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  • This Scientist Go...
    05
    2024
    Ning Li was a Chinese-American physicist who made breakthroughs in anti-gravity research, only to vanish from public life under mysterious circumstances. Born in China...
    Comedy podcast hosts Tim Stone and Jaron Myers talking in front of Ning Li with a banner that reads "missing scientist"
  • How She Boarded O...
    05
    2024
    This episode of the Things I Learned Last Night podcast covers the incredible story of Marilyn Hartman, a woman who repeatedly was able to...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone talking on mic in front of an image of Marilyn Hartman with the headling TSA's #1 Enemy above her head
  • He Went to Jail b...
    04
    2024
    This episode of Things I Learned Last Night is about the mysterious Circleville Letters that terrorized the small town of Circleville, Ohio, starting in...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone talking in front of a man who is writing a letter and a banner with text that reads "Who wrote these blackmail letters?"
  • They Time Travele...
    04
    2024
    In this episode of the Things I Learned Last Night Podcast, Tim and Jaron talk about the alleged Kersey Time Slip incident, where a...
    Jaron Myers and Tim Stone with podcast mics showing expressions of doubt. Behind them is a group of boy scouts looking through a portal into the past.
  • This Unsolved Mys...
    04
    2024
    This comedy podcast episode covers the tragic 1982 Chicago Tylenol murders, where seven people died after taking cyanide-laced Extra-Strength Tylenol capsules. In September 1982,...
    Comedy podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers talking in front of an image of a man tampering with a bottle of tylenol in a pharmacy with a banner that read 'the tylenol murders'
  • Why These Petty S...
    04
    2024
    Become a Patron and Get Early Access to Ad-Free Episodes: https://www.patreon.com/tillnpodcast In the mid-1800s, paleontology was a new and exciting field. Only a handful of...
    Comedy podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers laughing in front of an image of Edward drinker cope and othniel charles marsh in a boxing ring surrounded by human and dinosaur spectators with banner text that reads 'dinosaur bones rivalry'
  • What REALLY Happe...
    04
    2024
    Become a Patron and Get Early Access to Ad-Free Episodes: https://www.patreon.com/tillnpodcast Rudolf Diesel invented an efficient new engine that revolutionized transportation and industry. But his...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone stand in front of Rudolf Diesel's laboratory.
  • Did Danny Casolar...
    03
    2024
    Become a Patron and Get Early Access to Ad-Free Episodes: https://www.patreon.com/tillnpodcast Danny Casolaro was a writer and poet who took on freelance technology news columns...
    Podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers are standing behind a photo of Danny Casolaro
  • Are We Being Watc...
    03
    2024
    Become a Patron and Get Early Access to Ad-Free Episodes: https://www.patreon.com/tillnpodcast Dan Burisch supposedly worked on Project Looking Glass at the secretive Area 51 base...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone stand in front of an alien in a space suit in front of a looking glass.
  • There's a Secret ...
    03
    2024
    Become a Patron and Get Early Access to Ad-Free Episodes: https://www.patreon.com/tillnpodcast Beaches are disappearing around the world at an alarming rate. But this is no...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone stand in front of a beach with dump trucks removing all the sand.
  • This Police Offic...
    03
    2024
    Become a Patron and Get Early Access to Ad-Free Episodes: https://www.patreon.com/tillnpodcast Andre Stander had an unusual career path. He grew up wanting to be a...
    Podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers show tattoos on their forearms next to a police officer holding a bag of money.
  • THIS Is Why Prohi...
    02
    2024
    Become a Patron and Get Early Access to Ad-Free Episodes: https://www.patreon.com/tillnpodcast The history of alcohol consumption in America is a fascinating one, full of cultural...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone stand next to an angry grandmother holding a Bible.
  • The Man who CHEAT...
    02
    2024
    Become a Patron and Get Early Access to Ad-Free Episodes: https://www.patreon.com/tillnpodcast Billy Mitchell was once the undisputed king of arcade gaming. Back in the 1980s...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone stand in front of an arcade alongside Billy Mitchell, the "King of Kong"
  • These Forever Che...
    02
    2024
    Become a Patron and Get Early Access to Ad-Free Episodes: https://www.patreon.com/tillnpodcast A new chemical compound discovered in the 1950s called per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone stand in front of a chemical factory with red eyes
  • The International...
    02
    2024
    In the early 1960s, two countries engaged in a tense standoff over fishing rights - with lobsters at the center of the conflict. This...
  • Kenny Veach - One...
    01
    2024
    Kenny Veach was a YouTuber and hiking enthusiast living in Nevada. He regularly posted videos showcasing his latest inventions and documenting his solo hikes...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone pose in a confused manner next to YouTuber Kenny Veach.
  • Jean Baptiste - T...
    01
    2024
    In 1862, a man named Jean Baptiste worked as a grave tender in Salt Lake City, Utah. His job was to look after the...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone look suspicious as Tim holds a shovel covered in dirt.
  • Tycho Brahe - The...
    01
    2024
    The sixteenth century Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe lived an eccentric life filled with drama, intrigue, and tragedy. Born into a noble family in 1546,...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone stand between Astronomer Tycho Brahe while having similar style mustaches.
  • Tonda Dickerson -...
    01
    2024
    In 1999, Tanda Dickerson was working as a waitress at a Waffle House in Mobile, Alabama. She had a regular customer named Edward Seward...
    Podcast hosts Jaron Myers and Tim Stone hold lots of money and work at Waffle House
  • Killdozer- How a ...
    01
    2024
    In the quiet mountain town of Granby, Colorado, a man named Marvin Heemeyer became increasingly frustrated with the local government over zoning disputes related...
    Podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers in front of a bulldozer over a Things I Learned Last Night Branded Graphic that reads 'Killdozer'
  • DD Palmer - The C...
    12
    2023
    Chiropractic care is a standard back and neck pain treatment, but where did it come from? The origins of chiropractic are pretty strange and...
    Jaron Myers dressed like a chiropractor giving Tim stone an Adjustment in front of a TILLN podcast graphic that reads DD Palmer
  • Kevin McCallister...
    12
    2023
    The podcast tells the story of Kevin McCallister, a young boy who gets accidentally left behind when his family goes on a Christmas trip...
    Podcast hosts Jaron Myers and Tim Stone alongside Home Alone's Kevin McCallister in the classic aftershave pose over the TILLN Christmas Special graphic
  • Harry Houdini - T...
    12
    2023
    Harry Houdini, born Ehrich Weisz, was a famous magician and escape artist in the early 20th century. He gained worldwide fame for his incredible...
    Podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers recreating a famous Harry Houdini escape
  • Jimmy Zhong- The ...
    12
    2023
    In 2013, a young man named Jimmy discovered a vulnerability on the notorious dark web marketplace Silk Road that allowed him to steal $13...
    Podcasters of Things I Learned Last Night Jaron Myers and Tim Stone with one of their Patrons in front of a graphic that reads 200th episode
  • Gua Kellogg - A P...
    11
    2023
    In the annals of psychology, the story of Gua Kellogg stands out as a groundbreaking experiment that delved into the intricacies of human-chimpanzee interaction....
    Podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers dress like a doctor and a baby in front of a chimpanzee and in front of a graphic that reads Gua Kellogg.
  • John Edwards Mack...
    11
    2023
    John Edwards Mack, born on October 4, 1929, was an American psychiatrist and professor at Harvard Medical School. His career unfolded as an intriguing...
    John Edwards Mack posing in front of a drawing of an alien and a ufo in front of a Things I Learned Last Night podcast branded graphic
  • Christopher Thoma...
    11
    2023
    In the heart of the Maine wilderness, a tale unfolded that captured the imagination of many—the story of Christopher Thomas Knight, famously known as...
    Christopher Thomas Knight, aka the north pond hermit, with a tent and propane tank
  • Black Knight Sate...
    11
    2023
    Have you ever heard of the Black Knight Satellite? It's a mysterious object orbiting Earth, surrounded by countless conspiracy theories. In this blog post,...
    Comedy Podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers stand curiously in front of the black knight satellite while Jaron wears a space suit
  • The Hat Man - Unv...
    10
    2023
    The Hat Man is a mysterious and menacing figure haunting people's dreams and waking hours. Imagine a tall, dark silhouette wearing an old-fashioned hat,...
    Comedy podcast hosts Tim Stone and Jaron Myers standing in front of the hat man with scared expressions on their faces.
  • Adolphe Sax - The...
    10
    2023
    The Birth of a Musical Marvel Adolphe Sax and the Saxophone: a pairing that has left an indelible mark on the world of music. The...
    Comedy Podcast Hosts Tim Stone and Jaron Myers playing wind instruments in front of a graphic that reads "episode 194 Adolphe Sax"
  • John DeLorean - T...
    10
    2023
    John DeLorean was a remarkable man who significantly impacted the world of automobiles. His life was filled with excitement, innovation, and even a little...
    Comedy Podcast hosts Jaron Myers and Tim Stone dressed like doc brown and Marty McFly from back to the future in front of a dmc-12 and a graphic that reads inventor of the delorean
  • Skinwalker Ranch ...
    10
    2023
    Have you ever heard of Skinwalker Ranch? It's a place shrouded in mystery in the Uinta Basin of Utah. But what if I told...
    A rancher and a zombie alien in front of a graphic that reads skinwalker ranch part 2
  • PT Barnum - Man B...
    10
    2023
    One name stands out in the colorful entertainment world like a shining star: PT Barnum. Known for his incredible showmanship, creativity, and relentless pursuit...
    Podcasters Jaron Myers and Tim Stone in a circus cage in front of a graphic that reads 'PT Barnum'
  • John R Brinkley -...
    09
    2023
    John R. Brinkley was an extraordinary man known for his peculiar medical procedures, controversial political career, and groundbreaking contributions to radio and advertising. Born...
    Tim Stone holding up a baby in front of Jaron Myers dressed as a doctor and a goat, all in front of a graphic that reads "dr." John R. Brinkley.
  • The Lost Dutchman...
    09
    2023
    Have you ever heard of the Lost Dutchman Mine? It's a fascinating tale of adventure and mystery that has captured the imagination of treasure...
    Jaron Myers dressed like a treasure hunter and Tim Stone dressed like a gold prospector in front of a things I learned last night branded graphic that reads the lost dutchman gold mine
  • Bobby Dunbar - A ...
    09
    2023
    Imagine going on a family vacation and suddenly finding yourself in the middle of a real-life mystery. That's exactly what happened to the Dunbar...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers as babies smiling big
  • Jake McNasty McNi...
    09
    2023
    Jake McNasty McNiece, the legendary WW2 paratrooper, left an indelible mark on history through his fearless exploits on the battlefield. This blog post delves...
    Jake McNasty McNiece, Jaron Myers, and Tim Stone with mohawks and war paint
  • The Barefoot Band...
    08
    2023
    In the annals of criminal history, few stories are as captivating and unconventional as that of Colton Harris Moore, famously known as "The Barefoot...
    the barefoot bandit with Tim Stone dressed as a robber and Jaron Myers wearing a prisoner jumpsuit
  • Thomas Midgley - ...
    08
    2023
    In the realm of scientific innovation, specific individuals stand out for their exceptional contributions to the progress of humanity. One such figure is Thomas...
    Thomas Midgley Jr posing in front of an old fashioned 1920s automobile
  • Glitter - Unveili...
    08
    2023
    In the vast online world, captivating stories often catch our attention. One such tale is the "Glitter Conspiracy" or "GlitterGate." This mystery revolves around...
    Tim Stone with a shocked look on his face while looking through a magnifying glass with the glitter monster behind him
  • Tommy Fitz - The ...
    08
    2023
    In the vibrant streets of New York City, where dreams and challenges intertwine, a daring tale unfolded that left patrons at an uptown bar...
    Tommy Fitz crowd surfing next to a single engine airplane in front of a graphic that reads Tommy Fitz and branded for the podcast Things I Learned Last Night
  • dearMoon Project ...
    08
    2023
    Welcome to an exciting exploration of the dearMoon project led by the visionary entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa. This blog post will delve into the crew...
    yusaku maezawa and steve aoki in space suits in front of a graphic that reads Dearmoon and it's founder, yusaku maezawa
  • Michael Fagan - H...
    07
    2023
    It was the first week of July 1982. Michael Fagan drunkenly stammered home from the pub when he came across a familiar sight, Buckingham...
    The queen standing in front of the buckingham palace walls while michael fagan hangs from the top of the rail.
  • Ida Wood - Millio...
    07
    2023
    In the annals of extraordinary stories, one that stands out is that of Ida Wood, a millionaire woman who chose to live a unique...
    ida and benjamin wood standing behind piles of cash in front of a graphic that reads Ida Wood mysterious rich woman that became a recluse
  • Edward Bernays - ...
    07
    2023
    In the media and public relations world, one name stands out as the trailblazer who transformed the field and influenced public opinion like no...
    Edward Bernays standing next to slices of bacon, a carton of cigarettes, and a piece of advertising over a graphic that reads Edward Bernays the father of PR and propaganda
  • Chickie Donohue -...
    07
    2023
    Chickie Donohue's Vietnam Beer Run, fueled by his unwavering dedication and Pabst Blue Ribbon, brought moments of joy and unity to American soldiers during...
    chickie donohue handing a beer to a Vietnam soldier in front of a helicopter and truck full of beer
  • Steve Glew - The ...
    06
    2023
    Thanks to a strange customs law Steve Glew managed to take on an international candy empire and win. Well, he sort of won. Glew's...
    Jaron Myers and Tim Stone stylized as Pez Dispensers over a graphic that reads 'Steve Glew the Pez Outlaw'
  • Dr. Hwang Woo-suk...
    06
    2023
    Dr. Hwang Woo-suk is a South Korean scientist who gained notoriety in the early 2000s for his controversial claims about cloning human embryonic stem...
    Jaron myers and Tim Stone in lab coats watching an assembly line of goat clones being made in front of a graphic that reads dr hwang woo-suk and cloning
  • John Birges - Mas...
    06
    2023
    In 1980, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, experienced a shocking and intricate criminal scheme that astonished law enforcement officials and the public. The Harvey Casino Bomb...
    Jaron Myers and Tim Stone standing behind the harvey casino bomb. Jaron is wearing a tee that says I got bombed at harveys and tim is wearing a pig costume.
  • Joel Ortiz - Expe...
    06
    2023
    In the realm of cybercrime, the name Joel Ortiz reverberates with notoriety. With a trail of fraudulent activities across the digital landscape, this article...
    Joel Ortiz holding up his id behind a wanted poster that bears his name and reads "wanted for bitcoin scamming, sim swapping, and underage drinking."
  • HBGary - The Man ...
    05
    2023
    Welcome to this intriguing blog post that uncovers the captivating story of Aaron Barr and HBGary. It provides a deeper understanding of the events...
    Jaron Myers acting surprised next to Tim Stone in a hoodie while on a laptop in the traditional hacker look. Next to them is an iphone that reads "nice try, all your accounts have been hacked. love anonymous" All in front of a TILLN podcast brand graphic that reads "HB Gary"
  • Black Sam Bellamy...
    05
    2023
    Black Sam Bellamy, also known as "Black Sam," was one of the most notorious pirates of the 18th century. He is known for his...
    Tim Stone in a tuxedo holding hands with a ghost next to Jaron Myers in traditional pirate clothes standing in front of a pirate ship. All are in front of a tilln podcast branded graphic that reads Black Sam Bellamy.
  • John Harvey Kello...
    05
    2023
    Do you start your day with a bowl of cereal? If so, you have John Harvey Kellogg to thank. Kellogg was a physician, health...
    Podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers in front of John Harvey Kellogg who is riding a bike and a box of cereal and yogurt
  • Frank Abagnale Jr...
    05
    2023
    Frank Abagnale Jr. is a name that sparks intrigue and captivates imaginations worldwide. His extraordinary life as a master con artist, filled with audacious...
    Tim Stone dressed as an airline pilot and Jaron myers dressed as an FBI agent with a pan am plane and the movie poster for catch me if you can over a things I learned last night branded graphic that reads frank abagnale jr the true story of catch me if you can
  • Lake Peigneur - T...
    05
    2023
    Lake Peigneur is a beautiful body of water in southern Louisiana known for its recreational activities and natural beauty. However, in November 1980, a...
    A boat on the dry lake bed of Lake Peigneur in front of a things I learned last night themed background that is green and blue
  • Gregor MacGregor ...
    04
    2023
    The Poyais Scam: The Tale of Gregor MacGregor Gregor MacGregor was a Scottish adventurer who created one of the most notorious scams in history, the...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers exploring Poyais with scammer Gregor MacGregor
  • Project Blue Beam...
    04
    2023
    Conspiracy theories have always been a part of popular culture, and one of the most controversial theories is Project Blue Beam. Lately, this fringe...
    Jesus Christ, A UFO, and the ark of the covenant in front of a graphic that reads 'project blue beam'
  • The Fourth Turnin...
    04
    2023
    Every generation's unique experience shapes its values, beliefs, and behaviors. The Fourth Turning, a book co-authored by William Strauss and Neil Howe, presents a...
    Neil Howe describing the fourth turning next to the book he co authored with william strauss
  • Pole Shift - The ...
    04
    2023
    Introduction The Pole Shift theory hypothesizes that the Earth's axis of rotation has undergone a dramatic shift in the past, leading to significant geological and...
    Podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers thinking through the possibility of the pole shift
  • Harrison Okene - ...
    03
    2023
    In May 2013, a Nigerian man named Harrison Okene survived a tragic accident that should have claimed his life. Okene was working as a...
    Podcasters Tim Stone and Jaron Myers wearing swim gear behind Harrison Okene the sole survivor of the Jacson-4 disaster
  • Alvin York | WW1 ...
    03
    2023
    Alvin York is one of the most unlikely heroes of World War I. He was a simple, uneducated farmer from Tennessee who was drafted...
    Alvin York the WW1 war hero and Wojtek the WW2 war hero in front of a graphic that reads 'Alving York and also the wojtke war bear'
  • This Man - Have Y...
    03
    2023
    In 2008 a psychologist reported that a client repeatedly saw a man in his dreams. After releasing a composite sketch of the man, it...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers standing in front of this man the figure from people's dreams
  • Colorado River - ...
    03
    2023
    In 1922 officials from seven states agreed on the Colorado River Compact. This agreement would decide how water was distributed across the states that...
    Howie Mandel holding a graphic of the Colorado River Compact in front of a graphic that reads 'episode 161 Colorado River'
  • Cocaine Bear - Ho...
    02
    2023
    The Cocaine Bear trailer has been making rounds on the internet since its release. What many people don't know about the movie is that...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers screaming with a roaring bear behind them over a graphic that reads 'cocaine bear, drew thornton, plane crashes, and what really happened'
  • Hitchbot - Philad...
    02
    2023
    In 2013, two university professors set out to answer a question no one was asking, "Can robots trust humans?" But, unfortunately, the answer is...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers hitchhiking with hitchbot the robot who was killed in philadelphia
  • Nellie Bly - Famo...
    02
    2023
    Most people dream of leaving a mark on the field at the onset of their careers. However, few manage to stir up the lasting...
    Tim Stone wearing a straight jacket and Jaron Myers dressed like a 1920's journalist in front of a graphic that reads episode 158 Nellie Bly
  • Charles Ponzi - T...
    02
    2023
    For as long as there has been money to be earned, there have been scammers ripping people off. Some scams are low-profile and unelaborate....
    Charles Ponzi standing in front of a large pile of cash
  • Pepsi Jet - This ...
    01
    2023
    We've all grown accustomed to disclaimers at the bottom or the end of advertisements. We know that, most of the time, there has to...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers wearing pepsi merchandise standing infront of a Pepsi branded Harrier Jet and a pepsi dog over a graphic that reads 'episode 156 Pepsi Jet'
  • Loab - The Ghost ...
    01
    2023
    There may not be a corner of the internet garnering more buzz today than Ai. Specifically, Ai-generated art is creating quite a stir. One...
    Jaron Myers and Tim Stone standing in fear in front of Loab the ai generated woman that is causing terror
  • Stefan Mandel - H...
    01
    2023
    Stefan Mandel is a mathematician who changed the game of the Lottery. Born in Romania, Stefan applied his mathematical brilliance to develop a revolutionary...
    Tim Stone in a suit holding stacks of cash while Jaron Myers works on math equations on a white board over a graphic background that reads 'Stefan Mandel Episode 154 of Things I Learned Last Night'
  • Frane Selak - The...
    01
    2023
    Frane Selak was a Croatian music teacher famously known for his string of incredible luck and unlucky events. From narrowly escaping death on several...
    Frane Salek, Tim Stone, and Jaron Myers falling from an exploding airplane over a graphic for the Things I Learned Last Night Podcast that reads 'Frane Selak, episode 153'
  • Nolan Bushnell - ...
    01
    2023
    Nolan Bushnell pioneered so much of the world we enjoy today. His crowning achievement, a company called Atari, brought video games into every household....
    Jaron Myers and Tim Stone standing behind an Atari machine and the characters from Chuck E Cheese over a Things I Learned Last Night branded background with the text 'Nolan Bushnell'
  • The Fan Man - Jam...
    12
    2022
    James, The Fan Man, Miller is famous for something that no other person ever to live can claim the same fame. He fell into...
    james, the fan man, miller paragliding into a boxing match between tim stone and jaron myers where jaron is being crowned the vistor
  • TILLN Christmas -...
    12
    2022
    Merry Christmas to everyone! Thanks for spending your holiday with us for the 12 days of TILLN Christmas. We had a blast, and we...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers with Christmas hats in front of a green background with Christmas Decor and the text, "Merry TILLN Christmas"
  • NORAD - How A Typ...
    12
    2022
    In the 1950s, Sears printed a catalog ad encouraging kids to call Santa. That ad included a phone number to a Sears hotline. Except...
    Santa Clause and a satellite in front of a red background with christmas decor with the text 'why norad tracks santa'
  • Mari Lwyd - The S...
    12
    2022
    The Welsh tradition of the Mari Lwyd might just be the strangest one we've covered on the 12 days of TILLN Christmas. We can't...
    A Mari Lwyd horse skull in front of a green background with christmas decor and the text, 'Mari Lwyd'
  • Bicycle Playing C...
    12
    2022
    In World War 2, the United States government concocted a genius plan to rescue prisoners of war using maps disguised as playing cards. The...
    A deck of bicycle playing cards with one card being peeled back to reveal a map with a red background and christmas decor with text that reads 'playing cards with secret maps.'
  • Home Alone - How ...
    12
    2022
    Home Alone did so well at the box office that it ruined every other movie's chances in theaters. Also, Joe Pesci was a little...
    The cast of home alone in front of a green background with christmas decor and text that reads 'the robbers in home alone would have died'
  • The Caganer - The...
    12
    2022
    In the middle ages, a Christmas tradition like none other was born in Catalonia, Spain. Celebrated to this day, the Caganer is a figurine...
    A Christmas Caganer over a red background with christmas decor and the text 'why do some nativities have the caganer'
  • The Grinch - How ...
    12
    2022
    The makeup for the Grinch Costume that Jim Carrey wore was so torturous to endure that he needed CIA training. This is episode 6...
    Jim Carey's the grinch over a green background with christmas decor and the phrase 'how the grinch hired the CIA'
  • Sprite Cranberry ...
    12
    2022
    In 2017, Sprite ran an ad for their hot new flavor Sprite Cranberry. The ad featured Lebron James and became a legend in the...
    Lebron James drinking a sprite cranberry in front of a red backroom with christmas decor and the title 'wanna sprite cranberry'
  • It's A Wonderful ...
    12
    2022
    Ever wonder why It's A Wonderful Life is on TV for about 24 hours a day every Christmas? Neither did we, but luckily now...
    A screenshot of the classic ending scene of the movie its a wonderful life over a green background with christmas decor and the title its a wonderful life is a terrible movie
  • The Little Ice Ag...
    12
    2022
    One time the earth froze and made everyone enjoy cold snowy Christmases. Until one day, it wasn't cold anymore. Then all the people who...
    A melting snow man infront of a red background with Christmas decor that reads the little ice age 10 days til christmas
  • White Christmas -...
    12
    2022
    Bing Crosby, who didn't even write White Christmas by the way, holds the title of the king of Christmas. His song White Christmas has...
    Bing Crosby over a green background with christmas decor that reads 'The most popular song of all time - 11 days til christmas'
  • Saturnalia - The ...
    12
    2022
    The ancient Romans celebrated Saturnalia during the same time that we celebrate Christmas. The festivities were shockingly similar. But the thing we need more...
    saturnalia written over a red background with christmas decor including holly, gingerbread, and candy canes.
  • Andy Goose - The ...
    12
    2022
    In 1989, retired millionaire Gene Flemming met Andy, the goose. Gene immediately took compassion upon Andy because the poor bird was born without feet....
    Andy the Goose with shoes and Tim Stone looking at a shoe while Jaron Myers holds a sign with the kool aid man on it
  • The Montauk Proje...
    11
    2022
    On the eastern tip of Long Island lies Camp Hero. The now-defunct military base has been reclaimed as a state park. However, the reuse...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers dressed as east coast fishermen holding candy bars like cigars standing in front of a lighthouse and a graphic that reads 'the montauk project' and 'things I learned last night'
  • Frederick Russell...
    11
    2022
    Fredrick Russell Burnham might have been the first model of American masculinity. His lifestyle would one day permeate into the 20th century as men...
    Tim Stone dressed as a boy scout and Jaron Myers dressed as a man looking for war in front of a title card for things I learned last night podcast that reads 'fredrick russell burnham episode 148'
  • Tarrare - The Man...
    11
    2022
    In the modern era, few famous eaters are household names. Perhaps the only one who has risen to that level is Joey Chestnut. However,...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers holding items that Tarrare ate like a dozen eggs and a basket of apples in front of a things I learned last night podcast graphic that reads Tarrare
  • Jho Low - The Gre...
    11
    2022
    In the shadow of the 2008 housing crisis, one Malaysian businessman was building staggering wealth. It was an era wrought with financial fraud, and...
    jho low in a pile of money over a graphic that reads"Jho Low, A Con Man on the Run. Episode 146"
  • Eve Online - The ...
    11
    2022
    Eve Online is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG for short ). This game has repeatedly found itself...
    Tim Stone working in a mine and Jaron Myers dressed in medieval armor in front of a graphic that reads Eve Online
  • DashCon - The Tum...
    10
    2022
    In July 2014, a handful of Tumblr users opened the doors to the long-awaited DashCon. The eclectic Tumblr community had been dreaming of a...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers dressed as emo kids getting ready to go to DashCon
  • Doddleston Messag...
    10
    2022
    Imagine going out for a night on the town with your friends and returning home to a message on your computer. The scenario sounds...
    Tim Stone and Jaron Myers surprised by a message on their BBC Micro resembling the messages found in the Doddleston Messages story
  • Masayoshi Son - T...
    10
    2022
    Year after year, organizations like Forbes and Bloomberg put together lists of the world's richest people. Today names like Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos...
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