1001 Stories For The Road

1001 Stories For The Road
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1001 Stories for The Road has an eclectic mix of stories that entertain and inform. Enjoy!
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IDOL WORSHIP

Two musicians try to crash the gate at Graceland to talk to Elvis, only to find he’s out of town performing.


BABE’S DREAM

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July 1, 2018 • A young boy growing up in turn of the century Baltimore gets send to reform school and finds friends, guidance, and baseball....

| July 1, 2018

ANCHORS AWEIGH-HOW NAVY GOT ITS MARCHING SONG

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June 25, 2018 • The story of How Navy got its famous marching song "Anchors Aweigh"...

| June 25, 2018

THE CADILLAC RANCH

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June 17, 2018 • The Cadillac Ranch is an unusual (and unofficial) tourist favorite located just west of the Amarillo City line off I-40 in Texas. (The Old Rte 66)....

| June 17, 2018

THE OLDEST LADY IN BOSTON

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June 11, 2018 • 1001 Stories For The Road offers a mix of FREE and PREMIUM entertainment.  There are some great stories here- Enjoy!This show is now part of the 1001 Stories For the Road Free...

| June 11, 2018

INDEPENDENCE ROCK

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June 3, 2018 • 1001 Stories For The Road offers a mix of FREE and PREMIUM entertainment.  There are some great stories here- Enjoy!This show is now part of the 1001 Stories For the Road Free...

| June 3, 2018

GOODNIGHT CHESTY, WHEREVER YOU ARE

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May 21, 2018 • "Goodnight Chesty, Wherever You Are" is the story of the most decorated American Marine that ever served, and includes a bried summary of his service and his legend.Credits: The...

| May 21, 2018

HOW MOTHER’S DAY CAME TO BE

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April 22, 2018 • "How Mother's Day Came To Be" tells the story of Anna Jarvis and her long campaign to make Mother's Day a national holiday. This year (2018) its Sunday May 13.If you enjoy our...

| April 22, 2018

A SCONSET BEACH STORY

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April 16, 2018 • "A Sconset Beach Story" tells the story of a young Jewish immigrant named David Sarnoff who went to work at a Marconi wireless station where he was present when the distress call...

| April 16, 2018

THE COP AND THE UFO

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April 8, 2018 • "The Cop And the UFO" recalls one of the most famous UFO encounters, which took place in 1964 in Socorro County New Mexico, when Officer Lonny Zamoro cornered a strange craft with...

| April 8, 2018

I WILL FIGHT NO MORE FOREVER (PT III): A BITTER SURRENDER

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April 6, 2018 • "I Will Fight No More Forever (Pt 3): A Bitter Surrender, the conclusion of our three part series on the last fight of Chief Joseph and his Nez Perce tribe as they finally...

| April 6, 2018

REMEMBERING THE BLUES BROTHERS

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April 2, 2018 • REMEMBERING THE BLUES BROTHERS: On April 22,1978, Saturday Night Live's Paul Schaffer announced an R&B act featuring two unknown blues artists, Joliet Jake E.Blues and Elwood J...

| April 2, 2018

THE BUS DRIVER’S VACATION

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March 22, 2018 • "The Bus Driver's Vacation" is the true story of William Cimillo, who, working as a bus driver in the Bronx, and having his fill of 17 years of the same job, decided one spring...

| March 22, 2018

I WILL FIGHT NO MORE FOREVER PT II INDIANS KILL TOURISTS AT YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK

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March 18, 2018 • 'I Will Fight No More Forever" Part Two, tells the story of Chief Joseph and his tribe of Nez Perce as they escape the US Cavalry through the newly opened Yellowstone National...

| March 18, 2018

THE LUCK OF THE IRISH: A 1001 BLAST FROM THE PAST

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March 17, 2018 • Happy St. Patrick's Day everyone!  Here's a little Irish history in America- and if you know any girls named Annie Moore buy them a drink.May you reach the gates of St. Peter...

| March 17, 2018

NEXT STOP, MAYBERRY: BEHIND THE SCENES OF THE ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW

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March 12, 2018 • "Next Stop, Mayberry: Behind The Scenes at the Andy Griffith Show"One of the most successful sitcoms that ever aired on television, the Andy Griffith Show has earned a special...

| March 12, 2018

A SCANDAL IN BOHEMIA (PT 1): A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY by SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE.

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March 1, 2018 • A Scandal in Bohemia (Pt 1 of 3)  Premium Member Bonus Story   Sherlock Holmes attempts to solve a thorny problem for the King of Bohemia, who is being blackmailed for...

| March 1, 2018

UNSUNG HEROES OF THE REVOLUTION (PT I): WASHINGTON’S SPIES

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February 16, 2018 • Unsung Heroes of the Revolution (Pt. 1): The Culper Spy Ring, Nathan Hale, Caleb Brewster, James Rivington, and others...Few people leaving the Banana Republic Store at 66th and...

| February 16, 2018

URBAN LEGENDS I: MOTHMAN AND MORE

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January 31, 2018 • Urban Legends I: Mothman and much more....our most popular seriesCheck out our new book at Kindle (May 2018) and leave us a...

| January 31, 2018

UNSUNG HEROES OF THE REVOLUTION (PT II): TIM MURPHY & MANY OTHERS

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January 16, 2018 • UNSUNG HEROES OF THE REVOLUTION (PT 2) Molly Pitcher, Nancy Hale, The Swamp Fox, and others...The incredible true stories of the unsung heroes and heroines of the American...

| January 16, 2018

THE CALL OF THE WILD (FINAL CHAPTER)

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December 21, 2017 • Final Chapter:  Buck finally responds to the call he has been hearing, and roams free with a wolfpack, until he senses a desperate need to return to John Thornton....

| December 21, 2017

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