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Retropod is a show for history lovers, featuring stories about the past, rediscovered. Reporter Mike Rosenwald introduces you to history’s most colorful characters - forgotten heroes, overlooked villains, dreamers, explorers, world changers. Available every weekday morning.

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Americas forgotten Iranian hostage

Americas forgotten Iranian hostage

Americas forgotten Iranian hostage

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A bridge of ice at Niagara Falls

A bridge of ice at Niagara Falls

A bridge of ice at Niagara Falls

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The Soviet officer who stopped World War III

The Soviet officer who stopped World War III

The Soviet officer who stopped World War III

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Why isnt lynching illegal?

Why isnt lynching illegal?

Why isnt lynching illegal?

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Doris, United States And Hirschman discussed on Retropod

Doris, United States And Hirschman discussed on Retropod

Doris, United States And Hirschman discussed on Retropod

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The test that changed childbirth

The test that changed childbirth

The test that changed childbirth

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Baseball, Candy Andy Cummings Cummings And Mike Rosen discussed on Retropod

Baseball, Candy Andy Cummings Cummings And Mike Rosen discussed on Retropod

Baseball, Candy Andy Cummings Cummings And Mike Rosen discussed on Retropod

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Benjamin Franklin's complicated relationship with turkeys

Benjamin Franklin's complicated relationship with turkeys

Benjamin Franklin's complicated relationship with turkeys

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The cranberry crisis that changed how we see our food

The cranberry crisis that changed how we see our food

The cranberry crisis that changed how we see our food

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How Anita Hills testimony led to the "Year of the Woman"

How Anita Hills testimony led to the "Year of the Woman"

How Anita Hills testimony led to the "Year of the Woman"

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The man who filmed JFK's assassination

The man who filmed JFK's assassination

The man who filmed JFK's assassination

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The 'Night Witches'

The 'Night Witches'

The 'Night Witches'

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Robert Morris, the creator of the subpoena

Robert Morris, the creator of the subpoena

Robert Morris, the creator of the subpoena

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Lee Harvey Oswald's final hours before killing Kennedy

Lee Harvey Oswald's final hours before killing Kennedy

Lee Harvey Oswald's final hours before killing Kennedy

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Ketamine in the mainstream

Ketamine in the mainstream

Ketamine in the mainstream

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How Lego Took Over the Toy World

How Lego Took Over the Toy World

How Lego Took Over the Toy World

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