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A podcast of fascinating facts! What do extraterrestrial radio signals and a mushroom from Texas have in common? What is a “number station“ and why is it so spine-tinglingly creepy? Join comedians Shane Rogers and Duncan MacEwan for an entertaining and hilarious deep-dive into obscure facts from science, history and pop culture. A new topic each week!

March 11, 2021

Misnomers and False Advertising

A peanut isn't a nut, a king crab isn't a crab, a koala isn't a bear, and the funny bone isn't a bone. Listen to this week's episode to find out all of the ways in which your entire life is a lie. 

In this episode:

  • Funny Bone
  • King Crab and Horseshoe Crab
  • Jellyfish and Starfish
  • Koala Bears
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Coconut and Peanut
  • Horned Toad
  • Head Cheese
  • Guinea Pig
  • Pencil Lead
  • Tinfoil
  • Glow Worms and Fireflies
  • Holland
  • The 100 Years War

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Episode Transcript:

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