The Past and The Curious
Ep. 13: The Cheesiest
  • Mick Sullivan

Cheesy tales and a really cheesy song. Andrew Jackson’s cheese wheel, Civil War soldiers groan about hardtack and sing the classic Stephen Foster Parody, “Hardtack Come Again No More.”

Ep. 12: Shaking Hands with Presidents
  • Mick Sullivan

Ever shaken a Presidential Hand?

Ep. 11 Hitting the Road: Niagara – A Kids Listen Sweep Episode
  • Mick Sullivan

July Kids Listen Sweep Episode: Niagara in a barrel, how to build a bridge over the falls and "Don't Fence Me In."

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Ep. 10 Underwear!
  • Mick Sullivan

Tales of important people from history getting caught in their underwear!

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Ep. 9 On The Move: Nelly Bly, Henry Box Brown, All Around this World
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People on the move!

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Kids Listen Sweep Episode – Family Trees
  • Mick Sullivan

We're joining the party with our friends at KidsListen.org and everyone's created a show on the theme Family Trees. Listen to our chat with Rae Anne Sauer from the Sons of The American Revolution Genealogy Library.

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Ep. 8: Magic? Mesmer, Fox Sisters, Robert-Houdin, I’ll See You In My Dreams
  • Mick Sullivan

Stories of Magic, or people creating the illusion of magic...

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Episode Seven – Food Tales!
  • Mick Sullivan

We're sharing fun food tales, but are they true?

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Episode 6 – Heights: Ferris Wheel, Charles Blondin, East of the Sun, and More!
  • Mick Sullivan

February's episode is all about Heights!

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Episode Five – Bird Tales!
  • Mick Sullivan

In honor of National Bird Day, this episode features some great bird stories from history. Victoria Reibel reads the story of Charles Morton, a man who tried to explain the mystery of bird migration with an otherworldly hypothesis. Jason Lawrence reads the tale of Cher Ami, one of the bravest little birds the world has […]

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2016 Holiday Audio Short: Christmas Pickle
  • Mick Sullivan

Our 2016 Holiday Short!

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