37 episodes

Each episode, we randomly choose a new location in the USA and find out the most interesting story we can about it.

The Anytown, USA Podcas‪t‬ Courtney and Ty

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

Each episode, we randomly choose a new location in the USA and find out the most interesting story we can about it.

    37. The Republic of What? Windsor, VT

    37. The Republic of What? Windsor, VT

    Hey, it turns out that Vermont really WAS a Republic! But man, did they mess up when it came to its original name. That and more in our exploration of Windsor, VT>

    • 32 min
    36. Smyrna Delaware-- Prison Riots and Baked Slop

    36. Smyrna Delaware-- Prison Riots and Baked Slop

    We check out Smyrna, Delaware, the site of the last legal hanging in the United States... in 1996. Also, prison riots and Amish markets.

    • 44 min
    35. Honolulu and the Massie Affair

    35. Honolulu and the Massie Affair

    On September 12, 1931, Thalia Massie stormed out of a Navy dance in Waikiki and set off a chain of events that would a man dead, captivate Americans on the mainland and change the political face of Hawaii right up to the present day. It was known as the Massie Affair.

    • 43 min
    34. The Slave Revolt of 1733--The Virgin Islands

    34. The Slave Revolt of 1733--The Virgin Islands

    In 1733, Akwamu slaves rebelled against their Danish masters and took the island of St. John by force. But why did their rebellion ultimately fail?

    • 35 min
    33. Ranald MacDonald and the Opening of Japan; Ferry County, Washington

    33. Ranald MacDonald and the Opening of Japan; Ferry County, Washington

    As a young boy, Chinook tribal member Ranald MacDonald had dreamed of exploring Japan. The only problem was that the country had been closed to foreigners for 200 years and was known to execute any who dared to break this law. But why would he let a little thing like that stop him?

    • 31 min
    32. Iceboxes and Mormon Kingdoms: Emmet County, MI

    32. Iceboxes and Mormon Kingdoms: Emmet County, MI

    James Jesse Strang had a vision. It involved an island in the middle of Lake Michigan and an angelic decree that he was destined to be its king.

    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

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2 Ratings

2 Ratings

Joel Mackenzie ,

Great idea, well executed

The hosts have good chemistry, which is what I look for in a podcast! Plus the idea is awesome — they prove there are tons of great stories about small towns across the country. 👍🏽

CanadianGirl2319 ,

One Town at a Time, Great Show!

Such a great unique idea for a podcast, visiting each town episode by episode. The best part is the way they pick their episodes, I won't spoil it, go listen now!

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