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Doctors: The History of the Real and the Fictional

Doctors: The History of the Real and the Fictional

August 18, 2019

Doctors command a lot of respect. When did all that start? Phil and Campbell Valentine look at the origins of medicine as well as some famous TV doctors and one cocky surgeon who managed to kill not only his patient but two bystanders.

Conspiracies Part 2: From Royal Vampires to Jeffrey Epstein

Conspiracies Part 2: From Royal Vampires to Jeffrey Epstein

August 14, 2019

There are conspiracies. The intriguing part is figuring out which ones are real and which ones require a tinfoil hat. Phil and Campbell Valentine explore more conspiracies from Jeffrey Epstein to the Denver airport conspiracy.

Television: Our Fascination with the Boob Tube

Television: Our Fascination with the Boob Tube

August 11, 2019

Television may be the single most influential invention ever. We get our information and entertainment from it. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about where it came from and how it's evolved over the years.

Oceans: What Really Lies Beneath the Surface?

Oceans: What Really Lies Beneath the Surface?

August 7, 2019

The oceans of Earth are as mysterious as space. We've yet to discover even a fraction of them. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about what we know about oceans and what might lie beneath the surface.

Traditions: Where Do They Come From?

Traditions: Where Do They Come From?

August 4, 2019

Traditions bind us together. Many are old. Some old traditions are actually relatively new. We just think they're old. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about where some of our most cherished traditions come from.

Twistory Part 2: History with a Twist

Twistory Part 2: History with a Twist

July 31, 2019

An old favorite is back for Part 2. More fascinating stories you've probably never heard. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about some of history's most interesting twists.

Fads: What Were We Thinking?

Fads: What Were We Thinking?

July 28, 2019

Fads come and go. Few ever last. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about some historic fads and some hilarious ones from each of their generations.

Fear: Phobias, Nightmares, and Why We’re Scared

Fear: Phobias, Nightmares, and Why We’re Scared

July 24, 2019

No matter how brave you are everybody fears something. There's practically a 'phobia' for everything. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about why we fear and some of the more common phobias and some of the more unusual ones.

Superheroes: From Superman and Beyond

Superheroes: From Superman and Beyond

July 21, 2019

We've always had heroes, in real life and in fiction, but the superhero grew out of the Great Depression. Phil and Campbell Valentine talk about the history of superheroes and how they've evolved in the modern world.

Treasures Part 2: From Religious Relics to El Dorado

Treasures Part 2: From Religious Relics to El Dorado

July 17, 2019

Phil and Campbell Valentine revisit a subject that sets the imagination on fire. Treasures. There's more to treasures than gold. They also discuss booby-trapped treasures that still keep archaeologists at bay.