The Lesser Bonapartes

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Synopsis

Join Glen and Bry each week as he takes a less-dignified, questionably-academic look at the people and events that have changed our world. Kinda.

Episodes

  • Transcontinental Railroad III: California, Here We Go!

    Transcontinental Railroad III: California, Here We Go!

    30/12/2018 Duration: 24min

    From the Desk of Glen is a podcast by Glen Gibbs, formerly of The Lesser Bonapartes.

  • The Transcontinental Railroad II - Call of the West

    The Transcontinental Railroad II - Call of the West

    20/12/2018 Duration: 23min

    Gunnison never had a chance. They didn't want him to touch their stuff...

  • The Transcontinental Railroad I - Im Going Southbound

    The Transcontinental Railroad I - I'm Going Southbound

    09/12/2018 Duration: 24min

    On this episode Glen discusses the joy and the sadness of light rail. 

  • Waco Finale

    Waco Finale

    02/12/2018 Duration: 14min

    Glen is sick! But he still has some final thoughts on Waco and some info on the new series and Patreon! Catch it! 

  • Waco Six: You Suckers Aint Gettin Nothin

    Waco Six: You Suckers Ain't Gettin' Nothin'

    25/11/2018 Duration: 22min

    On this episode Glen ponders the reality of being promised that you "Shall Inherit the Earth."

  • Waco 5

    Waco 5

    22/11/2018 Duration: 24min

      We continue with the Waco, Texas series on the Branch Davidians! Glen reads some fascinating conversation transcripts and welcomes you to sit with him - at the desk of Glen! 

  • Waco series, part 4

    Waco series, part 4

    15/11/2018 Duration: 17min

    As we continue with the series, Glen asks some hard hitting questions, like - Why do we have organised religion? Why are some people happy when they hear the word "Apocalypse"? And who impregnated the 90 year old lady?

  • Waco series: part 3

    Waco series: part 3

    15/11/2018 Duration: 20min

    We continue our Waco series on the Branch Davidians. Here's what happens when a whole town can't keep their mouths shut.  

  • Waco Series 2 : Allegations and Scares

    Waco Series 2 : Allegations and Scares

    22/10/2018 Duration: 23min

    We continue our newest series on Waco, Texas and the Branch Davidians!  This time - satanic panic and deprogramming, among the general mystery and darkness of religious sects and branches. 

  • Branch Davidians

    Branch Davidians

    17/10/2018 Duration: 22min

    Welcome to the desk of Glen! We have a wild bouquet of goodies in this episode, including peeing in the sink, breaking the Seven Seals and raising the Army of God, and a battle of necromancers. Yes, indeed!  Give it a listen and let us know what you think!     

  • Beer O Clock!

    Beer O' Clock!

    08/10/2018 Duration: 20min

    Welcome back to the desk of Glen! This time we grab a pint and ponder on the value and implications of being right and what that meant for the survivors of the Standoff as we end our Ruby Ridge series!   Bottoms up!

  • Ruby Ridge pt. V: Ruby Anatomy

    Ruby Ridge pt. V: Ruby Anatomy

    01/10/2018 Duration: 22min

    Howdy, folks! In this episode of the Standoff Series we delve deeper into the tragic events from 1992 with some medical twists and hush hush details from the police side of view.     

  • Ruby Ridge IV: They can shoot you

    Ruby Ridge IV: They can shoot you

    24/09/2018 Duration: 21min

    And they shot Vicky Weaver.  That and more in tonight s Desk of Glen at 5!    

  • Standoff Series: Ruby Ridge pt. III

    Standoff Series: Ruby Ridge pt. III

    10/09/2018 Duration: 21min

    Spoiler alert: The dog Dies.

  • Standoff Series: Ruby Ridge pt. II

    Standoff Series: Ruby Ridge pt. II

    04/09/2018 Duration: 23min

    Ladies and Gentlemen, we're back with the Standoff Series! This time Glen reaches his inner old man and is nostalgic about the 80s and ninja weapons. Meanwhile, he opens up the timeline of the Ruby Ridge events that lead to the Standoff.    What do you think about sawed off shotguns?    

  • Standoff Series: Ruby Ridge pt. I

    Standoff Series: Ruby Ridge pt. I

    26/08/2018 Duration: 21min

    Hey there, folks! Loneliness is a very special place - - and it can make you do crazy things. This episode starts a new series From the Desk of Glen where Glen looks at the Standoff at Ruby Ridge and the events surrounding it.   

  • Battle of Marathon IV: Finale

    Battle of Marathon IV: Finale

    23/08/2018 Duration: 17min

    Today on the Desk of Glen we have  the finale of the Battle of Marathon series where Glen talks nasty gamer kids and bronze sculptures - all in one lovely bundle!   Tune in next time for a new series! Hint: Ruby

  • The Battle of Marathon III (Light) - Kimmy, Kimmy, Kimmy

    The Battle of Marathon III (Light) - Kimmy, Kimmy, Kimmy

    16/08/2018 Duration: 24min

    On THIS episode of "From the Desk of Glen", Glen discusses the inherit contradictions between heroic narratives. And also one really wild night...

  • Marathon Two : Run Pheidippides, Run!

    Marathon Two : Run Pheidippides, Run!

    06/08/2018 Duration: 21min

    How's it goin', guys and gals! This time Daddy Glen brings you some goodies from his desk , including food allergies, Spartans and "good Greek values" that we all need in our abiding citizen lives!   Don't forget to find us everywhere and stay tuned for new B O N U S episodes on current events and some new co-hosts!      

  • The Battle of Marathon Part I

    The Battle of Marathon Part I

    30/07/2018 Duration: 19min

    Greetings and salutations, listeners! Today the Desk of Glen has an assortment of fine trinkets for you as we dive into a new series about the Battle of Marathon: How do people get old? Why did Herodotus make his stories so colorful and heroic? And what's up with Marathon anyway? These questions and more in this episode!   Enjoy!

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