Right Now in Behind the Bastards

In Part Two of our series on Steven Seagal, Robert is joined again by the Internet's Seanbaby and they continue to discuss Steven Seagal who is an actual monster.

Part One: Steven Seagal Is So Much Worse Than You'd Ever Imagine

Trust us, Steven Seagal is a world class monster. On episode 26, Robert is joined by the Internet's Seanbaby about Seagal's aikido, alleged human trafficking and unconscionable blues music.

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Episode 26: Steven Seagal Is So Much Worse Than You'd Ever Imagine Footnotes

Part Two: Ronald and Nancy Reagan: The Bastards Behind the AIDS Crisis

In Part Two: Part Two: Ronald and Nancy Reagan: The Bastards Behind the AIDS Crisis, Robert is joined again by Andy Beckerman (Couples Therapy Podcast) and they continuing discussing The AIDS epidemic and how the Reagans were involved. 

Part One: Ronald and Nancy Reagan: The Bastards Behind the AIDS Crisis

In Episode 25, Robert is joined by comedian Andy Beckerman (Couples Therapy Podcast) to discuss Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan and the AIDS crisis. When Robert started researching for this episode, he expected it would be a fairly straightforward episode about how homophobia and religious fundamentalism in the halls of American power led to an executive branch that fiddled while thousands of gay people died. The story he uncovered was very different, and somehow even more offensive, than the one he'd set out to research.

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Episode 25: Ronald and Nancy Reagan: The Bastards Behind the AIDS Crisis Footnotes

Part Two: Rodrigo Duterte: The Hitler of the Philippines

In Part Two about Rodrigo Duterte, Robert is joined again by comedian Blake Wexler and they discuss Duterte's presidency and spoiler alert how Facebook helped him get elected. 

Unobscured Trailer

Introducing Unobscured, the newest Aaron Mahnke podcast on the HowStuffWorks Network.

Part One: Duterte: The Mass Murdering Mayor

Duterte’s drug war in the Philippines is now the greatest mass slaughter of civilians in Asia since the rise of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia. In episode 24, Robert is joined by comedian Blake Wexler to discuss what’s happening in the Philippines and how it is entirely intentional and directed by a single man, Rodrigo Duterte.

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Episode 24: Duterte: The Mass Murdering Mayor Footnotes

Part Two: Blackwater's Erik Prince Wrote A Book About How Much He Sucks

In Part Two about Erik Prince, Robert is joined again by Miles Gray (The Daily Zeitgeist) to discuss all the insane information from Erik's autobiography. 

Part One:  Erik Prince: The Rich Kid Who Bought An Army

Have you ever heard of a guy named Erik Prince? In episode 23, Robert is joined by Miles Gray (The Daily Zeitgeist) and they discuss the life of Erik Prince the man who wants his own Air Force. 

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Episode 23: Erik Prince: The Rich Kid Who Bought An Army Footnotes

Part Two:  How Alex Jones Got Rich at the Low, Low Price of Other People's Lives

This is Part Two of our trilogy on Alex Jones, Robert dives back into the madness with Noel Brown and Benjamin Bowlin (Ridiculous History and Stuff They Don't Want You To Know) 

Part One: Alex Jones: The Godfather of Fake News

Alex Jones has been banned from Facebook, Twitter, the App Store and pretty much every other mainstream app that is capable of somehow spreading information. In Episode 22, Robert is joined by Noel Brown and Benjamin Bowlin (Ridiculous History and Stuff They Don't Want You To Know) and they discuss how Alex Jones became an architect of modern conservative media.

Episode 22: Alex Jones: The Godfather of Fake News Photos

Episode 22: Alex Jones: The Godfather of Fake News Photos

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Episode 22: Alex Jones: The Godfather of Fake News Footnotes

Part Two: How Hollywood Helped The Nazis

In Part Two: How Hollywood Helped The Nazis, Robert is joined again by Daniel Van Kirk and they continue to discuss the influence Nazism had on Hollywood.

Part One: How Hollywood Helped The Nazis

Hitler was very aware of the impact movies had on him and everyone else and he believed the spoken word was the only way to push large scale societal changes. He noted that, just as people were more convinced by his speeches, movies were more convincing. In Episode 21, Robert is joined by comedian Daniel Van Kirk and they examine the influence Hitler and The Nazis had on Hollywood.