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Aug 20, 2019

In which you will learn:

  • Why pregnant women were encouraged to drink Guinness
  • Which beer's marketing involved telling people it wasn't all that great
  • A whole bunch of political slogans from the last 200 yrs

Aug 13, 2019

In which you will learn

  • Barbie's real name
  • A whole lot more about doll-engineering than you ever needed to
  • Absolutely nothing at all about Barbie's missing sister

Aug 6, 2019

In which you will learn:

  • Exactly how many bricks it would take to build a lego house
  • Which commercial set would take you the longest to build
  • Which Harry Potter characters have been lucky enough to be bricked

Jul 30, 2019

In which you will learn:

  • Which Oxford college bought a hall to retrieve something that had been stolen
  • What strange items have ended up on the rooftops of Cambridge
  • Absolutely nothing about any of the alumni

Jul 23, 2019

In which you will learn:

  • What the first newspaper in the world was
  • Why newspaper publishers in Britain in the early 1800s were NOT to be messed with
  • What Florida Man has been up to recently