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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.

    SYMHC Classics: Vernon Lee

    SYMHC Classics: Vernon Lee

    This 2018 episode covers Violet Paget, more often known by her pen name Vernon Lee, who was a historian and an art and literary critic. She wrote on myriad subjects including music, travel, aesthetics, psychology and economics. And she was well known for her ghost stories.
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    • 40 min
    Behind the Scenes Minis: Amy Levy and Pranksters

    Behind the Scenes Minis: Amy Levy and Pranksters

    Holly and Tracy discuss how Vernon Lee factored into the story of Amy Levy's life. They also talk about what a pain in the neck Theodore Hook must have been.
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    • 22 min
    Three Legendary Pranks

    Three Legendary Pranks

    Today we have a series of prank stories that aren’t quite substantial enough to be their own episodes. We’ve got a joke that became a living legend, a large-scale prank that created havoc, and a televised hoax that reminds us all of the importance of critical thinking. 
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    • 43 min
    Amy Levy

    Amy Levy

    Levy was recognized as an extraordinary literary talent of the 1880s. But after her tragic early death, she receded into the background of history. 
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    • 45 min
    SYMHC Classics: Walter Potter's Wild and Wonderful Taxidermy

    SYMHC Classics: Walter Potter's Wild and Wonderful Taxidermy

    This 2013 episode covers the taxidermist Potter, who had preserved and mounted 98 birds by the time he was 19. In 1880, his work had grown to a point where it had to be moved to a building, which became his museum. Potter's museum collection continues to enthrall collectors and enthusiasts.
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    • 46 min
    Behind the Scenes Minis: Purple and Cock Robin

    Behind the Scenes Minis: Purple and Cock Robin

    Holly and Tracy discuss Perkin's idealism, and how many things in their lives are impacted by his work. Then they discuss "Who killed Cock Robin?' and Tracy's fascination with it as a child.
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    • 20 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
21.2K Ratings

21.2K Ratings

mekgojira ,

Pretty good podcast

Ok I like this show and the hosts beside one thing about them.They shove there opinions in every sentence and it’s very very annoying!Also there are too many adds,now I understand that they get money,and that’s great but please cut down the adds!But beside that these people are great hosts,and this podcasts topics are amazing.So this is a good show overall keep up the good work (:

MyBadTeam ,

Annoying hosts

The premise is great, but these are two of the most annoying women I've ever heard. Please dump the current hosts and I'll start downloading on a regular basis.

OSURoss ,

Great Topics, Terrible Hosts.

This podcast is just like listening to a sorority girl and her jock friend flirt and stumble through quasi-history lessons and trying to compel more people to traffic their site...Actually, it's just like that.

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