11.22.63 – Personal Accounts from the Day of the Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Today is November 22nd, which marks 60 years since the tragic assassination of President Kennedy in Dallas. National tragedies are never forgotten; everyone remembers where they were when they first heard terrible news. Alyson wasn’t born yet in 1963, but she wanted to hear from a few people who remember that day vividly, and how it impacted their lives and the lives those around them.

“Five Days in November” with Clint Hill and Lisa McCubbin Hill

This week, ahead of the 60th anniversary of the tragic assassination of President Kennedy in 1963, Alyson discusses the newly released commemorative edition of “Five Days in November” with best-selling authors, Clint Hill and Lisa McCubbin Hill.

Introducing: Countdown To Dallas

In the series premier, we recap the basic events surrounding President Kennedy’s assassination. We’ll discuss the formation of the famous Warren Commission, its findings — and highlight the one thing about its report that’s often overlooked.nBuy the book Countdown to Dallas: The Incredible Coincidences, Routines, and Blind “Luck” that Brought John F. Kennedy and Lee Harvey Oswald Together on November 22, 1963 here.nLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Definitely Not a Scholarly Episode Lots of Banter Some Castro A Whole Lot of Love with Ryan Pryor

The besties are back! Alyson and everyone’s favorite history teacher, Ryan Pryor, spend most of this episode catching up with each other after not recording for 4 months. They also share some of the CIA assassination attempts on Fidel Castro. But… it’s mostly banter. You’ve been warned.