Episode Archive

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TR and the Boys

How Theodore Roosevelt gave a young editor a square deal.

Kaw-liga!

Hank Williams was well-known for his “heartbreak” songs, but this one’s just a bit different.

Swan Song Surprise

You’re listening to Julius Larosa with 1955’s “Let's Stay Home Tonight” and…

Transformation Scene from Jekyll and Hyde

"What a great costume, Dr. Jekyll..."

Wal, I Swan!

Al Bernard, "The Boy from Dixie".

In The Mood

No matter what mood you’re in, this one will get you movin’.

“Take Me Out To The Ballgame!”

Play Ball! Baseball’s unofficial anthem gets the All-Star treatment.

The Peat Bog Soldiers

From Wikipedia: Die MoorsoldatenWohin auch das Auge blicket. Moor und Heide nur ringsum. Vogelsang uns nicht erquicket. Eichen stehen kahl und krumm. Wir sind ...

Cinderell-y Man

As far as boxing names go, there are lots of “Sugar Rays”, plenty of “Golden Boys”…but only one Cinderella Man.

The Battle on the Ice

The film Aleksandr Nevsky is a recounting of a 13th century prince’s rise to national hero-dom. But parallels to the storyline echoed through the ...

The Ghost of Elvis Presley

Some believe Elvis liked Nashville’s RCA studio so much that…he never left. Presley recorded “I Was the One” as the b side to “Heartbreak ...

All Shook Up

Elvis played guitar on this 1957 RCA recording, but…not in the way you’d think.