Your Brain on Facts

Your Brain on Facts

Moxie LaBouche
Blue Plate Special (ep.140)
Jan 12, 2021 36 min

Blue Plate Special (ep.140)

A wise man once asked "Where is the blue food?" but that's burying the lead when it comes to food and color.
It's My Party (ep. 139)
Jan 05, 2021 31 min

It's My Party (ep. 139)

Baller balls, extravagant evenings, riotous receptions, and sinful shindigs, join us for a trip through some of history's greatest parties.
Greatest Hits - You Gonna Eat That?
Dec 29, 2020 28 min

Greatest Hits - You Gonna Eat That?

One man's holiday feast is another man's traumatic experience. With special guests Where Does It Go?
US vs UK Christmas
Dec 24, 2020 1 hr 17 min

US vs UK Christmas

What's a Christmas cracker? Why are there so many Hallmark movies? Join myself and Mike from Genuine ChitChat as we compare and contrast (and hold each other accountable for what our countries do for Christmas).
Greatest Hits - The Jews Who Wrote Christmas
Dec 24, 2020 30 min

Greatest Hits - The Jews Who Wrote Christmas

You know Dasher and Dancer, Prancer and Vixen, but did you know this song, and the poem it was based on, were both written by Jews? You won't believe how many classic Christmas songs were!
Greatest Hits - Christmas Spirits and (and Other Monsters)
Dec 23, 2020 25 min

Greatest Hits - Christmas Spirits and (and Other Monsters)

(From 2018) You've probably heard about the Austrian Christmas demon Krampus, but what about Befana, the Italian Christmas witch? In what country do you need reservations for Xmas dinner at KFC? Where do people wish you happy holidays with a specific request for presents?
The Years (plural) Without A Christmas (ep. 138)
Dec 22, 2020 37 min

The Years (plural) Without A Christmas (ep. 138)

Having a Covid Christmas sucks, but we'll make it through. And hey, at least we're not making our turkey out of spam, and hanging decorations won't get you a $20,000 fine or sent away for "re-education."
Only 80's Kids Will Fear This (ep. 137)
Dec 15, 2020 37 min

Only 80's Kids Will Fear This (ep. 137)

Growing up in the 1980's made it seem like you would eventually burst into flame, be given free drugs, or be snatched by a stranger. The reality? Not so much.
Big Brass Banned (ep. 136)
Dec 08, 2020 39 min

Big Brass Banned (ep. 136)

If you've got the power, you never have to listen to a musical instrument you don't like again ( cough accordion cough ), and neither will anyone else.
Do Not Adjust Your TV (Greatest Hits)
Dec 01, 2020 30 min

Do Not Adjust Your TV (Greatest Hits)

The greatest hits of broadcast signal hijacking. Topics include: Cold War era, Southern Television, zombies, naughty fun, and Max Headroom.