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Episode 14: Larry Flynt Part 1 (Freedom of Speech Defender & Erotic Entertainment Purveyor)
Larry Flynt might be a name you are familiar with; he's been featured in books, movies, and quite a few news stories over the past 4 decades.Larry has had 5 wives, 5 children, and many, many businesses. His most infamous business being Hustler magazine...
Episode 13: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (The Notorious RBG)
Ruth Bader Ginsburg inspired many during her 87 years of life, and certainly during her 27 years serving as a justice on the US Supreme Court, the 2nd woman to ever do so in America. Ruth was strong in her values and the absolute definition of grit. She...
Episode 12: Julian Assange Part 2 (Hacker Interrupted)
We start Part 2 of the Julian Assange story with many questions. Will Julian Assange evade extradition and his numerous looming legal charges? Did Julian assist Russia with illegal United States Presidential election interference in 2016? Did Julian...
Episode 11: Julian Assange Part 1 (Robinhood of Hacking?)
How did Julian Assange, a convicted Australian teenage hacker of the 1990s, become a secret revealing refugee on the run, attempting to evade extradition? Why did America to investigate if he broke the espionage act? And did Julian really hang out with...
Episode 10: Madalyn Murray O'Hair (The Most Hated Woman in America)
How did activist atheist and Most Hated Woman in America Madalyn Murray O'Hair and her family end up dismembered, burned, and buried? Find out today on Controversial Figures.Connect with us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/FiguresPodcastEpisode...
Episode 9: Lou Pearlman (Back Street Boy and NSYNC Defrauder)
American business man Lou Pearlman created some of the biggest boy bands in the 1990s, including NSYNC, The Backstreet Boys, O Town, and LFO to name a few. Lou even called himself the 6th Backstreet Boy. These bands were performing to sold out concerts...
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Everyone has two sides, but some are more sinister than others. Host Tammy Hawkins presents each story by detailing the lives and actions of well known figures. Each episode is packed with so much information and detail that I guarantee you’ve never heard before. At the end, you’ll be able to decide for yourself who these controversial figures really are. From the great sound quality, fun intro/outro music, and a voice that soothes the soul...there’s no controversy to Tammy Hawkins! A well done podcast that deserves 5 stars!👏🏻