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Episode 19: Nobody Expects The Spanish Inquisiton... Torture Devices!

10/17/2018
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Disclaimer! This episode may be a little graphic. In the spirit of Halloween, we decided to take a look at the dark and gruesome history of torture devices! We cover a wide variety of different devices and methods from some of the darkest periods in history.

Duration:00:33:22

Episode 18: He's Not A Tame Lion... C.S. Lewis!

10/3/2018
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As a followup to the last episode, we're talking about a dear friend of Tolkien, none other than C.S. Lewis. We talk about his life and his works, including the famous Chronicles of Narnia!

Duration:00:30:02

Episode 17: In A Hole In The Ground...

9/19/2018
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On this episode, we talked about one of the greatest fiction writers ever, J. R. R. Tolkien! We discuss some of his background, his life, and his fascination with language that gave rise to some of the greatest pieces of fiction and the resurgence of the fantasy genre.

Duration:00:38:20

Episode 16: Food History and We Make Tessa Mad!

9/5/2018
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Josh, Tessa, and Tyrell talk about the history of some of their favorite foods! We have a very short message from Jordan and we make Tessa angry as well, so it's a good time as always.

Duration:00:35:29

Episode 15: Secret Codes & Ciphers!

8/22/2018
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We've got the whole crew! Jordan is back with us on this episode as we discuss some strange codes, the Zodiac Killer, and master code breaker Alan Turing! Sorry about the Whistle at the end...

Duration:00:32:17

Episode 14: Italia e Roma!

8/7/2018
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This episode is a listener request! We discuss some of Italy and Rome's history and about some strange facts of Italy and ancient Rome!

Duration:00:37:19

Episode 13: I'll Never Let Go, Jack... Titanic Facts!

7/25/2018
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Josh, Tessa, and Tyrell discuss some facts about the Titanic, also a couple of conspiracy theories! It's a rather scatterbrained episode with a surprise ending involving cops running up the street! Dude, we're really living up to the name...

Duration:00:27:22

Episode 12: The World Is a Frost Giant, Norse Mythology 101

7/11/2018
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We do our best to pronounce words as we talk about Norse Mythology! It's kinda crazy...

Duration:00:53:56

Episode 11: Fairy Tales To Read In The Dark (Part 1?)

7/4/2018
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We're back from a short hiatus with the original versions of you favorite fairy tales! They may not be what you would have expected them to be... We discuss the tales that were mad famous by the likes of The Brothers Grimm, Charles Perault, and more!

Duration:00:28:23

Episode 10: Salem Witch Trials And We Get Way Off Track

6/20/2018
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On this episode we talked about the events of the Salem witch trials and some of the effects of those events. Join us as we talk about the actual events, theories, and eventual influences on literature!

Duration:00:24:52

Episode 9: Nursery Rhyme Origins And Josh Yells At People

6/6/2018
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This week, we talked about all those nursery rhymes you learned as a kid and their messed up origins! From Bloody Mary to Viking attacks, listen to us turn your childhood upside down!

Duration:00:18:11

Episode 8: Women Fought in WW2? No Way...

5/30/2018
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We're a little riled up about this one. People are angry about a woman being on the cover of the new Battlefield game and we're here to burst their bubble. Josh, Tessa, and Tyrell talk about all of the feats, combat, non-combat, and civilian, performed by women during World War 2!

Duration:00:22:57

Episode 7: Disney and Warner Bros. Probably hate Each Other

5/23/2018
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We're talking about some of the biggest players in animation and film history! Josh, Tessa, and Tyrell talk about the start of animation and the evolution of two of the film industry's biggest companies, Disney and Warner Brothers!

Duration:00:33:38

Episode 6: Abandonment Issues

5/16/2018
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Great Smoky Mountain ghost towns and the original basis for the Silent Hill franchise! Josh, Tessa, and Tyrell talk about the abandoned town of Elkmont, the Wonderland resort, and the nearly abandoned Centralia, Pennsylvania!

Duration:00:30:47

Episode 5: Spicy Trivia!

5/2/2018
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So many mouth noises... Josh, Tessa, and Jordan all answer trivia questions about food! But if they answer wrong, the punishment is spicy chicken wings! Tyrell gets to sit back and watch his friends being tortured. Disclaimer: So many mouth noises...

Duration:00:16:13

Episode 4: Emus Try To Take Over The World

4/25/2018
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Josh, Jordan, Tessa, and Tyrell all talk about some of their favorite strange historical subjects! Tyrell begins with The Emu War of 1932. Josh Talks about the time Napoleon was attacked by fluffy bunnies. Jordan fills us in on Caligula and his battle against Neptune. Then finally, Tessa tells us the tale of The War of the Oaken Bucket.

Duration:00:22:43

Episode 3: The Horrors of Unit 731

4/18/2018
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Josh, Jordan, and Tyrell talk about the heinous acts of Unit 731 during World War 2. Just a heads up, this episode contains some dark content. It's also likely that some of this information is inaccurate as it was studied over 4 years ago. Let us know what you think!

Duration:00:16:34

Episode 2: The Winchester House (Murder Edition)

4/11/2018
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Josh, Tyrell, and Tessa and talk murderers! Tyrell talks about The Sorcerer, Ahmad Suardaji, Josh talks H. H. Holmes, and Tessa talks about Floyd Frazier and some Appalachian history.

Duration:00:36:42

Episode 1: And Their Tanks And Their Bombs

4/1/2018
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It's our first Podcast!!! Josh, Jordan, and Tyrell are here to talk WW1 and serial bombers. Josh talks about the Battle of Somme and the introduction of tanks. Tyrell talks about George Metesky, The Mad Bomber.

Duration:00:15:42