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Join comedians Jacob Trimmer and Tim Groeschel as they analyze and trade stories of people throughout time who have lived interesting and violent lives. Get your dose of Grindhouse History every Tuesday! Feel free to reach out to us with any feedback or comments at letthemfightpodcast@gmail.com.

Join comedians Jacob Trimmer and Tim Groeschel as they analyze and trade stories of people throughout time who have lived interesting and violent lives. Get your dose of Grindhouse History every Tuesday! Feel free to reach out to us with any feedback or comments at letthemfightpodcast@gmail.com.
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Join comedians Jacob Trimmer and Tim Groeschel as they analyze and trade stories of people throughout time who have lived interesting and violent lives. Get your dose of Grindhouse History every Tuesday! Feel free to reach out to us with any feedback or comments at letthemfightpodcast@gmail.com.

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English


Episodes

Ep 13. Ruben Cavazos and Billy Sing

6/11/2019
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This week we're talking about Ruben Cavazos, the man who almost singlehandedly ruined the Mongols motorcycle club, and Billy Sing, a half-Chinese Australian sniper that put in work during World War 1. We got strip club gun fights, more garbage nicknames than you could make up in a lifetime, and Ottoman headshots for days!

Duration:01:09:12

Ep. 12 Henry Johnson and Bass Reeves

6/4/2019
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This week we have a happy coincidence of racism throughout history as Tim talks about Henry Johnson, a black American soldier in WW1 who got kinda stabby, and Jacob talks about Bass Reeves, a black US Marshal who worked the Oklahoma Territory in the wild west. These two men lived incredible lives full of boxed grenades, costume changes, and even some propaganda pamphlets.

Duration:01:04:30

Ep. 11 Paul Ricca and Tibor Rubin (Guest: Matt Cole)

5/28/2019
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This week we are joined by fellow comedian/person whose equipment we steal every week, Matt Cole. He tells us all about Paul "The Worst Nickname Ever" Ricca, the greatest mob boss you've never heard of. Then Tim covers the life of Tibor Rubin, a man who survived a German concentration camp and a Chinese one, just to have jokes made about his life by three fat comedians in Orange County. You can find Matt on all social media platforms @MattColeComedy.

Duration:01:14:08

Ep. 10 Robert Allison and Hayreddin Barbarossa

5/21/2019
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This week we're talking about Robert Allison, a bloodthirsty Confederate soldier turned equally bloodthirsty cowboy/gunslinger and Hayreddin Barbarossa, a man best described as a genie pirate. Come get your weekly dose of grindhouse history and enjoy the wild west shenanigans, curly shoes and poofy hats, and probably the funniest death I've ever heard about.

Duration:01:09:18

Ep. 9 Uesugi Kenshin and Rob Furlong

5/14/2019
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This week listen to Jacob and Tim butcher the pronunciation of Japanese names while discussing Uesugi Kenshin, the celibate samurai. Then learn that not all Canadians are pacifist hockey lovers living in fear of their moose overlords, as evidenced by sniper Rob Furlong.

Duration:01:18:18

Ep. 8 Domino Harvey and Federico da Montefeltro

5/7/2019
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On this week's episode we discuss the life of Domino Harvey, a crazy British chick that gets caught up in one of the shadiest lines of work in America, and Federico da Montefeltro, the only soldier of note ever produced by Italy. All the British shenanigans and garbage Italian names you could ask for!

Duration:00:54:55

Ep. 7 Charles Rogers and Ned Kelly

4/30/2019
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This week we're talking about Charles Rogers, an officer in the military during the Vietnam War and Ned Kelly, Australia's attempt at a Robin Hood but with guns. Listen to their stories of boosting morale during combat, and how much prison time you can get for stolen meats!

Duration:01:15:22

Ep. 6 Raymond Chow and the Siege of Malta

4/23/2019
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Find out if Jacob left in all the Chinese names he can't pronounce properly while telling Tim about a Triad gangster. Then try to guess who blasphemes more when Tim tells Jacob about the Knights Hospitaller and the Siege of Malta. Plenty of racketeering and Ottomans to be had on this week's episode!

Duration:01:31:51

Ep. 5 Dan Daly and Thomas Silverstein

4/16/2019
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These men have lived truly insane lives for very different reasons. Dan Daly basically inspired the phrase, "Travel around the world, meet interesting people, and kill them," and was America's most decorated soldier. Thomas Silverstein inspired the creation of an entire prison and is America's most isolated prisoner. Listen in and find out more!

Duration:01:27:52

Ep. 4 Henry Knox and Michael Thompson

4/9/2019
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Both these men share the fact that their childhoods were pretty awful, then went completely different directions with their lives and made names for themselves for very different reasons. More fun nicknames and stories of violence to be had!

Duration:01:19:47

Ep. 3 Harry Bowman and Stamford Bridge

4/2/2019
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A crazy biker and bridge vikings, what more could you want? Maybe food based nicknames and testicular trauma. Find out more on this week's episode.

Duration:01:19:48

Ep. 2 Jack Churchill and Larry Hoover

3/26/2019
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A look into the lives of crazy English soldier Jack Churchill, and Chicago OG Larry Hoover.

Duration:01:58:16

Ep. 1 Joaquin Murrieta and Daniel Inouye

3/19/2019
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Jacob and Tim exchange stories about the lives of old west outlaw Joaquin Murrieta and World War 2 soldier Daniel Inouye.

Duration:01:13:22