Rank #1: Episode 35: The Code Breaker
His ear for hearing patterns served him well.
Rank #2: Bonus Episode 101: The Way I Talked About The Way I Heard It
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.
Rank #3: Episode 36: Oh Brother!
Thanksgiving isn't complete without a second helping of Presidential election politics.
Rank #4: Episode 115: A Conventional Hero
There are many ways to save a life - this one was rather conventional.
Rank #5: Episode 33: You Don't Know Mike
Sometimes, all you can do is watch.
Rank #6: Episode 3: Clean Up On Aisle 4!
How did the clerks in a modest grocery store change the world as we know it?
Rank #7: Episode 4: Little Bits Of Corpse
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.
Rank #8: Episode 116: A Little Town Up North
It was just a tiny patch of farmland near a tiny little burg - but oh, the things that happened there...
Rank #9: Episode 5: Breaking the Silence
He found his voice and defined a generation. And he owes it all to a little piece of fruit.
Rank #10: Episode 88: The Missiles of December
It was never good news when the red phone rang – and on this December night it was ringing off the hook.
Rank #11: Episode 119: They Shook On It
The significance of that shake was beyond this world.
Rank #12: Episode 32: The Dreamer
He couldn't change the people, so he changed the world.
Rank #13: Episode 68: A Nice Girl From Wisconsin
The consequences of her choice would forever change the world.
Rank #14: Episode 93: As Long As It's Legal
Who says you can't preach Sunday morning, and then sell whiskey Sunday night?
Rank #15: Episode 6: "This isn't funny!"
It was a cold, dark night on the field of battle – and one man had the perfect plan to strike back at the enemy.
Rank #16: Episode 38: On Self Abuse
Please sir, can I have some more?
Rank #17: Episode 44: The Greaseman Cometh
Don't like your job? Just invent something that does it for you.
Rank #18: Episode 45: The Biscuit Bomb
Melvin's Stories always had a surprise ending - this one surprised even Melvin.
Rank #19: Episode 46: Fair Warning
You know his name - now you'll know why.
Rank #20: Episode 48: An Unmistakable Sound
Bob was a Mad Man who could sell anything - but this new product gave him a terrible headache.