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Christopher Columbus

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Part Three: Christopher Columbus: Bringer of the Apocalypse

Behind the Bastards

Robert is joined again by Michael Swaim for the final part of our series on Christopher Columbus.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

1hr 28mins

13 Sep 2022

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Part Two: Christopher Columbus: Bringer of the Apocalypse

Behind the Bastards

Robert is joined again by Michael Swaim to continue to discuss Christopher Columbus.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


8 Sep 2022

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Part One: Christopher Columbus: Bringer of the Apocalypse

Behind the Bastards

Robert is joined by Michael Swaim to discuss Christopher ColumbusSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

1hr 21mins

6 Sep 2022

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Christopher Columbus - Summer Staff Picks

Here's The Thing with Alec Baldwin

Our staff picks continue at Here’s The Thing, where every other week throughout the summer, members of our team select their favorite interviews from the archives. This week, we revisit Alec’s 2013 interview with acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Columbus. As a director, Columbus has brought to life some of the biggest American family films in history: Adventures in Babysitting, Home Alone, and Mrs. Doubtfire. He also wrote the screenplays of Gremlins and The Goonies, and produced and directed the first two Harry Potter films. Despite this success, Columbus admits that he “always, to this day, [feels] like [he’s] gonna walk on a movie and get fired.” He reveals to Alec what it was like working with brilliant improvisers like John Candy and Robin Williams, how he got his start writing while working nights in an aluminum factory and why it’s important to him to keep a low-profile. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


23 Aug 2022

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10 Av – Christopher Columbus Departs – 1492

Today In Jewish History

7 Aug 2022

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3rd August 1492: Christopher Columbus sets sail from the Spanish port of Palos de la Frontera on the voyage that takes him to the Americas


Palos de la Frontera holds the official title as the starting point of Columbus’ transatlantic ...

3 Aug 2022

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Chris Ligouri Gives A History Lesson On Christopher Columbus | Episode #131 | Champ and The Tramp

Champ and The Tramp

This week on @champandthetramp, we have long time friend of the show @thestory155 . Chris has been in the fight game for years and is Frankies longest training partner .  Some of todays talking points were the NYC nuclear threat scare many people thought was legitimate , Kim Jong Un’s brother‘s assassination and talking about our recollection and where we were on 9/11 when the Twin Towers fell. Tune in every week and check us out guys. Always striving to bring you new content. #champandthetramp Show page: https://linktr.ee/champandthetramp https://www.instagram.com/champandthetramp Frankie: https://www.instagram.com/frankieedgar Roger: https://www.instagram.com/rogermathewsnj

1hr 35mins

26 Jul 2022

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507. Like Razorblade Pie: The Man Who Rowed Christopher Columbus Ashore (Feat. Alebrelle)

Small Beans

This show goes over the short stories of Michael’s favorite speculative fiction author and notable curmudgeon Harlan Ellison. Each episode Michael pairs (read: forces a friend to read) a short story with a guest that it “applies especially to.” This episode it’s the short story “The Man Who Rowed Christopher Columbus Ashore” and the guest is Alebrelle. They discuss the moral complexities of intention, action, and outcome, the definition of free will, and the movie RIPD.Michael Swaim: https://twitter.com/SWAIM_CORP Alebrelle: https://twitter.com/AlebrelleSupport Small Beans and access Additional Content: https://www.patreon.com/SmallBeansCheck our store to buy Small Beans merch! https://www.teepublic.com/stores/the-small-beans-store?ref_id=22691

1hr 4mins

26 Jul 2022

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Christopher Check Talks Christopher Columbus

Uncommon Sense

On this episode of Uncommon Sense, Christopher Check, the President of Catholic Answers, talks with Albert about the upcoming 41st Annual Chesterton Conference and his presentation on Christopher Columbus and the important role he played in the founding of this country.


12 Jul 2022

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17th April 1492: Christopher Columbus given funding by Spain to explore across the Atlantic


On the 17th April 1492, the Catholic Monarchs of Spain – Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand – signed an agreement to support Christopher Columbus’ voyage in which he crossed the Atlantic and discovered the ...

17 Apr 2022