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The Members Only Podcast: A Mafia History Podcast

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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 the Mafia (aka Cosa Nostra), as well as popular mob films and television shows. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

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 the Mafia (aka Cosa Nostra), as well as popular mob films and television shows. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

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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 the Mafia (aka Cosa Nostra), as well as popular mob films and television shows. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

Language:

English


Episodes

Mob Historian Breaks Down The Godfather's Opening Scene

6/8/2022
In this episode, mob historian and history buff Jacob Stoops delves into the Opening Scene from the Godfather. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

Duration:00:29:23

The Murder of Ferdinand "The Shadow" Boccia

5/26/2022
We tell the story of the murder of a low-level associate of the Luciano Crime Family, Ferdinand “The Shadow” Boccia. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

Duration:00:27:36

Michele "Big Mike" Miranda: Genovese Crime Family Consigliere (1957-1972)

5/18/2022
In this episode we cover one of the most powerful gangsters in New York City during the 1950’s and 1960’s, Michele “Big Mike” Miranda, one who had direct ties to some of the most infamous events in mob history and who was the right-hand man of one “Don Vitone”, aka Vito Genovese. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

Duration:01:24:36

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

1/8/2022
We cover Vincent “The Executioner” Mangano, the the first “official” head of what eventually becomes known as the modern-day Gambino crime family. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

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. In this episode we talk about mob-slang, biggest mob events since the 1930's, the process of an actual "making" ceremony, whether mob families have ever been infiltrated, and if the mob is still active. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

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. We discuss the Castellammarese War, organizational structures, family positions and ranks, as well as basic rules and regulations. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

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. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

Duration:00:35:21

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

8/30/2021
In our first mobster biography, we profile Gaetano “Tommy” Gagliano, 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 and probably the lowest-profile boss in the history of America Cosa Nostra. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/the-members-only-podcast/support

Duration:00:36:33