Episodes

Nov. 6, 2019

The Northfield Raid | James-Younger Gang

On December 7th, 1876, 8 strangers rode into the town of Northfield Minnesota. Shortly before noon they stopped at a local restau…

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Oct. 18, 2019

The Fetterman Fight | Battle Of The Hundred In Hand

On a frigid December day in 1866, Captain William J. Fetterman led his troops into the teeth of an estimated force of anywhere be…

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Oct. 11, 2019

The Bloody Bender Family

In Spring of 1871 the body of a man named Jones was discovered in Drum Creek, not far from present day Cherryvale, Kansas. The de…

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Sept. 30, 2019

John Wesley Hardin

In the fall of 1868, John Wesley Hardin, a fugitive wanted for murder, was laying low when he got word that a group of three Unio…

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Sept. 20, 2019

The Glanton Gang | The REAL Blood Meridian

John Joel Glanton, veteran of both the Texas Revolution and the Mexican American War, was survivor of Goliad, a former Texas Rang…

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Sept. 8, 2019

John Colter | The First Mountain Man

John Colter, known as the first mountain man, came west as a member of the Lewis and Clark expedition. They braved the great Miss…

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Aug. 11, 2019

Quanah Parker

Quanah Parker, the son of a war chief and a white captive, the first and only principal chief of the Comanche Nation. And one of …

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July 21, 2019

The REAL Lonesome Dove

On this episode we delve into the fascinating true events and real people who helped inspire what I consider to be the greatest s…

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June 29, 2019

Brushy Bill Roberts

On the night of July 14th, 1881, the infamous outlaw Billy The Kid was killed in Ft. Sumner New Mexico. Sheriff Pat Garret was qu…

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May 26, 2019

The REAL Al Swearengen

Al Swearengen was the owner and proprietor of the Gem Saloon - a den of sin and vice - for over two decades in the violent boo…

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Feb. 6, 2019

Bass Reeves

Born into slavery in 1838, Bass Reeves was one of the first African American deputy U.S. Marshals west of the Mississippi Rive…

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