Get More of the My History Can Beat Up Your Politics Podcast

Want more of the program that applies layers of historical context to today's politics? Have you found yourself dreading the time between episodes and wish you had something to listen to? Now you can. And at the same time, you can help support the program with various premium membership programs. All of them come with special offers, including a special email list with show updates and other thoughts from Bruce Carlson, host of My History Can Beat Up Your Politics.


Premium Content

For as low as $2 dollars a month, memberships include the Extra Podcast. The Extra Podcast will continuously feed past episodes of My History Can Beat Up Your Politics to your iTunes, Podcast Addict, or other device that allows you to manually subscribe to a feed. It will run through the popular episodes that have been recorded since 2006, curated with notes from host Bruce Carlson.

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Extra Podcast

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But there's more.

The Extra Podcast will contain special members-only episodes, with commentary from Bruce. The podcast will feature- additional insights on episodes from the podcast, additional thoughts on politics/current events and answers to questions from premium subscribers. All of this is content not heard by listeners of the standard podcast.

Expect at least 12 episodes a year of premium, members-only content, as part of your subscription! Other membership levels include transcripts of past shows, and a special email for questions and commentary to Bruce.


All memberships include access to the Extra Podcast. Members of the Grover Cleveland Club will also get The Five Biggest Fibs in American Politics PDF book, and access to a website with all past popular casts.

Members of The Cincinnati receive all of these benefits, their question answered on air - and recognition as the greatest supporters of the program.

All memberships come with the thanks of a grateful podcast host.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Thanks for being a member! If you'd like to upgrade, just follow the instructions this page: How to Upgrade.

Will I be billed on a recurring basis?

Yes, because you will be eligible for content on a recurring basis, an email list with the Friends membership and with the Chester Arthur Club and above to receive an Exclusive Extra Podcast from MHCBUYP on a regular basis there is a recurring level of monthly support for these programs.

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