History Lesson — The Eggnog Riot

It’s one of the strangest cases from the pages of American Military history. A Christmas party in 1826 at the United States Military Academy at West Point that spun out of control, and would be known forevermore as the Eggnog Riot.

Music in this episode

  • “Just Stay” — Aakash Ghandi, via Youtube Audio Library
  • “Almost in F – Tranquility” — Kevin MacLeod, via Youtube Audio Library
  • “Springtime” — Gillicuddy, via Free Music Archive
  • “Three Little Drummers from the George Washington Show” — The United States Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, via Free Music Archive