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Tonya Harding

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Episode 28: I, Tonya: Tonya Harding and the Attack on Nancy Kerrigan

Dark and Devious

It's a story of ambition, jealousy, and bad 90s mustaches; the story of Tonya Harding's triumphs and devastating fall from grace is a fascinating one. In the early 90s Tonya Harding had proved herself to be a powerhouse in competitive figure skating, but when it came to the 1994 U.S. Figure Skating Championship, Nancy Kerrigan stood in the way of the pursuit for first place. The day before the competition, Kerrigan was attacked after a practice in what became known as the "whack heard around the world." What would unravel from there is a strange conspiracy that would ultimately lead to Harding's undoing in the professional skating world.--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/patrick-conn/support

1hr 26mins

25 Aug 2021

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MLB Trade Deadline, Simone Biles, Arizona Bowl, Tonya Harding, and Olympic Events

Winning Losers

We start off with our fails of the week including a multi billion dollar naval fire, a monkey brawl, and a failed attempt at robbing an adult store. The athlete of the week is Tonya Harding, and we discuss her assault on Nancy Kerrigan as well as her boxing career. For the Winners & Losers of the week we discuss the best and worst Olympic Events. And for our Winners in the sports world we discuss the NBA Draft, Russell Westbrook to the Lakers, the MLB Trade Deadline, Aaron Rodgers Return, and Simone Biles. For Losers we have a weird Vegas - Chicago trade, Nats COVID outbreak, Evander Kane game fixing allegations, and more. Pure Rock n Roll by Alexander Nakarada | https://www.serpentsoundstudios.comMusic promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.comAttribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/sean998/support

1hr 50mins

2 Aug 2021

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Episode 70 // I'd Let Tonya Harding Break My Legs for Charity


Threezus warms up with a game of, "3 Things!" Mason shares that he is feeling a bit behind. Danny leads "Song Name or I Made It Up," before facing off against Daniel in another "1-Second Song Challenge." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


19 Jul 2021

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Tonya Harding Rocks! w/ Subhah Agarwal

Rock Bottom Podcast

Subhah Agarwal (Comedy Central) hangs; Turns out she's a huge fan of Tonya Harding documentaries. We talk about here giving advice to young comics, sometimes doesn't always work out for the comic. The joys and pains of writing for television, and what it's like starting out doing comedy at the age of 17. follow Subhah on twitter & IG @Subhah


18 May 2021

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What's the Deal with Tonya Harding?

Polite Disagreements Podcast

To cap off Women's History Month we did the the spotlight that nobody asked for...on infamous U.S. figure skating legend Tonya Harding!  Join us for a rags to riches to scandal to general craziness story as we do a deep dive into Tonya's life.This month we are supporting AnitaB.org to support in their commitment to the advancement of women in technology in the United States and across the world. Donate now to help support!https://anitab.org/donate/(Episode contains explicit material)Beach NeedZ Get all of the things you need for the beach through Beach NeedZ! Everything is Organic & Reef Safe!

1hr 7mins

8 Apr 2021

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Episode 22- Tonya Harding

Injury Time

This week Darren and Jordan talk about the bad girl of US figure skating, Tonya Harding. While finishing up the international break and talking about Carl "The Jackal" Frampton. And by some twist of fate Darren actually got 2/3 in the trivia challenge. 

1hr 10mins

7 Apr 2021

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Famous Moments in Sports: Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan - Part 1

Famous with Cate and Liz

For their next series, the ladies explore Famous Moments in Sports. They start with an Olympic sized two-part episode covering Tonya Harding and the assault on Nancy Kerrigan. Enjoy part 1 and stay tuned for part 2 next week. Connect with Cate and Liz on Instagram at @famouscateandliz or drop them a line at famouscateandliz@gmail.com.


24 Feb 2021

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The Life and Times of Tonya Harding with Kimia Behpoornia

Why Do You Know That?

This week, Nadia and Steve talk to actor Kimia Behpoornia (@childclown) about the specific topic of the life and times of notorious figure skater Tonya Harding. What made Tonya so great at skating beyond her infamous triple axel? What's the truth behind the "incident" aka the Nancy Kerrigan of it all before the 1994 Olympic Games? How do we feel about picking up a teenager at an ice skate rink in the mall? And what's up with Worst Cooks in America? Let's do this again some time!

1hr 13mins

10 Feb 2021

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EP 50: Tonya Harding (Featuring Special Guests, Allie and Katie from HERstory on the Rocks)

Hashtag History

For our Season Five Finale episode, we are joined by Allie and Katie, the lovely ladies of the HERstory on the Rocks podcast! In this super special collaboration episode, we covered one of those most contested, debated, and controversial women out there...Tonya Harding! Allie and Katie take us through Harding's rough childhood, whirlwind love life, and early skating career leading up to the Olympics. And then Rachel and Leah walk you through the Nancy Kerrigan scandal, Harding's removal from professional figure skating, and where she is now. We take a deep dive into the way Harding was portrayed in the media, the unfair comparison to Kerrigan and other "ice princesses", the way Harding's childhood shaped the person she would become, and a weigh-in on Harding's level of guilt in the Kerrigan assault. Follow Hashtag History on Instagram @hashtaghistory_podcast for all of the pictures mentioned in this episode. Citations for all sources can be located on our website at HashtagHistory-Pod.com. You can also check out our website for super cute merch! Special thanks to www.BenSound.com for our mid-break music! Finally, you can locate us on Patreon.com/hashtaghistory where you can donate $1 a month to our Books and Booze Supply. All of your support goes a long ways and we are endlessly grateful! To show our gratitude, all Patreon Supporters receive an automatic 15% OFF all merchandise in our merchandise store! THANKS FOR LISTENING! - Rachel and Leah

1hr 26mins

3 Nov 2020

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Ep 19 Justice for Tonya Harding

...and Now We Said It!

Do Laney and Kelly even recap The Real Housewives of New York anymore? YES! This week we take on Season 2, Episode 11 and you guessed it – we’re putting a pin in this episode in preparation for SCARY ISLAND. Is anyone else concerned about putting Botox in their armpits or is it just Ramona? Asking for a friend. The end of this episode of RHONY leads us into another “To Be Continued” state where we’re left to wonder, “Do Bethenny and Kelly ever make up?! What happens next?” Are there any phlebotomists available to hook an IV of Pinot Grigio up to Ramona’s arm in preparation for next week? Please make sure to subscribe, rate us 5 stars, and leave us a review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or whatever podcast platform you use. Check us out on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter @andnowwesaidit and head on over to our website www.andnowwesaidit.com. Go to www.projectcomeback.org to learn about a great charity and help out if you can! Shameless plug for Kelly’s blog: www.kellporter.com which she promises to update sometime soon. Thanks for listening, y’all!--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

1hr 39mins

30 Sep 2020