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The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

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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.

iTunes Ratings

21109 Ratings
Average Ratings
19621
687
319
195
287

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By AssEatinAl - Jun 02 2020
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The most entertaining thing out there

Down to earth.

By wdrd63 - Jun 01 2020
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Common sense,intelligent, and just a plain old good man.

iTunes Ratings

21109 Ratings
Average Ratings
19621
687
319
195
287

Per Capita

By AssEatinAl - Jun 02 2020
Read more
The most entertaining thing out there

Down to earth.

By wdrd63 - Jun 01 2020
Read more
Common sense,intelligent, and just a plain old good man.
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The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

Latest release on May 12, 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 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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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 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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Rank #5: 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

13mins

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Rank #6: 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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Rank #7: 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 #8: 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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Rank #9: 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 #10: 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 #11: 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 #12: 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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Rank #13: 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 #14: 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 #15: 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 #16: 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 #17: 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 #18: 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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Rank #19: 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 #20: 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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Episode 158: On the Pursuit of Satisfaction

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The kid had a head for numbers.

May 12 2020

17mins

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Episode 157: A Novel Hero

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What he did was unspeakably brave.  So why then, did no one speak of it?

May 05 2020

24mins

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Episode 156: A Bridge Too Far

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They built a lot of bridges.  Perhaps, one too many...

Apr 14 2020

19mins

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Episode 155: Lullaby for a Crackhead

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He only had the one hit...but boy, was it a wonder!

Apr 07 2020

18mins

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Episode 154: OCCASIONALLY--Quarantined Edition

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Mike was the keynote speaker at the last large gathering in the United States before the country officially closed for business. His job? Shaking hands--with over a hundred thousand people. Now, after three weeks of self-isolation, he'd like to tell you about it. And then, read a very funny story from his mom's new book.

Mar 31 2020

20mins

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Episode 153: An Offer They Couldn't Refuse

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The player loved to play... but on this particular occasion--he chose the wrong playmate.

Mar 17 2020

11mins

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Episode 152: They Had Their Way With Her

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Or did they...

Mar 10 2020

17mins

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Episode 151: He Was Ready For His Close Up

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It was the gig of a lifetime... it just wasn't Gig's.

Mar 03 2020

17mins

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Episode 150: Dude Looks Like a Lady

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She broke the glass ceiling with ease.  But her secret was taken to the grave.

Feb 25 2020

18mins

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Episode 149: Broadswords in a Pit

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James and Rebecca simply could not settle their differences... that's where the broadswords came in.

Feb 18 2020

21mins

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Episode 148: A Book to Pass the Time

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Because you need something to break the boredom of marching 300 miles in 10 degree weather to bring three boat thieves to justice... or so I'm told.

Feb 11 2020

16mins

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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

Play

Episode 145: Does This Look Infected

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Read more

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

Nov 19 2019

12mins

Play

Episode 144: A Legend In His Own Mind

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Read more

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

Nov 12 2019

13mins

Play

Episode 143: Rude Awakenings

Podcast cover
Read more

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

Nov 05 2019

13mins

Play

Episode 142: OCCASIONALLY--Halloween

Podcast cover
Read more

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

Play

Episode 141: On Average 15 Times a Day

Podcast cover
Read more

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

Oct 15 2019

7mins

Play

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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iTunes Ratings

21109 Ratings
Average Ratings
19621
687
319
195
287

Per Capita

By AssEatinAl - Jun 02 2020
Read more
The most entertaining thing out there

Down to earth.

By wdrd63 - Jun 01 2020
Read more
Common sense,intelligent, and just a plain old good man.