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1001 Stories For The Road offers a mix of FREE and PREMIUM entertainment.  There are some great stories here- Enjoy!

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Jul 31, 2017

Remembering The Days When Bear Wrestling Was a Spectator Sport-Ever see a man-bear wrestling match? Thats what this story is all about.

Jul 24, 2017

THE PIED PIPER: THE REAL STORY...The old fairy tale "The Pied Piper" of Hamlin is a tale as old as time, telling of the tragic loss of 130 children who followed a colorfully-dressed piperman out of town and into the nearby hills, never to be seen again. As it turns out, the story was true, but the "hows" and the "whys"...

Jul 17, 2017

BERTHA BENZ'S FAMOUS FIRST RIDE: Karl Benz is an enginnering genius who is credited for giving us the first gasoline powered automobile, which he patented in 1885. But it didn't become famous until his wife Bertha decided to take it on a 90 kilometer (65 mile) road trip with their two sons. That was marketing...

Jul 10, 2017

The Great Imposter: story of Barry Bremen, a novelty salesman from Detroit who posed as a major league umprire in the World Series, a Yankees player in an MLB Allstar Game, a professional golfer in three US Opens, a Kansas City Kings player in an NBA Allstar Game, and a Dallas Cheerleader at a Cowboys-Redskins...

Jul 3, 2017

FORREST FENN'S TREASURE is waiting to be found!  There's a hidden treasure somewhere in the Western Rockies and Forrest Fen is behind it all. This is the story...