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Lions Led By Donkeys Podcast

Summary: The Lions Led By Donkeys podcast is a military history podcast for laughing at the worst military failures, inept commanders, and crazy stories from throughout the history of human conflict. Our podcast will always be free, but if you think what we do is worth a buck you can throw us one here: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys

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 Episode 136 - The Khmer Rouge Part 4: The Fall | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:57:13

In the conclusion of our series Vietnam liberates Cambodia and slaps around another world power. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys

 Episode 135 - The Khmer Rouge Part 3: S21 and the Killing Fields. | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:14:19

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 Episode 134 - The Khmer Rouge Part 2: Year Zero | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:19:16

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 Episode 133 - The Khmer Rouge Part 1: Revolutionary Snitching | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:14:23

Part 1 of 4 on the rise and fall of the Khmer Rouge Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys sources: Vickery, Micheal. Cambodia, 1975-1982

 Episode 132 - Luigi Cadorna: Redux | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:25:36

Our first episode ever was about Luigi Cadorna. A lot has changed in the last nearly 3 years so we decided to redo the whole thing during a charity live stream. During the stream we raised over 5,000$ for displaced and at need victims of the recent war in Armenia. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys

 Episode 131 - USS Indianapolis | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:14:03

naval incompetence, sharks, and suicide oh my! Support the show :https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys Sources: https://www.history.navy.mil/browse-by-topic/ships/modern-ships/indianapolis.html https://www.nationalww2museum.org/war/articles/surviving-sinking-uss-indianapolis https://www.history.navy.mil/research/library/online-reading-room/title-list-alphabetically/s/sinking-ussindianapolis/narrative-of-the-circumstances.html https://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-23455951 https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-worst-shark-attack-in-history-25715092/

 Episode 130 - The Teenage Communist Hit Squad of The Netherlands | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:05:30

During WWII partisans came in all shapes, sizes, and ages. And sometimes death was 15 years old and riding a bicycle. Listen to It Came From the Sea @fromtheseapod Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys Sources: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/world-history/nazi-germany-dutch-resistance-freddie-truus-oversteegen-hannie-schaft-a9188306.html https://www.history.com/news/dutch-resistance-teenager-killed-nazis-freddie-oversteegen Poldermans, Sophie. Seducing and Killing Nazis: Hannie, Truus and Freddie: Dutch Resistance Heroines of WWII

 Episode 129 - Spartacus Part 2: Return of the Corpse Road | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:15:40

The conclusion of the Third Servile War Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys follow us on twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/lionsledbydonkeyspod

 Episode 128 - Spartacus Part 1: Jupiter's Cock! | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:15:36

Rome really loves enslaving people. Spartacus disagrees. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys Sources for all related episodes: Appian. Civil Wars. Plutarch. Plutarch's Lives. "The Life of Crassus." "The Life of Pompey" Bradley, Keith. Slavery and Rebellion in the Roman World. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1989

 Episode 127 - The Battle of Athens | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:09:16

One day in in 1946 a group of WWII Veterans grabbed their weapons and went to war against police brutality and electoral fraud. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys Sources: https://www.americanheritage.com/battle-athens https://www.warhistoryonline.com/instant-articles/battle-athens-group.html http://csws.utk.edu/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/2000-White-Bill-Transcript.pdf

 Episode 126 - How World Militaries Attempted to Weaponize the Paranormal | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:14:21

Joe and Nick talk about all the times the militaries of the world attempted to weaponize the powers of woo woo bullshit. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys Sources: https://www.history.com/news/cia-esp-espionage-soviet-union-cold-war https://taskandpurpose.com/history/5-true-stories-militarys-paranormal-activity-research https://www.wearethemighty.com/articles/soldiers-vampires-ghosts Blum, William. Killing Hope: US Military and CIA Interventions Since WWII https://science.howstuffworks.com/ghost-tape-no-10-haunted-mixtape-the-vietnam-war.htm

 Episode 126 - The Horrible Death of President James Garfield | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:31:51

Folks, it's bad. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys Follow us on twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/lionsledbydonkeyspod Sources: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/health/dirty-painful-death-president-james-garfield https://www.washingtonpost.com/history/2020/09/19/garfield-assassination-white-house-doctors-lied/ https://www.nytimes.com/2006/07/25/health/25garf.html https://medium.com/@simoncarryer/damn-near-killed-him-30042c796e29 https://nypost.com/2016/09/22/the-inept-doctor-who-killed-president-garfield/

 Episode 125 - The Kunduz Airstrike | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:20:17

During the Battle of Kunduz, the US bombed a Doctors Without Borders hospital, one of the worst war crimes of the Afghan War. Nobody has ever been punished for it. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys Check out our store: https://teespring.com/stores/lions-led-by-donkeys-store

 Episode 124 - Life on a U-Boat was terrible | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:02:37

Life aboard a U-boat during WWII was horrible but thankfully short from all the dying. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys Correction: During the show Joe says he couldn't find reports of U-Boat crews killing themselves. Someone pointed out it happened at least once in this incident: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Zschech Sources: Iron Coffins by Herbert Warner https://www.warhistoryonline.com/instant-articles/horrors-of-serving-a-u-boat.html https://warisboring.com/the-high-tech-toilet-that-destroyed-a-submarine/

 *Unlocked* Valkyrie | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:14:14

Tom Cruise is the worst pirate ever. Support the show to get more bonus episodes like this: https://www.patreon.com/lionsledbydonkeys Follow our Twitch Stream: https://www.twitch.tv/lionsledbydonkeyspod

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