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From the creators of American History Tellers, Business Wars, and Tides of History comes American Scandal. premiering September 18th

From the creators of American History Tellers, Business Wars, and Tides of History comes American Scandal. premiering September 18th
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From the creators of American History Tellers, Business Wars, and Tides of History comes American Scandal. premiering September 18th

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English


Episodes

Iran Contra: Inside | 6

1/1/2019
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How does the Iran Contra investigation compare to the Russia investigation today? We go behind the scenes with Michael Bromwich, a lawyer who worked on the Iran Contra case. He tells us what it’s like to delve into the dealings of America’s most powerful players. Support this show by supporting our sponsors! ZipRecruiter - Get a free trial and learn how to hire smarter when you visit them at ziprecruiter.com/as

Duration:00:45:19

Iran Contra: The Inner Circle | 5

12/25/2018
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Independent Counsel Lawrence Walsh sets his sights on the White House and tries to answer the question everyone has been asking: Exactly how much did President Reagan know and when did he know it? Support this show by supporting our sponsors! Article - Get $50 off your first purchase when you visit them at article.com/AS ZipRecruiter - Get a free trial and learn how to hire smarter when you visit them at ziprecruiter.com/as

Duration:00:49:15

Iran Contra: Walsh | 4

12/18/2018
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Independent Counsel Lawrence Walsh is called to D.C. to investigate Iran-Contra and bring those responsible to justice. But what he discovers will shake his political allegiances, and drive a wedge through the heart of the country. Support this show by supporting our sponsors! The Art of Shaving- Get 15% off your order when you use code AS attheartofshaving.com ZipRecruiter - Get a free trial and learn how to hire smarter when you visit them at ziprecruiter.com/as

Duration:00:49:05

Iran Contra: Don and Ed | 3

12/11/2018
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When the story breaks that senior US government officials secretly traded arms for hostages, Congress and the American people demand answers. Chief of Staff Don Regan and Attorney General Ed Meese begin building a wall around the President. Links to books: Firewall: The Iran-Contra Conspiracy and Cover-up - Lawrence E. Walsh Under Fire: An American Story - Oliver L. North Special Trust - Robert C. McFarlane Iran-Contra: Reagan's Scandal and the Unchecked Abuse of Presidential Power -...

Duration:00:46:25

Iran Contra: Ollie | 2

12/4/2018
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Two of Reagan’s top priorities are in jeopardy: American hostages are still in the hands of terrorists in Iran, and the Contras are losing their fight against the Sandinistas in Nicaragua. In early 1986, the two operations merge. In the middle of it all is Lieutenant Colonel Ollie North. Links to books: Firewall: The Iran-Contra Conspiracy and Cover-up by: Lawrence E. Walsh Under Fire: An American Story by: Oliver L. North Special Trust by: Robert C. McFarlane Iran-Contra: Reagan's...

Duration:00:45:26

Lindsay Graham's Newest Podcast: 1865

12/3/2018
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April 15, 1865. President Lincoln is dead and the country in turmoil. Secretary of War Edwin Stanton takes control, determined to bring the assassin to justice. Heavily researched, this historical political thriller is an audio drama that explores America’s darkest hours. The story is astonishing—and all of it is based on true events. You can listen to new weekly episodes of 1865 exclusively on Stitcher Premium. For a free month of Stitcher Premium, go to stitcherpremium.com/1865 and use...

Duration:00:11:53

Introducing TBD with Tina Brown

11/30/2018
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As editor in chief at Vanity Fair and The New Yorker, Tina Brown has had opportunity to sit down with the world’s most important people to hear their thoughts on the zeitgeist and on her new Podcast, “TBD with Tina Brown,” she invites you to hear her candid conversations with writers, politicals, crime sleuths, journalist and the newsmakers of tomorrow’s social debates. Subscribe to TBD with Tina Brown on Apple Podcasts or by visiting wondery.fm/tbd

Duration:00:07:59

Iran Contra: Bud | 1

11/27/2018
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In July of 1985, the National Security Advisor to President Reagan, Robert “Bud” McFarlane puts a plan in motion that could change the course of history and turn the Reagan administration upside down. Support this show by supporting our sponsors! Quip - Get your first refill pack free when you purchase a toothbrush at getquip.com/as ZipRecruiter - Get a free trial and learn how to hire smarter when you visit them at ziprecruiter.com/as Article - Get $50 off your first purchase when you...

Duration:00:51:28

New York State of Crime: Interview with filmmaker Alex Gibney | 5

11/20/2018
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Host Lindsay Graham talks with Alex Gibney, director of “Client 9,” a documentary that examines the rise and fall of Eliot Spitzer. Support us by supporting out sponsors! Ancestry.com - Get your kit for just $59 today at Ancestry.com/AS Hair Club - Get a free hair analysis and free haircare kit ($300 value) at hairclub.com/as Article - Get $50 off your first purchase of $100 or more when you visit them at article.com/as

Duration:00:49:20

New York State of Crime: Two Men in a Cell | 4

11/13/2018
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Preet Bharara investigates Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos - the explosive trials and the aftermath. You can read more about the Sheldon Silver trial here, and read about the Dean Skelos trial here. Support this show by supporting our sponsors! Brooklinen - Get $20 off and free shipping by going to Brooklinen.com and use promo code "AS" at checkout. LightStream - Go to LightStream.com/AS for an additional discount. Ancestry - Get your kit for just $59 today at Ancestry.com/AS

Duration:00:39:45

New York State of Crime: Interference | 3

11/6/2018
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Governor Cuomo tries to stamp out corruption with an independent commission who deals with interference from unexpected places. Attorney Preet Bharara lasers in on the committee’s findings. Support us by supporting our sponsors! The Art of Shaving - Get 15% off your order when you use code AS at theartofshaving.com Article - Get $50 off your first purchase when you visit them at article.com/AS Quip - Get your first refill pack free when you purchase a toothbrush at getquip.com/as

Duration:00:42:58

New York State of Crime: An Affair to Remember | 2

10/30/2018
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Troopergate explodes. Governor Spitzer finds himself embroiled in a scandal. Senator Bruno is investigated by the FBI. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Hair Club for Men - Get a free hair analysis and free haircare kit ($300 value) at hairclub.com/as Article - Get $50 off your first purchase of $100 or more when you visit them at article.com/as

Duration:00:47:09

New York State of Crime: Three Men in a Room | 1

10/23/2018
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In 2006 Eliot Spitzer is elected governor on a promise to tackle corruption in the most dysfunctional state capital in the country--Albany, NY. He is quickly challenged by one of the most powerful men in the state. Will the governor change Albany or will Albany change him? Support us by supporting our sponsors! Brooklinen - Get $20 off your order and free shipping when you use promo code AS at brooklinen.com Quip - Get your first refill pack free when you buy a toothbrush at getquip.com/as

Duration:00:43:25

BALCO: Interview with authors Mark Fainaru Wada and Lance Williams | 6

10/16/2018
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Host Lindsay Graham talks with the journalists who broke the BALCO scandal and almost went to jail. Mark Fainaru Wada and Lance Williams are the authors of “Game of Shadows: Barry Bonds, BALCO and the Steroids Scandal that Rocked Professional Sports.” Support us by supporting our sponsors!

Duration:00:41:32

BALCO: Winners and Losers | 5

10/9/2018
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Victor Conte loses his battle when he’s sentenced to prison. Marion Jones’ carefully crafted defense threatens to collapse because of a bitter divorce. And agent Novitzky’s case hits some snags as Barry Bonds fights for his reputation. After investigating for eleven years at a cost of a hundred million dollars, can agent Novitzky claim victory? Or has Victor Conte won the war? Support us by supporting our sponsors! Brooklinen - Get $20 off and free shipping when you use promo code AS at...

Duration:00:41:23

BALCO: Liars and Leaks | 4

10/2/2018
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The raid on BALCO succeeds beyond Agent Novitzky’s wildest dreams. He gets all the evidence he needs to prove that some of the top athletes in the world have cheated their way to records and medals. But Barry Bonds isn’t going down without a fight and neither is Marion Jones. And when confidential testimony gets leaked to the press, all hell breaks loose. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Zip Recruiter- Get a free trial and learn how to hire smarter when you visit them at...

Duration:00:37:48

BALCO: Syringes and Secrets | 3

9/25/2018
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A syringe with a mysterious substance sets off a race to save the Olympics from a doping scandal. Backstabbing, recriminations and a dedicated team of investigators threaten to destroy everything Victor Conte has created. And agent Novitzky plants an undercover agent to try to bring down Barry Bonds. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Ancestry.com - Get 20% off your personal DNA kit when you visit them at Ancestry.com/AS

Duration:00:37:49

BALCO: Gold Medals and Bad Blood | 2

9/18/2018
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Track star Marion Jones gets caught in the middle of an Olympic steroid scandal and turns to Victor Conte for help. In baseball, Barry Bonds is fed up watching other players beat records and garner fame. He teams up with a trainer who sets him on a path that will have unexpected results. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Zip Recruiter - Try Zip Recruiter for free at ziprecruiter.com/as

Duration:00:34:39

BALCO: Steroids and Snake Oil | 1

9/18/2018
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A college dropout with no background in science turns himself into an expert on performance enhancing drugs. Soon he attracts some of the world’s best athletes—along with the attention of a determined federal agent. Support us by supporting our sponsors! Ancestry.com - Get 20% off your AncestryDNA kit when you go to ancestry.com/as HelloFresh - Get $20 off your first 3 boxes when you visit them at HelloFresh.com/as60 and enter code as60 at checkout.

Duration:00:38:48

Introducing American Scandal

9/10/2018
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American Scandal Premieres September 18th.

Duration:00:01:46