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Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Origins

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Whole 9 Yards is a weekly podcast that will simultaneously educate, astonish, and amuse. Listen while we share equivocal research about the origin of words, phrases, and idioms we use every day. From the team at Big Science Pods, we bring you the whole 9 yards, the entire kit and caboodle, the whole shebang of this quick, entertaining look at our language and the history therein. Learn why we call New York "The Big Apple," what "red-handed" REALLY means and why sometimes people are "happy as a clam." So, let's cut to the chase, if you jump on the bandwagon now, the first 100 subscribers will be entered to win a Big Science Snuggie. Have a question about an idiom? Wanna drop us a line because you think we’re funny... or, not? Think we’re mistaken about any information we’ve shared? Hit us up at heyyou@whole9yards.org. We’re waiting with bated breath!

Whole 9 Yards is a weekly podcast that will simultaneously educate, astonish, and amuse. Listen while we share equivocal research about the origin of words, phrases, and idioms we use every day. From the team at Big Science Pods, we bring you the whole 9 yards, the entire kit and caboodle, the whole shebang of this quick, entertaining look at our language and the history therein. Learn why we call New York "The Big Apple," what "red-handed" REALLY means and why sometimes people are "happy as a clam." So, let's cut to the chase, if you jump on the bandwagon now, the first 100 subscribers will be entered to win a Big Science Snuggie. Have a question about an idiom? Wanna drop us a line because you think we’re funny... or, not? Think we’re mistaken about any information we’ve shared? Hit us up at heyyou@whole9yards.org. We’re waiting with bated breath!

Location:

United States

Description:

Whole 9 Yards is a weekly podcast that will simultaneously educate, astonish, and amuse. Listen while we share equivocal research about the origin of words, phrases, and idioms we use every day. From the team at Big Science Pods, we bring you the whole 9 yards, the entire kit and caboodle, the whole shebang of this quick, entertaining look at our language and the history therein. Learn why we call New York "The Big Apple," what "red-handed" REALLY means and why sometimes people are "happy as a clam." So, let's cut to the chase, if you jump on the bandwagon now, the first 100 subscribers will be entered to win a Big Science Snuggie. Have a question about an idiom? Wanna drop us a line because you think we’re funny... or, not? Think we’re mistaken about any information we’ve shared? Hit us up at heyyou@whole9yards.org. We’re waiting with bated breath!

Language:

English

Contact:

4124712400


Episodes

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Random, pt2

4/14/2021
Episode 59: Jay & Ray enjoy the chaotic nature of reality. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio,...

Duration:00:32:54

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Coffee.

4/7/2021
Episode 58: Jay & Ray get a taste for some coffee idioms. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio,...

Duration:00:31:59

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Pants.

3/31/2021
Episode 57: Jay & Ray try on a few pants related idioms. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio,...

Duration:00:34:48

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Alcohol - RERUN

3/24/2021
Re-Run of Episode 8: Jay & Ray relax with a drink...or two. Subscribe, Review, Share, and Follow us @Whole9YardsPod The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio, podcast,...

Duration:00:19:18

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Luck.

3/17/2021
Episode 55: Jay & Ray get lucky with a few new phrases. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio,...

Duration:00:31:44

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & You Know or You Don't.

3/10/2021
Episode 54: Jay & Ray get in the know about a few idioms. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio,...

Duration:00:34:19

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Happy Times.

3/3/2021
Episode 53: Jay & Ray discover some inner happiness. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio,...

Duration:00:52:56

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Dudes.

2/24/2021
Episode 52: Jay & Ray hang out with some dude related idioms. 1905 footage of the railway water trough. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound...

Duration:00:40:43

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Love.

2/17/2021
Episode 51: Jay & Ray fall for some love idioms. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio, podcast,...

Duration:00:38:28

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Nicknames.

2/10/2021
Episode 50: Jay & Ray call each other by a few different nicknames. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound...

Duration:00:35:40

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Sports.

2/3/2021
Episode 49: Jay & Ray get in the ring with a few sports idioms. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design,...

Duration:00:38:36

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Nonsense II.

1/27/2021
Episode 48: Jay & Ray make no sense with more nonsense. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio,...

Duration:00:38:39

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & more Potty Talk.

1/20/2021
Episode 47: Jay & Ray get down to business with more potty talk. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design,...

Duration:00:38:44

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Important Titles.

1/13/2021
Episode 46: Jay & Ray give promote a few idioms regarding CEO nicknames. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound...

Duration:00:41:08

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Money Money Money.

1/6/2021
Episode 45: Jay & Ray spend some time cashing in a few more money idioms. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound...

Duration:00:27:05

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Punctuation (re-run)

12/30/2020
Episode 44: Jay & Ray take a break and re-run Punctuation. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio,...

Duration:00:33:36

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Potty Talk (re-run)

12/23/2020
Episode 43: Jay & Ray take a break and re-run the Potty Talk episode. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound...

Duration:00:37:33

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & more Color.

12/16/2020
Episode 42: Jay & Ray discuss a wide palette of colorful idioms. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design,...

Duration:00:35:30

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Food x3!

12/9/2020
Episode 41: Jay & Ray tuck in on more food-ioms. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio, podcast,...

Duration:00:41:20

Whole 9 Yards: Idioms, Etymology, & Talking points.

12/2/2020
Episode 40: Jay & Ray go over a list of talking points. Subscribe, review, and come find us on Twitter, Instagram, & FB. The Roberto Clemente Museum is a showcase of baseball artifacts, memorabilia, works of art, and photographs related to the life of Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. Use our promo code W9Y21 at clementemuseum.com to get 10% off Hats and T-Shirts. Big Science Music is an award-winning original music and sound boutique. Providing scoring, sound design, radio,...

Duration:00:31:57