Distinguished Lives

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Distinguished Lives David’s Review: Shows listened to (at time of review): #1 (Elizabeth Ellet) #4 (Lady Jane Grey) #6 (The Traitor’s Wife) Creator(s): Various Where to Find: iTunes Website Premise: Find someone in history who is either a bit of an unknown, or generally not well known, and find a person who does know the person very well, and interview ... Read More »

Twilight Histories Podcast

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The Twilight Histories is a podcast that should be listened to in the dark… Inspired by the Twilight Zone and Hardcore History, this show will leave you with a shiver down your spine. You are a time traveler sent to a strange and exotic land, sometimes historical, sometimes from an alternate thread in reality. You must somehow survive the Black ... Read More »

Hardcore History

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In “Hardcore History” the very unconventional Dan Carlin takes his “Martian”, outside-the-box way of thinking and applies it to the past. Was Alexander the Great as bad a person as Adolf Hitler? What would Apaches with modern weapons be like? Will our modern civilization ever fall like civilizations from past eras? This is a difficult-to-classify show that has a rather ... Read More »

History Podcasters

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What do we do? Our main focus is a collaborative podcast where we all get to contribute. There are tons of different show concepts and ideas floating around. We do a ‘collage’ style show where each member contributes a short story. We do interviews, where we get a chance to find out something about the podcasters themselves. We have plans to ... Read More »

The History Chicks

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Stop yawning! This isn’t History 101! Tuck away a couple of facts to throw out at dinner parties! Dazzle your kids when they are learning history in school! Dive headfirst into the subcultures that exist for just about anyone! Redecorate a room in homage! Plan a vacation around a women that existed long before you but, for some reason, you ... Read More »

Angry History Show

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The Angry History Show is a humorist program hosted by writers Owen Moogan and Dean Karayanis. Episodes focus on correcting the errors in popular history reporting, debunking false quotes on the Internet, and using their combined 40 years of experience in various media to bring the past to life. Angry History Show Read More »

History in 5 Minutes

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Historian and veteran Middle East journalist Michael Rank looks into the most exciting events and personalities of history in this podcast and explains them in five-minute episodes so that you can absorb the facts in the fastest way possible. History in 5 Minutes Podcast Read More »

When Diplomacy Fails

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When Diplomacy Fails is a podcast containing solo informative and dual TALK episodes that cover the build up to, break out of and consequences of various wars throughout history, with a focus on diplomacy and international relations. When Diplomacy Fails Read More »