Smoke in the Tube Episode 88

Book Cover - High School Dropout: Stories of a Navy Pilot

Join us for an enthralling episode. We delve into the remarkable life story of Butch Rutt, a man of many talents and experiences. A high school dropout turned Navy P-3 Pilot, Rutt’s journey is anything but ordinary. From his time as a bail bondsman to his role in Customs & Border Patrol, his diverse career has been filled with unique challenges and adventures. One highlight of this episode is Rutt’s harrowing tale of being 1000 miles over the Pacific Ocean, facing an onboard fire. This episode promises to captivate listeners with its mix of suspense, danger, and the inspiring story of a man who continually overcame life’s unexpected turns. Tune in to for an experience that’s both exhilarating and deeply human.