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An alcohol-laden dive into the weird and quirky health histories and deaths of leaders throughout time.

An alcohol-laden dive into the weird and quirky health histories and deaths of leaders throughout time.
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United States

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An alcohol-laden dive into the weird and quirky health histories and deaths of leaders throughout time.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep. 13 BURNINATING THE PROTESTANTS!

9/10/2019
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Why is Mary 1 so pissed off? And why did she seem to be pregnant so often despite never having a baby?

Duration:00:28:10

Ep. 12 Want to build a car park? Over this king's dead body!

9/3/2019
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Join us as we wind our way through the real Richard III, the myths, and the crazy stuff they found on his bones!

Duration:00:39:36

Ep 11. This king Googled his symptoms; you won't believe what he found!

8/24/2019
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Poor King Charles II of Spain had a rough time of things. Contrary to popular belief, he most likely did not suffer due to incest. Also... Is a cat a better ruler than a king? He's definitely better than our president!

Duration:00:31:11

Ep. 10 Are you a queen who wants to rule but has a pesky king in the way? Find out how

8/12/2019
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This king had a sex coach.This queen manipulated her husband and essentially started the Wars of the Roses. Her poor husband suffered a possible mental illness, and her son was a jerk.

Duration:00:46:47

Ep. 9 Click here for your own set of sacred bones to make worthless vows upon!

8/5/2019
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Hear about the gross skin issues and unfortunate seizures of Henry IV. Did he have leprosy? Maybe, but probably not. Bonus: Was his wife a necromancer?

Duration:00:35:11

Ep 8 This king may have invented the first codpiece!

8/2/2019
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Did this king invent codpieces (no). Was he brutally murdered by his cousin's man (again, no). So how did Richard II die? Join us as we explore this flamboyant king! Be sure to subscribe/follow for more content!

Duration:00:47:19

BONUS Anthro-apology Ep. 1

7/29/2019
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Why is eating about so much more than sustenance? How do sex and food tie together culturally, and how does one inform the other? Find out (kinda) when our drunk anthropologist tries to explain on our first special bonus episode.

Duration:00:41:46

Ep. 7 This long-legged Hammer will give you nightmares

7/26/2019
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Join us as we discuss Edward Longshanks and his quest for the Infinity Gauntlet. His quest will take him to the wilds of Wales and lead to war, and lots of it, with Scotland.

Duration:00:31:26

Ep. 6 Life hack: How to fake your own death to escape captivity

7/22/2019
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This badass Empress puts kings to shame!Empress Matilda managed to wield power, give birth, and make daring escapes!

Duration:00:35:45

Ep. 5 Find out if a surfeit of peaches is right for you!

7/19/2019
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Can peaches really kill you? Maybe!

Duration:00:33:59

Ep. 4 Doctors recommend avoiding this one food

7/19/2019
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Learn about what a lamprey eel is and whether or not you should eat one

Duration:00:26:10

Ep.3 Bullying gingers is a long-standing tradition

7/15/2019
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Don't be a jerk and no one gets hurt! William II missed that memo.

Duration:00:21:09

Bullying gingers is a long-standing tradition

7/15/2019
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Don't be a jerk and no one gets hurt! William II missed that memo.

Duration:00:26:17

This king took an arrow to the eye, you won’t believe what happens next

7/15/2019
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The death of King Harold - or is it?

Duration:00:25:43

Ep. 1 Medieval Monks Recommend you do this one thing to keep skin young and fresh

7/13/2019
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Come with us as we dive into what led to Edward the Confessor becoming a saint...

Duration:00:31:28

Teaser Trailer

7/10/2019
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A teaser for Monarchs and Malarkey

Duration:00:03:34