54 episodes

A low pressure learning podcast. Hosted by a guy who sounds like he'd offer you whippets at a tailgate.

Oral Presentations Chris Wood

    • Comedy
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

A low pressure learning podcast. Hosted by a guy who sounds like he'd offer you whippets at a tailgate.

    Episode 56 - Kramptown Ladies Sing This Song and other Winter Demons

    Episode 56 - Kramptown Ladies Sing This Song and other Winter Demons

    The holiday season begins as we suss out Krampus and say hi to an an immortal sad Japanese ghost lady who can't stop murdering dudes in the woods.

    • 30 min
    Episode 55 - The Nina, The Pinta, and The Santa Maria: The Story of the First Thanksgiving

    Episode 55 - The Nina, The Pinta, and The Santa Maria: The Story of the First Thanksgiving

    Place your hand palm down on the paper bag and then trace around it with marker because it's hand turkey time.

    • 27 min
    Episode 54 - Studio 54: IS MY WIFE IN THERE!?!

    Episode 54 - Studio 54: IS MY WIFE IN THERE!?!

    As rumors of a second impending lock down swirl, we take a look back at parties of yesteryear. From April 1977 to Feb 1980, Studio 54 gets credit for starting that trend where a doorman tells you to fuck off and go home for no reason and for giving away...

    • 52 min
    Episode 53 - Rob Ford: Take'n Care of Business

    Episode 53 - Rob Ford: Take'n Care of Business

    The Canadian Whirlwind himself.  I read his brother's book about him and smashed that together with his known arrests.   

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Episode 52 - The Dutch Masters: The Art Movement Behind the Cigars Everybody Smokes Weed Out Of.

    Episode 52 - The Dutch Masters: The Art Movement Behind the Cigars Everybody Smokes Weed Out Of.

    NOVEMBER // WE SOLVE A MYSTERYOut the gate, who are the dudes on the Dutch Masters wrapper // Why the pick // Dutch Golden Age of Painting // DEIC INC LOL GTFO // Hierarchy of Genres // Flex Based Gig Economy.

    • 46 min
    Episode 51 - H.H. Holmes: If Charles Ponzi killed people

    Episode 51 - H.H. Holmes: If Charles Ponzi killed people

    Told a girlfriend 9 years ago I was gonna read The Devil In The White City, "Soon," just under a decade later I audio booked it for an electronic book report about just the serial killer parts. 

    • 1 hr 7 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

Australian gomite ,

Pretty sweet

Found out from M&S almost listened to all of them. It’s not hardcore history but a real guy trying to give his take on subjects that are interesting. Respect from Australia

Fordy_93 ,

Best New Podcast of 2020

Wow, I don’t know how I found this podcast but I am glad I did. Finally a history podcast on my level. Informative and strangely hilarious.

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