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My Top 3 Podcasts: Real History

History is one of my passions. I’m fascinated by history. But not the regular, default history that 99% of the world accept and are force-fed at school and by the media. 282 more words


I Recommend . . .

I wish I had Ron Swanson’s confidence.

However, I use neither Army-issued mustache trimmers nor the C.R. Lawrence Fein two inch axe-style scraper oscillating knife blade. 303 more words


Getting Outside

It’s been a long winter, but it’s finally nice out and I have been trying to do as much outside as possible! I’ve been trying to go on walks, runs, and sipping on some delicious beverages (alcoholic and non alcoholic). 563 more words

Life As I Know It

History Podcasts for Your Summer Road Trip

I’m just back from a road trip to Lexington, Kentucky, to attend the annual meeting of the Agricultural History Society.  Yup: that’s 200 hundred or so history nerds gathered to talk about crops, livestock, country people, and the environment for three days.  829 more words

Stuff You Missed In History Class

Stuff You Missed In History Class is a podcast by HowStuffWorks.com that I have been completely addicted to in the past few weeks. I was introduced to this amazing resource by a contribution by a student to the… 338 more words

Favorite Podcasts

Ever since the Serial craze I have been absolutely addicted to podcasts. I like to listen to them on busy commutes when concentrating on reading is too hard, and at night instead of watching TV. 454 more words


Stuff You Missed in History Class -- Like That Rape Wasn't a Thing Before 1984, Apparently

April 7, 2015

Have you ever known someone for a while – liked them, gotten along with them, and respected their opinion – only to suddenly have them destroy your regard by saying or doing something so wrong, so terrible, so callous that you immediately had second-thoughts about remaining their friend? 986 more words