Episodes

Below are all the episodes we saw fit to record and release to you fine folks. Episode pages include citations of sources used in the episode as well as a link to billionaire pages providing a brief written bio. Some episodes are only available in full at our Patreon. To find a particular billionaire quickly use the handy search feature in the menu bar. Paginated for your pleasure.

Episode 214: Bernie Madoff (Full episode on Patreon)
In this one we profile one of the most successful men on Wall Street, Bernie Madoff. We go from his early hardscrabble years trading penny stocks with his earnings from working as a lifeguard to his meteoric rise as one of the most successful and respected men in finance, netting … [Read more]

Episode 213: The Coming Domestic War on Terror feat. Glenn Greenwald
For our first episode of 2021 we're joined by the one and only Glenn Greenwald to discuss the January 6th riots at the DC Capitol Building and what the media reaction to them can tell us. In particular we focus on the long term plan to codify "domestic terrorism" as … [Read more]

Episode 211: Björgólfur Thor Björgólfssonand (part 2) (Full episode on Patreon)
On our part 2 on Björgólfur Thor Björgólfssonand"Join us for part 2 of our investigation into Björgólfur Thor Björgólfsson, Iceland's first and hopefully last billionaire. In this episode, we focus on Thor's supposedly oligarch-connected beverage business from the 90s post-USSR Russia; and, Thor's active role in the 2008 Icelandic Banking … [Read more]

Episode 210: Episode 210: Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu Part 2
On our last episode of the year we close out with part 2 on Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu. The lion of bourdillion, bobo Chicago and the biggest landlord in Nigeria. We cover the rest of the bio on Bola, his reign in the Lagos politics, his odd family connections, and … [Read more]

Episode 209: Björgólfur Thor Björgólfsson (Part 1) (Full episode on Patreon)
This week we take an ice bath in one of the few Icelandic billionaires Björgólfur Thor Björgólfsson. On this 2-part episode we learn the roots of Björgólfur Thor Björgólfssonand how his family was essentially royalty to the Icelandic people at one point, we also look at connections between Björgólfur Thor … [Read more]

Episode 208: Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu Part 1
This week we cover the life and misdeeds of Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu also known as Yekini Amoda Ogunlere Hamid Sangodele Adekunle Tinubu or my favorite Bobo Chicago join us on this 2-part series on how he used his time to be a bagman in Chicago, a ruffian in his … [Read more]

Episode 207: Woody Johnson Part 2 (Full episode on Patreon)
Hey look, it's more Woody Johnson! We follow up our coverage of the Johnson family with more of Woody's riches to riches story as well as his adventures with the IRS and his nephew's little film making hobby. We also talk about that 70s show a bit. [Read more]

Episode 205: Woody Johnson Part 1 (Full episode on Patreon)
This week we cover Johnson & Johnson heir Woody Johnson. This part was recorded before the Tisch episode with Alex Ptak and was Andy Palmers first episode back and an update about his hiatus. We look at his early bio, some of the many controversies involving Woody and the large … [Read more]

Episode 204: Jonathan Tisch & the Tisch Family feat Alex Ptak
This week with Alex Ptak of Pod Damn America we cover the life and misdeeds of Jonathan Tisch. Find out all about how the Tisch family initially made their riches, (Friends & Family LLC) the 6 billion dollar net worth of the family does all sorts of horrible things including … [Read more]

Episode 203: Robert Brockman and the No Good Very Big IRS Tax Fraud (Part 2) (Full episode on Patreon)
We continue our deep dive of Robert Brockman and the schemes he pulled while thinking he was a very good boy. Find out how he used the system to his will to prove his libertarian beliefs untrue by being bad at being bad. [Read more]