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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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Episodes

HH S2 #19: Rock and Roll

12/12/2018
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OOOoohhhh WEEE oooooh I look just like Buddy Holly, oh-oh and you're...Big Mamma Thornton? In this episode we are joined by genderfluid visual artist and musician Victoria (@starstarparty) of the Magic Folk DnD podcast (@magicfolkpod) to talk about the movers and the pelvis-shakers of Rock and Roll history. Big Mamma Thornton vs Robert Plant vs Buddy Holly! Join us, won't you? Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/rockandroll

Duration:01:08:27

HH S2 #18: Figure Skaters

12/5/2018
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I said "Brr! It's cold in here! There must be some skaters in the atmosphere!" Get into the spirit of the season as we compare Charlotte Oelschlägel to Jackson Haines to see which figure skater was the hottest! (This one has a real weird vibe y'all.) Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/figureskater

Duration:01:00:20

HH S2 #17: The Brontës

11/28/2018
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Today we're taking sibling rivalry to the next level, with a sister smackdown. This week we are all Brontë all the time. Thank goodness for the luminous Raeanna Larson (@RaeannaLarson) who came in like a wrecking ball to break up all the sibling-heavy dynamics. After you listen to see if we chose Emily Brontë, Charlotte Brontë, or Anne Brontë, go check out her podcast audio drama "Mount Olympus University," which we love! Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/bronte

Duration:01:12:57

HH S2 #16: Thanksgiving Holiday Merrymakers

11/21/2018
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GIVING THANKS FOR HOTTIES. In this episode we talk about the people who have shaped American Thanksgiving into the holiday it is today. Is Sarah Josepha Buell Hale the hottest holiday influencer? Or Is Tony Sarg the babe that will take the pie-scented crown? Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/thanksgiving

Duration:00:54:24

HH S2 #15: Directors

11/14/2018
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Film was a revolution in the way humans tell stories, and directors are the ones telling those stories. This episode is full of some of the heaviest-hitters in cinema history, pitting Alice Guy-Blaché vs Jacques Tati vs Akira Kurosawa. Special guest Brandon Clark of The Film Foil Podcast (@FilmFoilPodcast) joins us for a most excellent episode. Listen in! Show notes at historicallyhot.com/episodes/directors

Duration:01:07:13

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