Behind the Bastards

There’s a reason the History Channel has produced hundreds of documentaries about Hitler but only a few about Dwight D. Eisenhower. Bad guys (and gals) are eternally fascinating. Behind the Bastards dives in past the Cliffs Notes of the worst humans in history and exposes the bizarre realities of their lives. Listeners will learn about the young adult novels that helped Hitler form his monstrous ideology, the founder of Blackwater’s insane quest to build his own Air Force, the bizarre lives of the sons and daughters of dictators and Saddam Hussein’s side career as a trashy romance novelist.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h12m. Bisher sind 402 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 2 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 19 days 15 hours 10 minutes

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episode 13: The Non-Nazi Bastards Who Helped Hitler Rise To Power


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 2018-07-24  1h52m
 
 

episode 12: The British Super-Soldier Who Killed A Nation


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 2018-07-17  1h30m
 
 

Part Two: Qaddafi: His Bizarre Sci-Fi Stories, Childhood Hate Crimes and Amazonian Bodyguard Fetish


Robert is joined again by David Bell and they continue discuss the insane life of the controversial former leader of Libya, Muammar Qaddafi.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com


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episode 11: Part One: Qaddafi: His Bizarre Sci-Fi Stories, Childhood Hate Crimes and Amazonian Bodyguard Fetish


Muammar Qaddafi was probably the craziest bastard to ever steer a nation. In Episode 11, Robert is joined by David Bell (www.patreon.com/GamefullyUnemployed) and they discuss the insane life of Libyan Dictator, Muammar Qaddafi. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com


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 2018-07-10  1h10m
 
 

Part Two: The Film Directing Playboy King Who Handed His Country to Pol Pot


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 2018-07-05  50m
 
 

episode 10: Part One: The Film Directing Playboy King Who Handed His Country to Pol Pot


Pol Pot is an evil bastard who had half his country killed, but he isn’t an interesting bastard, that title belongs to the man who enabled him, King Norodom Sihanouk. In Episode 10, Robert is joined by comedian, Caitlin Gill and they discuss the monarch who destroyed half of Cambodia and made some of the worst films ever.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com


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 2018-07-03  1h12m
 
 

episode 9: Concentration Camps Are Back, So Let's Talk About Their History


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 2018-06-26  1h27m
 
 

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 2018-06-21  1h28m
 
 

episode 8: Part One: The Child Molester Whose Sex Cult Taught Women Friendship


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Part Two: King Leopold II: The First Modern Bastard


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 2018-06-14  43m