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Buckle up and get ready as I delve into a variety of topics regarding physical beauty.

We'll take a look at our society's obsession with physical beauty and the consequences these impossible beauty standards have had on us.
Let's face it; this fascination regarding physical beauty and body image isn't a recent phenomenon; it has been around for centuries, crossing borders, and has affected men and women alike.
The realization of this podcast has come about by my own experiences having to deal with society's perverse notion of physical "perfection" and researching an array of topics that have intrigued me over the years.

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Beauty Unlocked the podcast Carissa Vikis

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 67 Ratings

Buckle up and get ready as I delve into a variety of topics regarding physical beauty.

We'll take a look at our society's obsession with physical beauty and the consequences these impossible beauty standards have had on us.
Let's face it; this fascination regarding physical beauty and body image isn't a recent phenomenon; it has been around for centuries, crossing borders, and has affected men and women alike.
The realization of this podcast has come about by my own experiences having to deal with society's perverse notion of physical "perfection" and researching an array of topics that have intrigued me over the years.

This podcast uses the following third-party services for analysis:

Chartable - https://chartable.com/privacy

    October Madness: Plucked Chicken Butt?

    October Madness: Plucked Chicken Butt?

    In 14th century Europe, at the time of The Great Mortality, no one knew what caused the disease; hence, there was no cure, but this did not stop people from trying what they could based on the medical knowledge of the time. In this episode, we're looking at the Medieval Cures of the Black Death.
    Are. You. Ready?
    LISTENER DISCRETION IS HEAVILY ADVISED!

    • 24 min
    October Madness: Bring Out Your Dead!

    October Madness: Bring Out Your Dead!

    During the plague, millions of bodies piled up across Europe. Can you imagine the putrid stench? Through it all, Europeans could count on one group during the epidemic: the body collectors.
    They had to travel the streets, carting away corpses in what might be history's most undesirable job.
    In this episode, we will look at what it was like to be a body collector during The Great Mortality.
    Are. You. Ready?
    LISTENERS DISCRETION IS ADVISED

    • 17 min
    October Madness: Saturn, Mars, and Jupiter are to blame!

    October Madness: Saturn, Mars, and Jupiter are to blame!

    Our ancestors survived many disasters, which included many different epidemics. In all honesty, with the lack of scientific knowledge, it's surprising that they managed to survive at all! In all honesty, with the lack of scientific knowledge, it's surprising that they managed to survive at all!
    They tried to explain the overwhelming amount of death they saw in different ways. Some said it was the wrath of God or Gods. Others blamed planetary alignments. At the same time, many others processed the carnage through downright bizarre theories. We're going to take a look at some of the theories they came up with.
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    LISTENERS DISCRETION IS ALWAYS ADVISED

    • 10 min
    October Madness: Blame The Fornicators

    October Madness: Blame The Fornicators

    Ever wondered what sex during the Plague was like?
    The Black Plague was a stressful time to be alive, for obvious reasons, but people were still people, and they engaged in physical relationships.
    Doctors at the time warned people to avoid overexerting themselves in the "bedroom" because they thought the "bad air" or miasmas would reach them easier if they did. That didn't stop them.
    In this fun October Madness episode, we're going to take a look at what sex was like during the Great Mortality.
    ARE.YOU.READY?
    LISTENERS DISCRETION IS ALWAYS ADVISED

    • 12 min
    October Madness: Wake Up and Look Out at Death?

    October Madness: Wake Up and Look Out at Death?

    The Black Death changed the world. As the most profound epidemic in human history, the plague claimed the lives of millions. Many feared they were living through the apocalypse, while others turned to sinful pleasures as a distraction. Have you ever wondered what day-to-day life was like during the Black Death? We're going to look at how people lived and what their day was possibly like during the plague.

    • 19 min
    October Madness: Can Flying Corpses Carry Plague?

    October Madness: Can Flying Corpses Carry Plague?

    Welcome, ghouls!
    After coming across multiple articles claiming that the Tartar Army hurled plague-infected dead bodies over the wall of Kaffa in 1347, which resulted in the Genoese contracting and eventually bringing the plague to Europe, it got me thinking. Could this be true? Did the corpse missiles work? Was this the start of germ biowarfare and the primary cause of the Black Death?
    We're going to answer the age-old question, Can a flying corpse distribute the plague?
    This episode is gruesome! LISTENERS DISCRETION IS STRONGLY ADVISED

    • 26 min

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