Old houses, old histories, old friends, new takes!
Episode 1.1: The Breakers, Part I
In our inaugural episode, Deb and Mindy take a deep dive into the history of the original Breakers mansion in Newport, Rhode Island, home of tobacco scion and thoroughbred horse enthusiast and all-around snob Pierre Lorillard IV.
Spoilers– the house dies in the end.
The original Olde English-style Breakers (source: Wikipedia)
Pierre “Ugh, Plebs” Lorillard IV (source: Wikipedia)