Behind the Bastards

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.... Show More

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In Episode 91, Robert is joined by Billy Wayne Davis, to discuss the baby-killing horror of homeopathy. FOOTNOTES: Hundreds of Babies Harmed by Homeopathic Remedies, Families Say Penelope Dingle's letters to Francine Scrayen Cancer victim Penelope Dingle 'in awe of homeopath' - husband Belief in Homeopathy Results in the Death of a 7-Year-Old Italian Child Antibiotic overprescribing: Still a major concern. Anticho... Read more

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In Episode 90, Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston to discuss the war on clowns.  FOOTNOTES: Apu Apustaja Clown faces fine for protesting neo-Nazi march Virginia Man Using Accordion-Playing Clowns To Get Revenge On White Supremacist Swedish neo-Nazis met by clown activists Clowns Attack KKK Rally in Charlotte, NC with Humor Clowns Kicked KKK Asses Producers, The (1967) -- (Movie Clip) Springtime For Hitler The ... Read more

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In Episode 89, Robert is joined by Eric Lampaert to discuss Bjorn Lomborg. FOOTNOTES: 1. Bjorn Lomborg’s lukewarmer misinformation about climate change and poverty 2. BJORN LOMBORG: PERFORMANCE ARTIST EXTRAORDINAIRE 3, Bjorn Lomborg Bibliography 4. Hot, It’s Not 5. On Bjorn Lomborg and extinction 6. The Skeptical Environmentalist: A Case Study In The Manufacture Of News 7. Bjørn Lomborg: the dissenting climate change voice who cha... Read more

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In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Jamie Loftus to continue discussing Ragnar Redbeard.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

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In episode 88, Robert is joined by Jamie Loftus to discuss Ragnar Redbeard, the socialist turned Proto-Nazi who inspired a mass shooting. FOOTNOTES: 1. Festival shooter Santino Legan wore tactical gear, sunglasses and a ballcap. He 'seemed confident in his use of the gun.' 2. Desmond, Arthur (1859–1926) 3. Ragnar Redbeard’s Might Is Right or the Survival of the Fittest 4. Babylon the Great 5. Anton Lavey's Satanic Philo... Read more

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Robert is joined by Qanon Anonymous for a crossover episode! FOOTNOTES: 1. Why this Charlottean is getting retweeted by Donald Trump 2. How Bill Mitchell Owned The Liberal Media 3. Trump Pundit Bill Mitchell Burns His Life Down With Pepe Tweet 4. FiveThirtyHate: Meet The Trump Movement's Post-Truth, Post-Math Anti-Nate Silver 5. Why liberals love Bill Mitchell, Twitter’s most absurd Trump supporter 6. Michael Flynn and George P... Read more

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October 1, 2019 82 min

In Episode 87, Robert is joined by Billy Wayne Davis to discuss fertility doctors. FOOTNOTES: 1. Lack of oversight and regulations may lead to IVF mishaps 2. Fertility clinic got woman pregnant with someone else's babies, lawsuit claims 3. British man 'fathered 600 children' at own fertility clinic 4. 'Fertility fraud': At-home DNA tests are revealing physicians who replaced donor sperm with their own 5. Their ... Read more

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In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Chris Crofton to continue discussing Rudolf Steiner. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

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In Episode 86, Robert is joined by Chris Crofton to discuss Rudolf Steiner. Footnotes: 1. A Reflection on the Anthroposophical Path of Schooling 2. 'Isms & 'Ologies: All the movements, ideologies and doctrines that have shaped our world 3. Biodynamic farming is on the rise – but how effective is this alternative agricultural practice? 4. Twitter Thread 5. Head Archivist, Archives at the Goeheanum Dornach, Switzerland. ... Read more

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In Part Two, Robert is joined again by Edgar Momplaisir to continue discussing Frederick Lindemann.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

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In Episode 85, Robert us joined by Edgar Momplaisir (Culture Kings) to discuss Frederick Lindemann: The Most Powerful Scientist In World History. Footnotes: 1.  Churchill's policies to blame for 1943 Bengal famine: Study 2. Frederick Lindemann: Churchill’s Eminence Grise? 3. The Most Powerful Scientist Ever: Winston Churchill's Personal Technocrat 4. Why ‘strategic’ bombing doesn’t seem to work 5. A Failure of Intelligence ... Read more

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September 12, 2019 57 min

Robert is joined by Anna Salinas for an update on Keith Raniere and NXIVM. FOOTNOTES: 1. Leader of Alleged Sex Cult NXIVM Hit With Child Porn Charges 2. NXIVM Leader Keith Raniere Arrested Just Before Group Sex: Former ‘Slave’ 3. Keith Raniere's Nxivm sex cult trial: What we learned 4. NXIVM Leader Held Woman Inside Bedroom for 2 Years, Ex-Lieutenant Testifies 5. Allison Mack Kept Sex Slave Photos for Blackmail, Ex-NXIVM Membe... Read more

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In Episode 83, Robert is joined by Jake Hanrahan to discuss Tommy Robinson. Footnotes: 1. Tommy Robinson boasts about scoring drugs and proclaims himself 'king of whole Islam race', in newly emerged video 2. Tommy Robinson encouraged vigilante action, judges say 3. Finsbury Park attacker turned violent by far-right posts from Tommy Robinson and Britain First, police say 4. Tommy Robinson: The rancour, rhetoric and riches ... Read more

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Robert is joined again by Jack O'Brien to discuss news grifter,  Andy Ngo. Footnotes: 1. What do the videos show of the brawl at Cider Riot? Take a look. 2. Undercover in Patriot Prayer: Insights From a Vancouver Democrat Who's Been Working Against the Far-Right Group from the Inside 3. Respectable Law Tweet 1 4. Respectable Law Tweet 2 5. New Evidence Shows Joey Gibson's Role in Planning May Day Attack at Cider Riot 6... Read more

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In Episode 82, Robert is joined by Jack O’Brien to discuss news grifters. Footnotes: 1. ACORN sting 'pimp' is N.J. man who attended Rutgers University 2. James O’Keefe: Portrait Of An Activist As A Campus Gadfly 3. The Leadership Institute: The Group That Helped Launch The Conservative Careers Of Two Alleged Phone Tamperers 4. Abortion foe goes undercover 5. What the NYT Magazine Doesn't Say About James O'Keefe 6. N... Read more

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In episode 81, Robert is joined by Karah Preiss and Oz Woloshyn (Sleepwalkers Podcast) to discuss Fritz Haber. Footnotes: 1. Master Mind: The Rise and Fall of Fritz Haber, the Nobel Laureate Who Launched the Age of Chemical Warfare 2. A BRIEF BIOGRAPHY OF FRITZ HABER 3. The German Dr. Evil who invented chemical warfare 4. Fritz Haber’s Experiments in Life and Death 5. 100 years on: The day the first poison gas attack changed the fa... Read more

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Robert is joined by Billy Wayne Davis to discuss the Origins of Chiropractic Medicine. FOOTNOTES: 1. Deaths after chiropractic: a review of published cases 2. Conspiracy Meme3. D.D. Palmer's Lifeline 4. Herald Journal5. 10 THINGS "THE FOUNDER" D.D. PALMER SAID ABOUT CHIROPRACTIC. 6. Chiropractic Antivaccination Arguments 7. D.D. Palmer's Religion of Chiropractic 8. Murder They Wrote: The Death of D.D. Palmer and It... Read more

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August 23, 2019 40 min

Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston for a reading of Chapter Seven of Robert's. 'The War on Everyone. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

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August 22, 2019 37 min

Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston for a reading of Chapter Six of Robert's. 'The War on Everyone. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

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August 21, 2019 29 min

Robert is joined by Katy Stoll and Cody Johnston for a reading of Chapter Five of Robert's. 'The War on Everyone. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

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