Best Facts and Trivia podcasts we could find (Updated February 2019)
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Trivial Warfare is the podcast that takes the pub quiz out of the pub and brings it home to you. Trivial Warfare is a weekly game shared by people all over the world that features all the same banter, jokes and fun that you share with your friends at your local quiz nights. TW is your gateway to a larger world of trivia and your invitation into an awesome community of people who love trivia games just as much as you do. Give the show a try and have fun with Jonathan, Chris, Carmela and Ben a ...
 
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Trivia Uncut
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Trivia questions about all types of subjects done in a conversational and fun way. Become a supporter of this podcast:https://anchor.fm/triviauncut/support
 
Your daily dose of history, facts and tidbits
 
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Ask Me Another
Weekly
 
Host Ophira Eisenberg and house musician Jonathan Coulton bring the lively spirit of your favorite trivia night right to your ears. Hear hilarious games, puzzles, and music, all played in front of a live audience.
 
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Good Job, Brain!
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Part quiz show, part offbeat news, and all awesome. We here are nuts about trivia and pub quiz! And we are darn sure there are people out there who share our unusual obsession. Play along and laugh along as Karen, Colin, Dana, and Chris school each other on some of the weirdest and most interesting facts about our funny little world.Do you relish beating your friends at Trivial Pursuit? Do you blab out the answers at the gym when Jeopardy! is on? And don't you just loathe badly worded questi ...
 
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Facts Machine
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Three NYC-based trivia hosts abandon the bar and gather around a mic. Story-telling, pub-style trivia quizzes, and an absurd amount of puns ensue.
 
It really is all true! Stories about stuff that you never needed to know, but your life would be incomplete without. They serve no real purpose other than to entertain. If you're the curious type and have a few minutes to spare, then spend some of it listening to this ever-growing collection of stories. Great for those that are looking for a little bit of trivia in their lives.
 
The South Park Weekly After Show recaps, reviews and discusses episodes of Comedy Central's South Park Weekly.Show Summary: The animated series is not for children. In fact, its goal seems to be to offend as many as possible as it presents the adventures of Stan, Kyle, Kenny and Cartman. The show has taken on Saddam Hussein, Osama bin Laden, politicians of every stripe and self-important celebrities. Oh, and Kenny is killed in many episodes.
 
Welcome to our whimsical adventure of idioms and other turns of phrase. Each week, we delve into the origins of phrases to find out how they came into the English language. We tell the story of how the phrase got from its beginnings to where it is today. Shauna and Dan are two big nerds, so expect some geek culture references, random trivia facts, and loads of laughs!
 
This is going to be the best damn Morning Show you've ever listened to "one day", but till then I'm gonna try to keep you up to date with a bunch of useless information , historical trivia no one cares about, and my personal opinions that no one could live with out. So sit down, tune in, and enjoy your new favorite podcast, and then you can listen to my show. Your new choice for the morning news. Follow me on: Twitter: @ScottHay86 Instagram: scotthay86I'll be talking at you tomorrow.
 
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TVJunky
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TV Junky is a podcast dedicated to television and film. Reality, Sitcoms and Films will all be discussed as well fun facts about actors and trivia games.
 
The Star Wars 7x7 Podcast is Rebel-rousing fun for everyday Jedi, between 7 and 14 minutes a day, 7 days a week. Join host Allen Voivod for Star Wars news, history, interviews, trivia, and deep dives into the Star Wars story as told in movies, books, comics, games, cartoons, and more. Subscribe now for your daily dose of Star Wars joy. It's destiny unleashed! #SW7x7
 
A weekly podcast for knowledge about anything and everything. From North Korea to Nicolas Cage, Tim and Tom leave no stone unturned in their humble quest to make the world a more informed place. Put away the encyclopedia four-eyes because this may just be the last resource you'll ever need. Wikipedia, consider yourselves on warning.
 
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The Why Factor
Weekly
 
The extraordinary and hidden histories behind everyday objects and actions
 
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The Story Behind
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The Story Behind tells the extraordinary history of the ordinary. Everyday objects are more closely examined, from their ancient beginnings through the present—all within 5-10 minutes.
 
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Go Fact Yourself
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Twice a month, host J. Keith van Straaten and co-host Helen Hong bring together the smartest celebrities they know and make them look dumb...and then smart again! Recorded before a live audience in downtown Los Angeles, this game show features comedians, actors and musicians answering arcane questions on topics they claim to be experts in. But don't worry, if they slip up, there are real experts on hand to give us the facts! If you're in the Los Angeles area and would like to be in the audie ...
 
Join me every Wednesday from 8-9pm eastern for some silly fun and some hot talk. You can also join chat at www.communitykink.com during the show
 
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Rumor Flies
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Rumor Flies discusses the origins, evolution, and veracity of all your favorite rumors, myths, and misconceptions.
 
Beer drinking sports philosophers
 
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JV Squadcast
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The JV Squad (Casey Jost and Joe Imburgio) discuss their favorite scams. Casey & Joe are producers for the hit TruTV show Impractical Jokers. Previously fulfilling the role as the 'B Team' for the What Say You Podcast, Casey and Joe have now ventured into their own project where they discuss the latest and greatest scams while going off on tangents about their storied history as the worst best friends.
 
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Damn Interesting
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The audio side of DamnInteresting.com: Legitimately intriguing true stories from history, science, and psychology. Audiobook-like narration with sound effects and music.
 
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The Forum
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Discover world history, culture and ideas with today’s leading experts.
 
The stories behind the world's most recognizable and interesting sounds.
 
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No Dumb Questions
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A Science guy (Destin) from the deep south hashes things out with a Humanities/History guy (Matt) from the wild west.
 
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TED Radio Hour
Weekly
 
Guy Raz explores the emotions, insights, and discoveries that make us human. The TED Radio Hour is a narrative journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, and new ways to think and create.
 
Join us as we discuss various topics ranging from Law to the Natural Sciences. High Frequency Radio is a Talk Show like none other!
 
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Every Little Thing
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ARRRRR pirate peg legs really a thing? Who invented the Cha Cha Slide? How old is Winnie the Pooh? ELT is here to answer your burning questions. If you have a question that needs answering, call the ELT Help Line at 833-RING-ELT or send an audio message to elt@gimletmedia.com. Every Little Thing is produced Gimlet Media and hosted by Flora Lichtman.
 
A weekly exploration of all the things Jonathan Van Ness (Queer Eye, Gay of Thrones) is curious about. Come on a journey with Jonathan and experts in their respective fields as they get curious about anything and everything under the sun.
 
Ongoing History of New Music looks at things from the alt-rock universe to hip hop, from artist profiles to various thematic explorations. It is Canada’s most well known music documentary hosted by the legendary Alan Cross. Whatever the episode, you’re definitely going to learn something that you might not find anywhere else. Trust us on this.
 
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Sleep Whispers
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Whispered ramblings & readings to help you sleep
 
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Let Me Google That
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Fascinating fodder to fuel your next trip down a Wikihole.
 
Interested in science, technology, machinery, engineering and the history behind everyday things? Want a fast and fun way to get your kids interested in STEM? Look no further! We break down a weekly engineering topic in a way that everyone can understand and enjoy.Twitter: @UnproEngInstagram: Unprofessional_EngineeringFacebook: UnprofessionalEngineering
 
If you've ever wondered "why", then this is the hour for you. Sometimes simple, sometimes intelligent, but almost always entertaining, probably the best hour of radio you could ever download!
 
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Radio 4 Quiz
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Intelligent and challenging quiz games on BBC Radio 4. Featuring Round Britain Quiz, Counterpoint and Brain of Britain with Quiz Masters including Paul Gambaccini.
 
'Crossing the Streams' is a podcast hosted by Greg Gonsky and Jason Redlitz. Topics covered are cartoons, TV shows, movies and behind-the-scenes trivia.
 
This Podcast provides up to date information pertaining to everything Alexa. Also included is reviews of Skills, devices, and developer tips.
 
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Geocaching Podcast
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The Geocaching Podcast is a weekly audio show recorded live on Wednesday nights at 9:30 PM EST.
 
We are your Disney Family Podcast, talking all things Disney! We feature trip reports, resort and food reviews, movies, park news and so much more! Join Trent and Jeni each week as they share their experiences and love for Disney & Walt Disney World. We have fun and exciting shows every Tuesday and Friday! Come be apart of this fun podcast family!
 
A podcast dedicated to talking about our beloved Winnipeg Jets
 
"Rendezvous with Kent" features: Variety of Music. Hot Topics. Relationship Advice. Travel. Cuisine. Comedy.
 
Ryder In The Morning on HOT 107 (Edmonton, AB). Featuring Ryder (single Dad struggling to grow up) and Lisa (Pizza-loving radio rookie who Ryder discovered on Twitter).
 
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Praise the Game
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Praise the Game podcast hosted by Andrew Barell, Pete Barell and Nick Mihaltses. Your source for news, trends and events in the gaming industry!
 
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But Daddy Why
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Each week Pat and Eric answer a couple questions so you don't get stumped when your kid says "But Daddy Why..."
 
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POK Podcast
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We are two girls that love Harry Potter, we are in gryffindor and ravenclaw. Join our Harry Potter adventure with fun Harry Potter activities and facts! Please listen to our podcast and we hope you enjoy 😉. Also, don't forget to rate or write a review so we can improve our podcast!
 
Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy airs every Saturday from 8:05am to 10:00am PST California time in Bakersfield, California on ESPN 1230am - www.bakersfieldespn.com . Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy also airs every Saturday from 11am to 1pm PST California time in San Luis Obispo, California on KVEC 920am/96.5 FM - kvec.radio.net . Visit www.golftalkradio.com for more show info!
 
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Dr. Laurie Betito
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Need a little Passion in your love life? Dr. Laurie Betito takes your intimate calls about love, sex and relationships, weeknights at 10:00pm on PASSION.Dr. Laurie is a Psychologist and Sex Therapist in private practice. She joined the Standard Radio family about 22 years ago when she co-hosted a show on MIX 96 called “The Loveline”. She joined CJAD 800 over 12 years ago with her own nightly talk show. Montrealers have been getting the best sex-ed ever since. Passion is the only show of its ...
 
These short top tips and skills for the Amazon Echo are for everyone who’s simply dotty about Alexa.
 
Coffee & Donuts is a fusion of Faith, family & fun. John & Mary are serious Catholics who don’t take themselves too seriously. Whether it’s Faith life, family life or real life, it’s all viewed through a Catholic lens. Coffee & Donuts takes a fast-paced, fun & dynamic approach to covering a variety of topics with real-world applications. Grab a maple bar, a hot cup and join the fun Friday nights at 7:30 PM, with an encore broadcast Sunday nights at 7:30 PM on Mater Dei Radio. Coffee & Donuts ...
 
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The end is nigh ... for season 1 of Star Wars Resistance. Based on the finale date, we know (at a high level) how the rest of the season is going to unfold - and what still needs to be revealed. Punch it! ***I'm listener supported! Join the community at http://Patreon.com/sw7x7 to get access to bonus episodes and other insider rewards.***…
 
Have your lassos, pistols, and...sarsaparilla (?) at the ready, because this week Facts Machine is comin' atcha with some Wild West facts! Tune in to learn about real life re-enactments of your favorite dysentry-ridden computer game, the dromedaries that were once at home on the range, and the most infamous stagecoach robber in frontier herstor ...…
 
PASSION: The Millennial Panel - February 18, 2019 by Dr. Laurie Betito
 
So the six weeks are up and here's the video I promised. I hope you were doing the challenge along with me. Did I make it to 100? You'll just have to watch it to see.
 
ELT gets to the bottom of a familiar aroma -- thrift store smell. Why do thrift shops all smell the same? Plus, is washing your clothes better than freezing them? ELT investigates listener cleanspiracies with expert cleaner Jolie Kerr. Guest: Jolie Kerr, writer and host of Ask a Clean Person. Thanks to callers Theresa, Rachel, Jeremiah, Nikki, ...…
 
Tom Sutcliffe chairs the quiz featuring the teams from Northern Ireland and Scotland.
 
For #PresidentsDay we're talking about the coolest president you forgot about, Calvin Coolidge. With a love of Vaseline and electric horses, "Silent Cal" was your dry-witted introvert friend who hated parties. This podcast is sponsored by Brandless
 
The concept that you can get ahead on your work and talents, also called meritocracy, is something we mostly agree is good. We also equate it with a fairer society, one where the social order is not determined by birth but one which gives us some sort of agency over our futures. However the term itself was coined as a warning. So why do we beli ...…
 
Also by Trap, today's creepy skill provides all sorts of curious choices to keep you fully fascinated and not a little afraid…
 
We're just an episode or two away in Star Wars Resistance from them crossing the line into the territory of The Force Awakens. In "The Core Problem" (episode 17 of season 1), we get to see a graveyard that may be the result of the early Starkiller weapon's development. Punch it! ***I'm listener supported! Join the community at http://Patreon.co ...…
 
Two years of PtG! Join in for this anniversary episode that includes impressions of Anthem, Kingdom Hearts III, Apex: Legends and a special You Gambled trivia session. Look out for exciting giveaways starting this week to celebrate the PtG community! (What's Loaded Up) - Kingdom Hearts III, YIIK: A Postmodern RPG, The Forest, Anthem beta, Divis ...…
 
Enjoy a batch of Chats from episodes 18 and 19. Chat (1m:40s): from episode 18. Chat (57m:4s): from episode 19. http://media.blubrry.com/sleepwhispers/sleepwhispers.files.wordpress.com/2019/02/155sw-batch-chats-18-19.mp3 Want the newest episodes for free? Subscribe (free) on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts or An Android app. Want to listen to ...…
 
Hey listen up, libraries aren't just for bookworms anymore! They have VHS tapes, CDs and sometimes video games. Sure, the librarians will shush you if you get too out of control, but there are still ways you can have some fun in a library. This week we reminisce about our library experiences like a couple of old bores. This episode is sponsored ...…
 
Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy 2.16.19 - The Morning BM! The Days of Our Lives. Part 1 Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy is brought to you by Best Hole-In-One, Nicki Anderson, Realtor, Hawaii Condo, The Patrons Caddy, Slickstix.com, McGaughey Health Group, Taylor Made Golf, Sundale Country Club , McPhees Grill, Paso Robles Golf Club Visit Go ...…
 
Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy 2.16.19 - Dave Shultz, NextLinks Golf Fore, Food & Fun - www.nextlinksgolf.com. Part 2 Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy is brought to you by Best Hole-In-One, Nicki Anderson, Realtor, Hawaii Condo, The Patrons Caddy, Slickstix.com, McGaughey Health Group, Taylor Made Golf, Sundale Country Club , McPhees Grill, ...…
 
Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy 2.16.19 - Matt Kuchar & Ortiz, The Caddy. Part 3 Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy is brought to you by Best Hole-In-One, Nicki Anderson, Realtor, Hawaii Condo, The Patrons Caddy, Slickstix.com, McGaughey Health Group, Taylor Made Golf, Sundale Country Club , McPhees Grill, Paso Robles Golf Club Visit Golftalkr ...…
 
Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy 2.16.19 - Kuchar & Ortiz - Clubbing with Dave! Part 4 Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy is brought to you by Best Hole-In-One, Nicki Anderson, Realtor, Hawaii Condo, The Patrons Caddy, Slickstix.com, McGaughey Health Group, Taylor Made Golf, Sundale Country Club , McPhees Grill, Paso Robles Golf Club Visit Golf ...…
 
Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy 2.16.19 - The First Tee Central Coast Participants Thank Coach Billy Gibbs! Part 5 Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy is brought to you by Best Hole-In-One, Nicki Anderson, Realtor, Hawaii Condo, The Patrons Caddy, Slickstix.com, McGaughey Health Group, Taylor Made Golf, Sundale Country Club , McPhees Grill, Pas ...…
 
Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy 2.16.19 - The First Tee Central Coast Participants Thank Coach Billy Gibbs! Part 6 Golf Talk Radio with Mike & Billy is brought to you by Best Hole-In-One, Nicki Anderson, Realtor, Hawaii Condo, The Patrons Caddy, Slickstix.com, McGaughey Health Group, Taylor Made Golf, Sundale Country Club , McPhees Grill, Pas ...…
 
Today we look at the first of 3 skills by the same developer; Trap. This one provides a unique insight into what the A-lady is actually thinking… We then finish off with a terrible joke - you have been warned.
 
Meanwhile... from who knows the title of Episode IX (and who should but doesn't?), to stormtroopers in The Mandalorian, to Rian Johnson again confirming his trilogy, to a Triple Force Friday! Here's our roundup of Star Wars news we've yet to cover on the show. Punch it! ***I'm listener supported! Join the community at http://Patreon.com/sw7x7 t ...…
 
In this episode I review Pass Phrase and talk about how anyone is now able to upload a blueprint(pre-formatted Skill) to the U.S. Skill Store. Who wants a Video Flash Briefing? Send us an email, we can show you how. You can call or text us a message at 360-830-6662 for questions, comments, skill requests, and concerns about the show. Also, you ...…
 
Also available here in the UK - and hopefully wherever you are too - this skill is brought to us by the ever-helpful Patrick Steggle (lynnstggll@gmail.com) and seems to serve up several stories in the ever-popular choose-your-own adventure vein.
 
It's a wrap! Episode IX has finished filming, and J.J. Abrams marked the occasion with a touching tweet, and a photo that's worth dissecting. The big question: Where in the galaxy are they? Punch it! ***I'm listener supported! Join the community at http://Patreon.com/sw7x7 to get access to bonus episodes and other insider rewards.***…
 
Review of recent studies on BDSM, gay dads, men and their penis size, and more
 
SPONSORED BY: HELLOFRESH For $80 off your first month of HelloFresh, visit hellofresh.com/ndq80 and enter ndq80 at checkout. ▶ DISCUSS THE EPISODE BY CLICKING HERE ◀ STUFF IN THIS EPISODE: Risk Settlers of Catan The Space Trilogy by C.S. Lewis Fertile Crescent Game of Thrones: There’s a Scientific Reason for Westoros’s Years-Long Winters What i ...…
 
"The Simpsons," Quentin Tarantino and comedy come together on Go Fact Yourself! Sasheer Zamata is best known for her roles on "Saturday Night Live" and as the host of the variety showcase Sasheer Zamata Party Time. She’ll tell us about why a very... confusing invasion of her privacy has her so protective of her personal possessions. Sasheer wil ...…
 
Fun show today! Ryder and Lisa talk about their Valentine's Day, and we talk about the best place to meet someone. Also, we bring back Country Club. Make sure to subscribe and tell your friends about the podcast!
 
Coffee & Donuts on Facebook Coffee & Donuts on iTunes Domestic Apologist The post Episode 44: Golden Oldie appeared first on Mater Dei Radio.
 
Michael Ian Black talks redefining masculinity and hosting his podcast, Obscure. And, in honor of Valentine's Day, therapist Esther Perel quizzes Ophira and Jonathan on relationship statistics.
 
By Electronic Arts, today's skill is for all you Sims fans out there. Faith helps me demo this groovy skill all about those lovable characters and their adorable virtual world.
 
The publisher's summary and a first excerpt for Claudia Gray's Master and Apprentice have been released. On the one hand, it's a bummer that we're not going to hear about Obi-Wan and the Duchess Satine of Mandalore in this one! On the other, it's an exciting glimpse at something brand-new - which could also include Dooku during his Jedi Master ...…
 
How does bias distort our thinking, our listening, our beliefs... and even our search results? How can we fight it? This hour, TED speakers explore ideas about the unconscious biases that shape us. Guests include writer and broadcaster Yassmin Abdel-Magied, climatologist J. Marshall Shepherd, journalist Andreas Ekström, and experimental psychol ...…
 
Leah joins Alistair for a very pleasant chat about broadcasting, hockey and their intersection for her. Enjoy!
 
Live from the Jokers Cruise the JV boys combine forces with @SalVulcano and @CiphaSounds to completely ignore the audience.
 
If you've ever wondered "why", then this is the hour for you. Sometimes simple, sometimes intelligent, but almost always entertaining, probably the best hour of radio you could ever download!
 
Happy Valentine's Day everyone. Today we look at 3 skills which might just help take your relationships to new romantic heights. Wherever you are and whoever you're with, I wish you happiness, health and hope (and plenty of Jaffa Cakes).
 
Wild Space. Unknown Regions. What's the difference? It was defined by Pablo Hidalgo a few years ago in a Rebels Recon episode, and recent information (Thrawn: Alliances, Lando's Luck, Galaxy's Edge, and Star Wars Resistance) seem to be complicating the matter. Let's clear it up today. Punch it! ***I'm listener supported! Join the community at h ...…
 
Lu Xun has been often been called the father of modern Chinese literature. His short stories about the misery and cruelty of ordinary life in China have been interpreted both as revolutionary political statements inspired by the May Fourth Movement of 1919 which wanted to sweep-away outdated social mores, and as a brilliant new take on ancient ...…
 
This is the first of a 4 show bonus tournament with a completely different format than our standard game. TW Blitz is a variation of TW focused on direct competition, speed, and pressure. This week we are joined by Wesley Wells, Cheyenne Fletcher, and Tim Edwards. Enjoy!
 
One of my favorite holidays just passed. February 15th. Yup, you heard me right. February 15th, not the 14th. Oh, I love Valentine’s Day, but I’m more in love with the discounted candy the day after, including a candy that apparently I’m in the minority when it comes to liking. But this year, they were harder to come by, despite being the most ...…
 
In tonight's episode of the Geocaching Podcast: We discuss the changes in technology, priorities and game play through the years 2000-2007. Bryan Roth, the President of Geocaching, gives us the HQ perspective. You don't want to miss this!
 
Teen talk panel on abstinence only education and dress code tensions
 
On This Episode of The FOUNDATION, Host Sot El Will Discuss Key Concepts Regarding The Lasting Legacy A Proper Private Trust Provides And Wealth Preservation. These Concepts Tend To Be Missed These Days As Most Are Looking To Establsih A Private Estate. Join Sot El As He Get Into A Few Ways and Required MindSet of Those Who Are Able To Not Only ...…
 
#HappyValentinesDay! So, who came up with that horticulturally-inaccurate "Roses are red, violets are blue. . ." ditty anyway?
 
Ryder discusses bringing his daughter out on V-Day and if it's a good idea, and we talk about why Cardi B deleted her instagram account. Ryder and Lisa play Reservation Roulette for those who forgot to book a slot on V-Day, and we celebrate World Radio Day!
 
This week Shauna and Dan talk several idioms about love. And, to make sure Dan isn't being an elitist American snob, he gives a quick rundown of how different cultures celebrate Valentine's Day! #BunnyTrails #Trivia #Podcast
 
She's back! Andrea Barker (abarker15@msn.com) brings us a brilliant blast of the 'Would You Rather Premium' skill, as well as also rather niftily showing us how you can now purchase those premium packaged features purely with the power of your own voice. Ooer!
 
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