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Ron’s Amazing Stories is a weekly podcast. We play classic short stories, old-time radio and much more. Do you have a story that you want to tell? Ron will read it on the show or you can tell it for yourself! Also, we do interviews with authors, radio personalities, actors and even an NBA all-star

Dec 24, 2013

The RAS wants to wish a Merry Christmas to you and your families. On the show this week we have a special hour long story called the Vagabond King.  It tells the tale of a thief and his life changing adventures. The program doubles as an opera, but don’t let that put you off from listening. It is a great saga.  It comes from the dramatic series Lux Radio Theater and first aired on Christmas Eve 1944.  Also, on the show we have the news and some special music to celebrate the coming New Year.  So sit back grab a cup of hot chocolate and enjoy the annual Christmas episode.

Twitter update:  We had a remarkable 27 new followers to the show this week. With that many and the length of program it was not possible to say hello to all.  After the New Year I will make it up to all of you in some creative way. Until then my thanks to everyone that has taken the time to follow the show.

four and a half years ago

I was touched when you played "The Vagabond King" because it originally aired while my mother worked at Oak Ridge (where they secretly worked on the atom bomb). I know she would have listened to it, because she loved operettas. Thanks for your broadcasts.


almost five years ago

Merry Christmas RAS!

Johnny Grey
almost five years ago

Hey Ron nice episode. I thought that was a good Christmas story. Johnny