Rank #2: Jacobites! Part of a Rebellious, Balanced Breakfast
Jun 13 2016
Rank #3: A Corpse is a Corpse, of Course, of Course
How many times do we actually get to release a new Halloween episode ON Halloween?! Almost never. Okay, once every 6 years, thanks to Leap Days. So, this year we decided to talk about the cultural evolution of ghost stories throughout history, as well as story, and inspiration behind the first truly American ghost story: […]
Oct 31 2016
Rank #4: HYSTERIAAAAA!!!! Part I
Eric and Bryan wrap up their month of topics based on User Feedback with a two-parter featuring ten of histories “craziest” monarchs. Click Here if the Audio Player isn’t loading Photo Credit: cropped Portrait of King Christian VII of Denmark, Alexander Roslin, c. 1772
May 19 2014
Rank #5: Tupac Died on Everest
In this episode, the gang talks about three major expeditions to climb Mount Everest: the Mallory voyage of 1924, the famous Hillary trek of 1953, and sadly, the tragedy of 1996. Enjoy this fascinating discussion about nature’s greatest obstacle. Click here to download the podcast file.
May 30 2016
Rank #6: The Seven Wonders of the Ancient-ish World Part II
Eric and Bryan finish their revised list of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient-ish World, and Bryan nearly gets consumed by flesh eating bacteria. Enjoy! Click here if the media player doesn’t load. Photo Credit: Angkor Wat, by Bjørn Christian Tørrissen, courtesy of Wikimedia Foundation.
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Feb 03 2014
Rank #7: Nobody Knows Where King Tut’s Junk Is
Nov 16 2015
Rank #8: Indy’s Not a Superhero?
Stories of heroes have inspired mankind for thousands of years. In this episode, we explore the impact of heroes, from Hercules to Batman on humanity. Download, and don’t forget to follow us on Twitter @Nerdonomy! WARNING: This episode contains adult language and sexual references.
Sep 17 2012
Rank #9: Darth Vader Is a Samurai!
Apr 28 2014
Rank #10: That’s a Law?
Oct 01 2012
Rank #11: Salt-N-Peppa Beard
After another funny appearance by the Pirates of the Internet, the gang continues the history of piracy, talking about some of the most well-known (and some not so well-known) Pirates to sail the Seas, as well as an insightful education on the nature of contemporary piracy. Click here to download the podcast file.
May 16 2016
Rank #12: Mayflower 2: Cruise Control
With Thanksgiving approaching, Eric Bryan and Sarah thought it would be nice to explore the Mayflower expedition and talk about several of its common misconceptions. Enjoy! Click here to download the podcast file. PHOTO CREDIT: “Mayflower II” by Paul Keleher
Nov 02 2015
Rank #14: Ghosts and a little bit of Demons, but Mostly Ghosts
This week, Eric and Bryan share more feedback, and wrap up October 2013 with the most ancient of symbols to be associated with Halloween and the like. Listen as they take different viewpoints on the subject of the paranormal, and as always, offer their unique perspectives. Click Here if the player above doesn’t load!
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Oct 28 2013
Rank #15: We’re All In – Part I
With it’s 100th anniversary looming, Eric and Bryan begin to tackle what is certainly a pivotal moment in not just American, but World History: the start of World War I. Click here if the media player below has trouble loading. Photo: British Soldiers in a Captured British Trench, public domain, Wikimedia
Jul 21 2014
Rank #17: LAWS: THE REVENGE
For their 100th episode, Eric and Bryan revisit one of their earliest episode topics: dumb laws that have been made throughout history. Enjoy! Click here if the media player below has trouble loading. Photo Credit: An excerpt from the Organic Laws of Oregon. Play close attention to Article 4, as it is especially stupid. And […]
Sep 01 2014
Rank #18: Hail to the Wheel
With all of the commotion happening around the 2016 presidential election, Eric, Sarah and Bryan decided to have some fun in their cold open with a spoof of the debates between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Afterwards, the Nerds welcome back The Wheel of History to share some insight on past controversial elections, candidates and debates. […]
Oct 17 2016
Rank #19: Bigfoot’s a Martian
One thing that we have in common with our ancestors is that at some point, we looked up at the stars in awe. In this episode, we discuss the recent Curiosity probe, and our historical perception of Mars. Listen, subscribe, and follow us on Facebook, or Twitter @Nerdonomy!
Sep 23 2012