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Birth, Death - and Frestonia

Bureau of Lost Culture - July 04, 2022 17:09 - 59 minutes ★★★★★ - 6 ratings
The People's Republic of Frestonia, a countercultural micronation, was formed in three streets in North Kensington in the heady years of late seventies London.   *Long before the Occupy movement, a group of squatters, radicals, artists and activists decided to fight back against a local authority...

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Chichen Itza

Accessible Art History - July 04, 2022 17:00 - 11 minutes
In this episode of Accessible Art History: The Podcast, we are exploring the Mayan site of Chichen Itza!  For images and sources:  --- Support this podcast:

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How Homesteading Transformed America: Steamboat Springs 3 of 6

Unlikely Explanations - July 04, 2022 15:00 - 26 minutes
With success in the Civil War, the Republican and northern vision for the West won out. Americans were encouraged to individually colonize the West through the Homestead Act. Despite their anti-slavery stance, they were happy to join with southern peers in oppressing the American Indians. This i...

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The Wizard of Oz

Cheeky Tales - July 04, 2022 14:01 - 50 minutes
Click your heels and look out for that tornado. This week, we're off to see the Wizard, the wonderful Wizard of Oz! Join the boys as they follow the yellow brick road of tales from the filming of this movie. There will be highs, there will be lows. Laughs and tears. A guy stuck in a toilet. But ...

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Verna Laboy: "It just adds to our life, to the quality of our life when we really explore nature."

Missouri on Mic - July 04, 2022 12:30 - 3 minutes
Verna Laboy spoke with the Missouri On Mic team at an annual tree giveaway for Arbor Day that was held at the Columbia Farmers Market in April. She’s a gardener and spoke about her connection to nature.

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Mike Guardia - Big Blend Radio Independence Day Show

Way Back When History Radio - July 04, 2022 12:00 - 59 minutes
Focusing on Independence Day, this episode of Big Blend Radio's "Military Monday" Show features award-winning military historian and author Mike Guardia. This show honors the sacrifices soldiers have made for freedom in the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812, World Wars 1 & II, Korean and Viet...

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Happy 4th of July: Independence Day in the United State of America

Black History Matters 365 - July 04, 2022 12:00 - 1 minute
Happy 4th of July The Day of Independence This day in 1776 that the Declaration of Independence was adopted by the Continental Congress July 4 commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. In 1941, July 4 was declared as a paid holiday for all federal employees. The Uni...

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1.43: Topics in History #4: The Declaration of Independence

Bourbon and History - July 04, 2022 12:00 - 35 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
On this day 246 years ago, the Declaration of Independence was presented by the Continental Congress, officially severing all ties between the 13 American colonies and Great Britain. The Declaration, written mostly by Virginian Thomas Jefferson, espoused the enlightenment ideals set-forth by the...

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66. I Wish I Was Wrong

Drunk In The Library - July 04, 2022 11:00 - 1 hour
This week, Kaila is talking about a woman who changed the face of vaccines without her knowledge and Brooke is talking about how a person's natural scent determines if they're friend material.

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The Avro Manchester: The Lancaster’s Unlucky Older Brother...

Wars of The World - July 04, 2022 11:00 - 27 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
The story of the Lancaster actually begins with the downfall of an earlier Avro aircraft that failed to live up to the high expectations that birthed it. Even in aviation circles, the Avro Manchester is an almost forgotten aircraft, making such a relatively small impact on the war it is complete...

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Week 151 | WWF Fully Loaded 98 Main PLUS 7/27/98 | SCSA/Taker vs. Outlaws (WWF Tag Titles) Hogan vs. DDP (WCW)

The Monday Night WARtchAlong - July 04, 2022 10:00 - 1 hour
We have a FULLY LOADED episode here with the main event of WWF Fully Loaded 1998 which Undertaker and Stone Cold taking on Kane and Mankind for their Tag Team Titles. The next night on RAW it's Taker/SCSA vs. The New Age Outlaws for the Tag Titles (Spoiler). On Nitro we got Hollywood Hogan facing...

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Ep 73 - The Space Race: "What Was the Third Guy's Name?"

Gems Of History - July 04, 2022 09:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 10 ratings
For the 4th of July, we decided to cover an American milestone - the moon landing. During the Cold War, there was a lot of focus put on both the Soviet Union and the United States to be the first country to put a man into space and eventually on the moon. The United States eventually won, but th...

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Dynamos: Clementine Hunter

Womanica - July 04, 2022 09:00 - 6 minutes ★★★★ - 707 ratings
Clementine Hunter (c. 1887-1988) was a prolific painter who didn’t pick up her first paintbrush until her 50s. She’s one of Louisiana’s most celebrated artists. Though she never traveled more than 100 miles from her hometown, her paintings have been displayed in exhibitions and galleries all ove...

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388: Ghislaine Maxwell Gets LIGHT Sentence | True Crime Today

True Crime Today | A True Crime Podcast - July 04, 2022 09:00 - 30 minutes ★★★★★ - 364 ratings
San Antonio cops find 50 migrants dead in ‘150F’ truck & rescue 16 others after chilling cry led to ‘STACKS of bodies’ Ghislaine Maxwell sentenced in Epstein sex abuse case Subway employee shot dead by the customer in an argument over mayo If you like TRUE CRIME TODAY - Be sure to search and ...

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Introducing The Tragedy of Cinema

Hillbilly Horror Stories - July 04, 2022 09:00 - 44 minutes ★★★★★ - 3.2K ratings
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Season 3 Episode 25 - The Juaben War

History of Africa - July 04, 2022 09:00 - 29 minutes ★★★★★ - 100 ratings
In the aftermath of the catastrophic Third Anglo-Ashanti War, Asantehene Kofi Kakari desperately tries to bring Ashanti finances into a state of normalcy and gets impeached for his efforts. The responsibility to stop the imminent economic and political collapse of the Ashanti Empire falls to Kak...

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120 - Mysterious Murders!

Our Weird World - July 04, 2022 09:00 - 31 minutes
3 murders. 3 mysteries. Who did it? The world may never know... (IT WAS PAUL MUELLER!) Like the show on Facebook - Follow John on Twitter and Instagram @TheJohnHinson

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Parks & Wyldlife - 059

TEXISH - July 04, 2022 08:17 - 35 minutes ★★★★★ - 19 ratings
The Boys take a break from talking about things outta their depth, to focus on the real issues: what to do when the bears attack. Gather round the proverbial (or actual) campfire to get hit with our favorite Texas playgrounds. 

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Women's Football

Under the Grid - July 04, 2022 08:00 - 24 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
Catherine takes us back to meet the enterprising young women’s football teams of the late 1930s. We discover who was dominant, who was nicknamed “the canaries” and how they all let their hair down after games. Transcript available at Tw...

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Women's Football

Under the Grid - July 04, 2022 08:00 - 24 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
Catherine takes us back to meet the enterprising young women’s football teams of the late 1930s. We discover who was dominant, who was nicknamed “the canaries” and how they all let their hair down after games. Transcript available at Tw...

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1849: The Odd Life and Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe

One Nation Under Crime - July 04, 2022 08:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 24 ratings
This week's episode was Kayla's dream came true and the ONUC gals covered the odd life and mysterious death of Edgar Allan Poe.  Trigger Warning Level: Low Visit our website for all of the ways to contact and follow us. We are on Twitter @onucpod, Instagram @onenati...

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Ep 47 - Dark Water: The Mysterious Death of Elisa Lam

Stories of Strangeness - July 04, 2022 08:00 - 33 minutes
In this episode, Mike tells us about the mysterious disappearance and death of Elisa Lam, and how it mirrors the story of the film Dark Water, released 8 years prior. We also talk about the best ways to hide a body, why people agree to tell their darkest secrets on tv, and why metal musicians are...

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Kurunthogai 381 – The consequence of a smile

Sangam Lit - July 04, 2022 07:05 - 5 minutes ★★★★★ - 18 ratings
In this episode, we observe a counter-intuitive method of offering consolation, as depicted in Sangam Literary work, Kurunthogai 381, penned by an anonymous poet. Set in the coastal regions of 'Neythal', the verse speaks in the voice of the confidante to the lady, speaking in a disparaging tone a...

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Ep 53 Interview with a Taphophile: Shannon Scott

Stones, Bones & Shadows - July 04, 2022 07:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 10 ratings
This week we are bringing back Interview with a Taphophile with a man named Shannon Scott. He is a tour guide that gives tours out of Bonaventure and other amazing cemeteries in Savannah, Georgia.  --- Send in a voice message: Support this podca...

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#50: Project Gemini, Part II

Ghosts of Arlington Podcast - July 04, 2022 07:00 - 30 minutes ★★★★★ - 7 ratings
After the Mercury 7 were selected, an unofficial project sought to test 13 women pilots to see if they pass  the same tests. The Mercury 13 - or FLATs (Fist Lady Astronauts Trainees) - all passed the Phase I tests but the project was cancelled before most of them could go any further. Because th...

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Episode 46: Tribute to the Royal Ulster Constabulary - Interview with Stephen White, ex-RUC ACC and Chair of the RUC George Cross Foundation

Tango Juliet Foxtrot - the police podcast - July 04, 2022 07:00 - 1 hour
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the creation of the Royal Ulster Constabulary, in June 1922. In 1999 Her Majesty the Queen collectively awarded the George Cross to the men, women and families of RUC officers. Between 1969 and 1998, over 300 officers were murdered by terrorists and many ...

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28.) Woodrow Wilson 1913-1921

[Abridged] Presidential Histories - July 04, 2022 07:00 - 51 minutes
Woodrow Wilson was once regarded as one of the great progressive presidents of the 20th century. Then historians took another look at his record on race. Today, he's a bit of a mixed bag. But one thing you can't argue is the years he was president changed the world. Follow along as Wilson gives...

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Alma Pihl

Gem Pursuit - July 04, 2022 06:00 - 1 hour
In part 3 of our sixth season Golden Girls, we jet off to Finland to meet Ulla Tillander-Godenhielm and learn about the life of one of the most one-of-a-kind jewellery designers in history, the wonderful Alma Pihl. Ulla comes from a great jewellery family herself, her great-grandfather was...

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History Hack: Antiochus the Great with Graham Wrightson

History Hack - July 04, 2022 06:00 - 49 minutes ★★★★★ - 53 ratings
Graham Wrightson joins us to talk all about the fighting career of Antiochus the Great and his battles against Rome. Buy Graham's book, The Battles of Antiochus the Great: The failure of combined arms at Magnesia that handed the world to Rome, at the History Hack Bookshop here: https://uk.books...

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Remnant Stew - July 04, 2022 06:00 - 59 minutes
S3E14 | Whether we notice it or not we are surrounded by symbols that communicate to us an idea or a concept. Today we’ll be delving into the origin of some of the most recognizable symbols we encounter everyday. In this episode: [02:36] The Star of David – Theories of origin and evolution of ...