May 14, 2017
This week Bro History class is in session as your Professors Richard and Shawn take you to the Old west. Well actually it’s a few years after the old west. The two follow the interesting life of Elmer J McCurdy. A soldier, train robber, bank robber, and failed Wild West Criminal.
McCurdy’s life starts...
May 7, 2017
A conversation takes Shawn on an adventure to understand a local folk hero. A few hours drive from where Richard and Shawn grew up is the Home of the Unsinkable Molly Brown. A folk hero in her own right Shawn was under the impression she had survived many sinking ships. Was his understanding of Molly Brown accurate?
Feb 26, 2017
This whirlwind of an episode takes you on a journey through the world of Braveheart and a challenger for the King's Throne. During the early times King Edward II was having a rough go as King. He was losing battles to the Scottish, he was having his sexuality questioned, and he was ruling terribly. This opened the...
Feb 5, 2017
There can be a lot of desperate things during the time of war. Money is scarce so the effort to sell War Bonds to help the effort increases. We’ve seen heroes like Captain America do his part in raising money for the War. This story isn’t that one but one about a Squirrel. A Squirrel in a dress. To make it a...
Jan 15, 2017
Sit back class as Richard and Shawn take you on an adventure during LOBarmy History Class. This week the Bros discuss a grand event that sparked the Civil War. At Fort Sumter Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard put on a 30 plus hour shelling of the Union Forces. The result of all the bombing? The death of one Mule.