Right Now in Behind the Bastards

Part One: Mark Zuckerberg: The Worst Person of the 21st Century (So Far)

Mark Zuckerberg Is A Much, Much Worse Person Than You’d Guess. In Episode 43, Robert is joined by Maggie Mae Fish and Jamie Loftus to discuss Zuckerberg's rise in the tech world and what makes him a huge bastard. 




Episode 43: Mark Zuckerberg: The Worst Person of the 21st Century (So Far) Photos

Episode 43: Mark Zuckerberg: The Worst Person of the 21st Century (So Far) Photos

Episode 43: Mark Zuckerberg: The Worst Person of the 21st Century (So Far) Footnotes

Episode 43: Mark Zuckerberg: The Worst Person of the 21st Century (So Far) Footnotes

Part Two: R. Kelly: His Life, Times & Vicious Sex Cult

In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Teresa Lee to continue discussing R. Kelly.

. Part One: R. Kelly: His Life, Times & Vicious Sex Cult

Does R. Kelly Have A Sex Cult? In episode 42, Robert is joined by comedian Teresa Lee to discuss the life of R&B singer, R. Kelly. 

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Episode 42: R. Kelly: His Life, Times & Vicious Sex Cult Footnotes

Part Two: Alfred Hitchcock: The Director Who Randomly Tortured People

In Part Two. Robert is joined by Abed Geith to finish discussing Alfred Hitchcock.

Part One: Alfred Hitchcock: The Director Who Randomly Tortured People

Was it worth it? In Episode 41, Robert is joined by Abed Geith to discuss Alfred Hitchcock the  brilliant director who also tortured his friends and employees.

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Episode 41: Alfred Hitchcock: The Director Who Randomly Tortured People Footnotes

Special X-Mas Non-Bastard: Raoul Wallenberg, History's Greatest Hero

In Episode 40, Robert is joined by Anna Hossnieh to discuss one of his heroes, Raoul Wallenberg.

Episode 40: Special X-Mas Non-Bastard: Raoul Wallenberg, History's Greatest Hero Foonotes

Episode 40: Special X-Mas Non-Bastard: Raoul Wallenberg, History's Greatest Hero Foonotes

The Bastards That Kill Diabetics for a Profit

In Episode 39, Robert is joined by Katie Goldin (Creature Feature) to discuss the bastardful tale of Insulin.






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Episode 39: The Bastards That Kill Diabetics for a Profit Footnotes

Jacob Wohl And The Krassensteins: A Tale of Several Grifters

Grifters and conmen thrive in times of unrest and chaos. In Episode 38, Robert is joined by Shereen Lani Younes to discuss the tales of several grifters.

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Episode 38: Jacob Wohl And The Krassensteins: A Tale of Several Grifters Footnotes

Part Two: The Accidental Genocide of the Andaman Islands

In the last episode, we discussed talked mostly about the history of the Andaman islands in general, and not North Sentinel Island specifically. In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Andrew Ti (Yo Is This Racist) to discuss the Sentinel Island in detail.  

Part One: The Accidental Genocide of the Andaman Islands

In episode 37, Robert is joined by Andrew Ti (Yo Is This Racist) to discuss the history of the Andaman Islands.

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Episode 37: The Accidental Genocide of the Andaman Islands Footnotes

Part Two: Phrenology: The Bastard Science of Racism

When we last left the science of Phrenology, it had spread like wildfire throughout the United States and, later, Europe. Robert is joined again by podcast pioneer Josh Clark (Stuff You Should Know, The End of the World) to continue discussing scientific racism.





Part One: Phrenology: The Bastard Science of Racism

For some people, racism isn’t enough. They aren’t satisfied with just hating someone because of their appearance. They need a scientific justification for their bigotry. In episode 36, Robert is joined by podcast pioneer Josh Clark (Stuff You Should Know, The End of the World) to discuss the long, long chain of scientific racism.