Explore the BACKSTORY behind some of the most intriguing tales in history, culture, religion and science from Chicago and beyond.
It's part of what makes the mile magnificent: how Chicago's Intercontinental Hotel came to be.
Lincoln's Rise to Power
How Lincoln's early years, and an unlikely alliance helped him rise to the highest office in the land.
The Second City Sinners
Take a trip back through time to discover three lost stories of Chicago history.
The Klan Detective
It took a man of dubious moral character to infiltrate and bring justice to the 1860's KKK...
How one of the original stand-ups can show us what humor's really good for.
He was a bootlegger bigger than Capone, but you've probably never heard of him.
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I remember being more scared by this movie than any other!
Now we know the Backstory!
Great stories and presentation
This is such a great story telling podcast of interesting topics. Larry presents the unusual backgrounds well. I look forward to these podcasts! 👍🏻
Love listening to Larry and his stories.👍👍👏👏