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It all started when... Sister duo Whitney and Lindsey Nelsen decided to discuss prominent figures in history to research, argue, and debate which person is the hottest in this humorous and educational podcast. It's a little bit equal parts debate team, history lesson, sibling rivalry, sexy gossip, and joke time humor-fun, served up in quick little 20-30 minute slices! New episodes every Wednesday!

It all started when... Sister duo Whitney and Lindsey Nelsen decided to discuss prominent figures in history to research, argue, and debate which person is the hottest in this humorous and educational podcast. It's a little bit equal parts debate team, history lesson, sibling rivalry, sexy gossip, and joke time humor-fun, served up in quick little 20-30 minute slices! New episodes every Wednesday!
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It all started when... Sister duo Whitney and Lindsey Nelsen decided to discuss prominent figures in history to research, argue, and debate which person is the hottest in this humorous and educational podcast. It's a little bit equal parts debate team, history lesson, sibling rivalry, sexy gossip, and joke time humor-fun, served up in quick little 20-30 minute slices! New episodes every Wednesday!

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HH S2 #14: Boxers

11/7/2018
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This week we foray into sportstime to see which boxer will duke it out and go all 12 rounds! Is it Peter Jackson, or is it Melankomas of Caria? Two hunky hunks are going to the mat in this one, and hosts Lindsey and Whitney record in the same room and stare into the abyss. Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/boxers

Duration:00:37:59

HH S2 #13: Strange Occurrences

10/31/2018
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We are the coolest podcast in the neighborhood today: we're giving you a king-sized episode! Strange and mysterious events centered around strange and mysterious people, with not one but TWO guest hosts! Max and Cassie from Insanely Haunted: A Ghost Adventures Podcast! Who has the spookiest circumstances? The missing Theodosia Burr? The unsinkable Maggie Brown? The queen without a grave, Nefertiti? Or Typhoid Mary herself? LISTEN NOW TO SPOOK YOUR SENSES AND ENGAGE YOUR MIND. Show notes at...

Duration:01:34:18

HH S2 #12: Mad Scientists

10/24/2018
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Y'all, we got real weird on you with this spooky Halloween episode talking about mad scientists. This one is a banger, both literally and figuratively (one of these guys blew himself up to death!) Jack Parsons vs Franz Mesmer. Show notes at /historicallyhot.com/episodes/madscientists

Duration:00:52:18

HH S2 #11: Cryptozoologists

10/17/2018
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In the battle of mythical creatures, will the problematic PT Barnum, the passionate Grover Krantz, or the scientific Bernard Heuvelmans take the crown? If anyone can show you those fantastic beasts and where to find them, it's one of these three hotties. Join us and Dan Spencer (@Dantendo64) of the Kids on Bikes podcast (@kids_bikes)! Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/cryptozoologist

Duration:01:01:49

HH S2 #10: Sideshow Performers

10/10/2018
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Step right up folks, step right up, and marvel at two of the hottest sideshow performers in history! These two have the brains, the brawn, and the strange and unusual on their sides in this battle of the biggest sideshow babe, but WHICH ACT WILL WIN!? Step under the big top tent to find out! Stephan Bibrowski vs. Katie Sandwina. Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/sideshow

Duration:00:40:28

HH S2 #9: Movie Monsters

10/3/2018
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We're kicking the spooky season off right, with this classic silver screen throwdown, between Vincent Price, Lon Chaney, and Conrad Veidt. Who is the creepiest AND hottest classic movie monster? Join us and special guest host Ty, host of the improvised adventure podcast Side Character Quest. You can find him on Twitter @SCQPodcast. Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/moviemonsters

Duration:01:16:14

HH S2 #8: Fauvists

9/26/2018
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Lindsey and Whitney talk about the hottest WILD BEASTS of the art world: painters known as the Fauves! With their groundbreaking use of color to represent emotional themes rather than literal interpretations and passionate brushstrokes, will János Mattis-Teutsch come out on top, or will Émilie Charmy? Listen to find out! Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/fauvists

Duration:00:50:43

HH S2 #7: Journalists

9/19/2018
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STOP THE PRESSES, BECAUSE WE HAVE THE HOTTEST SCOOP ON THE HOTTEST JOURNALISTS RIGHT HERE! Hunter S Thompson vs Nellie Bly vs R.C.O. Benjamin is a tough competition, but join us and special guest Beth (@betheleanorr), the host of the podcasts Buffy Speak, which is about Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and The Fourth Journal, which is about Gravity Falls, as we debate which one takes the investigative cake! Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/journalists

Duration:01:15:24

HH S2 #6: Ballet

9/12/2018
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This week we pas de bourrée right past the duds and grand jeté right into the arms of the hottest people in history as we talk about the hottest ballet dancers. Cléopatra Diane de Mérode vs Anna Pavlova! WHO WILL WIN?!? Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/ballet

Duration:00:56:16

HH S2 #5: Code-Breakers

9/5/2018
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This week we are decrypting history to uncover it's biggest babes. Who is the hottest code-breaker? Is it Agnes Meyer Driscoll, Elizebeth Smith Friedman, or Alan Turing? Special guest host Meghan Griffin (@MeggGriffin), host of the podcasts Judging Book Covers, Fableulous Retellings, Handbook Podcast, and Minds at Yeerk joins us to find out! Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/codebreakers

Duration:01:07:19

HH S2 #4: Jazz

8/29/2018
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We're talking jazz, ya dig? Join us and friend of the show Dan Spencer (@Dantendo64) as we discuss the impossible task of choosing the hottest musical luminary out of this trio: Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, and Miles Davis. Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/jazz

Duration:00:56:59

HH S2 #3: The Factory

8/23/2018
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This week's episode we dive into Andy Warhol's Factory and research which of his muses is the hottest (with apologies to Grace Jones, who would have absolutely swept up in this episode were it not for the fact she is still alive.) between trans babe Candy Darling vs. fashion icon Edie Sedgwick, it's a nigh impossible choice. Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/factory

Duration:00:54:15

HH S2 #2: Civil Engineers

8/15/2018
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In this fascinating episode, we pit the scientifically creative minds of civil engineers against one another! Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya vs. Emily Warren Roebling in this battle of wits for the betterment of the places people live in every day! Show notes at: http://historicallyhot.com/episodes/civilengineers

Duration:00:58:16

HH S2 #1: Tony Award Winners

8/8/2018
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We start out season two with a real smackdown! Audrey Hepburn vs. Vivienne Leigh vs. Edward Albee in this battle of Tony Award Winners. With special guest Ryan Albrecht (@ryan_albrecht) from the biweekly Theatrical Tabletop Adventure podcast Another Path! Show notes at: http://historicallyhot.com/episodes/tonywinners

Duration:01:12:05

Whitney's Shower Thoughts

8/1/2018
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By popular demand, the one and only episode of Whitney's Shower Thoughts! You made your audio bed, now lay your ears in it.

Duration:00:02:04

Year-End Listener's Choice Last Chance Extravaganza! Part 2.

7/18/2018
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Join us for the last and final part of the Historical Hotties Podcast Year-End Listener's Choice Last Chance Extravaganza! We score the top four hotties in a new game, to determine the ULTIMATE WINNER, and also give away free swag! Who gets ushered into the Historical Hotties Winner Circle this week? YOU'LL HAVE TO LISTEN TO FIND OUT. Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/anniversary2

Duration:00:34:47

Year-End Listener's Choice Last Chance Extravaganza! Part 1.

7/11/2018
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Join us for the first part of the Historical Hotties Podcast Year-End Listener's Choice Last Chance Extravaganza! We reveal the top 10 finalists, send them to some previous guest hosts for another round of conversation, including throwing in a curve ball with the addition of guest host WILDCARD picks! PLUS we shout out some iTunes reviewers and give away free swag! WHICH HOTTIES MOVE ON TO THE FINAL ROUND?!?!?! Listen to find out! Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/anniversary1

Duration:00:42:18

HH #52: Revolutionaries

7/4/2018
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For July 4th, America's Independence Day, we have decided to celebrate our freedom by talking about the people who have fought the Man to start a revolution. It takes a troublemaker to change the world, and these hotties prove that. Frantz Fanon vs. Harriet Tubman vs. Huey P. Newton vs. Hans and Sophie Scholl. Joined by guest hosts Jeff Richardson and KC Kaos from the podcast Everything is Awesome with Jeff & KC. (Jeff also has a podcast called Shattered Worlds RPG) Show notes at...

Duration:01:26:54

HH #51: Essayists

6/27/2018
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Merriam Webster defines an essayist as "a writer of essays". Helpful, no? Well, this week, WE define an essayist as a powerful, self-possessed, intelligent women throughout the ages who have shown the world their hearts and minds with their words. Special guest host Jill Ivey (@jillianivey). Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/essayists

Duration:01:10:14

Year End Super Special Announcement!

6/22/2018
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It's the Historical Hotties Podcast Year-End Listener's Choice Last Chance Extravaganza! Come one, come all, to the biggest podcasting event about history in history! For the one year anniversary of the Historical Hotties podcast, we are giving you, the listeners, the ability to pluck one losing hottie from the past year and launch them into official winner's ring. Who are the biggest babes in history? Who should have won, but didn't? YOU DECIDE! GO TO historicallyhot.com/anniversary AND DO...

Duration:00:07:10