13 Episodes 2015 - 2015
The third season of "Drunk History" spins its comedic retellings of famous moments in history from locations like New Jersey, Miami, New Orleans, Cleveland, Oklahoma, Los Angeles, New Mexico, Las Vegas, and outer space. Among the stories recounted in this season are the discovery of cosmic microwave background, the invention of the bra, the pinball prohibition, the Roswell UFO crash in 1947, Moulin Rouge, and the first space walk. The season features guest narrations by Eric Edelstein, Paget Brewster, Mark Gagliardi, Dan Harmon, and Jenny Slate. Notable guest appearances include Christopher Meloni as Othniel Charles Marsh, Stephen Merchant as Abraham Lincoln, Greg Kinnear as Thaddeus S. C. Lowe, Andre Royo as King Oliver, Jason Momoa as Jean Lafitte, Octavia Spencer as Harriet Tubman, Kat Dennings as Nannita Daisey, Parker Posey as Caresse Crosby, Henry Winkler as Zenas Fisk Wilber, and Nathan Fillion as Wernher von Braun.
Tue, Sep 1, 2015 30 mins
In the Season 3 premiere, rival paleontologists Edward Cope and Othniel Marsh clash over fossil discoveries; and physicists Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson find evidence of the big bang.
Tue, Sep 8, 2015 30 mins
The cocaine trade in Miami is taken over by Griselda Blanco; Clark Gable joins the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II; Ponce de León clashes with Diego Columbus.
Tue, Sep 15, 2015 30 mins
Sam Zemurray makes a fortune in the banana trade; pirate Jean Lafitte helps Andrew Jackson beat the British during the War of 1812; Louis Armstrong becomes a jazz legend.
Tue, Sep 22, 2015 30 mins
Virginia Hall works as a spy behind enemy lines in France during World War II; and intelligence officer Roald Dahl aids the British war effort against the Axis powers. Also: Harriet Tubman supplies the Union army with information that could turn the tide of the American Civil War.
Tue, Sep 29, 2015 30 mins
A campaign for Prohibition is waged by the Anti-Saloon League; Dorothy Fuldheim becomes a legend in TV news; Muhammad Ali refuses to fight in Vietnam.
Tue, Oct 6, 2015 30 mins
Board games become popular thanks to Milton Bradley; a pinball banned is overturned with help from Roger Sharpe; Bobby Fischer beats Boris Spassky at chess during the Cold War.
Tue, Oct 13, 2015 30 mins
A land claim in Oklahoma is made by Kentucky Daisy; astronaut Gordon Cooper goes on a space mission; Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves becomes the inspiration for the Lone Ranger.
Tue, Oct 20, 2015 30 mins
Thomas Nast's political cartoons help take down Tammany Hall's "Boss" Tweed in the 1870s; journalists Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland race each other around the world in 1889.
Tue, Oct 27, 2015 30 mins
An aqueduct's construction makes city officials rich in Los Angeles; Rin Tin Tin becomes a movie star; Andrés Pico leads a group of vigilantes on a quest for justice.
Tue, Nov 3, 2015 30 mins
Popé leads the Pueblo Revolt against Spanish colonizers in 1680; Boy Scouts cofounder Ernest Thompson Seton tracks a wolf; the true story of the Roswell UFO conspiracy is revealed.
Tue, Nov 10, 2015 30 mins
Alexander Graham Bell beats Elisha Gray to the patent office for the telephone; Thomas Edison endeavors to launch a filmmaking monopoly.
Tue, Nov 17, 2015 30 mins
Bugsy Siegel bets his life on a Las Vegas casino, while the Moulin Rouge breaks the color barrier. Also: Sin City's origins are a popularity contest for J.T. McWilliams and William Clark.
Tue, Nov 24, 2015 30 mins
Love blossoms between Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan; Russian cosmonauts make the first spacewalk; Wernher von Braun becomes a pioneer in rocket science.