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The Members Only Podcast: A Mafia Podcast

True Crime Podcasts

The Members-Only Podcast, hosted by history buff and mob aficionado, Jacob Stoops. He tells the true-crime biographies of real-life mobsters and dives deep into the plots, sub-plots, and real facts behind Cosa Nostra, as well as popular mob films and television shows.

The Members-Only Podcast, hosted by history buff and mob aficionado, Jacob Stoops. He tells the true-crime biographies of real-life mobsters and dives deep into the plots, sub-plots, and real facts behind Cosa Nostra, as well as popular mob films and television shows.

Location:

United States

Description:

The Members-Only Podcast, hosted by history buff and mob aficionado, Jacob Stoops. He tells the true-crime biographies of real-life mobsters and dives deep into the plots, sub-plots, and real facts behind Cosa Nostra, as well as popular mob films and television shows.

Language:

English


Episodes

Vincent "The Executioner" Mangano - The Original Gambino Crime Family Boss

1/8/2022
In this episode, we cover another original 1931 Commission Boss, Vincent “The Executioner” Mangano. Information on Vincent Mangano was not easy to dig up, but never fear as we did a ton of digging and have put together the most comprehensive overviews of Vincent that you’re going to find. Vincent Mangano was the first “official” head of the Mangano family when the Cosa Nostra Commission was formed in 1931 by Charles “Lucky” Luciano. This family eventually becomes known as the Gambino crime...

Duration:01:11:14

Basics of the Mob: A Beginner's Guide (Part 3)

10/9/2021
In this episode series, history buff and mob aficionado Jacob Stoops provides a high-level 101-style overview of the origins of the American mob dating back to its beginnings. The goal of this episode series is to set the table with some foundational information so that future viewers or anyone who needs a quick download to catch up on the basics can simply refer back to this episode series. Topics discussed in Part 3 include: Check us out on YouTube Part 1:...

Duration:00:59:35

Basics of the Mob: A Beginner's Guide (Part 2)

9/20/2021
In this episode series, history buff and mob aficionado Jacob Stoops provides a high-level 101-style overview of the origins of the American mob dating back to its beginnings. The goal of this episode series is to set the table with some foundational information so that future viewers or anyone who needs a quick download to catch up on the basics can simply refer back to this episode series. Topics discussed in Part 2 include: If you'd like to watch on YouTube: Part 1:...

Duration:00:53:52

Basics of the Mob: A Beginner's Guide (Part 1)

9/10/2021
In this episode, history buff and mob aficionado Jacob Stoops provides a high-level 101-style overview of the origins of the American mob dating back to its beginnings. The goal of this episode is to set the table with some foundational information so that future viewers or anyone who needs a quick download to catch up on the basics can simply refer back to this episode series. Topics discussed in Part 1 include: If you'd like to watch on YouTube: Part 1:...

Duration:00:35:21

Gaetano “Tommy” Gagliano - The Original Lucchese Crime Family Boss - Mobster Biography

8/30/2021
Gaetano “Tommy” Gagliano was the original boss of what the U.S. Federal authorities would later designate as the Lucchese crime family, one of the “Five Families” of New York City. He was probably the lowest-profile boss in the history of America Cosa Nostra and presided over the family for over two decades. His successor was his long-time lieutenant, Underboss, and the family’s current name-sake, one Tommy “Three Finger Brown” Lucchese. As it has been said, if the primary ingredients for...

Duration:00:36:33