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By Steve Childers
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Most important July 4th + Success or Failure for Reconstruction

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Our favorite holidays
Big Jack and I breakdown our favorite American holidays. What are yours?
30:10
September 11, 2021
"The Highwaymen"
Let's talk about the guys who took down Bonnie and Clyde!
20:59
September 2, 2021
"Who Dis?!?!?"
Tonight is a classic game from my classroom days! Play along with Big Jack!
27:25
August 26, 2021
Meet Pope' A real American hero!!!
We meet Pope' and listen to our closing credits! It's time to give credit to the ones who help bring the show to you!
20:36
August 20, 2021
"The Bandit Who Wouldn't Give Up"
The legend of Elmer McCurdy...and I do mean LEGEND! His corpse is more famous than him.
18:18
August 13, 2021
Old west insults and gunfights!
Listen to me insult Big Jack old west style YEEEE HAWWW!!! Also, some facts and numbers behind Old West gunfights!
19:31
August 5, 2021
Big Jack takes the Citizenship Test!!!
Big Jack takes the Citizenship Test this week! How did he do?
30:01
July 30, 2021
"Gangs of New York", Ice Cream, and States trivia with Big Jack
We break down "Gangs of New York", a brief history of Ice Cream in America, and does Big Jack know where things are? Play the game "Which State"
45:35
July 22, 2021
The Resume Game, "Glory" and hot dogs for everyone
Big Jack is our first contestant on our first history game. We dig into the history stuff of 1989's "Glory" and the hot dog in America.
38:40
July 15, 2021
Season two kickoff!
We break down how we're going to examine the history in history movies!
38:53
July 8, 2021
Wrap it up and then unwrap it!
We break down season one and preview season two! Check the show for the premier of season two!
30:57
April 29, 2021
The President tournament final!
Washington vs T. Roosevelt!!!! Who ya got????
53:49
April 16, 2021
Presidential Final Four
Let's get to it, the final four. We're here. All feedback is welcomed! We love it!
19:03
April 2, 2021
The Elite Eight!
We have it down to the elite eight of Presidents. Let your voice be heard! History belongs to all of us.
44:21
March 25, 2021
A review of the Netflix docuseries “The Lost Pirate Kingdom” and a profile/tribute to Suffragettes
The Netflix series “The Lost Pirate Kingdom” is a must watch. I’m going to tell you why in my review. Also, we keep talking about Women’s history and salute the suffragettes!
31:46
March 19, 2021
This is all about the Presidents!
We have four MONSTER matchups in this episode!
26:29
March 16, 2021
Sojourner Truth, Lincoln assassination, and one historic association
We profile Sojourner Truth, do a brief on the Lincoln assassination and talk about two early US history figures
01:02:29
March 10, 2021
Admiral Grace Hopper
Our second portrait for Women's History Month is Grace Hopper. Check her story out!
03:22
March 7, 2021
Presidential Bracketology, Quakers, and Caesar Rodney
We are into round two of the tournament, one of my favorite groups, the Quakers, and a great patriot, Caesar Rodney
30:47
March 7, 2021
Sacajawea
Our first honoree for Women's History Month is Sacajawea. She's one of my personal favorites!
06:12
March 3, 2021
Big Jack’s Fun Facts, The Election of 1828, and more matchups in Presidential Bracketology!
We continue our quest to get the best Prez and we talk about the (perhaps) nastiest election in US History. Also, what would you do if you were a chicken about to be hit by a nuclear bomb?
41:09
March 1, 2021
Mr. McCall
Wrapping up Black History Month with my tribute to Mr. James McCall, Principal of Loris Middle School
11:39
February 28, 2021
The “Hoosier Comet”
Who is the best Negro League player of all time?
09:39
February 21, 2021
Most important July 4th + Success or Failure for Reconstruction
We explore what may be the most important July 4th ever and try to answer the question of Reconstruction’s success or failure...guitar stuff too
25:30
February 18, 2021
Women’s Mount Rushmore member #1 and More Presidential Bracketology
Who would you put on a Women’s US History Mount Rushmore? My first entrant is here along with Presidents competing for your approval...other stuff too.
01:07:16
February 16, 2021
Vernon Dahmer
Our 4th episode honoring Black History Month
05:49
February 14, 2021
The Valentine’s Show!
We can’t trust Disney history, Gerda Weissman Klein, and Big Jack’s Fun Facts
26:34
February 14, 2021
Booker T. Vs W.E.B.
A famous debate on how freed blacks should assimilate into American society.
07:47
February 10, 2021
Gabriel’s Conspiracy
One of the lesser known but certainly important slave uprisings! Great story!
11:30
February 7, 2021
1st round, day 2 of the President tourney, possibly the harshest buccaneer of all time and Big Jack
2nd richest President, the “Flail of the Spanish” and more Presidential Bracketology
41:27
February 5, 2021
Henry "Box" Brown
Henry “Box” Brown is our first honoree. What a great story and I’m excited to bring it to you!
10:20
February 3, 2021
Fun facts, original music, Presidents, and Mountain Dew...oh my
We check out the production team, delve into the first matchups of Presidential Bracketology, and explore the history of Mountain Dew
55:42
January 30, 2021
Season 2 July 8th!
What are we doing in season two? Listen and find out!!!
00:58
January 23, 2021
Let's get to know me and the show. Some tidbits about me but not too much. I want you back!
We dive into the first segment that will last us for awhile. What is "Presidential Bracketology" and how does it work? Will we be the best President of all time? Also, a quick history on MLK Day and why it's important...because it' is!!! Speak up!!! Let your voice be heard!
20:05
January 18, 2021