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The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

Mike Rowe

All good stories have a twist, and all great storytellers are just a little twisted. Join Mike Rowe for a different take on the people and events that you thought you knew -- from pop-culture to politics from Hollywood to History... The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe -- short mysteries for the curious mind with a short attention span.

183 - Episode 182: Mother Knows Best
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  • 183 - Episode 182: Mother Knows Best

    After reading chapter 5 of his bestselling book, Mike surprises his two-time bestselling mother with a phone call, on which they discuss the perils of prevarication, the joys of growing up Rowe, (on a budget,) and Peggy Rowe’s unsolicited review of Mike’s new show, Six Degrees with Mike Rowe, which she may or may not have actually watched.

    Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 42min
  • 182 - Episode 181: Off by Roughly Two Trillion

    After reading chapter four of his book, Mike and Chuck discuss the real reason that so many Americans no longer believe people who sound certain - including journalists, politicians, scientists, doctors, professors, and yes… even narrators.

    Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 39min
  • 181 - Episode 180: Mike Rowe is Nothing but a Sellout

    After Mike shares chapter three of his book he gives a spirited defense of the critical art of salesmanship, during which Chuck accuses him of being a sellout, and the two navigate the precarious world of commercial television vs commercials.

    Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 51min
  • 180 - Episode 179: A Shot in the Dark

    After listening to chapter two of the best-selling book, The Way I Heard It, Mike and Chuck discuss three catastrophes and the role booze played in each of them, the joys of sharing shots with famous people, why Mike is NOT hosting one of the longest running TV shows in America, and the perils of primetime pixelated vomit.

    Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 43min
  • 179 - Episode 178: Be Wary of All Earnestness

    After reading the first chapter of his best-selling book, Mike has a candid, conversation with his producer, Chuck, about the origins of this podcast, the impact of singing old songs with old veterans, and his personal aversion to all things “earnest.”

    Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 51min
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