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Garbled Twistory: A US History Podcast told through elections!

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Garbled Twistory is a podcast that’s primary objective is to humanize history, through humorizing history. It re-tells history in a way that places special emphasis on the most unusual elements and indiscriminately injects F.U.N by the bucketload! The first season’s focus is US History: as told by all of its presidential elections and all of its presidential election candidates! There will be biographical episodes for every presidential candidate, episodes for every election, and episodes for the years in between them! Get Excited! Expect a new episode to pop up here every Sunday! You can listen on iTunes, Stitcher, many a place! We also have a Facebook Page!

Garbled Twistory is a podcast that’s primary objective is to humanize history, through humorizing history. It re-tells history in a way that places special emphasis on the most unusual elements and indiscriminately injects F.U.N by the bucketload! The first season’s focus is US History: as told by all of its presidential elections and all of its presidential election candidates! There will be biographical episodes for every presidential candidate, episodes for every election, and episodes for the years in between them! Get Excited! Expect a new episode to pop up here every Sunday! You can listen on iTunes, Stitcher, many a place! We also have a Facebook Page!

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United States

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Garbled Twistory is a podcast that’s primary objective is to humanize history, through humorizing history. It re-tells history in a way that places special emphasis on the most unusual elements and indiscriminately injects F.U.N by the bucketload! The first season’s focus is US History: as told by all of its presidential elections and all of its presidential election candidates! There will be biographical episodes for every presidential candidate, episodes for every election, and episodes for the years in between them! Get Excited! Expect a new episode to pop up here every Sunday! You can listen on iTunes, Stitcher, many a place! We also have a Facebook Page!

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English


Episodes

1855: The US Military Follows Through on a Uniquely Useless Thing!

1/23/2022
In this Final In-Between-Election Episode covering 1855, the US Military is sneakily trying to do something very, very strange. I genuinely cannot imagine how the USA would look if this decision stuck. It may be a small footnote, but it's the kind of footnote you can't look away from! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:03:16

1854: Japan Gets Manifest Destinied!

1/16/2022
We have reached the midpoint of this series of In-Between-Election episodes! Indeed, it is time to discuss the new international expansion pack as Japan is literally forced at gunpoint to join the world stage in 1854! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:06:23

1853: Reporting from the Crystal Palace!

1/9/2022
For this first in-between-election episode covering 1853, we simply MUST stop by the World's Fair in New York City and get the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to observe some true wonders of architecture! We must! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:03:21

ELECTION #17!

1/2/2022
We have finally arrived at the fated 1852 election! And golly, the drama is real! We have break-ups, more break-ups, and a death! Yes, the tides are changin' and it's quite exciting indeed! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:12:07

Franklin Pierce: Ballad of the Military Wannabe!

12/26/2021
It is time to cover our final prezzy wezzy potential for this wild year of 1852. And let me tell ya, this guy is quite a piece of work! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:25:44

Winfield Scott: The Man Who Has Seen Neigh Every Single War!!

12/19/2021
The second-to-last prezzy wezzy candidate for this US election of 1852 has quite a story. This man has seen significant action in nearly every single international conflict this podcast has encountered so far. He was even there for a buncha domestic flares too! Sometimes, we just get a whole Greek Epic of an episode... This is one of those times! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:35:20

John P. Hale: With Great Power Comes A Great Need To Stop Enslaving Humans!

12/12/2021
The US Prezzy Wezzy Race of 1852 is starting to heat up! Here, we have an interesting and unlikely story happening in New Hampshire! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:10:10

Daniel Webster: A Stone Golem of Injustice!

12/5/2021
The 1852 US Prezzy Wezzy Bonanza is seriously starting to get as freaky as can be! Especially as one of the last remaining relevant remanents of the founding political generation makes a final appearance on this very dynamic political stage! That said, this will be a big fat REBROADCAST with the NEW INFO starting at the 28:24 mark! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:49:38

Jacob Broom: An Entitled Penguin in a Suit!

11/28/2021
We continue our cruise through the prezzy wezzy 1852 candle dates with the story of a mysterious man who literally didn't ask to be thrust into this situation whatsoever. No, I don't pity him, but also, no, I don't understand what he's DOING here! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:03:48

George McIntosh Troup: Bigotry and Canals!

11/21/2021
It is the Election of 1852 and we have finally moved onward to the First Banana, Prezzy Wezzy Candidates. And we're starting it all off in the down n' dirty southern states! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:05:10

William Rufus King: Well Look Who Came Crawling Back!

11/14/2021
Wowee! We are finally closing in on the final VP Potential of this 1852 US Election! And this is a real blast from the past as far as election figures are concerned. No really, the last time we talked about this guy was like, last year! Let's find out what he's up to now in this REBROADCAST with the NEW INFO at the 3:36 mark! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:07:18

William Alexander Graham: A Simple Path of Understated Nepotism

11/7/2021
The second-to-last VP potential for the US Election of 1852 seems to have had quite the relaxing journey towards political fame. No really, it was a breeze for this man! Guess it's nothing unexpected when you have a family member in office. Become a Patron!

Duration:00:04:37

George Washington Julian: A Quaker Oat of a Man!

10/31/2021
The next VP candidate 1852 is yet another newcomer! He sure seems like a humble man at first glance, but he seems to have the potential to be a mover and shaker for sure! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:06:18

Charles Jones Jenkins: All He Did Was Write An Essay.

10/24/2021
The next 1852 VP candidate is yet another instance of fledgling 3rd parties not being at maximum tactical capacity starting off. I had to say it, so I said it. Become a Patron!

Duration:00:03:11

Reynell Coates: Insects in the Operation Room!

10/17/2021
Our second VP Candidate for the year of 1852 is yet another man shrouded in relative obscurity... However, I definitely would NOT call his story a typical one for a candidate! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:04:16

John Anthony Quitman: Raider of The Mexican Palace

10/10/2021
Ok! Here we are! Discussing the first VP candidate for the US Election year of 1852! This newcomer may have a pretty average story, but that doesn't mean there haven't been shenanigans! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:09:00

1851: Up Left Up Left A B A B Start!

10/3/2021
For the in-between-election episode of 1851, we're going ALL the way west and ALL the way north to see what the local colonizers are up to! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:06:09

1850: Wristwatches and Guns are Basically The Same Thing!

9/26/2021
For this 1850 in-between-election episode of this series, we're taking a look at a minor, but rather interesting development when it comes to the issue of keeping time... Become a Patron!

Duration:00:04:25

1849: How Much Spear Could a Spear Shake Shake if a Spear Shake Could Shakespeare

9/19/2021
It's the first in-between-election episode for 1849! And boy do we have a doozy of an event for you! Indeed, we are starting off strong. Become a Patron!

Duration:00:15:10

ELECTION #16!

9/12/2021
Huzzah once again! It seems we have made it to the fated 1848 Prezzy Wezzy election episode! This one sure seems to be bubbling with something new and nasty, especially with the old magician up to some new tricks! Become a Patron!

Duration:00:10:46