Recent (Full 2-Hour) Shows


September 18, 2020

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(Segment 1) Joy Neal Kidney: The Joys of An Ordinary Tree, (2) Leaders Who Don't Take Credit And Give Report Cards To Employees' Parents!!, (3) Saving A Drowning Man Leads To Court Summons, (4) The Onion Ring Reviewer, Tyler Groenendal, (5-8) Porn to Reborn: Crissy's Story


September 17, 2020

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(Segments 1-4) Bringing Our Constitution To Life, (5) Edie Hand: Strength in Loneliness is Still Loneliness, (6-8) The Outsiders: House of Pain Rapper Restores House from Coppola's Movie


September 16, 2020

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(Segment 1) Shannon's Embarrassing Story, (2-4) Heroes of The Second World War: From Mississippi Farm to Mortar Squad, (5-8) What Does "For Better Or Worse" Really Mean?


September 15, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Camp Tolochee's Snipe Hunt, (3-4) Remote Alaskan Town's One Connection To The World, (5-8) Gang Leader-Turned Death Row Chaplain


September 14, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Man’s Unexpected Response To Son’s Spina Bifida Diagnosis, (4) How a Fake Doctor Ran Carnival Sideshows and Saved Thousands of Infants and Changed Medical History, (5-8) From Kosher to Vegan: An Alzheimer's Story


September 11, 2020

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(Segments 1-4) 9/11 Special, (5-7) A Story About A Man...A Legend, Named "Bear" (b. 1913), (8) I Felt Detached About My Family's Holocaust Story Until...


September 10, 2020

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(Segment 1) There's No Smell Like Home, (2) The Shocking Story Behind the Diamond Engagement Ring, (3-4) Rishi Sharma: The Young Man Determined to Interview Every WWII Vet Still Alive, (5-8) Ambrose on Ike


September 9, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Whiskey Is In Their Blood, (3-4) The 1st "Disneyland" on Lake Michigan's Shore, and The Man Behind It, (5-6) The Angel of St. Marye's Heights, (7) Down Cemetery Row, (8) Oregon Told This Engineer That He Wasn't An Engineer


September 8, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) How Faith, Infidelity, and Forgiveness Grew a Family Not Once, but Twice, (3-4) If Not For Fossil Fuels, I Wouldn’t Have Celebrated My 14th Birthday, (5-8) The West Texas Heroes of Bataan


September 7, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Michigan State Couch Burning Tradition, (2) The 1926 Race to the Pole: A Story of Polar Exploration, (3-4) Couple Wins Right to Run Business, (5-8) Milka Bamond: The Real-Life “Rosie the Riveter”


September 4, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Making Peace with My Sister’s Killer, (4) Joshua Lionel Cowen: The Man Who Played with Trains, (5) The 11'8" Bridge the "Can Opener", (6-8) The Unlikely Medal of Honor Recipient... A Catholic Priest (d. 1967)


September 3, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Time When The ACLU and NRA Agreed, (2-4) "I Just Want To Be Treated Like Everyone Else", (5-8) When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi


September 2, 2020

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(Segment 1) Surviving a Shark Attack: Tiffany Johnson's Stor, (2-4) I’m a Black Man From Chicago That Moved to Alabama, (5-6) Wolfman Jack, (7-8) Aaron Burr, The Opportunistic Patriot


September 1, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Rule of Law: Music Producer Shut Down in Nashville, (4) Mike Gonzalez: "I'm One of The Lucky Ones" For Escaping Communist Cuba, (5-7) Self-Made: A Woman's Journey from Motown to Small Town, (8) The Worlds First Action Figure Museum


August 31, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) The Green Beret That Other Green Berets Look Up To, (4) This White Baseball Team Fought For Equality Before Jackie Robinson Hit The Majors, (5-8) Acton Academy: One-Room Schoolhouses for the 21st Century


August 28, 2020

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(Segment 1) An Iowa Waitress Became an Officer's Wife In Texas, (2-3) The "Trader Joe's" Story, (4) George Will: Joe DiMaggio, Ted Williams, and the Summer of ‘41, (5-8) The Life of Duke Ellington: An American Original


August 27, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The Engineer Who Is Revolutionizing Education, (3-4) The Storyteller Who Swayed the Oklahoma City Bombing Jury, (5-8) Frederick Douglass: Self-Made Man


August 26, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Paul’s Story: Wilber and the Empty Nester, (3-4) The Woman Behind "Little Women",(5-8) The Inspiring True Story of Green Beret Medic Gary Beikirch, Medal of Honor Recipient


August 25, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Ambrose on the Boys Who Flew B-24s in WWII, (3) Bernice Sandler: An Unsung Hero of Women’s Equality, (4) Couple Adopts 7 Siblings Separated Throughout 4 Foster Homes, (5-8) Blue On Blue: An Insider’s Story Of Good Cops Catching Bad Cops


August 24, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Humble Carrot, (2) 1st Black Woman to Join U.S. Coast Guard: Dr. Olivia Hooke, (3-4) "Separate, but Equal": The Story of Supreme Injustice,(5-8) John Newton: From Disgrace to Amazing Grace


August 21, 2020

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(Segment 1) A Rebel and Her Dog, (2-3) James King's Story: A Case of Mistaken Identity and a Long Road to Justice, (4) He Couldn't Have Known...That His Investment Would Save His Mother-In-Law's Life, (5-6) “The 5th Circuit Four” Who Ushered In Desegregation, (7) California vs. French: How Did "Hamburger Nation" Revolutionize The Wine World?, (8) The Gladys Gonzalez Story: A Tale of Redemption Only Possible in the U.S.


August 20, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) A Presidential Sized Comeback: The Story of Ulysses S. Grant, (4) Meryl Comer: A Caregivers Account Of Alzheimer's, (5-6) Virginia Hall: The True Story of America's Greatest Female Spy, (7) Rock Star: From Home Depot to Lead Singer of "Boston", (8) Charles Kemper: Chippewa Falls' 100-Year-Old Doctor 


August 19, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Selling Her "RedHead" Wine to Walmart, (3) Ode to Ella, (4) Caring For My Dying Husband Made Life Worth Living, (5-8) Valley Forge: Cold-Hard Training and the Key to America’s Independence


August 18, 2020

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(Segment 1) A Father’s Note to His “Timeless” Daughter…Who Functions At A Toddler Leve, (2) Abe's BBQ, Clarksdale, Mississippi, (3-4) How a Janitor Invented Flamin’ Hot Cheetos and Became an Exec at Pepsico, (5-8) The Ex-Prisoner Whose Prison Education Program Has A Wait List


August 17, 2020

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(Segment 1) Balloonfest '86, (2-3) Careers Start Out with Carhartts and Boots, (4) Ambrose: The Unlikely WWII B-24 Combat Pilot-Hero, George McGovern, (5-6) Magic Side Show Becomes Full-Time Job, (7-8) He Knew He'd Work for the Pittsburgh Pirates Since He Was 7


August 14, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Blind Music Store Owner Sees the Power of Prayer, (4) The House That Was Built By Gum, (5) How Windmills Won the West, (6-7) From Battlefield to Business, (8) Centerline: The Surprising History of Lane Markings


August 13, 2020

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(Segment 1) Dancing with a Demon, (2-4) Jim Johnson: How Hawking Hot Dogs in the MLB Changed My Life, (5-8) Life With Cystic Fibrosis


August 12, 2020

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(Segment 1) MIT's Basketball Coach: "Those Nerds Can Only Handle One Play", (2-4) Castaway Kid: One Man's Search for Hope and Healing, (5-8) She Was Attacked For Running The Boston Marathon!


August 11, 2020

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(Segment 1) My Parents Are Gone, But Their Traditions Aren't, (2-4) The Pistol-Packin' Railroad Conductor: Harriet "Moses" Tubman, (5-8) Eric Motley: Madison Park, A Place of Hope


August 10, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Only Car Ever Made To Honor God, (2-4) The Unlikely Medal of Honor Recipient... A Catholic Priest, (5-6) Love in the Ashes, (7) History Guy: The WWII Tank Duel at St. Vith, (8) This Jewelry Store Provides More Value Than Just Rings


August 7, 2020

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(Segment 1) Invisible People: Dennis (Homeless in Los Angeles), (2-4) The Boy Who Was Laughed At For Wanting to Work At A Hotel... Until He Founded, The Ritz Carlton, (5-6) Ilene Hall Joined the Army to Find Her Husband in the Middle of WWII, (7-8) Playing Video Games Paid For My College


August 6, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) One Law Professor, One Traffic Ticket, and a Whole Lotta Antics, (3-4) Ben Craddock: Life Can Either Break You Down... And Build You Up, (5-8) Oliver Halle: Swift Boat Vietnam Vet with a "Life Changing" Family Secret


August 5, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The Best Thing Happened: We Had To Push $500k Of Our Products Into The Dumpster, (3-4) Whiskey Distillery Goes from Serving Drinks to Serving Community, (5-8) My Father’s Super-Secret Double Life as a Nuclear Missile Savant


August 4, 2020

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(Segment 1) "Pray for Us!": Father Receives Daughter's Text during Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre, (2-3) Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football?, (4) Mitch Hedberg: A Shy Alchemist Who Turned Sentences Into Comedy Gold, (5-8) Rich Rebuilds and the Electrified Garage


August 3, 2020

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(Segment 1) Company Benefits Include $35K For Your Bucket List!, (2) Dog Food CEO Eats Only Kibble for 30 Days to Prove It's Good for Dogs, (3-4) Oil Saved The Whales and Lifted The World Out of Poverty, (5-6) Coming Clean: Growing Up In A Hoarding Home, (7-8) 3 White Jews...Greatest Rap Group, Ever!


July 31, 2020

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(Segment 1) Dr. Ely: What I Learned From A Dying Patient, (2-3) From Exploitation to Exultation: Escaping the Sex Industry, (4) Why We Love Bob Ross, (5-8) The Manhattan Project: The Story of a Place, a Photographer, and a Time


July 30, 2020

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(Segment 1) Dog Becomes Best Medicine Through Woman's Cancer Treatments, (2-4) What Kind of General Runs the Biggest Airlift in History?, (5-8) Henry Ford: The Father of the Automobile (b. 1863)


July 29, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Fade to Black: the Death of My Father, (3-4) How the Agency Saved My Father, (5-8) Levi Strauss: The Jewish Immigrant Who Gave Blue Jeans to the World


July 28, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Fawn Weaver: Discovering Nearest, (4) Concrete: Shaping Our World Since the Roman Times, (5-8) He Made A Wood Bat For His Son, And It Accidentally Overtook Louisville Slugger!


July 27, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Unexpected Moment Of Happiness In The Hospital With My 89-Year-Old Father, (2) Letters to My Son: The Meaning of Strength, (3-4) Belinda Mulrooney: The Richest, Toughest Woman of the Klondike Gold Rush, (5-8) Jorge Valdés: The Redemptive True Story of a Cocaine Drug Lord


July 24, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) The Man Who Hung Out With Astronauts: Craig Sumner, NASA Engineer, (4) Tom Dreesen Meets Frank Sinatra, (5-8) The REAL Sue Thomas F.B.Eye: Nothing But the Truth


July 23, 2020

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(Segment 1) I Picked Up "Tex" Watson Hitchhiking AFTER the Manson Murders, (2) The Day a Soviet Nuclear Attack Submarine Rammed an American Aircraft Carrier (History Guy), (3-4) ​​The Government Wouldn't Let Paula Smith Sell Her House For Over A Decade, (5-7) The Story Of Benjamin Franklin's Longest Lasting Persona: Poor Richard's Almanack , (8) Mississippi's 1st Craft Brewery!


July 22, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) A Most Valued Gift… FROM a Homeless Man, (2-4) The Untold Story of Red Cloud, an American Legend, (5) The Bad Employee Who Defined Her Whole Bank, (6-7) The Story (and Family) Behind Yuengling, America's Oldest Brewery, (8) Meeting the Mother of My Foster Child Changed My Life


July 21, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) The Story of Frances Jones, "Feed the Children" Founder, (4) The Violinist Of The Venezuelan Uprising, (5) The Mysterious Senate Candy Desk, (6-7) The Great Chicago Fire, and the Even Greater Recovery, (8) This Teacher Took Down a Shooter with His Bare Hands


July 20, 2020

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(Segment 1) Great Molasses Flood, (2-3) The Family that Podcasts Together, Stays Together, (4) Benedict Arnold: Both the Greatest of Heroes and the Darkest of Villains, (5-8) Coach John Wooden: A Lifetime Masterpiece


July 17, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The Silver Kings and the "Big Bonanza", (3-4) The 5’7” Basketball Legend, (5-8) Yes, but He Played His Part Too


July 16, 2020

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(Segments 1) Paul Revere's Ride, (2-3) Beauty in Brokenness: A Couple that Rebuilt their Marriage... and Cities, (4) A Billion Dollar Corporation... That's CLEANING Water?, (5-8) Mexican Immigrant Aron Marquez: "When I Hear The Star-Spangled Banner, I Want to Cry"


July 15, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) The Man Who Invented Aerobics, (4) Invisible People: Homeless Family with 6 Children, (5) He Bought A Sub Shop At 17… Jersey Mike’s Now Has 1,686 Locations!


July 14, 2020

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(Segment 1) Energy is Life: How The Incandescent Light Bulb Changed America, (2-3) Pastor Broadway: "I'm Not Walking Away From These Children Anymore", (4) Fighting Founders: The Alien and Sedition Acts, (5-7) "I'm The Dentist In The Wheelchair", (8) Healthy Heart Means A Healthy Brain?


July 13, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) A Brief History of Nikola Tesla, (3-4) Meeting My Absent Father, (5-7) The Millionaire Piano Tuner, Trailer Park Owner and Bovine Semen Distributor, (8) “What I’m Gonna Tell You Is Gonna Make You Cry”


July 10, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Best Worst Counterfeiter in American History, (2) Meet Michael Angelo Ruffino, Professional Gondolier, (3) History Guy: The Thrilling Tale of How Robert Smalls Seized a Confederate Ship and Sailed it to Freedom, (4) Do NOT Threaten The Staff At The Psych Ward!, (5-8) Girl with a Gun: The Annie Oakley Story


July 9, 2020

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(Segment 1) Ernest Hemingway's "A Day's Wait", (2-3) The Middle Aged Man Who Started Over, (4) One Small Business Saves A Small Town!, (5-8) Confessions Of An Undercover Agent


July 8, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Reconnecting With My Absent Father Who Was Presumed Dead, (3-4) Sturm, Ruger and Co., (5-8) DNA Test Changes A Family


July 7, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Lost Wallet And Stolen Mustang Stories, (2) Don't Wear Slippers to a Job Interview, (3-4) The Time America Put Its National Treasures on a Cross-Country Train, (5) Playing Cards in a Dumpster, (6-8) How Samuel Clemens Headed West and Became Mark Twain


July 6, 2020

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(Segment 1-3) My Business Failure Allowed Me to Reconnect With My Father, (4) Bob McLalan: Thoughts Among the Graves, (5-8) Joe Moglia: The Former TD Ameritrade CEO-Turned Intern At Nebraska Football


July 3, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) New Citizens, Breathing New Life...Into America! (4th of July), (4) New Citizens, Breathing New Life...Into America! (4th of July), (5) How A 17-Year-Old Designed the Current US Flag for a School Project… And Got a B-, (6-8) John Adams and the Boston Massacre Trial: The Moment That Defined A Man And A Nation (d 1826)


July 2, 2020

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(Segment 1) Walmart Open Call: The Praline Queen with a HUGE Fan Base, (2-3) The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot to Kill George Washington, (4) The Child Inventor Determined to Save Babies from Overheated Cars, (5-8) Joshua Texidor: A Tale of Two Cities


July 1, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) The Godmother Of Rock N' Roll: Sister Rosetta Tharpe, (4) History Guy: Screwdriver Wars, (5-8) Bill Daniels: The Father of Cable TV (b. 1920)


June 30, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Man Who Spent $35MM Fighting A $400k Fake Wine Fraud, (2) Tempest Tours: A Stormy, Sightseeing Vacation, (3) How "Firefall's" Sandy Ficca Met His Wife, (4) The Compton Perfectionist Who Mainstreamed Rap, (5-8) Vietnam Special Forces Vet on the "Privileges of War"


June 29, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) The Man Who Adopted 3,000 People, (4) The Cloud-Juicing Entrepreneur Who Bottles Rainwater, (5) Danny Sacrificed Self (and His Bone Marrow) For a Stranger, (6-8) The Big Four and the Transcontinental Railroad


June 26, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Child I Didn't Adopt, (2) History Guy: That Time Pepsi Had the 6th Largest Navy in the World, (3) Family Sends Five Sons To War, (4) Why The 20th Century Was The Most Peaceful Despite Two World Wars, (5-8) Kay Coles James: From Welfare and Public Housing, To The Halls of Power


June 25, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Relationship Story Hour: The O'Briens Face the Past for Their Future's Sake, (4) Tom Waits' Story Of A Song: "I Hope That I Don't Fall In Love With You", (5-8) The Story of 20th Century America...Through Sneakers?


June 24, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) "Firefall" Drummer Sandy Ficca, (3-4) Hannibal, Missouri: The Town that Created Mark Twain, (5-7) How a Refugee Went from Janitor to President, (8) A Grave Escape


June 23, 2020

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(Segment 1) Students Don’t Grade Themselves, so Why Do the Police?, (2) Energy is Life: Marian's Story, (3) Meet "Captain Crunch", (4) Luis Tomatis: The Immigrant Who Helped Transform Grand Rapids Michigan, (5-8) The Gangbanger-Turned Death Row Chaplain


June 22, 2020

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(Segment 1) Edie Hand: Strength in Loneliness is Still Loneliness, (2) The MOH Recipient Who Crashed His Plane On Purpose To Get To His Downed Wingman, (3-4) A Crooked Cop, An Innocent Man, And An Unlikely Journey Of Forgiveness And Friendship, (5-8) The Wrecking Crew's Tommy Tedesco: The Most Heard Guitarist You’ve Never Heard Of (Father's Day)


June 19, 2020

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(Segment 1) Forgiving My Worthless Father (Father's Day), (2) Letters to my Son: Giving, (3-4) A Son's Eulogy for His Biker Father, (5) How My Dad's Cancer Saved Our Relationship (Father's Day), (6) Their Own Mother Sold Them To Pedophiles! But Then..., (7) The Father Privilege: Lee Habeeb's Salute to His Dad (And All Good Dads) on Father's Day, (8) Dad With Cancer Tells Kids: “You Are My Best Investments”


June 18, 2020

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(Segment 1) King Solomon, Town's Grave Digging Drunk-Turned Hero, (2-3) These Guys Use Dungeons and Dragons as a Therapy Tool, (4) Walt Whitman Served the Union... And the Confederate!, (5) Duck Tape Saves Lives, (6-7) From Fired High School Dropout... To Owning D.C.'s Best Taco Chain!, (8) “Yes, We Really Do Want to Have a Fifth Child”


June 17, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Relationship Story Hour: Dawn and Casey's Battle with Themselves, (4) Who Will This Be To Me?, (5-8) Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives in WWII


June 16, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) After 50 Years of Silence, Korean War Pilot Shares His Top-Secret Mission, (4) Mark's Tribute to His "Quiet Hero" Son Who's the Father of 3 Boys, (5-8) Henry Ford: The Father of the Automobile


June 15, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Gold Rush Queen: Nellie Cashman, (3-4) She's The Daughter Of Chick-fil-A's Founder, But That's Not Who She REALLY IS, (5-7) An ”Ordinary” WWII Soldier’s Story: Angelo Constantine, (8) How a Fake Doctor Ran Carnival Sideshows and Saved Thousands of Infants and Changed Medical History


June 12, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Humble Carrot, (2-3) Does Exercise Make You Smarter?, (4) Jesse's Investigation Into Robert Johnson's Crossroads, (5-7) Hedy Lamarr: The 40s "Bombshell" Mind Behind Secure WiFi, GPS And Bluetooth, (8) The Forgotten Grave


June 11, 2020

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(Segment 1) Vince Lombardi's Short and Sweet Story (b. 1913), (2-3) How a 19-Year-Old Single Mother Built the Largest Female-Owned Trucking Company, (4) Two Men and a Truck's Co-Founder: What Are Two Things That We Should Continue Doing Once The COVID-19 Pandemic Is Over?, (5-8) From NFL's 1st Round Pick To Prison...To A Journey On Redemption Road


June 10, 2020

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(Segment 1) Tale of the Tapes: Engineer Guy Explains How VHS Beat Betamax, (2-4) The School You'll Want Your Kids To Go To, (5-8) Gunfighter/Lawman/Gambler Bat Masterson: Forever Changed the West


June 9, 2020

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(Segment 1) General Neller: “Make It Count”, (2) The Soulful Art of Lucious Spiller, (3-4) "Separate, but Equal": The Story of Supreme Injustice, (5-8) From Kosher to Vegan: An Alzheimer's Story


June 8, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Saying Hello at a Diner Led to Lifelong Friendship with a WWII Veteran and His Captured Nazi Flag, (3) "The Patient I Failed", (4) When Law Enforcement Lets Criminals Off The Hook..., (5-7) The Unlikely Pair Who Share A Liver, (8) A Sister's Love and Loss of Three Brothers


June 5, 2020

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(Segments 1-4) Uncovering D-Day with Stephen Ambrose, (5-8) D-Day Celebration With "Band Of Brothers" Major Dick Winters


June 4, 2020

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(Segment 1) Invisible People: Eric (Homeless and Working Full-Time), (2-4) Pete Maravich Shares His Life Story… Just Days Before His Death, (5-6) Rod Serling and the Twilight Zone, (7-8) The Unexpected Friendship with WWII Hero Joe Brown


June 3, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) A Mother's Journey after Losing Son to Suicide, (3) Annie Glenn (Wife of John Glenn), Champion of Speech Disorders, (4) Navy SEAL: “The Deed Is All, Not The Glory”, (5-6) Whiskey Is In Their Blood, (7) Seth Godin: What We Can Learn From The Grateful Dead (Pt. 3 of 3), (8) 99 Reasons Why A Typewriter Is Better Than A Computer!!


June 2, 2020

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(Segments 1-4) Davy Crockett and the Alamo, (5-6) Removing Obstacles By Removing Tattoos, (7) The Hidden Treasure of Forrest Fenn, (8) They're One of the Youngest Couples in Their Community and Doing Aerobics... at 90?!


June 1, 2020

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(Segment 1) Miryam Roddy on National Handshake Day, (2-3) "I Wish I Died in Vietnam" , (4) The Life Of Helen Keller, (5-7) Relationship Story Hour: The Paiges, (8) Seth Godin: Marketing Has A Marketing Problem... Too Many Narcissists Manipulating People (Pt. 2 of 3)


May 29, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The Turning Point in Abe’s Life: A Wrestling Match, (3) Brett Favre (Pt. 5 of 5): Playing in Green Bay, Rehab, and the Shocking Thing That Happed to Him Twice—Which Nobody Ever Knew!, (4) The Priest Who's Learned Everything From Gang Members, (5-8) Dave Hammer: From Bad to Worse and Back Again


May 28, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Seth Godin: “One of The Most Important Stories We Tell Is... The Story We Tell Ourselves” (Pt. 1 of 3), (4) The Gladys Gonzalez Story: A Tale of Redemption Only Possible in the U.S., (5-8) Guitarist and YouTube Star Justin Johnson


May 27, 2020

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(Segment 1) My Daughter, Out There... On The Beam, (2-3) Stay-at-Home Mom Becomes Houston's Oldest Rookie Cop, (4) Charles Kemper: Chippewa Falls' 100-Year-Old Doctor, (5) Robert Todd Lincoln: In His Father’s Shadow (History Guy), (6-8) The Cello Rock Star Who Doesn’t Follow The Rules


May 26, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Rule of Law: Music Producer Shut Down in Nashville, (4) A Cuisine Unlike Any Other: The Food Culture of New Orlean, (5) "Either I Release Him Or He Jerks His Hand Out of Mine", (7) Rock Star: From Home Depot to Lead Singer of "Boston", (8) Arresting Your Boss: A Nazi Commander


May 25, 2020

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(Segment 1) Honoring Those Killed in the Deadliest Battle of Our Deadliest War, (2) Women Memorializing Their Enemies?, (3) Cpl. Stephen Harris: The Marine Who Doesn't Believe in Memorial Day, (4) Who Does This Medal of Honor Belong To?, (5-6) Story of a Song, Story of a Fallen Son: "I Drive Your Truck", (7) The Catholic Priest Who Earned a Medal of Honor, (8) Two Men vs. A City


May 22, 2020

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(Segment 1) The 11'8" Bridge the "Can Opener", (2) Brett Favre (Pt. 4): Humility, Aging, and Faith, (3) Down Cemetery Row, (4) Caring For My Dying Husband Made Life Worth Living, (5-8) The Epic Story Of Mountain Man Kit Carson: Agent of "Manifest Destiny"


May 21, 2020

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(Segment 1) Reconciling Dad The Farmer And Dad the Veteran Pilot, (2) The Guardian of the Golden Gate Bridge, (3-4) What Shamu Taught Me About Love Life And Marriage, (5-8) From Bank Teller to President, Meet The Most Extraordinary Banker in America


May 20, 2020

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(Segment 1) A Father’s Note to His “Timeless” Daughter…Who Functions At A Toddler Level, (2) How The Elevator BRAKE Shaped Our Modern World, (3) California vs. French: How Did "Hamburger Nation" Revolutionize The Wine World?, (4) Oregon Told This Engineer That He Wasn't An Engineer, (5-8) The Inspiring True Story of Green Beret Medic Gary Beikirch, Medal of Honor Recipient


May 19, 2020

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(Segment 1) Guitars for Vets, (2) Mitchell Biggs: Detroit Hip Hop Producer, (3) What Hamilton Teaches Us About The Importance Of Anonymous Speech, (4) His Competitors Brought Him to Court for Expanding his Business, (5-8) The School Where Students Advance 3 Grade Levels... And Yet, That’s Not What’s Important


May 18, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Selling Her "RedHead" Wine to Walmart, (3-4) The Fred Davis Blues, (5) Patty Kingsbaker's Elvis Encounter, (6-8) Orville Rogers: Flying A-Bombs, Capturing World Records, and Growing Bolder


May 15, 2020

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(Segment 1) A Rebel and Her Dog, (2) Brett Favre on His Miraculous Monday Night Game after His Father Died (Pt. 3), (3) 50 Years Later, I Still Speak To My Teacher Almost Every Day, (4) The Funeral of a Hero: Deputy Micah Flick, (5-8) Rich Rebuilds and the Electrified Garage


May 14, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The Bravery of the York County Sheriff's Department, (3-4) Honoring Cops Killed Protecting Protesters, (5-7) Self-Made: A Woman's Journey from Motown to Small Town, (8) McLalan Files: A Divorced Father Living with His Marine Son


May 13, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) He Was the NBA's Best Ref. Then He Went to a Catholic Seminary, (4) Invisible People: Homeless Family Finds Support in Tent City, (5-8) The Billionaire Who Spends His Time Fitting Hearing Aids


May 12, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The "Accidental" Union Leader and His Fight for His Hometown, (3) The Importance Of Friends, (4) The Worlds First Action Figure Museum, (5-8) Doc Holliday: Outlaw Gentlemen, Shady Ladies, and Tombstone 


May 11, 2020

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(Segment 1) Chicken Soup: The Cat No One Wanted, (2-4) Jack London's "To Build a Fire", (5-6) How Faith, Infidelity, and Forgiveness Grew a Family Not Once, but Twice, (7-8) An Operation That Makes Grown Men Cry


May 8, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Kevin Durant and Steve Harvey Get Emotional About Their Moms, and Denzel Washington’s mom puts him in his place⁠, (3) "My Mom Should Be Celebrated On My Birthday", (4) Celebrating the Life of Christina Lapadula (Lee's Beloved Mom), (5-8) The Murph Burke Story: A Mother to be Celebrated for the Ages


May 7, 2020

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(Segment 1) Brutally Honest Valedictorian Regrets Being Top of the Class, (2-4) From Gang-Life to Grace, (5-8) Acton Academy: One-Room Schoolhouses for the 21st Century


May 6, 2020

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(Segment 1) A Day With Dad In The Delta, (2) The "Slap Shot" Story with Dave Hanson, (3) The Story Behind the Navy’s Motto: “Don’t Give Up The Ship”, (4) Ambrose: The Unlikely WWII B-24 Combat Pilot-Hero, George McGovern, (5-8) Blue On Blue: An Insider’s Story Of Good Cops Catching Bad Cops


May 5, 2020

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(Segment 1) Patty Kingsbaker's Sinatra Story, (2-4) Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer, (5-7) Nobody Believed Us...We Discovered 30-40 Billion Barrels of Oil!, (8) Story of a Song: "I Will Always Love You"


May 4, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The Angel of St. Marye's Heights, (3-4) He Knew He’d Work for the Pittsburgh Pirates Since He Was 7, (5) The Great Oregon Whale Explosion, (6-8) Katie Livingston's Life After A Total Gastrectomy


May 1, 2020

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(Segment 1) RESPECT, (2) A Young Girl's Life Saved By Oil and Gas, (3) Brett Favre on Tough Love, Parenting, and Telling the Truth (Pt. 2 of 5), (4) I Felt Detached About My Family's Holocaust Story Until..., (5-8) The Life of Duke Ellington: An American Original


April 30, 2020

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(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Go Rest High Up On That Mountain, (2) The Shocking Story Behind the Diamond Engagement Ring, (3-4) Companies Are Chasing After This School's Students For...Their Character!, (5-8) The West Texas Heroes of Bataan


April 29, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) The Millionaire Piano Tuner, Trailer Park Owner and Bovine Semen Distributor, (4) Six Seconds to Live, (5) Story of a Song: "In the Air Tonight" by Phil Collins, (6-8) Nancy Kelsey: California's 1st Female Pioneer Arrives Barefoot and Pregnant and Becomes "Betsy Ross of CA"


April 28, 2020

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(Segment 1) How My Dad's Cancer Saved Our Relationship, (2) Chicken Soup: (Married Life) For Better Or Worse, (3) History Guy: The WWII Tank Duel at St. Vith, (4) This Jewelry Store Provides More Value Than Just Rings, (5-8) Bryan Dawson's Story: From Hell's Highway to the Valley of Vision


April 27, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Magic Side Show Becomes Full-Time Job, (3) Ode to Ella, (4) Ode to Ella, (5-8) What Does "For Better Or Worse" Really Mean?


April 24, 2020

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(Segment 1) LA Speed Story, (2-3) Careers Start Out With Carhartts and Boots!!, (4) “What I’m Gonna Tell You Is Gonna Make You Cry”, (5-8) The Husband and Wife Doctors Who Risked Their Careers to Prevent Alzheimer’s


April 23, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The Man Who Defined American Fashion, (3-4) Bruce Wang, All-American: The Chinese Cowboy With A Southern Accent, (5-8) She Was Attacked For Running The Boston Marathon!


April 22, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The Multitrack Revolution: From Les Paul to the Beach Boys, the Beatles, and Boston, (3-4) Whiskey Distillery Goes from Serving Drinks to Serving Community, (5-8) My Father Died When I Was A Child


April 21, 2020

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(Segment 1) How Windmills Won the West, (2) How Rick Rubin Resurrected The Career of Johnny Cash, (3-4) “The Good Ole Days” Is A Lie, (5-8) My Father’s Super-Secret Double Life as a Nuclear Missile Savant


April 20, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) A Tuskegee Airman's Story of Heroism and Service, (4) Story of a Song: "There Goes My Life", (5-8) The Berlin Wall Went Up Because Of Him


April 17, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Love in the Ashes, (3) Chef Boyardee: American Hero, (4) Bomb Casing Scrap Collector vs. The U.S. Govt, (5-8) Stephen Ambrose: The Transcontinental Railroad


April 16, 2020

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(Segment 1) Donald Wilson: Humble Hero, (2-4) Hobby Lobby’s Steve Green: The Bible As A Soap Opera, (5) How My Dad's Cancer Saved Our Relationship, (6) The 1926 Race to the Pole: A Story of Polar Exploration, (7) The Hotel Where Employees Can Spend $2,000 To Make A Guest Happy!, (8) How TV Dinners Liberated Women


April 15, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The Glorious 25th of November, Evacuation Day, (3) Kindness is Free, (4) Beyoncé: The Story of “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)”, (5-8) The Muscle Shoals Sound


April 14, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Matt Mauck: The Beginning of an LSU Tradition, (4) Centerline: The Surprising History of Lane Markings, (5) Balloonfest '86, (6-8) Bob Funk: The Minister of Hope


April 13, 2020

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(Segments 1-4) The Back Story of Tabasco Sauce, (5-7) The Night 2 H-Bombs Fell on North Carolina (Told By the Man Who Dismantled Them), (8) The House That Was Built By Gum


April 10, 2020

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(Segments 1-4) Brett Favre: Up Close and Personal (Pt. 1 of 5), (5-6) Fade to Black: the Death of My Father, (7-8) Belinda Mulrooney: The Richest, Toughest Woman of the Klondike Gold Rush


April 9, 2020

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(Segment 1) Danny Sacrificed Self (and His Bone Marrow) For a Stranger, (2) Energy Entrepreneur Sid Jansma on COVID-19: "We’re Going To Keep All of Our Employees and Their Salaries", (3-4) The Woman Behind "Little Women", (5) There's No Smell Like Home, (6-7) Always Give More than You Promise: The History of the Studebaker Corporation, (8) Why We Love Bob Ross


April 8, 2020

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(Segment 1) Pinks, (2) The Unthinkable Life Before the Automobile, (3) Story of a Song: Big Rock Candy Mountain, (4) Couple Adopts 7 Siblings Separated Throughout 4 Foster Homes!, (5-8) Life with Autism


April 7, 2020

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(Segment 1) Story of a Song: Bill Withers' "Grandma's Hands", (2-3) Due to COVID-19, The Gov’t Has Forced Him To Close 2 of His 5 Doughnut Shops, (4) Joshua Lionel Cowen: The Man Who Played with Trains, (5-8) Jesse James: Bandit, Confederate, Murderer, Hero


April 6, 2020

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(Segment 1) "Leader Of The Band": Dan Fogelberg's Love Letter To His Father, (2) Diamondbacks' Owner on COVID-19: “There Are Legal and Moral Obligations... Taking Care of Our Workers is a Moral One”, (3-4) Aaron Burr, The Opportunistic Patriot, (5-8) The Man Who Caught the Storm: The Life of Legendary Tornado Chaser Tim Samaras


April 3, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Virginia Hall: The True Story of America's Greatest Female Spy , (3) The "Boys" of Iwo Jima, (4) The Woman Who's Revolutionizing the Trucking Industry, (5) The Story of Song: The Ballad Billy Joel Wrote For His Little Girl, (6-7) Jack Marucci To His Son: You're Not Going to Be A Baseball Player, So Be A Better Person, (8)  One Small Business Saves A Small Town!


April 2, 2020

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(Segment 1) How A 17-Year-Old Designed the Current US Flag for a School Project… And Got a B-, (2-4) The Unlikely Relationship Between Two of NYC's Finest, (5-7) "Fearless Freddie" Warder, (8) Concrete: Shaping Our World Since the Roman Times


April 1, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Whiskey Is In Their Blood, (3-4) My Parents Saying "Yes" Changed My Life. They Adopted Me, (5-8) Slavery Slayer: The Story of William Wilberforce


March 31, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) The Legend of Indian Agent/Mountain Man, Tom "Broken Hand" Fitzpatrick, (4) "I Was Forced To Cut Employee Benefits, And Their Response...Choked Me Up", (5-6) The Michael Vick Story, (7) Story of a Song: Pink's "Let's Get The Party Started", (8) Tiny Tim: "The Only Real Person Bob Dylan Ever Met"


March 30, 2020

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(Segment 1) "Pray for Us!": Father Receives Daughter's Text during Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre, (2) Rule of Law: The Misdemeanor System, (3-4) Rawhide Down: The Day President Ronald Reagan Was Shot, and Lived to tell the Tale , (5-8) Crude Blessings: An American Oilman's Story


March 27, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) After 50 Years of Silence, Korean War Pilot Shares His Top-Secret Mission, (4) The Great Jerry Maguire Pyramid, (5-8) He Made A Wood Bat For His Son, And It Accidentally Overtook Louisville Slugger!


March 26, 2020

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(Segment 1) The Mauricio Ferrazza Halftime Story, (2-3) From Battlefield to Business, (4) Invisible People: Homeless Mother of 4 with 3 Part-Time Jobs, (5-8) What Makes the World's Greatest Sports Teams?


March 25, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) "I'm The Dentist In The Wheelchair", (4) “54 Things I Learned in 54 Years”, (5) MIT's Basketball Coach: "Those Nerds Can Only Handle One Play", (6-7) The Powerful Story of How One Man Grieved His Grandchild's Death, (8) Bob Munden: “The Fastest Gun Who Ever Lived”


March 24, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) The Best Thing Happened: We Had To Push $500k Of Our Products Into The Dumpster, (3) Story of a Song: "Lady" by Kenny Rogers (Written/Produced by Lionel Richie), (4) The Forgotten Grave, (5-8) Making "The Godfather" Trilogy


March 23, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) "Either I Release Him Or He Jerks His Hand Out of Mine", (3) The Story Behind Chick-fil-A’s “My Pleasure” , (4) The Deadpan Comedy of Steven Wright, (5-6) The Silver Kings and the "Big Bonanza", (7-8) 155 Tries To Find His Perfect Job


March 20, 2020

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(Segments 1-4) Bill Daniels: The Father of Cable TV, (5-8) The Heart of Kobe Bryant's Memorial Service


March 19, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) WWII Vet Recalls Storming Omaha Beach on D-Day, (4) Couple Adopts 7 Siblings Separated Throughout 4 Foster Homes!, (5-8) The Missionary of Wall Street


March 18, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) Hedy Lamarr: The 40s "Bombshell" Mind Behind Secure WiFi, GPS And Bluetooth, (4) Story of a Song: "My Sharona", (5-6) Wolfman Jack , (7-8) The Toilet: An Unspoken Story


March 17, 2020

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(Segment 1) Dancing with a Demon, (2-3) A Brief History of St. Patrick's Day, (4) Invisible People: Homeless Family with 6 Children, (5-8) Jorge Valdés: The Redemptive True Story of a Cocaine Drug Lord


March 16, 2020

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(Segment 1) Imagine If...You Were Known For Your Kindness, (2-4) The Outsiders: House of Pain Rapper Restores House from Coppola's Movie, (5-8) Feeling Unsatisfied In Your 40s?


March 13, 2020

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(Segment 1) A Father's Love: Capone's Lawyer "Easy" Eddie and WWII Ace "Butch" O'Hare, (2-4) The Pistol-Packin' Railroad Conductor: Harriet "Moses" Tubman, (5-8) One Of The Greatest Actors You Know..But Don't Know: John Cazale (Died 1978)


March 12, 2020

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(Segment 1) Bob Dylan's "Don't Think Twice It's All Right" (Story of a Song), (2-3) Mike Judge's Beavis and Butthead: A Story for Lovers AND Haters, (4) Meeting the Mother of My Foster Child Changed My Life, (5-8) The Manhattan Project: The Story of a Place, a Photographer, and a Time


March 11, 2020

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(Segment 1) Dr. Ely: What I Learned From A Dying Patient, (2) I Was Responsible For Our Hotel’s #1 Complaint, And I Was Clueless, (3-4) Iowa's Long-Lost NBA Team Who Beat the Celtics, (5-7) Instead of Going To "Fat Camp," She Biked Across The Country!, (8) Do NOT Threaten The Staff At The Psych Ward!


March 10, 2020

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(Segment 1) Students Don’t Grade Themselves, so Why Do the Police?, (2-3) A Brief History of St. Patrick's Day, (4) Meryl Comer: A Caregivers Account Of Alzheimer's, (5-8) The Story of an Unlikely Hero


March 9, 2020

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(Segments 1-4) The Billy Graham Story, (5-8) Who Raises 2,000 Unwanted Children?


March 6, 2020

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(Segments 1-2) Ilene Hall Joined the Army to Find Her Husband in the Middle of WWII, (3-4) How a Janitor Invented Flamin’ Hot Cheetos and Became an Exec at Pepsico, (5) Stephen Rusiniak: If I Could Talk With Anyone (Past or Present), It Would Be My Parents, (6) 1st Black Woman to Join U.S. Coast Guard: Dr. Olivia Hooker, (7-8) Couple Wins Right to Run Business


March 5, 2020

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(Segments 1-3) WW2 Tank Gunner Don Evans, (4) Treating More than Cancer, (5-8) The Bathroom Was My Refuge And My Prison


March 4, 2020

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(Segment 1) Jim Moran, Master Of The Publicity Stunt, (2-3) The Great Chicago Fire, and the Even Greater Recovery, (4) The Child Inventor Determined to Save Babies from Overheated Cars, (5) This is Spinal Tap, (6-8) The Most Unique Businessman In The History of America


March 3, 2020

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(Segment 1) A Most Valued Gift… FROM a Homeless Man, (2) The History of the "Wrecker" Tow Truck, (3-4) 3 White Jews...Greatest Rap Group, Ever!, (5-8) Kay Coles James: From Welfare and Public Housing, To The Halls of Power


March 2, 2020

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(Segment 1) Edie Hand: Strength in Loneliness is Still Loneliness, (2) Dog Food CEO Eats Only Kibble for 30 Days to Prove It's Good for Dogs, (3) Family Sends Five Sons To War, (4) The Founder of the Freaky Fast and Freaky

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