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History Guys

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Two historians discuss history, current events, movies and anything else they happen upon in an informed--often sardonic and inappropriate--way. Listen in, every Saturday at 5 PM Eastern, 2 PM Pacific!

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Dan and Alex interview each other for the entirety of the show. Find out what makes them tick, why they are historians, and much much more!

Bonus episode! Recorded during a trip Dan recently took to lovely Las Vegas! Dan and Alex are together at last! Listen as the guys drink, talk, and show the world that you can play violent video games and yet fail miserably to ever kill a... more

We debrief Dan on his amazingly wrong NFL playoff predictions and explore new history stories in the news.

Dan and Alex get back to talking history, the news, and everything in between after last week's show, where a creepy racist called in and ruined everything.

Alex and Dan debrief their Christmas experiences and complain about things.

Dan and Alex continue rummaging through the past to offer insight on news, movies, and whatever else comes up!

Dan and Alex celebrate the holidays with acerbic wit and the complaints of old men (they are both in their 20s).

Dan and Alex discuss a recent offer they received to join a podcasting network--and why they turned it down. They then chat about some recent news stories that involve historical aspects, respond to questions, etc.

Dan sees Lincoln and talks about it. The guys recommend book and talk history and current events.

The guys talk Abraham Lincoln, the new Spielberg movie "Lincoln," and more history related stuff.