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.


Episode 67: Charlie's Big Break  

This aspiring songwriter was a family man who really wanted to be famous. 

Episode 66: A Serial Inventor  

Because necessity is actually the mother of investment. 

Episode 65: A Full Figured Gal  

She had tons of suitors because men knew that with her - anything was possible.

Bonus Episode 64: It's Good To Be The King  

Mike tells a very personal story of the King that changed his life.  

Episode 63: Render Unto Caesar  

Caesar's ride that changed the course of Western Civilization. 

Episode 62: I'd Like to Buy a Vowel  

But only if the spirit moves you.

Episode 61: When the World's on Fire  

The melody was sweet, but the lyrics were too painful to sing.

Episode 60: Something to Stand For  

What do you get when you cross a Private, a General, a lawyer, a doctor and two teenagers?  Something worth standing for.

Episode 59: A Hero Under the Influence  

When all is lost and the end is near - why not have a drink... or several.

Episode 58: A Lesser Known Vessel  

Captain Cooper was asked to do the impossible - But he found it impossible not to try.

Episode 57: But Who's Counting  

Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night could keep this 60 year-old mailman from finally receiving his due.

Episode 56: Something Unforgettable and Real  

Bill was known for creating unforgettable car chases - but there was one chase he wished he could forget.  

Episode 55: The Man Behind the Microphone  

Sometimes choosing the right words means not sticking to the script.

Episode 54: The Boy Who Loved to Fly  

He flew into history - thanks to a nervous mother with an old-fashioned name.

Episode 53: A Simple Solution  

His formula saved millions from starvation - among other things.

Episode 52: A Patient Man  

John loved Peggy so much he would do anything for her... including this!

Episode 51: Kid Stuff  

Mr. Akai had a secret - and every kid in the neighborhood knew it.

Episode 50: Size Matters  

In a competition like this - every inch counts.

Episode 49: Dream Job  

The greatest World's Fair on the planet - and it all started with shoveling horse poo.

Episode 48: An Unmistakable Sound  

Bob was a Mad Man who could sell anything - but this new product gave him a terrible headache.  

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