Unbuttoned History

Fascism Pie

1 fluid ounce of frustrated nationalism

3 tablespoons of racism

1 nostalgic bygone era

A crumble of socialist economy

Sprinkle liberally with corrupt democratic politicians

Soupçon of Dope Ass Flag Design

Shake Vigorously until all Communists are dead

Services a population of 50 million


Direct download: HLFascism.mp3
Category:Society & Culture -- posted at: 12:43pm EST

There were many proud Bostonians who helped guide the United States of America to greatness, but Fate had something fantastic in store for one in particular! Which is good, because he probably wouldn't have managed on his own. Terry recounts the tale of the early American "philosopher" and trade magnate, Timothy Dexter.

Direct download: Timothy_Dexter_mixdown.mp3
Category:Society & Culture -- posted at: 10:00pm EST

In this episode your favorite Pseudo-Historians compare a Communist Leader to an obscure Music Genre.

Direct download: HLYugoslavia.mp3
Category:Society & Culture -- posted at: 12:13am EST


In this episode the boys talk about McCarthyism and it brings the worst out in them: Caleb gets drunk and violent, Terry exploits his position as host for personal gain, and Mike submits to Sexual Mania.

Direct download: HLMcCarthyism.mp3
Category:Society & Culture -- posted at: 11:27pm EST


Who are the Phoenicians and why should I give a shit? Well, Caleb and Mike tell you that if it weren’t for these rag-tag Mediterranean traders we wouldn’t know anything today. It’s as easy as A, B, C. But in this instance A isn’t a vowel. They didn’t get around to vowels.

Direct download: HLPhoenicians.mp3
Category:Society & Culture -- posted at: 10:23am EST