Half Baked History

History Podcasts

Co-hosts Kelsey and Nick discuss people and events throughout history while getting high. Join them as they attempt to recall historical facts to the best of their ability and learn some half baked history.

Location:

United States

Description:

Co-hosts Kelsey and Nick discuss people and events throughout history while getting high. Join them as they attempt to recall historical facts to the best of their ability and learn some half baked history.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 45: Eva Perón

1/31/2023
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss the magnanimous Eva Perón. Learn how her humble beginnings lead to her becoming the First Lady of Argentina and turned her into a national symbol. Roll up, light up, and don't cry for her, Argentina, it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast. Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:01:00:39

Episode 44: The Waco Massacre/Siege

1/17/2023
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss the Branch Davidians and the Waco Siege. Learn how US agencies, including the ATF and FBI, bungled their standoff with David Koresh and his followers which lead to multiple deaths. Roll up, light up, and hunker down in your compound, it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:01:00:00

Episode 43: Queen Lili'uokalani and the Overthrow of Hawaii

1/5/2023
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss the first and last ruling Queen of Hawaii, Queen Lili'uokalani. Learn about how she fought for her country's sovereignty and how America's obsession with sugar brought down a monarchy. Roll up, light up, and prepare for American imperialism, it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:53:09

Episode 42: Charles Darwin

12/20/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick learn about the father of evolution, Charles Darwin. Learn about how he formulated his Natural Selection theory, his long journey to South America, and how he rocked the scientific world as we know it. Roll up, light up, and get ready to learn about Darwinism, it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:55:25

Episode 41: Nostradamus

12/6/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick learn about the man who knew all, Nostradamus. Learn about how he formulated his many prophecies, which ones came true, and which others still may happen. Roll up, light up, and get ready to hear your fortune, it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:55:37

Episode 40: The Black Plague

11/22/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss one of the worst tragedies throughout human existence, the Black Death. Discover how the Bubonic Plague ravaged almost all of Europe and Asia during the 1300s thanks to the rapid spread by rats, poor medieval medicine, and horrible hygiene. Roll up, light up, and grab your plague doctor outfit, it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and...

Duration:00:47:29

Episode 39: Prohibition

11/8/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss every American's worst nightmare, Prohibition. Learn how the Temperance movement influenced the country to go dry during the 1910s, and how alcohol helped America get through the Great Depression. Roll up, light up, and grab some moonshine, it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:51:44

Episode 38: The Donner Party

10/25/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss the Donner Party, one of the most harrowing tales of America's westward pioneers. Discover the conditions they braved, treacherous paths they traveled, and how they had to make the ultimate decision of resorting to cannibalism in hopes of survival. Roll up, light up, and grab yourself a plate, dinner is served in another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and...

Duration:00:57:48

Episode 37: European Witch Trials

10/11/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss the horrors of the European witch trials. Learn how the trials spanned centuries and destroyed the lives of nobles and peasants alike. Roll up, light up, and grab your cauldrons for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:01:05:50

Episode 36: John Wilkes Booth

9/13/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick learn about the man who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth. Discover how he captivated audiences with his acting on stage, sided with the South in the Civil War, and eventually carried out his plot to murder the president. Roll up, light up, and get ready to go to the theater; it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting...

Duration:00:48:22

Episode 35: King Louis XIV

9/6/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick learn about King of France and culture icon, Louis XIV. Discover how he became the Sun King, his lasting impact on fashion, and how his reign led to the French Revolution. Roll up, light up, and enjoy the sun rise at Versailles, it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:01:04:12

Episode 34: Queen Mary I - Bloody Mary

8/30/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick travel back in time to England to learn about Queen Mary I, also known as Bloody Mary. Learn about her journey to the throne, how she commanded power and how she eventually got her nickname. Roll up, light up, and say her name if you dare, it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:46:39

Episode 33: Livia - Empress of Rome

8/23/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss the first lady of Rome, Livia. Learn how she wielded power in a time when women were afforded none and how the first Roman Emperor heavily relied on her input to rule. Roll up, light up, and put your togas on for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:53:53

Episode 32: Susan B. Anthony

8/16/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss one of the most influential people involved in the women's rights movement in America, Susan B. Anthony. Learn about the lengths she went to fighting for suffrage and abolitionism, her battle against the United States government, and how she took no shit from no man. Roll up, light up, and get ready to stomp on the patriarchy in another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for...

Duration:00:44:55

Episode 31: The Hindenburg

8/9/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss one of aviation's most infamous disasters, the Hindenburg. Learn about how one of the 20th century's most luxurious forms of travel became an iconic image associated with tragedy. Roll up, light up, and climb aboard the Zeppelin for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:49:34

Episode 30: Yuri Gagarin

8/2/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick learn about the first human to ever make it to space, Yuri Gagarin. Learn about the space race between the Soviet Union and the United States, Yuri's early life under the Nazi invasion of World War II, and how his fascination with flight lead him beyond the clouds and to the stars. Roll up, light up, and prepare for liftoff because we are headed to outer space in another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked...

Duration:00:47:08

Episode 29: Thomas Paine

7/26/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick learn about a key figure in the American Revolution, Thomas Paine. Learn how the Englishmen swore allegiance to one of the Colonies, influenced the Revolution, and how the public eventually turned against him. Roll up, light up, and grab your muskets because the British are coming in another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:58:26

Episode 28: The Manhattan Project

7/19/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss one of the most secretive operations in United States History, the Manhattan Project. Discover the origins of the atomic bombs, the nuclear fallout, and how the weapons lead to the end of World War II. Roll up, light up, and come to the Atomic Age for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:51:43

Episode 27: Hedy Lamarr

7/12/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss the World's most beautiful woman, Hedy Lamarr. Learn about how she lit up the silver screen and changed the way that we used technology today. Roll up, light up, and grab your popcorn because it's time for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:47:38

Episode 26: Harvey Milk

7/5/2022
In this episode of Half Baked History, Kelsey and Nick discuss one of the first openly gay American politicians, Harvey Milk. Learn about Milk's larger than life personality, political philosophy, and his assassination. Roll up, light up, and join us because we want to recruit you for another episode of this weed fueled podcast! Contact Half Baked History InstagramTwitter Thanks for listening and supporting the show!

Duration:00:50:35