An Irishman In America with Marion McKeone (The Teapot Dome Scandal): (Trailer)


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The scandal that set the benchmark for corruption and bribery, the Teapot Dome scandal goes under Marion’s microscope today. How did big oil come to buy one politician in 1923? Marion explains as only she can. There’s also an examination of this week’s developments in the Derek Chauvin trial and the Vanity Fair revelation that it might be illegal for the US to share its surplus vaccines? If you have a question for Marion please send it through to and Jarlath will do his best to include it in the next episode. Supplementary research provided by John Meagher. To hear this episode in full each week and to gain access to the entire back-catalogue of over 400 Irishman Abroad episodes that are not available on iTunes for just the price of a pint every month visit Our charity partner is In these tricky times, Jigsaw provides a range of resources, advice and care for your people to help them strengthen their mental health and the skills needed to navigate life. Please visit their website and consider making a donation. For updates on future episodes and live shows follow @jarlath on Twitter, visit or email the show directly on Disclaimer: All materials contained within this podcast are copyright protected. Third party reuse and/or quotation in whole or in part is prohibited unless direct credit and/or hyperlink to the Irishman Abroad podcast is clearly and accurately provided.

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