Episodes

June 22, 2022

Joaquin Murrieta

Imagine for a second that you’re a young immigrant, lured to a foreign land with hopes of creating a better life for yourself and…

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June 8, 2022

Dewey Beard & a Horse named Comanche

This is a tale of two survivors. One, affectionately known as Comanche, was an 8-year veteran of the U.S. military. He was first …

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May 25, 2022

The Brothers McCarty

The Gambler lived his life as did many of his kind, quietly and in the shadows. Never making a mark nor desiring to do so. His lo…

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May 10, 2022

Rube Burrow | The Robinhood of Alabama

Rube Burrow got his start as an honest man. A simple cowboy and farmer with a wife and children. But when his wife died and the f…

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April 22, 2022

Brushy Bill is a Lying Liar

The outlaw Billy the Kid was allegedly killed at the age of 21 by Sheriff Pat Garrett in the year 1881. Skip ahead another 70 yea…

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April 6, 2022

Alfred Packer | Colorado Cannibal

April 1874. Present day Colorado. A half-starved weather-beaten Alfred Packer came limping into the Los Pinos Indian Agency seeki…

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March 31, 2022

The Bandit Killer

This is a re-release! Hope you enjoy and I'll be back next week with brand spanking new material! Email me!   Check out my websi…

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March 16, 2022

The Newton Massacre

There’s two things you just don’t discuss in a beer joint: politics and religion. Reason being these topics tend to be a bit divi…

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March 9, 2022

BONUS - Obscure History | The Lawless Horrel Brothers

In a remote corner of Oregon’s northeastern territory exists a mysterious and foreboding village. This is the legend of Sammyvill…

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March 3, 2022

La Matanza - The Slaughter

The 1919 Texas Ranger Investigation - and the Canales Hearing that followed - shed light on misconduct and atrocities committed b…

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Feb. 17, 2022

Britt Johnson & the Searchers

In October of 1864 Britton Johnson’s son was murdered and his wife and two surviving children were taken captive by a Kiowa War P…

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Feb. 2, 2022

The Arrest of Annie Oakley

August 1903. The famous Annie Oakley is arrested in Chicago for theft, a crime committed in order to obtain money to fuel her coc…

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Jan. 19, 2022

Kit Carson's Failure

In 1849 a trader named James White decided to break from his wagon train and push on ahead with just his family and a few men. Th…

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Jan. 5, 2022

Big Alice & the Battle of the Bordellos

Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned, ain’t that what they say? But what happens when it’s also a woman doing the scorning? And…

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Jan. 3, 2022

Big Nose George | Wyoming Bandit

George Parrot - aka Big Nose George – was a basic run-of-the-mill road agent. Trains, stagecoaches, general stores – they were al…

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Dec. 22, 2021

Satanta's Flight | Kiowa

Kiowa Chief Satanta – known as the great orator – was an influential leader of his people and participant in both battles of Adob…

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Dec. 12, 2021

Coming Soon | 2022 Trailer

Brand spanking new tales of the wild and woolly west, headed your way January 5th, 2022! And boy, let me tell you - it feels good…

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Nov. 8, 2021

Old Henry Falls Hard | Movie Review

Just thought I'd check in and give my take on two western movies - Old Henry and The Harder They Fall. WARNING: SPOILER ALERTS!!!…

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Oct. 18, 2021

Mountain Man Jim Clyman & UPDATE!

Jim Clyman is a name that pops up consistently in all the books I’ve read on mountain men and fur trappers, but I never really di…

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Aug. 16, 2021

Bill Longley | The Deadliest Gun in Texas

There's just no denying that Texas produced its fair share of stone-cold killers in the latter part of the 19th century. Men like…

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July 25, 2021

Chief Joseph & the Nez Perce War

In the summer of 1877 Chief Joseph and the peaceful Nez Perce went to war with the U.S. Government in a running fight that spanne…

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July 5, 2021

Billy the Kid's Last Stand

Discovered sometime prior to 1952 in the Florida Mountains of Southwestern New Mexico, the “Last Stand Note” - written on a pi…

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June 20, 2021

Tom Tobin & The Bloody Espinosas

When Felipe Espinosa and younger brother Vivian were feeling bloody, the bodies were sure to follow. And in the spring and summer…

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June 14, 2021

Commodore Perry Owens & The Pleasant Valley War

GREETINGS! This is a Podcast Swap, hosted by my friend Michael from the podcast Texas History Lessons! After you give this a l…

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