Unbuttoned History
Unbuttoned History
Rox Labs Network
Informative, casual, and a little bit sexy. Unbuttoned History is the raucous history podcast for people who want to learn a bit about yesteryear, but with silly voices and swearing. Hosts Emma, Mike, a second Mike and Caleb guide you through time immemorial and play a few ridiculous games along the way.
210 - The Malê Slave Rebellion
Announcements and a ripping story.
Apr 17, 2018
1 hr 53 min
210 - Saints
The first episode of 2018 is packed to the gills with content! New updates about the podcast! A Friend departs! Then we talk about the Saints and how they all were manic but that doesn't take anything away from them for 2 hours. Mountains Levitate, Alphabets are invented, Animals are befriended!
Jan 28, 2018
2 hr 8 min
209 - Assassination Double Feature: Swedish Edition
In this episode, Captain Mike and Caleb tell you about two Swedes who were assassinated for very different reasons, and by that I mean one was a real mensch and the other was a real wang. We tackle King Gustav III and the General Secretary of the UN Dag Hammarskjöld.
Jan 7, 2018
1 hr 30 min
208 - The Scots Language
If you love people doing utterly horrendous Scottish Accents, then this is your paradise. 
Dec 17, 2017
1 hr 31 min
207 - The Fall of Constantinople
Captain Mike tries to tell us about how the great Byzantine city o Constantinople fought off Crusaders, Latins, The Rus and a khannate or two before the Turks finally defeated them. But Mike Genuine Draft and Caleb are drunk and having too much fun going on tangents about the folly of not trusting Hungarians, being too cheap in regards to cannons, and how the Catholic Crusaders are basically heroin addicts whos teal copper piping from elementary schools.
Dec 3, 2017
1 hr 7 min
206 - Newest Nations: Catalonia
Your favorite pseudo historians get to revive their first series: Newest Nations, and talk about the brief country of Catalonia. We cover the rise of Catalonian Nationalism, their oppression under Franco, and their efforts to become independence in the 21st century.
Nov 12, 2017
1 hr 10 min
205 - The Korean War
This week your favorite pseudo=historians take a look at America's Forgotten War: The Korean War. Where we learn the importance of Geography classes, that tanks versus people is lopsided and that having a billion people means you tip the scales no matter what.
Nov 5, 2017
1 hr 37 min
204 - The October Revolution Centennial
We celebrate the 100th-anniversary of the October Revolution, also known as the Bolshevik Revolution. Fun story, this all actually happened in November because Russia was still using the Julian Calendar.
Oct 22, 2017
1 hr 41 min
203 - Ethiopian Epic V: The Kingdom of Axum
Capt. Mike attempts to wrap up his long running Ethiopian Epic series, but Mike Genuine Draft and Caleb play the Unbuttoned Drinking game and try to stop him at every turn. This is a sloppy and funny one, historians.
Oct 15, 2017
1 hr 10 min
202 - The Brazilian Military Dictatorship
For 21 years Brazil was ruled by a brutal, and oppressive Military Dictatorship that specialized in torture and huge economic expansion for the ruling elites. Learn in this episode how there's only 12 names in 20th century Brazilian politics, how Superman defeated the KKK and why so many South American politicians are Italian.
Oct 9, 2017
1 hr 52 min
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