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Rumor Flies discusses the origins, evolution, and veracity of all your favorite rumors, myths, and misconceptions.

Rumor Flies discusses the origins, evolution, and veracity of all your favorite rumors, myths, and misconceptions.
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United States

Description:

Rumor Flies discusses the origins, evolution, and veracity of all your favorite rumors, myths, and misconceptions.

Twitter:

@rumorflies

Language:

English


Episodes

Bonus: "Awful Good Movies" ft. Jeremy Johnston

1/2/2018
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Welcome to some between-season goodness! Jeremy Johnston (remember that film round table forever ago!?) returns against his better judgment to test out a new podcast idea! If you remember Jeremy, you'll recall that his film knowledge is next level - he is basically a human IMDb page. Well, he had an idea: What if you hunted for the real flaws in critically acclaimed movies and only picked out the redeeming qualities of those that are most hated? Well, wonder no more! We have decided to test...

Duration: 01:08:36


410 - Body: Baldy Finale

11/27/2017
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Does the color of your mucus indicate what illness you have? Does your mother's father determine when you bald? Does 90% of your body heat escape through your head? Join us for the season finale on a very special episode of Rumor Flies! Please consider supporting the show on Patreon! Support Net Neutrality! Battle for the Net, GoFCCYourself, Electronic Frontier Foundation. Check us out at www.rumorfliespodcast.com, on facebook, @rumorflies on twitter and instagram, and subscribe to us...

Duration: 01:10:57


409 - Animals: Turkettes

11/12/2017
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Do bees die after stinging? Can a turkey really drown from rainfall? Join us to find out the answers to these questions and more on this week's Rumor Flies! Please consider supporting the show on Patreon! Check us out at www.rumorfliespodcast.com, on facebook, @rumorflies on twitter and instagram, and subscribe to us on youtube for episodes and supplemental content! Please consider leaving us a review on iTunes - it makes the world go 'round and will reap you sweet, sweet karma! As...

Duration: 03:44:16


Special Announcement: Rumor Flies "50 for 50"

11/10/2017
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We are approaching our 50th OFFICIAL episode of the show (just 17 days away!) Listen to this short announcement for details on our special challenge for our awesome listeners! Please consider donating to the show here at Patreon!

Duration: 00:01:01


408 - Death: They Live!

10/30/2017
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Has Elvis left the building? Is Tupac chilling on an island with Biggie? Did Andy Kaufman fake his own death? Join us as we explore the myths surrounding celebrity deaths! Listen here, on iTunes, or virtually any platform where podcasts are listened to! Check out our brand new Patreon! Please consider contributing and/or sharing our page! We've already launched 5 special newsletters and released a special patreon-exclusive episode on urban myths! Check us out at...

Duration: 01:21:39


407 - Gross Myths: "Dreaded" Spiders

10/16/2017
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Time to get spookily dookily with nasty, cringe-inducing myths! Can spiders grow and live in dreadlocks? Have dead bodies been used as Halloween decorations? Have HIV-positive needles been used as a harmful prank? Join us on this unsettling episode of Rumor Flies! Listen here, on iTunes, or virtually any platform where podcasts are listened to! Check out our brand new Patreon! Please consider contributing and/or sharing our page! We've already launched 3 special newsletters and released...

Duration: 04:31:39


406 - Sayings: xX420YoLoXx Edition

10/1/2017
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Despite Greg's concerns and warnings, we are now doing an episode on sayings! What is the origin of calling someone a "cracker"? How about "handicapped"? What exactly is the "rule of thumb"? Find out on this week's tip-toe-y Rumor Flies! Check out our brand new Patreon! Please consider contributing and/or sharing our page! We've already launched 2 special newsletters AND an exclusive episode comes out this week! Check us out at www.rumorfliespodcast.com, on facebook, @rumorflies on...

Duration: 03:42:30


405 - Nautical Survival: He Cheated

9/17/2017
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Survival myths are back! Can you survive at sea drinking sea water? Can you scare off a shark with a swift punch in the nose? Find out on a very special episode of Rumor Flies! Check out our brand new Patreon! Please consider contributing and/or sharing our page! Check us out at www.rumorfliespodcast.com, on facebook, @rumorflies on twitter and instagram, and subscribe to us on youtube for episodes and supplemental content! Please consider leaving us a review on iTunes - it makes the...

Duration: 04:30:46


403 - Snapple Fact Check!

8/20/2017
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Remember all those factoids you read under Snapple caps (or maybe you never had a Snapple - your loss)? Welcome to the first ever "Snapple Fact Check"! We grabbed multiple random "facts" and investigated them. Join us as we investigate these delicious claims in a very special episode of Rumor Flies! *Note: We are in no way affiliated with, sponsored by, or working with Snapple in any way, shape, or form. This week's musical track/guest: "Renewed" - Sam Quick Check us out at...

Duration: 05:46:50


401 - Facebook Round-Up

7/24/2017
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We are back with SEASON FOUR! What constitutes "Fake News"? Have you shared any by accident? What are some of the giveaways of false or misleading news? Join us as we explore this subject and some of our favorite headlines on this week's Rumor Flies! A New Winter: https://soundcloud.com/a-new-winter Strange Matters: http://www.strangematterspodcast.com/ Check us out at www.rumorfliespodcast.com, on facebook, @rumorflies on twitter and instagram, and subscribe to us on youtube for...

Duration: 05:01:26


Bonus: Disney Roundtable

6/26/2017
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The between-season goodness returns! As we take a break from our Disney launch episodes (though we are FAR from done with Disney!) we felt it was appropriate to do a casual "round-up" of some great myths and stories that didn't quite make it into the show. Join Josh, Ryan, and Greg, as they break into a grab bag of Disney myths and discuss the happiest place on earth! Check us out at www.rumorfliespodcast.com, on facebook, @rumorflies on twitter and instagram, and subscribe to us on...

Duration: 04:04:15