37 episodes

Hosted by Pedro Lima and Dan Parrella, The Devil's in the Details is a irreverent and informative podcast that takes complicated, complex or misunderstood topics, concepts and events and sets the record straight, letting everyone know the full picture by getting into the details without getting lost in the weeds.

Half True History PFT Media

    • Comedy

Hosted by Pedro Lima and Dan Parrella, The Devil's in the Details is a irreverent and informative podcast that takes complicated, complex or misunderstood topics, concepts and events and sets the record straight, letting everyone know the full picture by getting into the details without getting lost in the weeds.

    37. What is the English Civil War?

    37. What is the English Civil War?

    In episode 37 of The Devil's in the Details, Dan tells Clara and Pedro all about how a government shutdown led to the English Civil War. Things discussed in this episode include the kids of Mary Queen of Scots, Scottish Simba, the Puritans, Absolutism, Charles the First AND the Second, Louis the 13th AND the 14th, the 30-years war, Oliver Cromwell, the Merry Monarch, and much more! Enjoy!

    • 1 hr 16 min
    36. Who are the Mongols?

    36. Who are the Mongols?

    In episode 36, Clara Sinclare and Dan Parrella tell Pedro Lima about the Mongols and the rise of Temujin, who would go on to become known as Genghis Khan. Clan warfare, slavery escapes, early feminism, the beginnings of communism, it is all here in this episode! Dig it!

    • 1 hr 21 min
    35. What is the Great War? pt 2

    35. What is the Great War? pt 2

    In episode 35 of The Devil's in the Details, Pedro, Dan and Clara are joined by Clara's father, Doctor Dad! And they talk about all the wacky shenanigans of World War One which lead to so many senseless, thoughtless and irreversible loss and death. Good times! This show includes talk about the Central Powers versus the Allies, the Italian Army's contribution, The Christmas Peace, the Battle of the Somme, Winston Churchill versus the Ottoman Empire, Gallipoli, the Balfour Declaration, the Temperance Movement in the US, Woodrow Wilson, the Harlem Hellfighters, the Red Baron, the treaty of Versailles, and so much more. Enjoy! 

    • 1 hr 17 min
    34. What is The Great War? pt. I

    34. What is The Great War? pt. I

    In episode 34 of The Devil's in the Details, Dan Parrella and Clara Sinclare tell Pedro Lima about the events that led to the start of the Great War a.k.a. the War to End All Wars a.k.a. World War I. What do the Triple Alliance, the Black Hand and the Blank Check all have in common? Listen in to find out.
    Also discussed in this episode: horror movies, Raul Julia, and Pedro's opinion on Jack the Ripper.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    33. What is the Legend of Jack the Ripper?

    33. What is the Legend of Jack the Ripper?

    In episode 33 of The Devil's in the Details, Dan Parrella and Clara Sinclare are joined by Jack Gallagher to talk about the enduring and compelling mystery that is the Legend of Jack the Ripper. Listen in as Jack and Clara break down the significance of the Whitechapel Murders, explain the Canonical Five, trace the evolution of the Leather Apron killer to Jack the Ripper, and provide their favorite picks for suspects.
    But before all of that, Dan talks about going to New York City for work and checking out the King Kong musical on Broadway.
    Enjoy!

    • 1 hr 13 min
    32. What is the Titanic?

    32. What is the Titanic?

    In episode 32 of The Devil's in the Details, Clara Sinclare breaks down all of the follies, mistakes and shenanigans that led to the infamous sinking of the unsinkable ship, the Titanic. So listen as Clara explains why there was a lack of lifeboats, how a massive staircase made the entire ship sink 10 meters lower, who was responsible for a locked up set of binoculars and an ignored distress signal, and all of the other crazy decisions and cut corners and insane hubris that brought upon this massive tragedy of SOME sort of proportions, what's the word I'm looking for, I dunno, anyway you get it. It was HUGE.

    • 1 hr 9 min

Top Podcasts In Comedy

Listeners Also Subscribed To