Big Lives. Little-known Facts. Great, unknown stories hide inside history—every other Wednesday, we dig up what you don't know about the icons you do know. Hosts Carter and Vanessa bring history to life, telling unexpected anecdotes, describing the real personalities behind big names, and examining each individual’s lasting impact on the world. A reboot of Remarkable Lives. Tragic Deaths. (iTunes “Best Debuts of 2016”) Historical Figures is part of the Parcast Network and is a Cutler Media P ...
The Historical Blindness podcast is a discussion of interesting and largely forgotten stories from our past, with a specific focus on demonstrating the inscrutability, the ineffability, and the unknowability of the past. By examining cases of outrageous hoaxes, mass delusion, baffling mysteries and unreliable historiography, we raise the question, “Can we trust history as we have received it?”
You are listening to Historic.ly: a show where we decolonize history and debunk myths taught in school and on corporate media. historicly.substack.com
Conversations about historical knowledge and how we achieve it
Conversations about historical knowledge and how we achieve it
Podcast and video versions of classic ghost stories, urban myths, folklore and more.
Explore the pull of the past with authors of historical fiction.
The White House Historical Association presents The 1600 Sessions, a podcast that explores the history, untold stories and personal accounts of America’s most iconic residence and office – The White House.
Trundlebed Tales host Sarah S. Uthoff will look at Laura Ingalls Wilder and other classic children's literature and social history including historic foodways and one-room schools.
Music, culture, the arts, maritime exploration - Renaissance England was an exciting place to be. So much happening! Breaks with Rome. Wars with France. And Scotland. And Spain! Twice a month, we'll look at some aspect of Renaissance England that will give you a deeper understanding into life in the 16th century. Go to http://www.englandcast.com for more info.
Interview with Writers of Historical Fiction about their New Books
The Castle Rock Historical Society is a horror media review and commentary podcast. Join Hannah Selector and Acadia Einstein as they watch, read, and play what the horror universe has to offer and then break it down for you every week.
a podcast looking back at historical crimes, criminals and social stories that created the world we now live!
Hello! And welcome to Historically Haunted. After years of paranormal interest I have found that to understand why a place is haunted you have to know the history. Come with me as we discover some truly scary locations!
Historian Jem Duducu and entertainer Greg Chapman like to talk about history, and to share it with the world! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Author Linda Riesenberg Fisler reads her Blind Series novels. What if something so drastically extreme--the unthinkable--happened within the US Government, that what happens next could change the course of history? Starting in 1964, Blind Intentions, the listener is introduced to the three main characters of the series. This historical mystery/thriller/political intrigue series is kind of like Jason Bourne meets the Good Wife in the West Wing! Start your journey with us today!
Short summaries and readings of classical mythology (Hercules, Atlantis, Trojan War, etc.) Email: LegendaryPassages@gmail.com
A monumental, ongoing project to release mixtapes for every year of recorded sound, piecing together the entire history of sound from lampblack to shellac then vinyl and onward - part found audio project, part historical documentary, a listening experience that’s as pleasurable as it is educational.
Horror, Sci-fi, Crime, Mystery, old time radio from 30's 40's and 50's "Listen To Dead People"
Lectures, discussions and events at or organised by the German Historical Institute London
a musical podcast for kids!
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History's Most is a podcast that delves into interesting, under-reported and controversial topics in history and applies superlatives to them. We deep dive headfirst into a variety of topics, from history's most guilty man, to the most disasterous voyage, to complicated wars and confusing politicians.
The Podcast page for No Dice, No Glory; the premier historical miniatures and war gamer site!
A historian & some special guests hit the giggle water to deliver the funny, weird, spooky, & morbid historical nuggets you never knew you needed in your earholes!
Longest-running tabletop wargaming podcast on the planet!
A lovingly crafted podcast that reveals the stories behind the world's most recognizable and interesting sounds.
A 2 host podcast discussing all things historical and mysterious
The day’s top stories from BBC News. Delivered twice a day on weekdays, daily at weekends
Stories related to the Sikh Lifestyle, covering historical topics, modern stories and general cultural stories with a lesson.
A music history podcast by Brian Matthews & Tyler Cardwell. We go in depth on the history and technical achievements of a music artist that we find interesting. Our goal is to show a new side to an artist that you may have previously written off.
Short bios on the popes of the Roman Catholic Church, and periodic interviews with experts and commentators on the papacy & Church history. Become a patron and find extra bonus content at patreon.com/thepopecast.
Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight team cover the latest in politics, tracking the issues and "game-changers" every week.
A true crime podcast with a different point of view. Every week, Alice and Brett bring their unique perspective as prosecutors to the most famous cold case mysteries of all time. Murder, mayhem, disappearances, you name it. If it's true crime, they're on the case.
Bloomberg’s Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway take you on a not-so random weekly walk through hot topics in markets, finance and economics.
Looking at Astronomy Through History
Historical Hookups is a podcast where hosts Lauren Bancroft, Sara Ghaleb, Nelinda Palomino, and Savanna Parra give you the hot goss on romances throughout history.
Hear all the latest book previews, author interviews and audiobook extracts from Hodder & Stoughton.
The Budget Magic Cast is your weekly source for all things budget Magic focusing around Modern, Pioneer, and Pauper. With hosts Scott Cullen and Emma Partlow.
Twelve short stories of real girls who have influenced the history of their times. (Summary by Carmen H)
History, anatomy and physiology, philosophy, psychology, anthropology. The podcast that attempts to resurrect sense and meaning from the dust of a billion factoids.
Sebastian Payne takes you into the corridors of power to unwrap, analyse and debate British politics with a regular lineup of expert Financial Times correspondents and informed commentators. New episodes available every Saturday morning.
Get a daily burst of global illumination from The Economist’s worldwide network of correspondents as they dig past the headlines to get to the stories beneath—and to stories that aren’t making headlines, but should be.
One of the original business news podcasts. Mirrored after the popular Wall Street Journal column. Get caught up on your commute Monday through Friday. Listen as our journalists cover top stories and share timely insights on business, the economy, markets, and politics.
Welcome to PRESIDENTS PART THREE with special guests Leah and Rachel from Hashtag History Podcast! This week we get funny & spooky with arguably the grossest president LBJ & the ghosts of the White House! Check them out here! https://www.hashtaghistory-pod.com/ BLACK LIVES MATTER for ways to help, click here: https://blacklivesmatters.carrd.co/ Joi…
Listeners, we’re excited to bring you an episode from one of our favorite podcasts, Solved Murders: True Crime Mysteries. Every Wednesday on Solved Murders, we explore the days, months, and even years leading up to the closure of a seemingly uncrackable case. This is part 1 of our episode on Helen Potts, a young girl who gets tangled up with a play…
Most people think of Edgar Degas as a French painter of ballerinas. But few have heard that his mother came from New Orleans or that he spent five months in that city between October 1872 and February 1873. That five-month period proved crucial to Degas’s career, moving him from the status of a relative unknown dabbling in the not-quite-respectable…
Bryan Davis is known for his science fiction and fantasy novels, but he’s also written a historical fantasy entitled Let the Ghosts Speak. Alison talks to him about how he crafted this novel inspired by a dream. They discuss the ghosts of the martyrs that haunt the main character and the importance of the role justice plays in his book. Order Let t…
On this episode we step into one of the most haunted locations in the United States! The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum. This building has a sad history but it makes for an amazing ghost haunting experience. If you are brave enough to enter that is. I also discuss a few Urban Legends found in the state os Mississippi. I couldn't do this with out yo…
1:00 - What is Political Cartooning? 3:11 - Evolution of Political Cartooning to “hackwork.” Political art gets point across better than the editorial format. 8:00 Marie Antoinette Cartoons from the French Revolution Check out the Gallery of Libelles against Marie Antoinette 9:36 - Tijuana Bible - 10:00 - What do Simon Bolivar, Gandhi and Sarah Pal…
“Medieval Mediterranean slavery” is a phrase that might seem a bit puzzling to some listeners—surely there wasn’t slavery in the medieval Mediterrean? Was there? Indeed there was. For hundreds of years a slave trade existed throughout the Medieval Mediterranean world, taking captives from the shores of the Black Sea to Egypt, and to Italy. The […] …
The inspiration for Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: The For many years Guy Burgess and the Cambridge five had spied for Russia whilst serving in British intelligence. This is the story of the last day he spent in London before defecting to Russia to live out his life. twitter: the historical crimes and criminals podcast group email: thehistoricalcrimesp…
Hannah and Acadia follow Lovecraft Country to Korea this week to explore the relationship between Atticus and the monster he thinks he is and Ji-Ah and the monster she…actually is. Plus fun side trips to Iceland and Lithuania! It’s a rich tapestry this episode on the Castle Rock Historical Society! The post CRHS: Lovecraft Country Episode Six appea…
In this patron exclusive minisode released in April of 2019, I delved into the mystery of a day with no light, when darkness fell over New England and many feared that God's judgment was at hand. But was the Dark Day really a mysterious phenomenon as it is unceasingly portrayed? I'm releasing this patron exclusive on the free, ad-supported feed now…
P.M. Edition for Sept. 17. Initial jobless claims ticked down slightly last week, but that's little consolation when the number remains historically high. Labor economics and policy reporter Eric Morath has more on the latest numbers. Plus, New York City, the nation's largest school district, delays in-person instruction-for a second time. Annmarie…
The Discographers Podcast gives an in depth look into the works of a particular music artist. Series 2 focuses on The Smashing Pumpkins. This special is a compilation of Tyler's 12 history segments for the band. Discographers@gmail.com facebook.com/Discographers https://twitter.com/Discogpod patreon.com/TheDiscographers https://soundcloud.com/the-d…
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The direct flight marks a major step in normalising ties between Israel and the Gulf Arab country. Also: Sudan 'on road to peace' after a deal is signed, and artificial intelligence is being trialled in Australia to improve the safety of female travellers at night.By BBC World Service
No Dice No Glory’s Ed and Tom take the BattleVault podcast in to a deep dive into Bagration Soviets. 0:00:45 What have Ed and Tom been up to? 0:17:00 Mentioned in Dispatches – Recent US Tourney Results 0:38:00 Heroes of the Hobby – Interview with Erin Macheski-Preston on Bagration Soviets 1:35:15 Request For Information – “Race To Minsk” Aces Campa…
What drove a grandma and simple country worm farmer to murder? We dig deep to find out. #truecrime #murder #wormfarming https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKx5-PYWOEM Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/prosecutorspod)By Alice and Brett
Presenting Gunsmoke "Billy The Kid" aired Apr 26, 1952. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
Presenting Dimension X "The Outer Limits" aired Sep 08, 1950. It's gift giving time. Why not give original art? http://www.mpirshop.comBy Clyde J. Kell
Founder of W.R.K.S. Games, Kosala Ubayasekara, discusses the Jordenheim roleplaying game. Set in the same universe as their popular computer game, Blood Bond – Into the Shroud, Jordenheim merges Scandanavian history & myth with their imaginative twists. All of W.R.K.S. Games’s properties are developed with the story first and everything… Read More»…
They cost 5 dollars and give results in less than 30 minutes. Also: fighting between Azerbaijan and Armenia escalates; and a pigeon that went missing 24 years ago in New Zealand has finally come home.By BBC World Service
The New York Times reported on Sunday that President Trump paid $750 dollars in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017, and no federal income tax during ten of the previous fifteen years due to reported business losses. In this installment of the FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast, the crew weighs the potential political implications of the report.…
Presenting The Haunting Hour "No Escape" aired Sep 01, 1945. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
P.M. Edition for Sept. 28. Uber won a key victory in one of its biggest markets: A London court found the ride-hailing giant is "fit and proper" to hold a license in the city, after regulators declined to renew its license last November. Reporter Sam Schechner joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more on what the ruling means for the company. Learn mor…
Presenting The Lives of Harry Lime "See Naples And Live" aired Aug 10, 1951. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
It comes on the day eighty-two thousand new cases were reported. We look at where the pandemic is heading there. Also: why the English football league system could be facing financial collapse, and we hear from the veteran naturalist and now Instagram king, David Attenborough.By BBC World Service
Presenting Yours Truly Johnny Dollar "The Confederate Coinage Matter" aired July 28, 1957. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
A.M. Edition for Sept. 28. Ahead of a high-stakes debate, President Trump faced questions about taxes and criticized Biden. Wall Street traders bet on turbulent times around the election. Plus, what to consider before finding a new location for working remotely. Marc Stewart hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
On gun rights, abortion policy and health care Amy Coney Barrett, the seemingly unstoppable successor to Ruth Bader Ginsburg, will shift the court’s balance for decades. In China, the visually impaired are usually shuffled off to the massage industry; we meet blind students with greater ambitions. And tracing the origins of the boring supermarket s…
These days it seems like all financial markets are the same big trade. A gold chart looks like a Tesla chart, which looks like an Ethereum chart, which looks like a chart of a basket of cloud computing stocks. So why is this? And what could cause that to change? On this episode, we speak with Jared Woodard, the head of the Research Investment Commi…
The newspaper says it has obtained tax records for the US president over two decades. Mr Trump denied the report as "totally fake news". Also: Armenia and Azerbaijan battle over disputed region.By BBC World Service
Presenting Dragnet "Body Buried In Nursery" aired Sep 03, 1949. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
Presenting The Shadow "The Hospital Murders" aired Aug 14, 1938. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
The nomination of a conservative judge paves the way for a bitter Senate fight as an election looms. Also: Madrid at "serious risk" without virus lockdown, and NASA is working with a cosmetics company on space station commercialization.By BBC World Service
Presenting The Witch's Tale "The Puzzle" aired Sep 07, 1934, The Hermits Cave "Fever" aired 1940's. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
Presenting The Six Shooter "Silver Threads" aired Jun 03, 1954. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
Presenting The Burns and Allen Show, "Guest Ann Sheridan" aired Sep 28, 1943. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
Presenting The Black Museum "The 22 Caliber Pistol" episode 01, aired 1950's. Get that special gift original art http://www.cjkellartworks.comBy Clyde J. Kell
Prime Minister Boris Johnson introduced further restrictions to halt the spread of Covid-19 in the UK but faced a backlash from Conservative MPs. Chancellor Rishi Sunak's winter economic plan, however, received a much warmer reception. How much will it help the UK economy? We also discuss Keir Starmer's first conference speech as Labour leader and …
The judge and former law professor from Indiana is a favourite of social conservatives. Also: Paris stabbing attack 'an act of terrorism', and polio vaccination campaigners in Pakistan battle misinformation and distrust.By BBC World Service
P.M. Edition for Sept. 25. The Trump Administration has signed off, in principle, to a deal that would turn TikTok's U.S. operations into a U.S.-based company. But China still needs to sign off on the deal - and Beijing is looking closely at the terms. WSJ Tech in China Reporter Liza Lin joins host Annmarie Fertoli with more details on China's conc…
Presenting Gunsmoke "Home Surgery" aired Sep 13, 1952. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
One of the arrested suspects was found with blood on his clothing, according to a police source. Also: Farmers in India are blocking roads and railways using tractors and livestock during protests and the elite rat saving lives by sniffing out landminesBy BBC World Service
Presenting a replay of a BBC Special "Keep Watching The Skies" aired 1960's. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
Sean has made his way to a sleepy little town in North Carolina after the events in December of 1979. Is he all right? Have his demons left him? What is next for this MI6 agent? Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/LindaRiesenbergFisler)By Linda Riesenberg Fisler
The transfer of power from one administration to the next is a hallmark of American democracy, but it hasn’t always been an orderly experience. In this episode, White House Historical Association President Stewart McLaurin interviews Dr. Martha Kumar, Director or the White House Transition Project, and Tina Tchen, former Chief of Staff to First Lad…
Presenting The CBS Radio Workshop "Cops And Robbers" aired Mar 16, 1956. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
A.M. Edition for Sept. 25. In a year of reckoning over race and policing, we'll look at where President Trump and Joe Biden stand on key justice issues. Explaining why IPOs are thriving during a global pandemic. Plus, why tea is so expensive now. Mark Garrison hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
A grand jury’s decision has re-energised months-long protests. We ask how much another tragic death at the hands of police may spur meaningful reforms. A once-fringe movement to “re-wild” the Highlands of Scotland is gaining momentum. And how the promising German startup incubator Rocket Internet left shareholders on the launchpad. For full access …
Presenting a replay of X Minus One "Chain of Command" aired Nov 21, 1956. Please support these shows with your donation today, thank you. http://mpir-otr.com/sponsors-donationsBy Clyde J. Kell
Cardinal Becciu became involved in a controversial deal to buy a luxury building in London. He denies any wrongdoing. Also: the US Republican leader has said there will be an "orderly" post presidential election transition, and how lockdown birds sang to a different note.By BBC World Service