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The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

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Rank #13 in Society & Culture category

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History
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All good stories have a twist, and all great storytellers are just a little twisted. Join Mike Rowe for a different take on the people and events that you thought you knew -- from pop-culture to politics from Hollywood to History... The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe -- short mysteries for the curious mind with a short attention span.

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All good stories have a twist, and all great storytellers are just a little twisted. Join Mike Rowe for a different take on the people and events that you thought you knew -- from pop-culture to politics from Hollywood to History... The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe -- short mysteries for the curious mind with a short attention span.

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18740 Ratings
Average Ratings
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595
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234

A must listen

By earl$34 - Jan 11 2020
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A great podcast! Mike Rowe has such a soothing voice. Wonderful stories!

Wow

By RageDavis - Jan 07 2020
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I love your podcast. It is very well done thank you!

iTunes Ratings

18740 Ratings
Average Ratings
17469
595
272
170
234

A must listen

By earl$34 - Jan 11 2020
Read more
A great podcast! Mike Rowe has such a soothing voice. Wonderful stories!

Wow

By RageDavis - Jan 07 2020
Read more
I love your podcast. It is very well done thank you!
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The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

Latest release on Jan 21, 2020

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All good stories have a twist, and all great storytellers are just a little twisted. Join Mike Rowe for a different take on the people and events that you thought you knew -- from pop-culture to politics from Hollywood to History... The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe -- short mysteries for the curious mind with a short attention span.

Rank #1: Bonus Episode 101: The Way I Talked About The Way I Heard It

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WARNING: This is not your ordinary The Way I heard It. This episode contains SPOILERS. 

Storyteller Mike Rowe is joined by producer Chuck Klausmeyer to answer questions posed by fans of The Way I Heard It.  Mike covers everything from how the podcast started to where it's headed in the future.  

May 10 2018

40mins

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Rank #2: Episode 141: On Average 15 Times a Day

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But for this woman... maybe a bit more.

Oct 15 2019

7mins

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Rank #3: Episode 3: Clean Up On Aisle 4!

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How did the clerks in a modest grocery store change the world as we know it?

Mar 01 2016

5mins

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Rank #4: Episode 33: You Don't Know Mike

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Sometimes, all you can do is watch.

Sep 11 2016

7mins

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Rank #5: Episode 4: Little Bits Of Corpse

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Was he a lunatic or a genius? Sometimes it's hard to tell, especially when you're telling the world that doctors are killing their patients.

Mar 01 2016

7mins

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Rank #6: Bonus Episode 64: It's Good To Be The King

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Mike tells a very personal story of the King that changed his life.  

Jul 08 2017

30mins

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Rank #7: Episode 5: Breaking the Silence

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He found his voice and defined a generation. And he owes it all to a little piece of fruit. 

Mar 01 2016

6mins

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Rank #8: Episode 135: The Illegitimate Son-of-a-Smith

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Denied his father's true last name for most of his life, James reclaimed it--in a monumental way.

May 28 2019

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Rank #9: Episode 119: They Shook On It

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The significance of that shake was beyond this world.

Dec 11 2018

10mins

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Rank #10: Episode 88: The Missiles of December

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It was never good new when the red phone rang - and on this December night it was ringing off the hook. 

Dec 19 2017

10mins

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Rank #11: Episode 32: The Dreamer

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He couldn't change the people, so he changed the world.

Aug 30 2016

7mins

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Rank #12: Episode 140: Another Band of Brothers

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This group gave us the most iconic sound of all time.

Oct 08 2019

8mins

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Rank #13: Episode 98: Send Me The Bill

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Wee Johnny wanted a mighty check - so he sent out some mighty big bills.

Apr 17 2018

7mins

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Rank #14: Episode 6: "This isn't funny!"

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It was a cold, dark night on the field of battle – and one man had the perfect plan to strike back at the enemy.

Mar 01 2016

6mins

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Rank #15: Episode 108: Words Worth Remembering

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These words take on a whole new meaning once you know the story behind why they were written.  

Aug 21 2018

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Rank #16: Episode 60: Something to Stand For

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What do you get when you cross a Private, a General, a lawyer, a doctor and two teenagers?  Something worth standing for.

Jun 13 2017

9mins

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Rank #17: Episode 89: Armed For Love

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Looking for love in the classifieds can lead to explosive consequences. 

Jan 03 2018

9mins

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Rank #18: Episode 122: The Cherry Pie Is To Die For

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But Ted was craving a slice of something else.

Jan 08 2019

9mins

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Rank #19: Episode 123: Another Tortured Artist

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A battered boy who couldn't stand the sight of his own reflection - so he changed it.

Jan 15 2019

7mins

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Rank #20: Episode 134: Not Your Typical Homemaker

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Julia was flattered by the proposal—but it came with certain… preconditions.

May 07 2019

9mins

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Episode 147: Her Biggest Fan

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The doctor told her not to sing... but she did anyway.

Jan 21 2020

11mins

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Episode 146: OCCASIONALLY--Christmastime

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Christmastime is upon us, and with it comes the season of giving. Mike recites perhaps the greatest story ever written about the spirit of giving.

Dec 24 2019

18mins

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Episode 145: Does This Look Infected

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Yes, as a matter of fact, it does.  But penicillin won't help...

Nov 19 2019

12mins

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Episode 144: A Legend In His Own Mind

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He was destined for greatness.  No one knew it but him.

Nov 12 2019

13mins

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Episode 143: Rude Awakenings

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Some said he was cursed, others said he was blessed, but everyone agreed--he was the luckiest kraut in the navy.

Nov 05 2019

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Episode 142: OCCASIONALLY--Halloween

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It's All Hallow's Eve! So what better way to mark the occasion than with an episode of OCCASIONALLY. Mike pays homage to the macabre musings of the great Edgar Allan Poe by reciting perhaps his most famous story. Light a candle, pour a beverage, and let the Victorian goosebumps wash over you. Prepare yourself for the insidious beating of... The Tell Tale Heart

Oct 31 2019

18mins

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Episode 141: On Average 15 Times a Day

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But for this woman... maybe a bit more.

Oct 15 2019

7mins

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Episode 140: Another Band of Brothers

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This group gave us the most iconic sound of all time.

Oct 08 2019

8mins

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Episode 139: A Penniless Singer

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Who earned a funeral fit for a king.

Oct 01 2019

8mins

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Episode 138: An Extraordinary Swap

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A love story.  Sort of...

Sep 17 2019

9mins

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Episode 137: A Bona Fide Sex Symbol

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She simply had no choice.

Sep 10 2019

7mins

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Episode 136: A Boy And His Dog

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The skinny kid was so desperate that he was about to sell his best friend.

Sep 03 2019

7mins

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Episode 135: The Illegitimate Son-of-a-Smith

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Denied his father's true last name for most of his life, James reclaimed it--in a monumental way.

May 28 2019

11mins

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Episode 134: Not Your Typical Homemaker

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Julia was flattered by the proposal—but it came with certain… preconditions.

May 07 2019

9mins

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Episode 133: Call It What You Will

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It's difficult to describe the chaos of an unpredictable world--but Peter sure tried.

May 01 2019

9mins

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Episode 132: Harvey's Future Ex-Wife

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She just said she was going home - but it's the way she said it that we remember.

Apr 16 2019

7mins

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Episode 131: The Mystery of the Vanishing Woman

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When one of the most famous women in the world disappears without a trace, it sets off one of the greatest whodunits you've never heard of.

Apr 09 2019

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Episode 130: A Tale of Two Pupils

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They were classmates, bandmates, and best friends - even after one devastating punch changed everything.

Apr 02 2019

8mins

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Episode 129: Mother Knows Best

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Mary had issues, no doubt about it.  But her mother was always there for her...

Mar 19 2019

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Episode 128: One Hell of a Toll

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The journey was an incredible achievement - but the true cost was difficult to bear.

Mar 12 2019

10mins

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iTunes Ratings

18740 Ratings
Average Ratings
17469
595
272
170
234

A must listen

By earl$34 - Jan 11 2020
Read more
A great podcast! Mike Rowe has such a soothing voice. Wonderful stories!

Wow

By RageDavis - Jan 07 2020
Read more
I love your podcast. It is very well done thank you!