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!

August 25, 2022

The Most-Frequently Misused Words in the English Language

What are the most consistently misused words and phrases in the English language? Find out in this week's nitpicking, pedantic, gloriously sesquipedalian episode of MFFI. 


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In this episode:  

  • Terrific
  • Queer
  • Ironic
  • Literally
  • Meretricious 
  • Irregardless
  • Disinterested
  • Electrocute
  • Refute
  • Fewer vs Less
  • Nauseous 
  • Nonplussed
  • Eggcorns
  • I Could Care Less
  • Shoo-In
  • For All Intents and Purposes
  • Piqued
  • Hunger Pangs
  • You've Got Another Think Coming
  • Dog Eat Dog World
  • Coleslaw
  • Buck Naked

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