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Daniel and Glen take a reluctant look back at the people and events that shaped our world and wonder what all the fuss is about.

Daniel and Glen take a reluctant look back at the people and events that shaped our world and wonder what all the fuss is about.
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Daniel and Glen take a reluctant look back at the people and events that shaped our world and wonder what all the fuss is about.

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English


Episodes

Standoff Series: Ruby Ridge pt. III

9/10/2018
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Spoiler alert: The dog Dies.

Duration:00:21:06

Standoff Series: Ruby Ridge pt. II

9/4/2018
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Ladies and Gentlemen, we're back with the Standoff Series! This time Glen reaches his inner old man and is nostalgic about the 80s and ninja weapons. Meanwhile, he opens up the timeline of the Ruby Ridge events that lead to the Standoff. What do you think about sawed off shotguns?

Duration:00:23:48

Standoff Series: Ruby Ridge pt. I

8/26/2018
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Hey there, folks! Loneliness is a very special place - - and it can make you do crazy things. This episode starts a new series From the Desk of Glen where Glen looks at the Standoff at Ruby Ridge and the events surrounding it.

Duration:00:21:23

Battle of Marathon IV: Finale

8/23/2018
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Today on the Desk of Glen we have the finale of the Battle of Marathon series where Glen talks nasty gamer kids and bronze sculptures - all in one lovely bundle! Tune in next time for a new series! Hint: Ruby

Duration:00:17:53

The Battle of Marathon III (Light) - Kimmy, Kimmy, Kimmy

8/16/2018
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On THIS episode of "From the Desk of Glen", Glen discusses the inherit contradictions between heroic narratives. And also one really wild night...

Duration:00:24:18

Marathon Two : Run Pheidippides, Run!

8/6/2018
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How's it goin', guys and gals! This time Daddy Glen brings you some goodies from his desk , including food allergies, Spartans and "good Greek values" that we all need in our abiding citizen lives! Don't forget to find us everywhere and stay tuned for new B O N U S episodes on current events and some new co-hosts!

Duration:00:21:32

The Battle of Marathon Part I

7/30/2018
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Greetings and salutations, listeners! Today the Desk of Glen has an assortment of fine trinkets for you as we dive into a new series about the Battle of Marathon: How do people get old? Why did Herodotus make his stories so colorful and heroic? And what's up with Marathon anyway? These questions and more in this episode! Enjoy!

Duration:00:19:06

Who Made the Nazis?

7/22/2018
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The Finale of Glen's First Series!

Duration:00:25:26

The Man Cave

7/18/2018
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On this episode Glen discusses how the Man Cave enthusiast is not so different from the fleeing Nazi. Trust us. It makes sense...

Duration:00:20:48

Smiling Custodians

7/9/2018
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Welcome back to the Desk of Glen and the fourth part in the Nazi series! This time we tackle tiresome football coaches, eating bowls of blueberries and smiling custodians at Auschwitz. Join us!

Duration:00:23:49

Nazi Jokes

7/2/2018
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What's up, folks, and welcome back to the Desk of Glen! Keeping up with the Nazis , let him take you down Freedom of Speech lane to ask but not always answer some important questions: What do we joke about? What can we make fun of? And, most importantly, why can't we joke about nazis?? Three cheers to policing humor! Just kidding.

Duration:00:22:55

Rock' Nazi' Roll

6/25/2018
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With the strum of a guitar and the kick of the bass drum, do you ever think the characters Rock'n'Rollers play are reflective of reality? Does it take much to become the hero or the villain while finding your freedom in music? Glen's gears are turning as he dives into teenage years, musical liberation and becoming Hitler. Yes, we swear the nazis are relevant.

Duration:00:26:57

From the Desk of Glen: Who Makes the Nazis?

6/17/2018
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A preview of the new series!

Duration:00:27:07

From the Desk of Glen: The Final Prom

6/3/2018
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Glen discusses the future of the show.

Duration:00:23:38

A History of Deformity III - Early Modern!

3/31/2018
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On this episode Glen and Bry take a look at disability and deformity from the time of Qing China and William Shakespeare!

Duration:01:11:02

A History of Deformity II - Medieval Times!

3/24/2018
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This week Glen & Bry discuss attitudes and beliefs surround disability and deformity from a Western, Eastern, and Norse perspective! As always, brought to you by Audiohole!

Duration:00:55:53

A History of Deformity I - The Ancient World

3/17/2018
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This week Bry and Glen begin a NEW SERIES! This time it's something a little different; They're looking at the historical, cultural, and medical evolution of attitude toward people with physical deformities or disabilities starting with the ancient world! Bake those tablets!

Duration:01:14:34

Sealand: Underneath the Water

3/10/2018
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On this exciting one-off, Bry & Glen discuss that kookiest of micro-nations, SEALAND!

Duration:00:57:03

The Norwegian Occupation II - Norway? WAY!

3/3/2018
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On this, the exciting conclusion to the Norwegian Occupation Twofer, Bry & Glen discuss the German Blitzkrieg of Norway and the subsequent occupation, and lionization, of The Norwegian King! It's two for the price of one!

Duration:01:01:54

The Norwegian Campaign I - Noregs Vaapen

2/17/2018
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On this episode Glen and Bry discuss the table-setting for the German occupation of Norway during WWII! Spot the black metal references!

Duration:00:51:51