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Enter your mind university! Jason Inman & Ashley Victoria Robinson will educate you about a different character of pop culture each week. Geek out, laugh and learn!

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Enter your mind university! Jason Inman & Ashley Victoria Robinson will educate you about a different character of pop culture each week. Geek out, laugh and learn!

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By Dccnic0722 - Oct 22 2019
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A lot of fun to listen to while doing homework, and to learn more about the comic book medium.

This is amazing!

By Supermonkey3304 - Sep 23 2019
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I learn so much from this podcast and you guys are hilarious! Highly recommend...

iTunes Ratings

787 Ratings
Average Ratings
682
46
24
15
20

Great

By Dccnic0722 - Oct 22 2019
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A lot of fun to listen to while doing homework, and to learn more about the comic book medium.

This is amazing!

By Supermonkey3304 - Sep 23 2019
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I learn so much from this podcast and you guys are hilarious! Highly recommend...

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Geek History Lesson

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Enter your mind university! Jason Inman & Ashley Victoria Robinson will educate you about a different character of pop culture each week. Geek out, laugh and learn!

Rank #1: 21: Nightwing (Dick Grayson)

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Dick Grayson has been called Robin, Nightwing, and now just Grayson. In honor of issue one of Grayson being released by DC Comics, we're taking a look into the history of the first boy wonder. How did he first meet Batman, and why did he finally quit the Batcave. It's time to learn all those Bat facts and more!

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

Make sure to visit our Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson and our Tumblr: geekhistorylesson.tumblr.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Jul 01 2014

57mins

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Rank #2: 93: Star Wars: History of the Jedi

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The Jedi are some of the most important characters in the Star Wars universe, but how were they founded? Jump into hyperspace to learn the origin of the Jedi with special guest John Rocha (https://twitter.com/TheRochaSays)

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

Support the show on Patreon and listen to the Patreon exclusive Geek History Lesson EXTRA podcast! https://www.patreon.com/Jawiin

 Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!

The best geek & gamer gear comes from Loot Crate, save 10% with code JAWIIN: http://lootcrate.com/Jawiin

Make sure to visit our

Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson

and Our official site geekhistorylesson.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Dec 15 2015

1hr 3mins

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Rank #3: 125: Teen Titans

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For our 125th episode, we're revealing the full history of the coolest, hippest, and freshest team in the DC Universe, the Teen Titans!
So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!
Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 
Support the show on Patreon and listen to the Patreon exclusive Geek History Lesson EXTRA podcast! https://www.patreon.com/Jawiin
GET OUR RECOMMENDED READING from this episode here: http://geekhistorylesson.com/recommendedreading
Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 
You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!
The best geek & gamer gear comes from Lootcrate, save 10% with code JAWIIN: http://lootcrate.com/Jawiin
Make sure to visit our
Facebook fan page: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson 
and Our official site geekhistorylesson.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 
You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 
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Aug 09 2016

51mins

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Rank #4: 85: Spider-Man 2099

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Miguel O'Hara is the Spider-Man of 2099! You've seen him in video games, comic books, and he almost had his own animated series. Hop into the Spider-Verse and learn all about Spider-Man 2099!

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

Support the show on Patreon and listen to the Patreon exclusive Geek History Lesson EXTRA podcast! https://www.patreon.com/Jawiin

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!

The best geek & gamer gear comes from Loot Crate, save 10% with code JAWIIN: http://lootcrate.com/Jawiin

Make sure to visit our

Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson

and Our official site geekhistorylesson.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Oct 13 2015

1hr 12mins

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Rank #5: 51: Captain Cold

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He recently appeared on The Flash TV show so it's time to learn all about one of the greatest Rogues, Captain Cold!

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!

The best geek & gamer gear comes from Loot Crate, save 10% with code JAWIIN: http://lootcrate.com/Jawiin

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

Make sure to visit our Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson and our Tumblr: geekhistorylesson.tumblr.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Feb 10 2015

46mins

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Rank #6: 82: Batgirl (Barbara Gordon)

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Barbara Gordon is the first Batgirl and soon became one of the most powerful and important DC characters as Oracle. Let's hack her systems and learn all her secrets!

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

Support the show on Patreon and listen to the Patreon exclusive Geek History Lesson EXTRA podcast! https://www.patreon.com/Jawiin

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!

The best geek & gamer gear comes from Loot Crate, save 10% with code JAWIIN: http://lootcrate.com/Jawiin

Make sure to visit our

Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson and our official site geekhistorylesson.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Sep 22 2015

1hr 10mins

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Rank #7: 249: Shazam!

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We dive back into Captain Marvel, but not the one you're thinking of in the History of Shazam!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later.

Be sure to support Ashley's Comic Kickstarter - www.auroraandtheeagle.com

And pre-order Jason's new book - Super Soldiers! (https://amzn.to/2Cn2vGC

GET OUR RECOMMENDED READING from this episode here: http://geekhistorylesson.com/recommendedreading

Get started with a 30-day Audible trial when you go to Audible.com/GeekHistory

Follow the show on TWITTER! http://www.twitter.com/GHLpodcast

Make sure to visit our Facebook fan page: http://www.facebook.com/geekhistorylesson

You can find Ashley at https://twitter.com/AshleyVRobinson and Jason at https://twitter.comJawiin.

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Apr 02 2019

1hr 29mins

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Rank #8: 34: Green Arrow

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For three seasons, the Arrow has been keeping his city safe and grabbing ratings for the CW. But how do the origins of the Arrow compare to his comic book counterpart, the Green Arrow? Let's learn all the secrets in his quiver!

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!

The best geek & gamer gear comes from Loot Crate, save 10% with code JAWIIN: http://lootcrate.com/Jawiin

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

Make sure to visit our Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson and our Tumblr: geekhistorylesson.tumblr.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Oct 07 2014

52mins

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Rank #9: 240: Young Justice

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Robin! Superboy! Impulse! The young heroes of the DC Universe have their own team not called the Teen Titans and they're back in a new animated series. Ready for the youngest history in the DCU?

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later.

Read our first graphic novel - JUPITER JET - https://amzn.to/2HdhgjG

Support the show on Patreon and listen to the Patreon exclusive Geek History Lesson EXTRA podcast! https://www.patreon.com/Jawiin

GET OUR RECOMMENDED READING from this episode here: http://geekhistorylesson.com/recommendedreading

Follow the show on TWITTER! http://www.twitter.com/GHLpodcast

Make sure to visit our Facebook fan page: http://www.facebook.com/geekhistorylesson

You can find Ashley at https://twitter.com/AshleyVRobinson and Jason at https://twitter.comJawiin.

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Jan 08 2019

1hr 19mins

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Rank #10: 276: Watchmen (Book Club)

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Order Jason's new book - SUPER SOLDIERS! It's about superheroes that also served in the military!

Grab your copy here: https://amzn.to/2Cn2vGC
GET OUR RECOMMENDED READING from this episode here: http://geekhistorylesson.com/recommendedreading
Follow the show on TWITTER - https://twitter.com/GHLPodcast

Make sure to visit our Facebook fan page: http://www.facebook.com/geekhistorylesson

You can find Ashley at https://twitter.com/AshleyVRobinson and Jason at https://twitter.comJawiin.

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Oct 15 2019

1hr 23mins

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Rank #11: 186: Justice League

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Unite the seven and learn the origin of the greatest team in the DC Universe!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later.

Get $100 off a LEESA mattress by going to https://www.leesa.com/geekhistory

Also head to your local comic book shop and order our first comic book mini-series -- JUPITER JET! https://goo.gl/kgSU4c

Support the show on Patreon and listen to the Patreon exclusive Geek History Lesson EXTRA podcast! https://www.patreon.com/Jawiin

GET OUR RECOMMENDED READING from this episode here: http://geekhistorylesson.com/recommendedreading

Follow the show on TWITTER!
http://www.twitter.com/GHLpodcast

Make sure to visit our Facebook fan page: http://www.facebook.com/geekhistorylesson

You can find Ashley at https://twitter.com/AshleyVRobinson and Jason at https://twitter.comJawiin.

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Nov 14 2017

59mins

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Rank #12: 141: Star Wars: History of the Sith

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Star Wars has returned with the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and what better way to celebrate than to dig deep on the holocrons of the Sith? Learn where these evil Jedi came from and how many wars they fought over the years in the Star Wars universe.
Special thanks to Kristian Harloff for joining us! Follow him on Twitter - https://twitter.com/KristianHarloff
 
So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!
Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 
Support the show on Patreon and listen to the Patreon exclusive Geek History Lesson EXTRA podcast! https://www.patreon.com/Jawiin
GET OUR RECOMMENDED READING from this episode here: http://geekhistorylesson.com/recommendedreading
Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 
You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!
Make sure to visit our
Facebook fan page: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson 
and Our official site geekhistorylesson.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 
You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 
Thanks for showing up to class today. Class dismissed!

Dec 13 2016

1hr 14mins

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Rank #13: 12: Spider-Man

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Peter Parker! The Original Spider-Man! Do you know where his costume came from? Who the first villain he ever fought was? Or what happend during the original Clone Saga? Well find out everything you need to know about the Amazing Spider-Man just before the movie comes out!

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

Make sure to visit our Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson and our Tumblr: geekhistorylesson.tumblr.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Apr 29 2014

46mins

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Rank #14: 48: The Spectre

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He just showed up on Constantine in mortal form, but it won't be long until he becomes the fully powered and ghostly Spectre! Travel back to a time before mankind, and learn how this powerful DC Comics character came into being!

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!

The best geek & gamer gear comes from Loot Crate, save 10% with code JAWIIN: http://lootcrate.com/Jawiin

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

Make sure to visit our Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson and our Tumblr: geekhistorylesson.tumblr.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Jan 20 2015

46mins

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Rank #15: 263: Top 5 Underrated X-Men Characters

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While Wolverine and Cyclops hog all the spotlight, we decide which merry Marvel Comics mutants deserve to be featured in the spotlight more! 

And we're going to San Diego Comic-Con this year! Here's where you can find us.
— SAT. JULY 20th Only!
  • GEEKSCAPE (Booth 3919) - 11:30am - 12:30pm
  • Artist Alley — ANDY POON (Booth CC-02) - 3pm - 5pm 

Buy Jason's new book - SUPER SOLDIERS! It's about superheroes that also served in the military!

Grab your copy here: https://amzn.to/2Cn2vGC
GET OUR RECOMMENDED READING from this episode here: http://geekhistorylesson.com/recommendedreading
Follow the show on TWITTER - https://twitter.com/GHLPodcast

Make sure to visit our Facebook fan page: http://www.facebook.com/geekhistorylesson

You can find Ashley at https://twitter.com/AshleyVRobinson and Jason at https://twitter.comJawiin.

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Jul 16 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #16: 65: Robin (Tim Drake)

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Did you know that Tim Drake figured out Batman's identity all on his own? Let us teach you everything you need to know about the third person to hold the mantle of Robin! 

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!

The best geek & gamer gear comes from Loot Crate, save 10% with code JAWIIN: http://lootcrate.com/Jawiin

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

Make sure to visit our Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson and our Tumblr: geekhistorylesson.tumblr.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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May 26 2015

1hr 2mins

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Rank #17: 175: Our Batman Chronological Timeline

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How old is Batman? How long was Dick Grayson Robin?? This week, we dive into the history of Batman to decide our chronological Batman timelines!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later.

Geek out with Boomerang, and laugh with your favorite cartoons anytime and everywhere. Visit http://boomerang.com/promo, and use the promo code "Geek" to start your free trial.

Support the show on Patreon and listen to the Patreon exclusive Geek History Lesson EXTRA podcast! https://www.patreon.com/Jawiin

GET OUR RECOMMENDED READING from this episode here: http://geekhistorylesson.com/recommendedreading

Follow the show on TWITTER!
http://www.twitter.com/GHLpodcast

Make sure to visit our Facebook fan page: http://www.facebook.com/geekhistorylesson

You can find Ashley at https://twitter.com/AshleyVRobinson and Jason at https://twitter.comJawiin.

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Aug 22 2017

51mins

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Rank #18: 3: Deathstroke

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Slade Wilson is popping up everywhere! He's the villain of Arrow on CW, he terrorizes the kids of Teen Titans, and he's a boss in Batman Arkham Origins. But where did he get all those mad ninja skills so he can fight in three different mediums at once? We'll tell you the secrets of Deathstroke the Terminator, but make sure you don't tell anyone or you might end up dead!

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

Make sure to visit our Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson and our Tumblr: geekhistorylesson.tumblr.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Feb 25 2014

46mins

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Rank #19: 53: Spider-Woman (Jessica Drew)

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Spider-Woman aka Jessica Drew is all over Spider-verse, so it's time to unravel her web! 

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!

The best geek & gamer gear comes from Loot Crate, save 10% with code JAWIIN: http://lootcrate.com/Jawiin

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

Make sure to visit our Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson and our Tumblr: geekhistorylesson.tumblr.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Feb 24 2015

53mins

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Rank #20: 36: John Constantine

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The best hero of DC Comics Vertigo, the Hellbalzer himself, John Constantine has a brand new TV show. So that makes it a perfect time to peer through the layers of Hell to learn just where this tosser came from. 

So sit back and enjoy as Ashley and Jason begin their lesson. You might learn something. Enter your Mind University!

Be careful! This podcast contains SPOILERS. So if you don't want to know what happens, then you should come back later. 

You can help support the show by buying a Geek History Lesson T-Shirt! Go to http://bit.ly/JawiinShirts!

The best geek & gamer gear comes from Loot Crate, save 10% with code JAWIIN: http://lootcrate.com/Jawiin

Listen on Itunes or Stitcher. 

Make sure to visit our Facebook fanpage: facebook.com/geekhistorylesson and our Tumblr: geekhistorylesson.tumblr.com for the latest news on episodes and more geek facts. 

You can find Ashley on Twitter @AshleyVRobinson and Jason on Twitter @Jawiin. 

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Oct 21 2014

50mins

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