Episode Archive

Jack The Ripper Phil O’Connor

Phil O’Connor from the Jack The Ripper Museum in London discusses the possible identity of the most infamous serial killer in history.

The Fifth Beatle : Pete Best Roag Best

A discussion of arguably the most famous band ever formed : the Beatles.

George F. Kennan Grace Kennan Warnecke

George F. Kennan was arguably the most important US diplomat of the 20th Century. His daughter discusses his life in her new book.

Escape From Dubai Herve Jaubert

Former French Spy Herve Jaubert discuses his book “Escape from Dubai” about his time in Dubai and eventual escape. He then goes on to detail the dramatic attempted escape from Dubai of Princess Latifa which he coordinated. Latifa is the daughter of the ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

The Life of Howard Hughes Geoff Schumacher

Author Geoff Schumacher discusses his book Howard Hughes : Power, Paranoia & Palace Intrigue about Howard Hughes.

Music & Memories David Amram

Composer, performer, and jazz great David Amram discusses his life and memories of some of the top artists of the 20th Century.

The Search for Immortal Life Dr. Aubrey de Grey

An interview with Dr. Aubrey de Grey. De Grey is the leading proponent of treating death as a disease to be treated rather then an inevitable part of life.

The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Daniel Gordis

Daniel Gordis, author of “Israel : A Concise History of a Nation Reborn” discusses the history of Israel and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

The Amazing Story of Castle Itter Stephen Harding

Historian Stephen Harding discusses the amazing battle of Castle Itter. It was the only battle in World War II where German and American military forces fought together.

“The Bridge on the River Kwai” Julie Summers

Author Julie Summers discusses her grandfather Philip Toosey who was the model for the character played by Sir Alex Guinness in the famous 1957 film.