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Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by iHeartRadio.

    Tod Browning, Part 1

    Tod Browning, Part 1

    Browning’s story is both fascinating and difficult; he was a golden boy of Hollywood for a time, but also plagued with personal problems. He has a cult following today, and was legitimately groundbreaking, but he was also problematic. 
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    • 44 min
    SYMHC Classics: William Hogarth

    SYMHC Classics: William Hogarth

    This 2017 episode covers an early 18th century engraver-turned-artist who made his mark on the art world by producing satirical prints in series that commented on morality and society. And some of his work is used today as a teaching tool.
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    • 39 min
    Behind the Scenes Minis: Colchester and Gin

    Behind the Scenes Minis: Colchester and Gin

    Holly and Tracy discuss the Lincoln's relationship with the spiritual, and whether they can themselves juggle. Tracy shares a fun story of collectible genever bottles and there's discussion of favorite gin drinks.
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    • 21 min
    A Distilled History of Gin

    A Distilled History of Gin

    Like many spirits, gin was originally meant for medicinal or alchemical use. But eventually, people started combining juniper with alcohol to make a beverage rather than a medicine. And that's the just the start of gin's history, which gets rather dark at times.
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    • 52 min
    The Rise and Fall of Charles Colchester

    The Rise and Fall of Charles Colchester

    Colchester claimed to be psychic and probably did warn President Abraham Lincoln that he was going to be assassinated. He became an icon for Spiritualism in the U.S. in the 19th century, only to be rejected by that same movement. 
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    • 43 min
    SYMHC Classics: Who was the real Sherlock Holmes?

    SYMHC Classics: Who was the real Sherlock Holmes?

    This 2010 episode from past hosts Sarah and Deblina covers Arthur Conan Doyle's brilliant protagonist Sherlock Holmes, who became world-famous. But was Sherlock Holmes based on a real person?
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