Right Now in Behind the Bastards

Robert is joined again by comedian Ever Mainard and they continue to discuss Charles Koch, the notorious face behind the Koch Brothers empire.

Part One: Charles Koch: The Luke Skywalker of Rich People

In Episode 17, Robert is joined by the hilarious Ever Mainard and they discuss Charles Koch, who despite being born into impossible fortune came to believe that he and his fellow rich people were the most discriminated class in America. Over the course of a convoluted and bloody career, Charles Koch would become the driving force behind the infamous “Koch Brothers” and build a rebellion with a goal no less extreme than the destruction of the U.S. government as we know it. 

Episode 17: Charles Koch: The Luke Skywalker of Rich People Photos

Episode 17: Charles Koch: The Luke Skywalker of Rich People Photos

Episode 17: Charles Koch: The Luke Skywalker of Rich People Footnotes

Episode 17: Charles Koch: The Luke Skywalker of Rich People Footnotes

Descendant of the Original Boogeyman: Albert Fish

Albert Fish was a cannibalistic child-murderer who loved lighting his own butt on fire. In Episode 16 Robert is joined by comedian Maggie Mae Fish who is a descendent of Albert Fish. 

Episode 16: Descendant of the Original Boogeyman: Albert Fish Photos

Episode 16: Descendant of the Original Boogeyman: Albert Fish Photos

Episode 16: Descendant of the Original Boogeyman: Albert Fish Footnotes

Episode 16: Descendant of the Original Boogeyman: Albert Fish Footnotes

Part Two: No Matter How Much You Hate Paul Manafort, You Should Hate Him More (And Here’s Why)

Robert is joined again by Dave Ross (Suicide Buddies Podcast) to continue talking about Paul Manafort.

No Matter How Much You Hate Paul Manafort, You Should Hate Him More (And Here’s Why)

Paul Manafort invented some of the very worst parts of our modern world. In a real way, he is one of the architects of our current national nightmare. In Episode 15, Robert is joined by  comedian, Dave Ross (Suicide Buddies Podcast) to discuss Paul Manafort aka The Man Who Donkey-Punched Democracy. Paul Manafort’s work with the Trump Campaign is actually just about the LEAST objectionable thing this man has done in his entire life. Manafort is a MAJOR bad guy!

Episode 15: No Matter How Much You Hate Paul Manafort, You Should Hate Him More (And Here’s Why) Photos

Episode 15: No Matter How Much You Hate Paul Manafort, You Should Hate Him More (And Here’s Why) Photos

Episode 15: No Matter How Much You Hate Paul Manafort, You Should Hate Him More (And Here’s Why) Footnotes

Episode 15: No Matter How Much You Hate Paul Manafort, You Should Hate Him More (And Here’s Why) Footnotes

The Astrologer Who Managed The Reagan Presidency

Was Ronald Reagan's Astrologer a Bastard? In Episode 14, Robert is joined by Molly Lambert and Tess Lynch (Night Call Podcast) and they dive into Joan Quigley's career as The Reagan's Astrologer. 

Episode 14: The Astrologer Who Managed The Reagan Presidency Photos

Episode 14: The Astrologer Who Managed The Reagan Presidency Photos

Episode 14: The Astrologer Who Managed The Reagan Presidency Footnotes

Episode 14: The Astrologer Who Managed The Reagan Presidency Footnotes

The Non-Nazi Bastards Who Helped Hitler Rise To Power

This week we did something a little bit different. In Episode 13, Robert is joined by Naomi Ekperigin (Couples Therapy Podcast) and we will be getting ‘behind’ Hitler again, but our focus is not going to be the Fuhrer himself or any Nazis, for that matter. Instead we’re talking about the men and women who helped Hitler rise to power

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

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

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

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

The British Super-Soldier Who Killed A Nation

He was a highly skilled soldier who murdered an estimated 300,000 or more of his own people. In Episode 12, Robert is joined by comedian Brodie Reed and they discuss Idi Amin's rise to power and rule in Uganda. 

Episode 12: The British Super-Soldier Who Killed A Nation Photos

Episode 12: The British Super-Soldier Who Killed A Nation Photos

Episode 12: The British Super-Soldier Who Destroyed His Own Nation Footnotes

Episode 12: The British Super-Soldier Who Destroyed His Own Nation Footnotes