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Host Collin Sugg researches lesser-known historical figures and events such as Adoniram Judson, the first successful American missionary to Burma. Peng Jiamu, a Chinese biochemist who disappeared in the Lop Nur Deseret. Chicago mob boss Tony Accardo. Caracalla, a Roman Emperor who believed he was the reincarnation of Alexander The Great and the Manx2 Flight 7100 accident in Cork. Theme Song was written and produced by Julia Fortman.

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Host Collin Sugg researches lesser-known historical figures and events such as Adoniram Judson, the first successful American missionary to Burma. Peng Jiamu, a Chinese biochemist who disappeared in the Lop Nur Deseret. Chicago mob boss Tony Accardo. Caracalla, a Roman Emperor who believed he was the reincarnation of Alexander The Great and the Manx2 Flight 7100 accident in Cork. Theme Song was written and produced by Julia Fortman.

    Fire Starts Aboard UPS Airlines Flight 6

    Fire Starts Aboard UPS Airlines Flight 6

    On September 3rd, 2010, a fire broke out in the cargo bay of UPS Flight 6. The plane left Dubai, heading to Cologne, Germany. Once the fire broke out, the fire prevention systems did little to stop the smoke seeping into the cockpit, causing havoc to the two pilots on board. “Crash investigators trace UPS plane fire to batteries.”( Jansen, Bart, 2013)(USA TODAY).

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    The Astonishing Hijacking of Federal Express Flight 705

    The Astonishing Hijacking of Federal Express Flight 705

    Over twenty years ago, in 1994, one of the most shocking hijackings took place. When Federal Express Flight 705, on route from Memphis to San Jose, was almost taken over by Fed Ex employee Auburn R.Calloway, armed with a spear gun and a hammer, he sneaked on in his guitar case. Only due to a fantastic show of flying and bravery was his attempt thwarted. commercialappeal.com (Garland. Max) (2019). 


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    USAir Flight 405 Crash

    USAir Flight 405 Crash

    USAir Flight 405 arrived at LaGuardia over an hour late in 1992. The weather was horrible, with snow falling and ice forming. The plane’s wings had to be de-iced twice, but due to long delays, the ice continued to build on the wings. And once they took off, the rest was history. The Ordinary Turned to Instant Horror for All Aboard USAir’s Flight 405 N.R Kleinfeld (1992) (New York Times).

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    Singapore Airlines Flight 006 Accident

    Singapore Airlines Flight 006 Accident

    Singapore Airlines Flight 006 was preparing to take off from Chaing Kai- Shek International Airport in Taiwan with a final destination in Los Angeles in 2000. The pilots, by mistake, turned onto runway 05R, which was closed due to construction, and this error proved deadly.


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    Manx2 Flight 7100 Accident

    Manx2 Flight 7100 Accident

    Manx2 Flight 7100 took off from Belfast, Northern Ireland, on February 10th, 2011, on route to Cork, Ireland. The flight was supposed to be a routine one-hour commuter flight, but various problems led to the horrific crash. The immense fog, the right engine on this Fairchild Metro III's quality, the pilot's inexperience, and Manx2 operating procedures were key reasons why the plane crashed on the runway. 


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    Special Announcement: Collin Discusses His Guest Appearance On Uncovering The Corners Of The World Podcast!

    Special Announcement: Collin Discusses His Guest Appearance On Uncovering The Corners Of The World Podcast!

    Last Saturday, Host Collin Sugg joined his close friend Karina Kosmala on her award-winning podcast Uncovering The Corners Of The World. The two hosts discussed Collin's adventures in Lake Geneva and Delevan, Wisconsin, over the years. Uncovering The Corners Of The World is available on Spotify, Itunes, Overcast, Achor, Google, and more! Description of the episode below. 

    Dancing Horses, a Dental Work Station from the 1920s, and Zip-lines in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin?

    Joining me for this episode is my friend Collin Sugg, host of the "History from the Back Pages" podcast and co-host of "The Bull and Hawk Sports Show" podcast. Sharing the funny and gripping stories of his past trips to Delevan and Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, includes the Dancing Horse Theater, Geneva Lake Museum, and Lake Geneva Ziplines & Adventures. 


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