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Ep.72 – The Assassination of James Garfield

Our 20th President was shot twice, but it was more likely that his terrible medical care caused his death

Episode Notes

President James Garfield was shot twice by an absolute mad-lad, Charles Guiteau, but however terrible his assassin was, he was nothing compared to President's doctor. Everything he tried made things a million times worse, including shooting beef and opium up the President's fanny. This tragic story just keeps on giving in the worst ways imaginable.

The Assassination of James Garfield

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