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History's Least Important Bits. Amazing and useless true stories, hosted by Adam Azra'el and Mark Teskey

Location:

United States

Genres:

Comedy

Description:

History's Least Important Bits. Amazing and useless true stories, hosted by Adam Azra'el and Mark Teskey

Twitter:

@rukcast

Language:

English

Contact:

719.322.4367


Episodes

Episode 4: Grenade Goofs and Broadsword Battles

6/18/2019
Adam and Mark take a look at WWII with a story of some grenade mishaps in Italy and a British nutjob famous for playing bagpipes in the heat of battle. Hosts: Mark Teskey, Adam Azra'el Producer: Adam Azra'el

Duration:00:11:33

Episode 3: Heinous Hindsight and Telegram Travesties

6/9/2019
Adam and Mark discuss the Japanese children's game known as Kancho and the really, really awful idea that ended the German Empire during WWI. Hosts: Adam Azra'el, Mark Teskey Producer: Adam Azra'el Moron: Arthur Zimmerman

Duration:00:14:05

Episode 2: Marathons and Mayhem

6/2/2019
Mark and Adam discuss the finer points of the awful 1904 Olympics and the most Irish fire in history. Hosts: Adam Azra'el, Mark Teskey Producer: Adam Azra'el

Duration:00:13:25

Episode 1: Pinball, Pepsi, and Papal Privates

5/28/2019
Adam, Mark, and special guest Anthony Staten discuss the wager that saved the pinball industry, Pepsi's short-lived status as an actual global superpower, and the struggle in the Vatican to enforce a modesty standard on its historical artwork. Hosts: Adam Azra'el, Mark Teskey Guest: Anthony Staten Producer: Adam Azra'el

Duration:00:20:36

Episode 0: Freuchen's Forays and Haydn's Head

5/22/2019
Hosts Adam Azra'el and Mark Teskey discuss Peter Freuchen, a Danish explorer/next-level badass, and the curious case of the theft of composer Joseph Haydn's head. Hosts: Adam Azra'el, Mark Teskey Producer: Adam Azra'el

Duration:00:17:26