23 episodes

History's least-important bits....from the funny to the completely insane, and everything in between!

New episodes every Tuesday.

Hosts: Adam Azra'el, Anthony Staten

Producer: Adam Azra'el

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    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

History's least-important bits....from the funny to the completely insane, and everything in between!

New episodes every Tuesday.

Hosts: Adam Azra'el, Anthony Staten

Producer: Adam Azra'el

    Dear Leader

    Dear Leader

    Who's got a more Presidential title? You decide as Adam makes the case for team Saparmurat Niyazov and Anthony shills for Idi Amin....oh, and both of them were crazy. Like, CRAZY crazy.

    Hosts: Adam Azra'el, Anthony Staten //

    Producer: Adam Azra'el

    • 30 min
    The Silver Screen

    The Silver Screen

    Anthony's got some stories from Oz....or at least, from the set of a movie about Oz. Something about a Wizard. Not to be outdone, Adam throws it even farther back to one of the first blockbuster science fiction movies, its crazy director, and how we still don't know what it's about. //

    Hosts: Adam Azra'el, Anthony Staten //

    Producer: Adam Azra'el

    • 46 min
    Pirates!

    Pirates!

    Arrrrrrgh, matey. Anthony's got the dirt on the worst pirate in history. Adam's mad about one particular act of piracy that cost America dearly.

    Hosts: Anthony Staten, Adam Azra'el

    Producer: Adam Azra'el

    • 25 min
    The Mad Scientists

    The Mad Scientists

    They're back, baby! Anthony talks Tycho Brahe; Adam digs into Nikola Tesla.

    Hosts: Anthony Staten, Adam Azra'el

    Producer: Adam Azra'el

    • 28 min
    The Great Escape(s)

    The Great Escape(s)

    Adam and Anthony trade stories of prison escapes. Lots of prison escapes, in fact....but surprisingly few escapees.

    • 22 min
    Man vs. Nature

    Man vs. Nature

    Anthony talks about China's Four Pests initiative....and one pest in particular. Adam gets philosophical with an exploration of the Perverse Incentive....formerly known as the Cobra Effect.

    Hosts: Anthony Staten, Adam Azra'el

    Producer: Adam Azra'el

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

PhoebesGhost ,

Well done and worth the listen

Interesting stories about things you didn’t know you needed to know about!

minnie minnow ,

History can be fun...

If you follow The Lesser Stories! Keep ‘em coming!

Wes the Westie ,

Laughs and learning

These guys have me giggling in my car as I listen...and I always come away learning something too!

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