Based on a True Story

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We've all seen the movies that claim to be 'based on a true story', but have you ever wondered how historically accurate they are? That's what we'll aim to find out as we compare Hollywood with history.

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Sometimes, Hollywood exaggerates nature's fury on screen. Today, we'll learn about one of the stories that reminds us how scary it can really be. Find more resources at https://www.basedonatruestorypodcast.com/130-the-perfect-storm/   Get access t…
Two years ago, we covered The Fellowship of the Ring as an April Fools Day surprise. Last year, it was a little less of a surprise when we continued the story with The Two Towers. This year, the trilogy will come to an end with the epic conclusion…
Today we'll learn about Malcolm X, the man whose childhood saw his family get attacked by the KKK to an adulthood where he turned to robbery and drugs before growing into a civil rights activist and minister speaking out against racism in the Unite…

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kenlefeb reviewed this podcast on Jun 10th, 2017
"This is one of a small handful of podcasts that I have set to automatically download on my phone, so I can listen as soon as it's released! Dan is consistently well-researched, produces high quality content, and responds quickly to listeners in his associated Facebook group!"
 

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Podcast Details
Started
Apr 2nd, 2016
Latest Episode
Feb 25th, 2019
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
129
Avg. Episode Length
42 minutes

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