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If you’ve ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks, then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.

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  • The Statue of Liberty
    You've seen her there in NY Harbor, standing tall. But do you know the story of how she came to be? Learn all about the Statue of Liberty today. Learn... Read more
    Published on: 2021-09-23
  • Short Stuff: Lake Erie's Rights
    The good people of Toledo, OH are leading the environmental pack by giving legal rights to Lake Erie to fight off polluters. Learn more about your ad-choices at Read more
    Published on: 2021-09-22
  • How Mail Order Marriages Work
    Everybody knows mail order marriages are at best a last resort for jerks looking to boss a foreign spouse around or, at worst, a front for human trafficking. Or are... Read more
    Published on: 2021-09-21
  • Selects: How Free Speech Works
    Freedom of speech and the press are values vital to American democracy. But the First Amendment doesn't really define free speech, and plenty of expressions are restricted. Learn all about... Read more
    Published on: 2021-09-18
  • What's the deal with crash testing?
    Crash testing has been around since the 1930s, but only got serious in the 1970s. Today we dive in and learn all about why companies and the U.S. government purposefully... Read more
    Published on: 2021-09-16
  • Short Stuff: The Javelina
    Pigs, hogs, boars and javelinas. What's the difference? Tune in to find out. Learn more about your ad-choices at Read more
    Published on: 2021-09-15
  • How Embalming Works
    The Death Suite continues! In this installment, Josh and Chuck go over what it takes to preserve a human body using chemicals and whether that’s such a good thing to... Read more
    Published on: 2021-09-14
  • Selects: Southerners Aren't Lazy and Dumb, They Just Had Hookworm
    There was a time when the lower classes of the American South were considered lazy and dimwitted, a stereotype that still somewhat survives today. But this stereotype was rooted in... Read more
    Published on: 2021-09-11