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The history of everything. A funny and informative walk through some of the most interesting topics in history. These guys are hysterical.

The history of everything. A funny and informative walk through some of the most interesting topics in history. These guys are hysterical.

Location:

United States

Description:

The history of everything. A funny and informative walk through some of the most interesting topics in history. These guys are hysterical.

Twitter:

@podgoats

Language:

English

Contact:

615-519-0031


Episodes

Competitions: When Sports Were Deadly

2/28/2021
We all love competitions. Some of us are way too much into competitions, but we're nothing like they used to be. Time was when you competed to the death. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about the history of Competitions.

Duration:00:17:39

Assassinations: The Hits from Yesteryear

2/24/2021
You're familiar with the high-profile assassinations. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about some unusual hits that you may not have heard of, or at least haven't heard the full story. The PodGOATs wade into the murky underworld of assassinations.

Duration:00:24:40

Natural Disasters Part 2: Volcanoes The Changed History

2/21/2021
Phil and Campbell Valentine have talked about natural disasters before. This time they focus on some of the worst volcanoes in history. One of these volcanoes came close to wiping out all human life on Earth.

Duration:00:17:00

PodGOATs Radio: The Week in Review in History

2/17/2021
Phil and Campbell Valentine do a separate show just for radio called PodGOATs Radio. It's the week in review in history. Should it become its own podcast? Listen and decide. Email podgoats@gmail.com

Duration:00:45:37

Dinosaurs: When They Were Kings of the Earth

2/14/2021
There are a lot of misconceptions about dinosaurs. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about some of those, as well as some fascinating facts about dinosaurs, and the theories into what may have happened to them all.

Duration:00:22:53

Jackie O: A Life of Glamour and Tragedy

2/10/2021
She was considered the most sophisticated woman on the planet. Wife of a president. Fluent in several languages. Impeccably mannered. But what was she really like? Phil and Campbell Valentine take a look at the life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.

Duration:00:20:55

What Ever Happened To…Part 02: Child Stars

2/7/2021
We don't want to spoil this one for you. Phil and Campbell Valentine give each other hints as to the identity of someone who used to be famous, and the other has to guess who it is. You can play along at home.

Duration:00:24:06

Lockdown 02: Phil in Quarantine

2/3/2021
OK, so here we go again. First time it was Campbell who had been exposed to COVID. Now it's Phil, so Phil has to lockdown. That means another fabulous 'best of' handpicked by Campbell.

Duration:00:18:34

Con Artists: Some of History's Best

1/31/2021
We hate it when it happens to us, but we all love a story of a good con. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about some of the very best con artists down through history, and what ended up happening to them.

Duration:00:21:07

Time Part 02: Is Time Travel Really Possible?

1/27/2021
Phil and Campbell Valentine revisit the concept of time. The PodGOATs explore whether or not time travel is really possible. Also, is time real? Is it actually another dimension? All of that and more on Time Part 2.

Duration:00:16:14

Murder: Depravity

1/24/2021
There have been some depraved killers throughout history. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about three different cases of depravity, but these three cases all have something in common. They all got off virtually scot free.

Duration:00:14:14

Treasures Part 03: From a Priceless manuscript to Lost Gold

1/20/2021
There's something about a lost treasure that captures our imagination. Phil and Campbell Valentine tell the tales of lost gold, discovered historic artifacts, and a priceless manuscript from a famous author discovered in a dusty, old trunk.

Duration:00:17:21

Head-scratchers: Things You Thought Couldn't Possibly Be True

1/17/2021
Get ready to have your mind blown. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about some facts that just can't possibly be true, but yet they are. Some absolutely astounding facts on this episode of The PodGOATs.

Duration:00:17:14

Sayings:The Origin of Expressions We Use

1/13/2021
Sayings. Idioms. We use them all the time to express ourselves, but where do they come from? Campbell quizes Phil in this sort of game show version of The PodGOATs. And they don't beat around the bush.

Duration:00:20:23

Misconceptions Part 02: More Things You Thought Were True but Aren't

1/10/2021
Did you ever find out that something you thought you knew just wasn't true? There are a lot of common misconceptions out there. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about more you always thought were true, but it turns out they're not.

Duration:00:15:41

Ponderables: Questions That Have Stumped the Ages

1/6/2021
Are there some things that are just unknowable? Well, Phil and Campbell Valentine take a crack at some. Why do we sleep? What is consciousness? Will we ever achieve immortality? These questions and more on Ponderables.

Duration:00:18:55

Best of 2020: Highlights from The PodGOATs

1/3/2021
A lot happened in 2020, and the PodGOATs podcast was no different. Phil and Campbell Valentine covered a lot of interesting topics over the year. This episode highlights some of the best moments and some of the funniest.

Duration:00:23:50

Twain: American Humorist

12/30/2020
Mark Twain has few equals in American literature. His humor and his writings still hold up today. Twain's path to fame, however, was a circuitous one. Phil and Campbell Valentine tell you all about the man who literally invented a character and then became him.

Duration:00:22:05

Butterfly Effect: How Small Events Change the World

12/27/2020
What is the Butterfly Effect? Did you ever see 'It's a Wonderful Life'? If George Bailey hadn't been born, so many other lives would've been dramatically different. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about single events that changed the course of history.

Duration:00:20:32

Star Wars: How it All Came to Be

12/23/2020
One of the first blockbusters was a movie that almost never got off the ground. It was plagued by delays and cost overruns. And it was George Lucas' wife who actually saved it. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk Star Wars.

Duration:00:28:32