2017 • 81 min
The real story of MLK Jr. is so much better than what has been portrayed by the media, academia, and politicians. So what’s his real deal? Why is there always an attempt to secularize the sacred? Here’s the true story with the first hour guest, Pat…
Songs About Elvis
Jan 15, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 Songs About Elvis, 5-8 John Glenn Memorial
The Life of John Glenn
Jan 14, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 The Life of John Glenn, 5-7 Reagan Speechwriter’s Tribute to Father Joe Dolan, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Tribute To Her Husband, 8 Henry Ford’s 999 Land Speed Record
Which Foods Make the Best Bedtime Snack?
Jan 13, 2017 • 81 min
1 Which Foods Make the Best Bedtime Snack?, 2 Laurens Hammond born 1895, 3-4 Nice Cooler… Is It Bearproof?, 5-8 Alexander Hamilton Story (Born on this Day in History)
Tim Duncan Jersey Retirement
Jan 12, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Tim Duncan Jersey Retirement, 3-4 Marriage on the Mind: Ed and Alissa…The Walkaway Life, 5-8 Music Producer Extraordinaire, Jerry Wexler
The Unexpected Friendship of a Liberal Activist and a Koch Industries Executive
Jan 11, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 The Unexpected Friendship of a Liberal Activist and a Koch Industries Executive, 5-8 Stallone Tells Us The Story Behind The Making of Rocky
Ed Snider And His Philadelphia Flyers (Ed born on this day in history)
Jan 8, 2017 • 81 min
1-3 Ed Snider And His Philadelphia Flyers (Ed born on this day in history), 4 Gibson’s Flying V Guitar is Launched, 1958, 5-8 Theodore Roosevelt: The Man, The American Icon (TR passed on this day in history, 1919)
Dr. Rose Grace Hannah, Grace Wild Child
Jan 7, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Dr. Rose Grace Hannah, Grace Wild Child, 3 The Hellish Night-Time Raids of Wisconsin Families, 4 Tony Romo Steps Down, Dak Prescott, 5-8 Sam Phillips Born, 1923
Tony Dungy: First Black Coach to Win a Super Bowl… What Makes Him Tick?
Jan 6, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Tony Dungy: First Black Coach to Win a Super Bowl What Makes Him Tick?, 3 Musings: Steven Goldberg’s Cowboy Story, 4 Burial Reef, 5-8 Bring Small Businesses Back: Adam Robinson
Netanyahu and Micah Avni: Anti-Israel Poisoning Starts Young
Jan 5, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Netanyahu and Micah Avni: Anti-Israel Poisoning Starts Young, 3-4 Marriage on the Mind: Bringing Past Wounds Into Your Marriage, 5-8 A Doctor Fights To Save His Drug…To Save YOUR Life
Want to Destroy a Room to Relieve Your Stress?
Jan 4, 2017 • 81 min
1-2 Want to Destroy a Room to Relieve Your Stress?, 3-4 Craig Sager: The Most Brilliant Outfits, The Most Brilliant Interviews, 5-8 Love and Hook-Ups On College Campus with Professor Kerry Cronin
Arnold Palmer’s Memorial Service
Jan 1, 2017 • 81 min
1-4 Arnold Palmer’s Memorial Service, 5 Guy Clark: A Story With A Guitar, 6 Why Dwayne Allman Is The 2nd Greatest Guitar Player EVER!, 7-8 Austin Music Legend Willie Nelson
How Mark Twain Lost All His Money, Got it Back, Then Lost it Again
Dec 31, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 How Mark Twain Lost All His Money, Got it Back, Then Lost it Again, 5-8 Pat Conroy: A Tortured Life Used To Tell Stories
Behind The Curtain: The Johnny Carson Story
Dec 30, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 Behind The Curtain: The Johnny Carson Story, 5-8 Jimmy Stewart’s Remarkable And Humble Life
Sinatra: The Loner, The Loser, The Music We Love
Dec 29, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 Sinatra: The Loner, The Loser, The Music We Love, 5-8 Gene Wilder: Pure Imagination
The Merle Haggard Story: The Man, The Musician
Dec 28, 2016 • 81 min
(Segments 1-4) The Merle Haggard Story: The Man, The Musician, (5-8) A TRADITIONAL Feminist? The Enigma, Annie Oakley
Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”
Dec 25, 2016 • 77 min
(Segment 1) Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”, (2) The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, (3) White Christmas: How A Jew From Russia Wrote The Most Popular Christmas Song!, (4) The Charlie Brown Christmas Special That Almost…
Christmas Special: Why Trees, Lights, Santa, Rudolph…And Dec. 25?
Dec 24, 2016 • 77 min
(Segments 1-4) Christmas Special: Why Trees, Lights, Santa, Rudolph…And Dec. 25? The Reasons Behind X-mas Season!, (5) Thomas Edison Invents…Christmas Lights?, (6) The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, (7) Sweet Charity: Christmas With The…
What Are The Greatest American Christmas Songs?
Dec 23, 2016 • 77 min
1-4 What Are The Greatest American Christmas Songs?, 5-8 Christmas Special: Why Trees, Lights, Santa, Rudolph…And Dec. 25? The Reasons Behind X-mas Season!
Christmas Special: Why Trees, Lights, Santa, Rudolph…And Dec. 25?
Dec 22, 2016 • 77 min
1-4 Christmas Special: Why Trees, Lights, Santa, Rudolph…And Dec. 25? The Reasons Behind X-mas Season!, 5 Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”, 6 The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, 7 Story Behind The Greatest Single Of All Time:…
Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night
Dec 21, 2016 • 77 min
1 Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”, 2 The Story Behind Bing And Bowie’s Christmas Duet, 3 Story Behind The Greatest Single Of All Time: Bing Crosby’s “White Christmas”, 4 The Charlie Brown Christmas Special That Almost Wasn’t, 5-8 Christmas…
Nirvana Unplugged 1st Airs on MTV in 1993
Dec 18, 2016 • 77 min
1 Nirvana Unplugged 1st Airs on MTV in 1993, 2 Final Thoughts: WWII POW Recalls “Silent Night”, 3 Random Acts of Kindness: Cancer Patient Gifts Teddy Bears For Other Cancer Patients | RAK: Stranger Ushers Shoppers Through the Rain | Inmates Save Guard, 4…
Walt Disney (Died On This Day In History, 1966)
Dec 17, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 Walt Disney (Died On This Day In History, 1966), 5-8 Pastor Corey Brooks: Who Spends Three Months on a Rooftop… in Chicago… in Winter?
Why is George Washington Worth Studying?
Dec 16, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 Why is George Washington Worth Studying?, 5-8 Ahmet Ertegun: The Man Behind The Music…From Aretha to Zeppelin
USA Today’s “For The Win”: $1 Dollar Browns Tickets and Goat Yoga?
Dec 15, 2016 • 81 min
1 USA Today’s “For The Win”: $1 Dollar Browns Tickets and Goat Yoga?, 2 WSJ Heidi Mitchell’s “Burning Question”: How Often Should You Replace Your Coffee Mug?, 3-4 Marriage on the Mind: 30 Years of Marriage…Half With Him Behind Bars, 5-6 Jesse’s World:…
Sinatra: The Loner, The Loser, The Music We Love
Dec 14, 2016 • 77 min
1-4 Sinatra: The Loner, The Loser, The Music We Love, 5-8 Why Trees, Lights, Santa, Rudolph…And Dec. 25? The Reasons Behind X-mas Season!
First Jobs Friday: Deerwood Chase
Dec 11, 2016 • 81 min
1 First Jobs Friday: Deerwood Chase, 2 I Gave My Dog an IQ Test, 3-4 Wayne Bisbees Worlds Richest Fishing Tournament, 5-8 Bishop Fulton Sheen: Almost 20% of America Watched This Priest on TV…Every Week!
Jonathan Puckett: Why Am I Different?
Dec 10, 2016 • 81 min
1-2 Jonathan Puckett: Why Am I Different?, 3-4 Jim Morrison: True to His Own Spirit, 5-8 Tim Wu: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads
Fred Meijer: The Innovator Who Loved All People As His Father Loved Him
Dec 9, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 Fred Meijer: The Innovator Who Loved All People As His Father Loved Him, 5-8 Pearl Harbor: December 7, 1941
The Caddie Who Couldn’t Afford College, But Made Sure Others Could
Dec 8, 2016 • 81 min
1-2 The Caddie Who Couldn’t Afford College, But Made Sure Others Could, 3 Sweet Charity: Olin’s Spectacular Engineering School, 4 Burning Question: Does Having a Baby Really Make It Harder to Concentrate?, 5-8 SimpliSafe vs. ADT: An Epic David vs. Goliath…
Walt Disney Born 1901: An Hour With Pat Williams
Dec 7, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 Walt Disney Born 1901: An Hour With Pat Williams, 5-7 The Cuban Dictator and the Dissident, 8 Judge Judy: The Case of the Foolish, Moronic, Marginal Mother
The Cuban Dictator and the Dissident
Dec 4, 2016 • 81 min
1-3 The Cuban Dictator and the Dissident, 4 Judge Judy: The Case of the Foolish, Moronic, Marginal Mother, 5-8 Best Cover Songs: The Crew’s Picks
Want to Destroy a Room to Relieve Your Stress?
Dec 3, 2016 • 81 min
1-2 Want to Destroy a Room to Relieve Your Stress?, 3-4 How Does Work Save Lives?, 5-8 Henry Ford’s Assembly Line: Did It Really Change Our World?
What Happened to Winston Churchill After WWII? (Born on this day in 1874)
Dec 2, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 What Happened to Winston Churchill After WWII? (Born on this day in 1874), 5-8 Where Do Good Mascots Go? The Mascot Hall Of Fame!
How did the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood Win and Lose Power in 891 Days?
Dec 1, 2016 • 81 min
1-4: How did the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood Win and Lose Power in 891 Days?, 5-6 CS Lewis born 1898, 7-8 The Todd Crawford Story: How A Man’s Response to Tragedy Saves Lives
Shark Tank: Want Better Beer?
Nov 30, 2016 • 81 min
1 Shark Tank: Want Better Beer?, 2 Jesses World: Miley Cyrus Attacked By Cat, Cat Put To Work In Chicago, Woman Transforms Home Into Cat Sanctuary | *Kira the Professional Cuddler, 3 Sweet Charity: Ice Bucket Challenge, 4 PC Run Amuck: Feds Checking The…
Thanksgiving: Pilgrims and Indians…There’s Sooo Much More To This Story!
Nov 27, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 Thanksgiving: Pilgrims and Indians…There’s Sooo Much More To This Story!, 5-8 Andrew Carnegie: Why Is He Richer Than Gates And Buffet Combined?
Thanksgiving: Pilgrims and Indians…There’s Sooo Much More To This Story!
Nov 26, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 Thanksgiving: Pilgrims and Indians…There’s Sooo Much More To This Story!, 5-8 Thanksgiving: Pilgrims and Indians…There’s Sooo Much More To This Story!
Leonard Cohen
Nov 25, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 Leonard Cohen, 5-8 Thanksgiving: Pilgrims and Indians…There’s Sooo Much More To This Story!
Thanksgiving: Pilgrims and Indians…There’s Sooo Much More To This Story!
Nov 24, 2016 • 81 min
1-4 Thanksgiving: Pilgrims and Indians…There’s Sooo Much More To This Story!, 5-6 All Thats Left of C.S. Lewis WWII Radio Broadcasts, 7 A Powerful Letter from a Young Woman to Her Birthmother, Goldberg’s Daydream: Putting the President on the Spot, 8…
Judge Judy: The Case of the Deadbeat Dad
Nov 23, 2016 • 75 min
1 Judge Judy: The Case of the Deadbeat Dad, 2 Sweet Charity: Art Prize, 3-4 Opportunity America: Where It IsntCivil Asset Forfeiture, 5-8 Thanksgiving: Pilgrims and Indians…There’s Sooo Much More To This Story!
First Jobs: Kerry Healey
Nov 20, 2016 • 81 min
1 First Jobs: Kerry Healey, 2 Final Thoughts: Kagan on Scalia, 3 Random Acts of Kindness: Cancer Patient Gifts Teddy Bears for Other Cancer Patients | RAK: Stranger Ushers Shoppers Through the Rain | Inmates Save Guard, 4 Random Acts of Kindness: Cancer…
IKEA vs. Govt: Can the Government Make Your Home 100% Safe?
Nov 19, 2016 • 81 min
1-2 IKEA vs. Govt: Can the Government Make Your Home 100% Safe?, 3-4 Marriage On The Mind: Chronic Illness (Ep. 2), 5-8 How Mark Twain Lost All His Money, Got it Back, Then Lost it Again
Dr. Rose: Son Who Might be Autistic - What’s a Mom to Do?
Nov 18, 2016 • 81 min
1-2 Dr. Rose: Son Who Might be Autistic - What’s a Mom to Do?, 3-4 Arthur Brooks: Whos More Mobile, Us or Our Grandparents?, 5-8 Dee Marks: I Want to Adopt Special Needs Kids
Judge Judy: Case Of The Tupperware Lady
Nov 17, 2016 • 81 min
1 Judge Judy: Case Of The Tupperware Lady, 2 They Weren’t Ready to Adopt, Until They Were, 3-4 IPI Housing/Moving, 5-8 Brett Favres Tear Jerking NFL Hall Of Fame Speech
Shark Tank
Nov 16, 2016 • 81 min
1 Shark Tank, 2 For The Win’s Nate Scott: Making a Bet on the Golden State Warriors, 3 Sweet Charity: Louis Comfort Tiffany And Hugh McKean, 4 Hopeless to Hopeful: A Story of Recovery from Addiction
American Soldiers’ Stories…From A Soldier/Historian
Nov 13, 2016 • 81 min
1-2 American Soldiers’ Stories…From A Soldier/Historian, 3-4 Some Of The Best War Letters In American History, 5-8 General George S. Patton: The Life Story Of An American Legend
PM Bibi And Micah Avni’s “The Anti-Israel Poisoning Starts Young”
Nov 12, 2016 • 75 min
1-2 PM Bibi And Micah Avni’s “The Anti-Israel Poisoning Starts Young”, 3-4 Marriage on the Mind: Bringing Past Wounds Into Your Marriage, 5-6 Miranda Lambert (Born On This Day), 7-8 Moving In America: Why Would Beretta Leave Maryland?
Random Acts of Kindness
Nov 11, 2016 • 81 min
1 Random Acts of Kindness, 2 Before Marilyn, There Was Hedy Lamarr (Born 1914), 3-4 Story of a Song: “I Drive Your Truck”, 1942, 5-8 City of Dreams: The 400-Year Epic History of Immigrant New York
Yogi Berra is AL MVP (George Will Piece)
Nov 10, 2016 • 81 min
1 Yogi Berra is AL MVP (George Will Piece), 2-4 On the Road in Bentonville Arkansas, 5-6 Darcy Olsen’s Adoptions: “The Greatest Decision I Never Made”, 7-8 NFLs Falcons Offer LOWEST Conce$$ion
Clear Ice vs. Cloudy: What’s the Diff?
Nov 9, 2016 • 81 min
1 Clear Ice vs. Cloudy: What’s the Diff?, 2 USA Today’s “For The Win”: Cubs Win! NFL: The No Fun League?, 3 Goldber’s Talentless Daydream: Can Jews Go In Catholic Church?, Sweet Charity: Albert Lexie and Small Givers, 4 Pearl Jam’s VS Album…And Actors Who…
First Jobs Friday: Pakistani Immigrant-Turned Billionaire NFL Team Owner
Nov 6, 2016 • 81 min
1 First Jobs Friday: Pakistani Immigrant-Turned Billionaire NFL Team Owner, 2 A Son Remembers His Hero-Father, Paul Eason, 3 Random Acts of Kindness: Houston Police Homeless Outreach Team, 4 How Did Gary Clark Jr. Learn To Play Guitar?, 5 American Poet…
Blackened Chicken Lives Matter
Nov 5, 2016 • 81 min
1 Blackened Chicken Lives Matter, The Bravest of Loves: Placing Your Child for Adoption, 2 Heidi Mitchell’s “Burning Question: Why Do Only Some Have Foot Odor?, 3-4 Marriage on the Mind: Chronic Emotional/Physical Pain, 5-8 A Traditional Feminist? The…
Do You Text and Drive?
Nov 4, 2016 • 81 min
1 Do You Text and Drive?, Goldberg’s Daydream on the Jews Coming to America, 2 Alive Inside, Bringing Music to Dementia, 3 The Hellish Night-Time Raids of Wisconsin Families, 4 Judge Judy: The Case Of The Irresponsible Drug Dealer, 5 What I Learned From A…
What’s the Story Behind Nirvana’s MTV Unplugged?
Nov 3, 2016 • 81 min
1 What’s the Story Behind Nirvana’s MTV Unplugged?, 2-4 The Musical Storyteller, Lyle Lovett, 5-8 A Doctor Fights To Save His Drug…To Save YOUR Life
M*A*S*H’s Jamie Farr
Nov 2, 2016 • 81 min
1 M*A*S*H’s Jamie Farr, 2 USA Today’s “For The Win”: Cubs, Rise of NBA, Pros PR’ing Themselves, 3 Sweet Charity, 4 A Little Small Talk Brings Big Benefits, 5-6 Houdini Dies (1926), 7-8 Dr. Pietrantonio: Mental Health Centers are Bursting with College…
White Castle: Delivering For Our Bellies, Delivering for Dreams
Oct 30, 2016 • 81 min
1-2 White Castle: Delivering For Our Bellies, Delivering for Dreams, 3 Shark Tank: Mikki Bey’s Outrageous Pitch, Infant Loss: Jamie Lynn, 4 Heidi Mitchell: Why Are Some People More Ticklish Than Others, 5-8 Our American Stories Staffs Favorite Covers
Best Food Scenes In Movies
Oct 29, 2016 • 81 min
1 3 Best Food Scenes In Movies, 2 Infant Loss: Paul Smyth and Caroline Hidalgo, 3-4 Marriage On The Mind: Deb Interviews Heather Johnson In Her Car On Mental Illness, 5-8 Theodore Roosevelt (Born on This Day In History): The Man, The American Icon
Dr. Rose: What Happens When Kids Don’t Sleep Well?
Oct 28, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Dr. Rose: What Happens When Kids Dont Sleep Well? (3) Collision of Cultures: Aretha Franklin and Carole King (4) Women’s Suffrage Hero: Elizabeth Cady Stanton (Died This Day In History) (5-8) Pat Conroy (Born This Day In History): A Tortured…
Random Act of Kindness: A Cop And Car Seats
Oct 23, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Random Act of Kindness: A Cop And Car Seats (2) First Job Fridays: An NBA Star, A CEO, And A Professor (3) Jesse’s World: College Freshman Arrested for Cafeteria Meltdown Drug Dorm Raid Prank, Thief Makes Chicken Noises Upon Arrest | The…
Infant Loss: Lady Antebellum
Oct 22, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Infant Loss: Lady Antebellum (2) WSJ’s Heidi Mitchell on Why Ears Look The Way They Do (3-4) Marriage on the Mind Love, Faith, and Lost Batallion (5-6) Jesse’s World on Cats. Former Shark Tank Contestant and Hipster Konrad Billetz (7-8)…
The Catholic Priest Who Was Martyred By the Soviets, And Helped Take Them Down
Oct 21, 2016 • 81 min
(Section 1-4) The Catholic Priest Who Was Martyred By the Soviets, And Helped Take Them Down | (5-6) Dr. Rose: The Unteachable Ana | (7) Hipster Moments: Tales of a Former Hipster | (8) Down’s Syndrome Month: MMA Fighter G-Money
Chuck Berry: A Pioneer of Rock and Roll
Oct 20, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Chuck Berry: A Pioneer of Rock and Roll | (3) Jesse’s Shower Thoughts; Listener’s Story About Addictions and Living Life on Empty | (4) This Week’s Talentless Daydream with Steve Goldberg (5-7) The Life of Fred Rogers | (8) Infant Loss…
Shark Tank: Want Better Beer?
Oct 19, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Shark Tank: Want Better Beer? | (2) For The Win’s Nate Scott: Flying Beer Cans and Hair Plug Addictions | (3) Sweet Charity: How American Generosity Made Israel Possible (4) Alan Jackson: The Hit Machine | (5-8) Bob Dylan: The Nobel Prize…
Celebrating the Coach of the Century, John Wooden, on his birthday
Oct 16, 2016 • 81 min
(Segments 1-8) Celebrating the Coach of the Century, John Wooden, on his birthday
Random Acts of Kindness
Oct 15, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Random Acts of Kindness: Officers Replace Goods From Theft Victims, Barista Learn Sign Language For Customer, Pizza Customer Saved By Pizza Parlor | (3) Faces of Loss, Faces of Hope: Paul Smyth and Caroline Hidalgo | (3-4) Marriage On The…
Show 236 - Dr. Rose Coaches Grandfather to Raise Autistic Boy
Oct 14, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Dr. Rose Coaches Grandfather to Raise Out of Control Autistic Boy | (3-4) Lifelong Fisherman Left in the Lurch, By His Own Government | (5-8) Author Neal Gabler Tells Barbra Streisands Story
Shark Tank: Worst Pitch Ever
Oct 13, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Shark Tank: Worst Pitch Ever | (2) For The Win’s Nate Scott: Tiger Woods is back, A Young Boy Loses His Lego and Odd Athlete Habits | (3) Sweet Charity: Science in the Living Room | (4) Policing the Police: Houston | (5) Wisconsin Forces…
The William Boeing Story
Oct 13, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) The William Boeing Story: From Water To Space | (5-8) Bring Small Businesses Back: Adam Robinson
Shark Tank: Smart Plate
Oct 9, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Shark Tank: Smart Plate | (2) The Burning Question with Heidi Mitchell: Can Houseplants be Unhealthy? | (3) Goldberg Daydream: Yet another talentless daydream for Goldberg; Infant Loss Month: Hear how a young mother deals with the loss of her…
First Jobs: Geoff Rehnert
Oct 9, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) First Jobs: Geoff Rehnert | (2) Final Thoughts From Deal Hudson On Late Sister | (3) Kindness: Bike, triathlon, biker gang, scholarships | (4) Shower Thoughts, Letter to Perfect Parents | (5-8) John Paul White Interview On His New Album
Ray Kroc born 1902
Oct 7, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Ray Kroc born 1902 | (3) Antonin Scalia on American Exceptionalism: Hear from the late supreme court justice Antonin Scalia on why America is free | (4) Down Syndrome Awareness Month: A mother’s decision and a father’s change of heart save…
Walter Raineri: Blind Sailing
Oct 6, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Walter Raineri: A man goes blind as an adult and then takes up sailing | (5-8) Bernie Moreno: The 14-Year-Old Who Told GM Chair That He’d Have His Job
Brad Wilcox on Family Formation
Oct 5, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Brad Wilcox on Family Formation | (4) Sweet Charity: Don’t Cripple Veterans | (4) Beginning Again: I’m Divorced But Still Embrace Ex’s Jewish Traditions | (5-8) The Story of Guitar Genius Stevie Ray Vaughan
Oscar Meyer Weiner song writer Richard D. Trentlage
Oct 2, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Oscar Meyer Weiner song writer Richard D. Trentlage | (2-4) Classical Music Month: Celebration of Russian cellist and conductor Mstivlav Slava Rostropovich | (5-7) Randy Pausch | (8) Judge Judy
Jesse’s Shower Thoughts (7th Installment)
Oct 1, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Jesse’s Shower Thoughts (7th Installment), Random Acts of Kindness: Soccer Ball From A Stranger | (2) Burning Question: Is Sitting Cross-Legged Bad For You? | (3-4) Marriage On the Mind: Why a Little Boredom Could Be Good for Your Relationship…
The Miles Davis Story
Sep 30, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) The Miles Davis Story | (4) Story of A Song: “I Surrender All” | (5-8) The William Boeing Story: From Water To Space
Murderous Dodge Viper Advertisement
Sep 29, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Murderous Dodge Viper Advertisement | Major Stubbs: “Blowing Off Orders Has Become A Troubling Norm” | (2) Arthur Blank born 1942 | (4) We Pay Tribute To Some Of The Favorite Teachers Of Celebrities And Sports Heroes | (5-8) Bring Small…
Adam Ferrara on Cars
Sep 28, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Adam Ferrara on Cars | (3) Sweet Charity: Oscelo McCarty | (4) Shower Thoughts, Goldberg | (5-8) Judge Bobby Francis and Ex-con
Final Thoughts: Tim Carney
Sep 25, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Final Thoughts: Tim Carney | (2) Random Acts Of Kindness: Love Letters And Stealing Donuts | (3-4) Jay Nordlinger: What Happens to The Sons And Daughters Of Dictators? | (5-8) Top 20 Records of All Time in Sales
Charles Murray: Guaranteed Income
Sep 24, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-3) Charles Murray: Guaranteed Income | (4) Heidi Mitchell: What Makes Some People Sweat More Than Others? | (5-8) Charity Detox: Helpful vs. Hurtful Charity
AJ Baime: The Arsenal of Democracy
Sep 23, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) AJ Baime: The Arsenal of Democracy | (5-8) Brock Smith And Arrowheads
Dave Cobb: The Producer Who Faked It Until He Made It
Sep 22, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Dave Cobb: The Producer Who Faked It Until He Made It | (5-6) Bureaucrats In Austin Try To Crush Airbnb | (7-8) “Free Range Kids” with Lenore Skenazy
Watercooler Talk: McDonald’s Coke And Iced Milk
Sep 21, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Watercooler Talk: McDonald’s Coke And Iced Milk | (2) Shark Tank: Traffic Ticket App | (3) Sweet Charity: Abolition Riots | (4) Is Resiliency Good For Your Health And Career? | (5-6) Right To Try: Do You Have The Right To Save Your Life? |…
First Jobs: Chris Rock And Kathy Hamilton
Sep 18, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) First Jobs: Chris Rock And Kathy Hamilton | (2) Final Thoughts: Fay Vincent on Isiah Nelson | (3-4) Kindness: Houston PD Ray Hunt | (5) To My Daughter With Down Syndrome on Her Wedding Day | (6-8) Ken Langone born 1935
Randall, Honey Badger Video Narrator
Sep 17, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Randall, Honey Badger Video Narrator | (2) Heidi Mitchell: Does Spicy Food Cause Bad Dreams? | (3-4) Marriage on the Mind: Head of the Household; Deb Wolniak Counsels a Struggling Wife from Alaska | (5-8) Judge Bobby Francis and Lanette Niavez
Dr. Rosemary Stein: Girl raised by great grandmother
Sep 16, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Dr. Rosemary Stein: Girl raised by great grandmother | (2-3) Civil Asset Forfeiture: Judy Wiese and Austin Berg | (5-8) Mr. Rogers
Favorite and Worst Concert Experiences
Sep 15, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Favorite and Worst Concert Experiences | (2) Lenore Skenazy: 11-Year-Old Boy Plays in His Yard, CPS Takes Him | (3-4) Beverly Willett: Tom Cliff | (5-8) Stephen Bienko, College Hunks Hauling Junk
Shark Tank: Petnostics…The $10 Pet Urine Test
Sep 14, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Shark Tank: Petnostics…The $10 Pet Urine Test | (2) I Gave My Dog an IQ Test | (3) Sweet Charity: College Donors | (4) Shower Thoughts; Goldberg on Evolution | (5) On Leadership: Chick-fil-as Dee Ann Turner
First Jobs: Ken Griffin
Sep 11, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) First Jobs: Ken Griffin | (2) Tony Dolan: For All Those Who Served | (3-4) Becket Fund: Pastor Soto and Luke
Judge Brings Kids To Tears…With Truth
Sep 10, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Judge Brings Kids To Tears…With Truth | (2) Heidi Mitchell: Can Adults Grow Taller? | (3-4) Marriage on the Mind: Mommy Vacations | (5-8) Kerry Cronin: Love and Hookups on College Campuses
The Buddy Holly Story
Sep 9, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) The Buddy Holly Story | (3-4) NFL’s Falcons Offer LOWEST Concession Prices In Pro Sports | (5-6) Dr. Rose: The Charming Scam-Artist Child | (7-8) Pilot Sully Sullenberger: The Story of an American Hero
Lady Antebellum Star Opens Up About Her Miscarriage
Sep 8, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Lady Antebellum Star Opens Up About Her Miscarriage | (2) Story of a Song: Carrie Underwood’s “Jesus Take The Wheel” | (3) Actor John Mitchum: Co-Writer of John Wayne’s “America, Why I Love Her” | (4) Cal Ripkin Jr. Breaks The All-Time…
Story of a Song: Pink Floyd’s Another Brick in the Wall Pt. 2
Sep 7, 2016 • 122 min
(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Pink Floyd’s Another Brick in the Wall Pt. 2; The Rolling Stones’ Gimme Shelter | (2) Buzz Aldrin: 2nd Man on the Moon | (3) Kids Eulogize Fallen Massachusetts State Police Trooper Thomas Clardy | (4) Rediscovering My Old Man…
First Jobs: Michael Dell
Sep 4, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) First Jobs: Michael Dell | (2) Shower Thoughts; SF Box | (3) Kindness: Fire/EMS finish roof, reading to dogs, dancing cop, freeing stuck eagle with 10/22, NOLA helping Baton Rouge | (4) Teacher: Ed Lucas, Story of a Song: Semisonic Closing…
College Housing: Lifestyles of the Pampered and Spoiled
Sep 3, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) College Housing: Lifestyles of the Pampered and Spoiled | (2) Heidi Mitchell: Home Remedies for Sunburn | (3-4) Marriage on the Mind: Lana’s Emotional Affair | (5-6) Top Gear’s Adam Ferrara on Cars and Opening For George Carlin | (7-8) Moving…
Dr. Rose: Coaching Parents To Handle Children as Individuals
Sep 2, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-2) Dr. Rose: Coaching Parents To Handle Children as Individuals | (3-4) Sandy Koufax K’s 18 In Game One of ‘59 World Series | ( 5-8) Amity Shlaes: What We Were Taught About The “New Deal” Is Wrong
Nickelodeon Promotes Cuban Communism to American Kids
Sep 1, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Nickelodeon Promotes Cuban Communism to American Kids | (5-8) Gene Wilder: Pure Imagination
Shark Tank: Edible Cups
Aug 31, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1) Shark Tank: Edible Cups | (2) Illegal for Prices to be Too Low? | (3) Sweet Charity: The Joy of Giving | (4) Brad Wilcox: Most Black Men Are Doing Just Fine | (5-8) Ed Lucas: Blind Broadcaster Overcoming Obstacles
Brandon Burlsworth: The Greatest Walk-On in College Football History
Aug 28, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Brandon Burlsworth: The Greatest Walk-On in College Football History | (5) Music’s Guilty Pleasures | (6) Muddy Waters: Father Of Chicago Blues | (7) In Praise Of The One-Second Pause | (8) Andrew Mellon died 1937
Lauryn Hill
Aug 27, 2016 • 81 min
(Segment 1-4) Lauryn Hill | (5-6) Recess Moms | (7-8) Marriage on the Mind: 10 Great Dates, David and Claudia Arps
William Wilberforce born 1759
Aug 26, 2016 • 81 min
1-3 William Wilberforce born 1759, 4 Jesse’s Shower Thoughts; Perfect Parents, Put Down Your Pitchforks, 5-6 White Castle: Jamie Richardson and Jahangir Kabir, 7-8 Dr. Rosemary Stein
Fannie Farmer’s Cooking Revolution
Aug 25, 2016 • 81 min
1 Fannie Farmer’s Cooking Revolution, 2 Random Acts Of Kindness: Bikers Vs. School Bullies, 3 Off Mic: On Food…Ratios Are EVERYTHING!, 4 Why No Mandated Car Seats For Flights?, 5-7 Coss Marte: Drug Kingpin Turned Personal Trainer, 8 Burning Question: Can…
Judge Judy: Case Of The Tupperware Lady
Aug 24, 2016 • 81 min
Judge Judy: Case Of The Tupperware Lady, Is Curry NBA’s Greatest Shooter AND Man?, Sweet Charity: Talking Books, Steve Martin: Good Guy Comedy, The Freeze Family’s “Audience of One”, The Private Citizen Who Helped Bring Down the Soviet Union