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Origin of Everything
Origin of Everything
Why Do Women Shave Their Legs?
Why do women shave their legs and armpit hair, but men don’t?
Ep37 | 7m 27s
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6 Weird Facts About the History of Birth Control
The history of birth control is very long and very odd.
Ep36 | 9m 17s
Why Do We Say "Asian American" Not "Oriental"?
Why do Americans no longer use the word “Oriental”?
Ep35 | 6m 59s
Why it Was Illegal to be Ugly?
For nearly 100 years it was illegal to be “ugly.” How did we put an end to this?
Ep34 | 5m 53s
What Was Jesus' Real Name?
How did we get the name “Jesus”? And is “Christ” a last name?
Ep33 | 4m 18s
History of the Word “Gay”
Why did “GAY” stop meaning “happy” and start referring “same sex relationships?
Ep32 | 6m 3s
Do Standardized Tests Do More Harm Than Good?
Do standardized test help or harm students?
Ep31 | 9m 8s
When Men Wore High Heels
For much of their history high heels were seen as a marker of an epic masculinity.
Ep30 | 6m 27s
The 2nd Amendment Explained
We dive into the Supreme Court cases that shaped our understanding of the 2nd amendment.
Ep29 | 9m 28s
Is Breakfast the Most Important Meal?
Where does the idea that Breakfast is the most important meal of the day come from?
Ep28 | 9m 6s
What If There Were No Taxes?
How would America be different if federal income taxes had never been made into law?
Ep27 | 8m 58s
The Origin of Race in the USA
How did Americans come to believe that race equals visible physical characteristics?
Ep26 | 9m 22s
What If Islam Conquered Europe?
Could Muslim forces have conquered Europe during the Middle Ages?
Ep25 | 8m 37s
Would You Have Joined the American Revolution?
Would You Have Joined The American Revolution?
Ep24 | 9m 6s
When DId Marriage Become about Love?
How did love conquer marriage?
Ep23 | 7m 28s
Why Do We Wash Our Hands After Going to the Bathroom?
Why did we start washing our hands after going to the bathroom?
Ep22 | 7m 50s
Why Does the ❤️ Heart Symbol ❤️ Look That Way?
But have you ever wondered why the ❤️ looks the way it does?
Ep21 | 5m 54s
Is the Rosa Parks Story True?
So why do we all know a misleading story about Rosa Parks?
Ep20 | 8m 14s
Why was Pink for Boys and Blue for Girls?
Up until the 1940’s a lot of people thought pink was the more masculine color.
Ep19 | 9m 3s
Does the Rorschach Inkblot Test Work?
Can these weird little blobs actually reveal anything about your personality?
Ep18 | 8m 1s
Why Do Kids Have Their Own Bedrooms?
Why do kids have their own sleeping area at all?
Ep17 | 7m 49s
How Did Martin Luther King Jr. Get a Holiday?
Did you know Martin Luther King Jr Day wasn’t celebrated in all 50 states until 2000?
Ep16 | 9m 40s
Why Does Santa Wear Red?
Why does Santa not wear any other color?
Ep15 | 6m 17s
Why Are There So Few Women in Computer Science?
Women were many of the very first computer programmers, so what changed?
Ep14 | 6m 16s