6 episodes

Voice actor, singer, nerd Toren Atkinson explores everything in the known universe, but not alphabetically. Occasionally explicit.

Toren's Guide (to Everything) Toren Atkinson

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

Voice actor, singer, nerd Toren Atkinson explores everything in the known universe, but not alphabetically. Occasionally explicit.

    Glawackus and Autoamputation: Episode 6

    Glawackus and Autoamputation: Episode 6

    A hoax-tastic cryptid from Connecticut and a look at dactylolysis spontanea.
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    • 13 min
    Nautical Idioms and Flogging: Episode 5

    Nautical Idioms and Flogging: Episode 5

    Cap'n Toren shows you the ropes on the subject of nautical idioms and terminology. In part 2: a history of flogging in the US Navy. 

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    • 33 min
    Bird Sounds and Chimera Twins: Episode 04

    Bird Sounds and Chimera Twins: Episode 04

    Let Toren Attenborough be your guide to the world of very interesting bird sounds. Part 2: Toren reads Alice Park's article How a Man's Unborn Twin Fathered His Child. Music: Thomas Falk. Logo: Taylor Assion. Special thanks to Erika Holland and xeno-canto.org
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    • 19 min
    Gamebooks and Krakatoa: Episode 3

    Gamebooks and Krakatoa: Episode 3

    Ye Olde Links: https://www.patreon.com/torenatkinson
    https://gamebooks.org/
    https://thepapercutarcade.ca/


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    • 31 min
    Spidey Music and Book Curses: Episode 2

    Spidey Music and Book Curses: Episode 2

    It's officially a series! Part 1: The incidental music of 1967 Spider-Man cartoon. Part 2: Sarah Laskow's article on book curses from Atlas Obscura

    Links: https://www.patreon.com/torenatkinson
    http://www.oshannonland.com/spider-man-music/
    https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/protect-your-library-the-medieval-way-with-horrifying-book-curses
    https://blog.wfmu.org/freeform/2007/01/the_music_every.html
    https://torenatkinson.com/2016/11/19/1960s-spider-man-cartoon-music-project/
    https://librarymusicthemes.net/index.php?topic=541.0
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCF8JU30gXI



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    • 22 min
    Bubble Tea and Fecal Knives: Toren's Guide (to Everything) Episode 1

    Bubble Tea and Fecal Knives: Toren's Guide (to Everything) Episode 1

    Inarguably the inaugural episode...
    Part 1: Bubble Tea - What's the deal?    
    Part 2: Experimental replication shows knives manufactured from frozen human feces do not work  https://www.sciencedirect.com/science... 

    "Cabbage in the Garbage" by Toren Atkinson

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    • 22 min

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