8 Episodes 2013 - 2013
In Season 1 of "Drunk History," guest narrators revisit historic moments from Washington D.C., Chicago, Atlanta, Boston, San Francisco, Detroit, Nashville, and the Wild West. These stories include the Watergate scandal, the Haymarket affair, the invention of Coca-Cola, the kidnapping of Patty Hearst, Arthur Conan Doyle and Harry Houdini as rivals, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum heist, the Battle of the Alamo, and the Lewis and Clark Expedition. This first season features narrations by Matt Gourley, Eric Edelstein, and Chris Romano, as well as appearances by Jack Black as Elvis Presley, Nick Offerman as Johnny Cool, Winona Ryder as Mary Dyer, Terry Crews as Donald DeFreeze, Kristen Wiig as Patty Hearst, and Alfred Molina as Arthur Conan Doyle.
Tue, Jul 9, 2013 30 mins
A series that spoofs the past with inebriated reenactors begins with journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein exposing the Watergate scandal; a feud between actor brothers Edwin and John Wilkes Booth; and Elvis Presley meeting President Nixon at the White House.
Tue, Jul 16, 2013 30 mins
Sketches in Chicago include Al Capone being done in by an unlikely adversary; Abraham Lincoln catching a break; and police warring with protesters during the Haymarket Riot of 1886.
Tue, Jul 23, 2013 30 mins
Pharmacist John Pemberton invents a popular soft drink from wine and cocaine; the FBI go after Martin Luther King Jr.; and author Stetson Kennedy infiltrates the Ku Klux Klan in a series of sketches set in Atlanta.
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 30 mins
Reenactments in Boston include 17th-century colonist Mary Dyer's clashes with the Puritan establishment; a $500 million art heist; and the acts of a notorious arsonist.
Tue, Aug 6, 2013 30 mins
Events in San Francisco include the kidnapping of newspaper heiress Patty Hearst; and Mark Twain finding his calling as a writer.
Tue, Aug 13, 2013 30 mins
Reenactments in Detroit include Ralph Nader's feud with General Motors; and a friendship between Harry Houdini and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle that deteriorates into a bitter rivalry.
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 30 mins
Events in Nashville include Lewis and Clark's dangerous journey; and Dolly Parton saying good-bye to the man who made her famous.
Tue, Aug 27, 2013 30 mins
Events in the Season 1 finale include the fight at the Alamo; and Billy the Kid on the run from lawman Pat Garrett.