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 202: Robert Brockman and the No Good Very Big IRS Tax Fraud (Part 1)
We take a dive into the life of automotive software billionaire Robert Brockman and his recent indictment for what has been called the largest tax fraud in US history. Accused of dodging taxes on more than $2 billion in income he had an assist from an old episode subject, billionaire … [Read more]

Episode 201: Subrata Roy (Full episode on Patreon)
Join us as we discuss Subrata Roy: embattled Indian microfinance magnate. Roy grew his multi-level marketing scheme (also known as a "chit fund") into a billion-dollar behemoth which afforded him a luxurious lifestyle underwritten by millions of India's poorest residents. When India's securities regulator SEBI called him out on it, … [Read more]

Episode 200: October 2020 Round Up (Arctic Methane, Jho Low update, Bola Tinubu, and election predictions) (Full episode on Patreon)
Our recap of some stories that caught our eye in October 2020 as well as our predictions for the upcoming presidential election in the United States. Thank you for all your support, you are what made 200 episodes possible. Let us know what you'd like to see from us in … [Read more]

Episode 199: Sumner Redstone (CBS/Viacom/Paramount) (Full episode on Patreon)
On this episode of we cover Sumner Redstone the man who popularized the phrase "Content is King" as well as when being asked about his live in girlfriend during a court proceeding said, "She's a bitch." He is the reason television has become stripped bare with content ranging from reality … [Read more]

Episode 198: Lex Greensill feat. Riley from TRASHFUTURE (Full episode on Patreon)
This week we cover the lifestyles of Lex Greensill the Australian airplane obsessed nerd who figured out how to make billions from a process called “Supply Chain Financing” or “Reverse Factoring” It’s honestly very confusing, and convoluted so we are graciously joined by Riley from the podcast Trashfuture. It’s a … [Read more]

Episode 197: Trevor Milton (Nikola) (Full episode on Patreon)
This week we look on the brighter side of billionaire fraudsters and cover Trevor Milton of Nikola hydrogen semi-truck fame. This is the man who sold the concept of a product that never came to fruition. Find out his humble Mormon Utah roots and the half dozen companies that taught … [Read more]

Episode 196: The Anthrax Attacks feat. Robbie Martin
We're joined by Robbie Martin of Media Roots Radio to discuss the 2001 Anthrax attacks in the United States and explore the case of Matt Dehart, an incarcerated hackactivist who claims to have received documents linking the bio-terrorism event to elements of the CIA. It's a story so bizarre that … [Read more]

Episode 195: Monthly Round-up: Palantir, Palm Oil, and the Covid-19 Recession (Full episode on Patreon)
Join us as we discuss three stories that came up recently: Peter Thiel's deep state start-up Palantir goes public (sort of), the Palm oil industry consolidates, and the Covid-19 Pandemic-induced recession is among the most unequal in history. Sources: https://apple.news/Axl7Myt3yRdyMh4dylYmDoA https://fortune.com/2020/09/30/palantir-direct-listing-human-rights/ https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/WFRBSB50203?fbclid=IwAR242IDx1RNVdB2e6gz5Vzx6mX1NAZRTxj0AYtAnqzB1f97JVY6swxQVxo8 https://delong.typepad.com/plutonomy-1.pdf Palm Oil links. https://news.mongabay.com/2016/12/indonesias-rich-list-stacked-with-palm-oil-billionaires/ https://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2015/nov/11/indonesia-forest-fires-explained-haze-palm-oil-timber-burning https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/17/world/asia/indonesia-fires-photos.html https://greenglobaltravel.com/how-to-avoid-products-with-palm-oil/ [Read more]

Episode 194: FinCEN Files (Full episode on Patreon)
This week we take an introductory look at the FinCen leaks and do our best to explain SAR’s. We look at the uncovering of the FinCEN files and what we have learned from the files so far. This may become an ongoing series as more details on the FinCEN are … [Read more]

Episode 193: Episode 193: Nelson Rockefeller feat. Tobi Olowe
This week we look at Nelson Rockefeller and his time in U.S politics. We briefly cover the Rockefeller wealth and will take a longer look at that on a future episode. On this episode we dive into the policies of the republicans of this brief era and how some of … [Read more]