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Explore Wikipedia in a daily podcast with Rachel Teichman, LMSW, and Victor Varnado, KSN as they read articles aloud and provide light commentary. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
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Arts Academy Podcast

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Questions answered about art, the entertainment industry and productions with interviews from artists of all kinds sharing their knowledge. Hosted by Dean Victor Varnado and Vice Queen Roxy Lim. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
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Six Unseemly Questions

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Victor Varnado (Conan, VICE) hosts a comedy interview gameshow, asks an interview subject 6 probing questions, and scores them on their response. Guests from film, TV, media, and the streets. Winners take home five whole dollars. Shakir Standley co-hosts the shit out of this show as well. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
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Talk radio meets paradise. Each month, The O’Debra Twins will take a special guest on a pleasure cruise filled with leis, coconut rum cocktails with tiny umbrellas, and secrets that only a drunken vacationer would spill. Things are gonna get reeeaaaally loose. NSFW!!!!
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In "900 Series (Bowling)," learn about the rare and remarkable achievement of bowling a 900 series, which involves rolling three consecutive perfect games. Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW discuss the history of this feat and the elite group of bowlers who have accomplished it. HAPPY 900 EPISODES OF WIKILISTEN! Produced and hosted by V…
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"2GAT123" explores the history and significance of one of the most commonly used fictitious license plate numbers in American television and film. Join Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN as they uncover how this plate number became a subtle recurring element in storytelling. Full Wikipedia here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2GAT123 Subs…
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"Shifty Shellshock" dives into the turbulent life of Seth Binzer who died recently, lead vocalist of the band Crazy Town, known for their hit "Butterfly." Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW narrate his rise to fame, struggles with addiction, and his efforts towards recovery. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wi…
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In "Digit Ratio Part 2," Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN continue to explore the intriguing findings related to digit ratios, focusing on the psychological and social research outcomes. Learn more about how these physical traits may be linked to personality traits, abilities, and even certain predispositions. Produced and hosted by Vi…
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"Digit Ratio Part 1" delves into the study of the digit ratio, a fascinating anatomical feature that correlates the lengths of different digits on human hands. Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW explore the biological implications and what these measurements can potentially reveal about a person’s health and behavior. Produced and hosted…
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When you think of a score, you might think of music or sports. This topic relates to video game scores, their history, and popularity! Learn more about the history of videogame scores and mechanics as hosted by Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN! Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https:/…
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Prisencolinensinainciusol is a song from the 70’s that is meant to sound like American English, but it’s all gibberish except for the word “alright.” The song hit the charts! Learn more as read by Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.…
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Lawnchair Larry tied a bunch of balloons to a lawnchair and floated. As you can imagine, the outcomes were not ideal. Listen to more as read by Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN! Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lawnchair_Larry_flight Subscribe to our new …
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The Dublin Whiskey Fire was a fire that occurred due to a huge spill of undiluted whiskey that created a flood and then lit on fire. Many people drank the whiskey. Listen to more as read by Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW! Full Wikipedia here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dublin_whiskey_fire Subscribe to our new newsletter, WikiWeekl…
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Some members of the Ulas family have a genetic difference that makes them crawl on all fours to get around. Listen to more of their story as narrated by Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN! Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ulas_family Subscribe to our new ne…
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"Make Believe Part 2" continues the exploration of the realms of imagination and their crucial role in problem-solving and creativity. Join Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN as they delve deeper into how adults use make-believe in various professions and everyday life. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikiped…
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Dive into the imaginative world of "Make Believe Part 1" as Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW explore the psychological and cultural significance of imaginative play. Discover how make-believe shapes cognitive development and influences societal norms from childhood through adulthood. Full Wikipedia here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M…
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"Samuel J. Seymore" brings to life the story of the last surviving witness of Abraham Lincoln's assassination. Explore Seymore's unique perspective and his surprising recount of that historic night. This episode is narrated by Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia artic…
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The Slurpee is like an ICEE, but found at 7-Eleven. Most years on 7/11, you can get a free Slurpee! Learn more about the history and design of the Slurpee as read by Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW! Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slurpee Subscribe to o…
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Join Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW as they explore the world of Mr. Methane, the flatulence performer. They co-host and narrate this episode, providing insights into the unique talent and unusual career of this entertainer. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/…
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A pizza farm is typically a form of demonstration farm, where ingredients for pizza are farmed. Pizza farms are frequently a circular shape, with triangular plots to grow dairy cows, wheat, tomatoes, etc to represent the slices of a pizza. These farms are frequently educational. Learn more with readers Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW!…
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Corn grows on a cob, or ear, and can be eaten that way! Many different cultures prepare it to be eaten on the cob for festivals and just for fun. The tool you use to pierce the ends is older than you'd think! Learn more with Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN WE APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT ON PATREON! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corn_on_th…
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Recently, the Supreme Court of the United States made a landmark decision, but with a lot of controversy. What even is an official presidential action? See if Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN can figure it out! Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trump_v._Un…
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Recently, the Supreme Court of the United States made a landmark decision, but with a lot of controversy. What even is an official presidential action? See if Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN can figure it out! Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trump_v._Un…
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"Contronym" dives into the intriguing world of words that are their own opposites. Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW discuss examples of contronyms and their unique place in the English language. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contronym Subscribe to our …
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Join Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN as they explore the complex emotion of "Patriotism," discussing its role in shaping national identity and influencing historical events. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patriotism Subscribe to our new newsletter, Wik…
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"Counterirritant" examines the medical and psychological uses of counterirritation, a method where a small irritation is created to distract from a larger pain. Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW discuss its applications and historical context. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://e…
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Delve into the fascinating world of "Otherkin," individuals who identify as partially or entirely non-human. Join Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN as they explore the beliefs and communities that support this identity. Full Wikipedia here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otherkin Subscribe to our new newsletter, WikiWeekly at https://new…
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Explore "Betteridge's Law of Headlines," which posits that any headline ending in a question mark can be answered with a 'no.' Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW delve into the origins and implications of this journalistic principle. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia…
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In "Sacred Band of Thebes Part 2," continue the exploration of the Sacred Band's impact on ancient warfare and its eventual defeat by Philip II of Macedon. Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN discuss the legacy and cultural significance of this unique military unit. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia ar…
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"Sacred Band of Thebes Part 1" delves into the history of this elite military unit composed entirely of male lovers, believed to strengthen bonds and morale. Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW narrate the rise and military strategies of this ancient Greek force. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia artic…
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Lightbulb Joke is a classic page full of laughs. Join us as we take a second look! Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Balloonfest_%2786 Subscribe to our new newsletter, WikiWeekly at https://newsletter.wikilisten.com/ for a fun fact every week to feel smart and impress …
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"Balloonfest '86" revisits the spectacular event in Cleveland where 1.5 million balloons were released, setting a world record but leading to unforeseen consequences. Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN narrate this tale of ambition and its environmental impact. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia articl…
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"Urban Dictionary" dives into the origins and impact of the popular crowd-sourced online dictionary that captures modern slang and cultural phrases. Listen as Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW explore how this platform influences language and communication today. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia art…
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Discover the intriguing story of Paul Karason, the man who turned blue after using colloidal silver, in this episode hosted by Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN. Learn about the medical phenomenon that led to his unusual skin color. Full Wikipedia here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Karason Subscribe to our new newsletter, WikiWeek…
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"Tió de Nadal" uncovers the Catalan Christmas tradition where a log, adorned with a face and blanket, "defecates" presents when children beat it with sticks. Join Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW as they explore this unique festive custom. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.w…
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Continuing from Part 1, this episode examines the impact of rainbow capitalism on LGBTQ+ movements and advocacy. Delve into the balance between commercial gain and genuine support. Hosted by Victor Varnado, KSN, and Rachel Teichman, LMSW. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/w…
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Unpack the complexities of rainbow capitalism in this episode. Learn how LGBTQ+ symbols and identities are commercialized, especially during Pride Month, and what this means for community authenticity. Narrated by Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: http…
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Once envisioned as a Riviera of the West, the Salton Sea is now a symbol of environmental mismanagement. This episode explores its history, from a flourishing resort to an ecological battleground. Join Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW, for this environmental saga. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia a…
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Venture into the unsettling world of body horror, a genre that explores deep-seated anxieties about bodily transformation and autonomy. This episode breaks down its themes and pivotal films that have defined the genre. Rachel Teichman, LMSW, and Victor Varnado, KSN guide you through these chilling narratives. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado &…
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This episode takes a closer look at the 1958 Disney documentary "White Wilderness," known for its controversial portrayal of lemming behavior. Learn about the myths it perpetuated and its impact on wildlife documentaries. Presented by Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW. Full Wikipedia here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_Wilderness_…
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Discover the charm and functionality of analog devices in a digital world. From vinyl records to film cameras, explore how these old-school technologies are experiencing a resurgence. Experience this nostalgic journey with Rachel Teichman, LMSW, and Victor Varnado, KSN. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article …
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Join Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW as they explore rentahitman.com, a real website that offers hitmen for hire. However, it is not serious. Find out more by listening! Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RentAHitman.com Subscribe to our new newsletter, Wi…
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Join Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW as they continue exploring the phenomenon of Missing White Woman Syndrome in "Missing White Woman Syndrome Part 2." Delve deeper into the societal implications and media coverage of missing persons cases. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://e…
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Examine the phenomenon of Missing White Woman Syndrome in "Missing White Woman Syndrome Part 1." Learn about the biases and media portrayals surrounding missing persons cases. Narrated by Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/…
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Dive into the world of Nerdcore in this fascinating episode. Learn about the origins of this music genre, its key artists, and its growing popularity. Hosted by Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nerdcore Subscribe to our n…
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Join Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN as they delve into the surprising origins and meaning of Talk To The Hand. Explore its cultural significance and how it has evolved over time. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk_to_the_hand Subscribe to our new new…
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Explore the intriguing concept of Go Away Green in this episode. Discover how this particular shade of green is used in theme parks like Disney Land to camouflage buildings and attractions. Narrated by Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN. Full Wikipedia here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Go_Away_Green Subscribe to our new newsletter, Wik…
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Uncover the origins and significance of International Whore's Day in this enlightening episode. Learn about the history, activism, and cultural impact surrounding this important day. Hosted by Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedia.org/…
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Language transcends people, or people transcends language? Either way there has got to be a way to communicate with future beings about the existence of nuclear waste on earth. Listen to how it'll be done as read by Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN! Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: ht…
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Continue your exploration of the mysterious Stargate Project in "Stargate Project Part 2." Delve deeper into the program's history, controversies, and legacy in the realm of psychic phenomena research. Hosted by Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https:…
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Embark on a mind-bending journey with "Stargate Project Part 1." Discover the clandestine government program, its objectives, and the intriguing experiments conducted under its umbrella. Narrated by Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN. Full Wikipedia here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stargate_Project Subscribe to our new newsletter, Wik…
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Explore the curious world of Government Cheese in this fascinating episode. Uncover the origins, distribution, and cultural impact of this iconic food program. Join Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN as they unravel the cheesy details. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikiped…
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Delve into the legal intricacies surrounding the Conviction of Donald Trump in this episode. Learn about the historical context, legal proceedings, and aftermath of this significant event. Hosted by Victor Varnado, KSN and Rachel Teichman, LMSW. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here: https://en.wikipedi…
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Pool noodles are the big cylinders that you use to float in pools or blow water at other people. Rachel Teichman, LMSW and Victor Varnado, KSN were delighted to narrate this episode. Produced and hosted by Victor Varnado & Rachel Teichman Full Wikipedia article here:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pool_noodle https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pool_noodle…
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