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A historian and a librarian deliver the funny, weird, spooky, morbid, and random historical nuggets you never knew you needed.

A historian and a librarian deliver the funny, weird, spooky, morbid, and random historical nuggets you never knew you needed.
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United States

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A historian and a librarian deliver the funny, weird, spooky, morbid, and random historical nuggets you never knew you needed.

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English

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Episodes

Episode 10: Honey, Hookin', and a Horror Hotel

6/23/2019
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*Content Warning-this episode centers around serial killers so contains graphic and explicit content that may not be suitable for some listeners* The Queens of TMI have reached double digits this week, and they are so excited that they’re diving into one of their favorite casual topics: Serial Killers! It’s gonna get weird, y’all, so strap in. Want more amazing content? Join Patreon today at https://www.patreon.com/HistoricalAFPod for exclusive content! You will get access to the podcast...

Duration:02:47:47

Episode 9: Goats, Pirates, and Wedding Night Mishaps

6/16/2019
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This week the queens of TMI weigh in on weddings. They talk traditions, dowries, how many goats they’re worth, love on the high seas, and so much more! Want more amazing content? Join Patreon today at https://www.patreon.com/HistoricalAFPod for exclusive content! You will get access to the podcast early, an extra drunk dive episode, a personalized book list weekly from Ashley and a weekly historical bucket list from Kyna, deleted/extended scenes, bloopers and more! Have a story you'd like...

Duration:01:54:02

Episode 8: An Unlikely Origin Story

6/9/2019
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Your queens of TMI are at it again! This week we delve into the mythical member or Rasputin, Napoleon's package, Prince Albert, and the court case heard around the world of the Bobbit family. Can you guess the theme? It is an unlikely origin story but here we are. Have a story you'd like for us to read on the podcast? E-mail your historical experiences, the funny/weird stories from your hometown, and your true crime/paranormal experiences to historicalafpod@gmail.com for our first Extra AF...

Duration:01:27:32

Episode 7: Pizzles, Paris, and Peg Legs

6/2/2019
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This week we’re talking all things museum. Kyna ticks things off her bucket list while Ashley embraces her inner 12 year old. Free T-shirts, phalluses, snuff films, taxidermy, medical gore, and so much more is discussed, so dive in!! Have a story you'd like for us to read on the podcast? E-mail your historical experiences, the funny/weird stories from your hometown, and your true crime/paranormal experiences to historicalafpod@gmail.com for our first Extra AF listener's episode! Don't...

Duration:01:53:10

Extra AF: June Edition

6/1/2019
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Welcome to Extra AF where we deliver part contemporary news stories and part listener emails! This month in the news, we dive into beer archaeology and the Summer Reading Program dominating the headlines. We kicked off listener stories with ghosts in our home towns and then asked our husbands nicely (i.e. forced) our husbands to share the legends in theirs! Want to be featured next month? E-mail your historical experiences, the funny/weird stories from your hometown, and your true...

Duration:01:23:52

Episode 6: Enormous Nope Ropes and a Bus Load of Hamsters

5/26/2019
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Join Kyna and Ashley as they travel back in time to some prehistoric eras to nerd out. Ready to hear about the greatest archeological find of the 20th century? How about the largest dinosaur in the world? Your girls got you covered along with some prehistoric nightmare fuel and an unexpected mining situation. Grab your dinosaur cocktail and buckle up for another wild ride into some funny, weird, morbid, spooky and random history! Have a story you'd like for us to read on the podcast? E-mail...

Duration:01:51:11

Episode 5: Egyptian DNA and Ancient Alien Interference

5/19/2019
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Were people in Ancient Egypt walking like Egyptians.... or like aliens?! Only DNA and Stephen Hawking can tell. Join Kyna and Ashley as they rabble rouse about some awesome ladies of the desert, food, spooky tales, and so much more! Have a story you'd like for us to read on the podcast? E-mail your historical experiences, the funny/weird stories from your hometown, and your true crime/paranormal experiences to historicalafpod@gmail.com for our first Extra AF listener's episode! Don't...

Duration:01:58:08

Episode 4: Noms, Ninjas, and Inebriated Mischief

5/12/2019
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Join Kyna and our guest librarian Natalee as they excitedly dive into the hilarious and fascinating history of food! From death row last meals and chocolate covered bloodletting rituals to mystical veggies and the Seige that gave birth to your favorite breakfast items, this episode will blow your mind and change the way you look at yogurt. Clutch your earrings and dodge those flying plates because episode 4 will deliver the funny, weird, spooky, random, and morbid historical nuggets you...

Duration:01:58:18

Episode 3: Hummingbirds, Dorgis, and an Impenetrable Faith

5/5/2019
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The Queens of TMI are a couple of badass women, so of course, today they have to talk about badass women! Conservation, tattoos, being absolute royalty? What haven’t women accomplished?! Sometimes morbid, sometimes funny, these stories more than prove why women are a mighty strong lot. Don't forget to rate us on Apple Podcast and send us a screenshot to be entered in a contest to win merch! Also, to get access to extra content, join Patreon...

Duration:01:45:43

Episode 2: I stabbed the English Channel and all I got were these little boots

4/28/2019
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Woah, mommy issues! Join us as we trek through family dynamics this week. It'll make you hold your family a little closer, or maybe run away in fear https://historicafpod.wordpress.com/https://www.patreon.com/HistoricalAFPodMerch: https://shop.spreadshirt.com/historicalafpod/https://www.facebook.com/HistoricalAFPod/https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9IxpqhesOJneKPBZuY8KlA?view_as=subscriber

Duration:01:42:23

Episode 1: Aliens with Lasers and Bunnies with Sticks

4/21/2019
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Welcome to episode 1! Join us on an adventure as we discuss White House Easter practices, murder, aliens with lasers, cannibalism, rabbits with revenge on the brain, and cracking a bunch of eggs. Email: historicalafpod@gmail.comWebsite: https://historicafpod.wordpress.com/Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/HistoricalAFPodMerch: https://shop.spreadshirt.com/historicalafpod/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HistoricalAFPod/Instagram: @HistoricalAFPodTwitter: @HistoricalAFPodYoutube:...

Duration:01:04:44

Episode 0: Podcasts are Coming

4/13/2019
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Welcome to Historical AF where a historian and a librarian deliver the funny, weird, morbid and spooky historical nuggets you never knew you needed. This week find out who we are, what we are doing, and why you should love us and keep coming back. This informal chat is a way to introduce ourselves so that we can jump full force into history in episode 1. In this episode, we describe our format, show how you support us, and give you a sneak peek into next week's theme! Full disclosure, we may...

Duration:00:08:37