Join us for mad chats about dictators: who is one, what they’ve done, and how they got away with it (or didn’t!). We have a squiz at history and speculate about what makes these mad bastards tick.
S1: The Cold War explained
In the season finale of 'What the Dick(tator)? LK and Rossy deliver an explainer ep all about the Cold War. Find out who were the main players, how long it went for and where LK would take the Cold War on a first date. Listen now!
S1: Saddam Hussein
LK and Rossy are all about a slimmed down, fly by the seat of your pants review of history. But in this episode they promise to give you all the good bits about Saddam Hussein and how he changed from a school teacher/romance novelist to dictator. Listen now to find out all the deets.
S1: Benito Mussolini
In this episode Rossy does a Contiki tour of Italy with a World War 2 themed mission featuring the inventor of fascism: Mussolini. Find out why Benito was determined to create the ideal Italian man, how he became mates with Hitler and the book sales from his romantic novel. There is also a cameo appearance from 'Producer Rob'! Have a listen.
S1: Fidel Castro
Some people say he was a champ others say he was a jerk, but he's leadership style definetly lends itself to: 'Dictator'. Find out how he created a beaut health care and education system and that one time he almost nuked the yanks. Discover why Cuban's eat so many eggs and all the details of her 1st date with Castro. Listen now
S1: Pol Pot
On this weeks dictators menu we have Pol Pot. As we venture to Southeast Asia we learn all about the Khmer Rouge, the Cambodian genocide and LK's recommendations for booze purchases while on a bus tour from Thailand. Rossy takes a strategic approach to her 1st date with Pol Pot scenario and ends up saving the nation (...hypothetically). Listen now!
S1: Joseph Stalin
This week LK and Rossy head to the soviet block and they meet one of the most terrifying humans to ever walk this earth. While Joseph Stalin's moustache game is strong he could do with some PD when it comes to leadership and mass murder. Find out why Stalin never became a priest or a weather man and other fun facts including where LK would take him for a 1st date. Listen now!