Dictators, serial killers, corporate proxy wars, actual wars, anything nitty and gritty that has a bloody history, we will talk about it. Many companies and counties have dark pasts you may not know about but always wanted to. Give us a listen, you’ll be entertained I promise
Episode 69....NICE! Join the RB Crew as we fact off deep into your ear holes. Furious rapid facting off of bloody and random facts. Grab a beer and stroke your mind!!By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Doctor, Lawyer, Editor, Entrepreneur...Invader! President? Duelist! Author!? Meet William Walker, the man who conquered a nation with little more than a crazy idea and some elbow grease. There's nothing this man couldn't do, except survive a firing squad. Grab your brews, settle in, and open you ears, boy we got a story for you.…
Although NC isn't home to any of the super infamous serial killers we do have the Taco Bell Strangler. Join the Gruesome Twosome of the RB crew as we dive into the murders of Henry Louis Wallace, North Carolina's most prolific serial killerBy Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Join the RB crew for yet another installment of the Head4Head series. This episode takes to the continent of South America. Grab your beers and let's us know who you think the worst/more evil!By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Deep in the African Jungle one scientist learns just how close to humans Chimpanzees are.....By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Ahhhh the forest. A wonderfully rich environment. Full of beautiful sights and don't forget the smells. The scents of fresh air, rich earthy aroma...the decaying bodies...wait...You heard me right. In this forest located in Nigeria a whole compound of bodies was discovered. Join the RB crew as we delve into the mystery of the Ibadan Forest!…
How are you celebrating Cinco de Mayo? Hopefully having some drinks like we are. Grab a cold one and join the RB crew while we discuss the real reason May 5th is a holiday!
Lets see Steve Harvey solve this one! SURVEY SAYS..........NO!!! Join the Gruesome Twosome of the Reigning Blood podcast as we dive into the most famous blood feud in US history!By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Ever thought about where the old saying "Don't mess with Texas" comes from? Join the RB crew for a little dip into some good ole Texan history. Where a bunch of rebel Texans fought off one of Mexico's most successful generals, to gain their independence.By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
You read that right. The War of Jenkin's Ear. Join the RB crew as we discuss a 9-year war kicked off by some dude's ear. This little known war had some major casualties and even contained a theater in the United States. We hope you enjoy this installment of Wacky Wars.
Ashes, ashes, what the hell? Join us as the RB crew ruins your favorite childhood nursery rhymes. Listen as we break down dark theories that allegedly spurred the rhymes and songs read to you as you fell asleep.By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Join the RB crew as we shine the spotlight on the cult of Aum Shinrikyo. This Japanese doomsday cult was responsible for one of the worst terror attacks in Japanese history. Go grab your beers and buckle in. Listen to how Aum Shinrikyo went from bumbling cultist to terrorist.
Join the RB crew as we discuss one of the most famous murder cases in the UK. This episode will have you questioning how badly those that kill a 2 year old boy should be punished. James Patrick Bulger was abducted from a mall and later brutally murdered in a railway station. Grab a beer and give us a listen to learn more about this case!…
Join the RB crew as we take a deeper dive into the murder of Matt Silliman. This case garnered national news and happened while we were in high school with the victim and two of the killers. We briefly covered the case in our original Killer Classmates episode,but felt we needed to do the Silliman case justice by using real names and accounts from …
Join the RB crew for round 3 in our Head 4 Head series. These two dictators go at it to see who was the worst! It's an all Africa showdown! Who do you think is more evil? Deranged head of state or cold-blooded warmonger! Grab a beer, have a listen, and make your decision!By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Abusive childhood? Check. Thinly veiled mommy issues? Check. Luchadors? Double check!!! Join the RB crew as we head south of the border to discuss Juana Barazza, The Silent Lady. Grab a beer or three and have a listen to the story of the killer luchadora!By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Join the RB crew for our final installment of our inaugural Black History Month Series. We discuss the horrific act of the Wilmington Massacre of 1898. Which also happens to be the only successful insurrection in US history. Although we grew up in North Carolina, we weren't taught about this in school. So drink a beer with us and learn about one of…
This story from West Philadelphia is nothing like the Fresh Prince! Come have a drink with the RB crew as we delve into the story of the 1985 MOVE Bombing. This little known event takes place in the city of Philadelphia, where the mayor used explosives on his own citizens. Bet you've never had a noise complaint that escalated this much!…
Come and join the RB crew as we discuss the First Italo-Ethiopian War. Ethiopia maintained its independence during the colonization of Africa by defeating the invading Italians. So come have a beer and enjoy the "underdog' story of Ethiopia's fight for freedom! Cheers!By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Join the RB crew as we kick off our Black History Month Series with the Haitian Revolution. The first and only successful slave revolt history. Come have a beer with us as we celebrate this historic revolution.By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Join the RB crew as we cover the shortest war in recorded history. Seriously. We had lunch periods in school longer than this conflict. This podcast is actually LONGER than the war. So come on and have a beer and enjoy show.By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes & Josh Watson & Aaron Craig
Join the RB crew for a dive into the El Mozote Massacre. Taking place during the Salvadoran Civil War, a conflict with a plethora of massacres, El Mozote is famous for being the worst. Go grab a drink for this one.
Join the RB crew as we discuss the brutality of medieval weapons. Ranging from battlefield weaponry and siege engines to the barbaric torture of prisoners; the RB crew paints a bloody picture. We are joined by friend of the pod, Keegan, who's knowledge of historic warfare comes quite handy! Come and have a listen!…
Join the RB crew as we delve into the history of the largest armed uprising in the U.S. since the Civil War. Bet you never hated work to point of hijacking a train.
Join the RB crew as we discuss these murder cases involving the Amish. Only 3 Amish people have been convicted of murder in 250 years. Have a listen and we hope you enjoy!By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Have yourself a bloody little Christmas! Come have a jolly time with RB crew as we cover some of the bloodier events on Christmas through the years! Y'all be good...or not!By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Join the crew of RB for an interview with Miranda Young, of Ghost Biker Paranormal. We met Miranda at the Henry River Mill Village and knew we wanted to have her on the podcast for an interview. We cover how she got into investigating the paranormal and what set her apart! Also maybe a slight bit of demonology…
Join the RB crew for this interview with Deb and Laura, creators of the "I Got the Hell Out Podcast". Get a first hand account of life in a cult in this fast-paced Q&A! We hope y'all are as entertained and flabbergasted as we were!By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Join us as we delve into the history of Little Turtle's War. The highwater mark of Native resistance to American expansionBy Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
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Join the RB crew and special guest Ariel Cooksey (Malice Podcast), as we delve into the story of Anna Ivanovna and the Ice Palace!
Author of 'I walked on my own grave', Ramon Sosa joins us and tells about his insane story of an attempted hit on his life. Get your own copy of the book here; https://www.amazon.com/I-Walked-My-Own-Grave/dp/0578217651By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Come listen to the story of a man that was framed for murder in a town not too terribly far from the Reigning Blood crew.By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Author of the book Kilo, Toby Muse comes and tells us about his experience in following drug cartelsBy Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Come listen to the interesting world of paranormal investigations as we talk to Kristy from Soul Sisters Paranormal.By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
One Caribbean island, two dictators ...who was worse?By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Come join us as we talk about some of the local ghost stories and folklore of North Carolina.By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
A group of settlers ups and vanishes with only a cryptic message left behind.By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
A quiet small town experiences a bizarre stretch of years that includes murder, rape, arson and more all at one high school
Inaugural episode pits Pol Pot against Saddam HusseinBy Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
A glimpse inside one of the most brutal regimes in history.
We welcome back Russell Jones! He walks us through his mindset when doing personal security in South Africa and how it can help you in everyday life. 🇿🇦By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
We're back! Join us for a Fantasy Football style draft of our favorite serial killers and why we think they would make the best team. We fixed the audio issues it was having before.By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
We're back! Back at it again with a new season. Listen to our ramblings about the Golden Age of piratesBy Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Thibodeau is a survivor of the Waco siege and author of two books; A Place Called Waco and Waco: A Survivor’s Tale. The latter of which inspired a Netflix mini-seriesBy Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Exit Clean Up owner Valek takes us inside the world of crime scene and biohazard clean up. Plus some real cool bonus content you won’t want to miss this. Exitcleanup.com for more infoBy Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Owen is a survivor to the infamous Vegas shooting and tells us what he saw that day, as well as what he’s researched afterBy Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Claude Gatebuke tells his and his families tale of escape and survival through the Tutsi massacre of 1994By Matt Johnson & Leo Croes
Round table discussion into the background of Dennis Rader, also known as BTK. Special Guests Cherish and Aaron
Kathey tell us her story including the night she was face to face with Ted Bundy and lived to tell the taleBy Matt Johnson & Leo Croes