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Notorious Narratives

Nov 27, 2018

The idea of leprosy may evoke feelings of fear; fear of contagion, fear of outbreak. Though for most this idea is far removed, the stuff of history. But on the beautiful windswept shore of the island of Molokai, in Hawaii this history is part of the very foundation. It was here that nearly 8,000 men, women and children...

Nov 22, 2018

In this special extra episode Jen and Robin talk about the REAL history of the American holiday of Thanksgiving. Also, Robin shares some of her favorite fun facts about the holiday and the foods that are traditionally eaten. 

Nov 20, 2018

As the holidays approach we start to think of all those special foods that are served and our family celebrations, like mom's sweet potatoes or grandma's apple pie. But what if your dad's goal is to eat every animal on earth? Well, that means you might have a more exotic palate than most. Instead of avocado toast it is...

Nov 13, 2018

While the prospect of a flood of free beer may be appealing to some, this bizarre disaster was catastrophic to the neighborhood of St. Giles in London. The tidal wave of 135,000 gallons of porter left death and destruction in its wake. This week, Robin will tackle the infamous tale of The Beer Tsunami.

Nov 6, 2018

1964 was a busy year, The Beatles, Vietnam and Yetta. Well maybe you have never heard of Yetta, but this Presidential candidate had some wild ideas and plans for the government. How do you feel about putting truth serum in Senate's water supply? In this week's episode, Jen will tell you the tale of the housewife who...