The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe

The Way I Heard It with 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, Hollywood to History… The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe is a series of short mysteries for the curious mind with a short attention span.


You Don't Know Mike  

Sometimes, all you can do is watch.

Episode 32: The Dreamer  

He couldn't change the people, so he changed the world.

Episode 31: The Hangman & The Windsor Knot  

How a perfectly tied Windsor knot led to a date with the gallows.

Episode 30: The Demoted Deserter  

War is hell, but the paperwork is intolerable.

Episode 29: The 100 Billion Dollar Bar  

How his sweet tooth changed your life.

Episode 28: An Incredible Reinvention  

When no one wants your product, don't change the product, change the name.

Episode 27: Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow  

I don't want to split hairs, but EVERYONE should know this woman's name.

Episode 26: Rose Garden Rubbish  

Even the President can't help this guy catch a break.

Episode 25: The Prisoner  

The craziest prison break story you've never heard of.

Episode 23: Donnie's Secret  

Donnie has a secret... and it's a doozie.

Episode 22: In Laws on the Outs  

Their escape from an overbearing family really put them on the map.

Episode 21: The Coward of the Deep  

Who will sing the praises of the famous warrior who refused to fight.

Episode 20: Fred's Final Wish  

Why Fred's kids stopped for a snack on the way to his funeral.

Episode 19: John's Portuguese Cousin  

A most unlikely path to becoming one of the greatest voices of all time.

Episode 18: The Toymaker  

Al didn't want to make toys, he just wanted to fly.

Episode 17: The Lady Calls the Shots  

He loved her so much he gave her his job.

Episode 16: The Orphan Hero  

She was plucked from the streets and catapulted to fame.

Episode 15: Sorry, Wrong Number  

Sometimes in life, it's better not to stick to the script.

Episode 14: The American Rock Star  

His music career really blew up.

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