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Getting Schooled Podcast

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FOX News Podcasts are Getting Schooled. FOX Nation host Abby Hornacek takes a closer look at the topics and buzz words you find your friends and coworkers using to sound intelligent. Each week Abby and her expert guests will tackle topics we take for granted and help to explain the roots and meanings behind them.

FOX News Podcasts are Getting Schooled. FOX Nation host Abby Hornacek takes a closer look at the topics and buzz words you find your friends and coworkers using to sound intelligent. Each week Abby and her expert guests will tackle topics we take for granted and help to explain the roots and meanings behind them.

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United States

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Fox News

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FOX News Podcasts are Getting Schooled. FOX Nation host Abby Hornacek takes a closer look at the topics and buzz words you find your friends and coworkers using to sound intelligent. Each week Abby and her expert guests will tackle topics we take for granted and help to explain the roots and meanings behind them.

Language:

English


Episodes

What Is Gerrymandering?

3/1/2021
This week, Josh Kraushaar, Political Editor for the National Journal and Fox News Radio Political Analyst, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on Gerrymandering. They discuss where Gerrymandering comes from, how it works, and the impact it has on American elections. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:16:35

What Is A Conservatorship?

2/22/2021
This week, Mercedes Colwin, a founding partner at the New York City office of Gordon & Rees LLP and a Fox News Legal Analyst, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on conservatorships. They discuss how conservatorships function, why they are implemented, and what these arrangements mean for conservatees. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:25:55

What Was the Underground Railroad?

2/15/2021
This week, Ashley Jordan, Ph.D., Senior Director of Development at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on the Underground Railroad for Black History Month. They discuss the origins of the Underground Railroad, how the network freed hundreds of thousands of enslaved Americans, and its legacy in American History. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:23:46

What Happened With GameStop?

2/8/2021
This week, Charles Payne, host of FOX Business' Making Money with Charles Payne, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on GameStop. They discuss what happened with GameStop's stock in the past month, the role the internet played in the soaring stock price of the game provider, and what this experience has taught us about the future of the stock market in the internet age. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:27:47

What I Learned This Year

2/1/2021
This week, Abby reviews some of her favorite things she learned in the last year of the podcast. She remembers highlights from her episodes on the 1992 Dream Team with Charles Barkley, Functional Music with Daniel Clark, Women's Suffrage with Jane Hampton Cook, and National Parks with Secretary David Bernhardt. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:11:17

What Is Bitcoin?

1/25/2021
This week, Phil Flynn, senior account executive at the Price Futures Group and the author of The Phil Flynn Energy Report, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on Bitcoin. They discuss how Bitcoin works, the arguments for and against the cryptocurrency, and its relevance to the economy today. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:28:53

Who Was Martin Luther King Jr.?

1/18/2021
This week, Professor Hasan Kwame Jeffries, associate professor of history at The Ohio State University, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on Martin Luther King Jr. They discuss how Martin Luther King Jr. became a symbol for peace and equality, his most impactful contributions to the civil rights movement, and what listeners can learn from his legacy today. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:31:17

What Is The New Coronavirus Strain?

1/11/2021
This week, Dr. Marty Makary, Johns Hopkins University Surgeon, Health Policy Expert, and Fox News Contributor, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on the new coronavirus strain. They discuss what we know so far about this new strain, why viruses mutate, and what listeners need to know to respond to these virus developments. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:15:25

What Are Runoff Elections?

1/4/2021
This week, Fox News Political Editor, Chris Stirewalt, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on runoff elections. They discuss the history of runoff elections, the arguments for and against different voting systems, and how the upcoming runoff in Georgia will impact the balance of power in the Senate. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:28:49

What Is Auld Lang Syne?

12/28/2020
This week, Professor Kirsteen McCue, Professor of Scottish Literature & Song Culture and Co-Director for the Centre for Robert Burns Studies at the University of Glasgow, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on Auld Lang Syne. Kristeen discusses who wrote Auld Lang Syne, its significance in Scottish and American culture, and what meaning we can take from the song as we prepare for 2021. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:23:56

What Are Holiday Traditions Around The World?

12/21/2020
This week, the Manager of Volunteer Projects at the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, Kristina Wilkes, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on international holiday traditions. Kristina uses her experience curating the museum's "Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light" exhibit to discusses what holiday traditions look like around the world. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:22:34

How Do Electors Cast Their Vote?

12/14/2020
This week, the Commissioner of the U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC), Chairman Benjamin Hovland, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on the electoral college vote. Chairman Hovland explains the process by which electors will place their vote for the presidency and what will happen between now and inauguration day. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:21:58

What Happened At Pearl Harbor?

12/7/2020
This week, Associate Professor of History and Director of the Institute on World War II and The Human Experience at Florida State University, G. Kurt Piehler, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on Pearl Harbor. Professor Piehler discusses the events that lead to the attack, the impact it had on the United States, and its significance today. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:22:11

What Is The Filibuster?

11/30/2020
This week, Fox News Chief Congressional Correspondent, Mike Emanuel joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on the filibuster. Mike explains the different forms of filibuster, when we've seen it used in the Senate in the past, and how it could impact our legislative process moving forward. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:24:24

What Are The Origins of Thanksgiving?

11/23/2020
This week, Kenneth Cohen, P.H.D., curator at The Smithsonian National Museum of American History, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on Thanksgiving. Kenneth discusses the origins of the Thanksgiving story and its practical application today. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:21:01

What Is The Space Force?

11/16/2020
This week, Dr. John Logsdon, the founder of the Space Policy Institute at George Washington University's Elliot School of International Affairs, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on the Space Force. Professor Logsdon discusses the historical precedent for the Space Force, why we need this organization, and how it will function as the sixth branch of the United States Military. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:22:29

Why Do We Celebrate Veterans Day?

11/9/2020
This week, Professor Carl Castro, Director of the University of Southern California's Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans and Military Families, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan on Veterans Day. Professor Castro discusses the history of Veterans Day, the significance for those who have served and what Americans need to understand about Veterans as they honor them. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:24:41

What Is The Electoral College?

11/2/2020
This week, Kristen Soltis Anderson, co-founder of Echelon Insights and Washington Examiner columnist, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan. Kristen discusses why we have the electoral college, how it impacts our elections at large, and the arguments for and against this system. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:19:40

What Are The Origins of Halloween?

10/26/2020
This week, Lesley Bannatyne, an American Halloween author whose work has been featured on the History Channel and in National Geographic, joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan. Lesley discusses the origins of Halloween in Celtic and Christian tradition, how Halloween has evolved through American history and what this holiday can teach us about our modern times. Keep up with Abby after class on Twitter: @AbbyHornacek

Duration:00:21:07

What Is A Swing State?

10/19/2020
FOX Nation host Abby Hornacek takes a closer look at the topics and buzz words you find your friends and coworkers using to sound intelligent. Each week Abby and her expert guests will tackle the topics we take for granted and help to explain the roots and meanings behind them. This week, Tom Bevan, co-founder and president of RealClearPolitics,joins Abby in the classroom to help with her lesson plan. Tom discusses what a swing state is, how a states' political affiliation may or may not...

Duration:00:24:02