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 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]

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]