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  • The Original Iron Mike

    29 APR 2024 · Michael Malloy was an unlikely superhero. And, maybe he didn't use his powers to better society. Alright, he really, really didn't use his powers for good. 
    21m 40s
  • The Devil's Fingers - Paganini

    16 APR 2023 · In the not so distant past, the violin was considered the Devil's instrument and Niccolo Paganini was the Dark Lord's favorite player.
    13m 49s
  • The Combat of the Thirty

    1 APR 2023 · Surprise! Obscure History is back and we are talking about one of the strangest battles of the Hundred Years' War. Stay tuned to the end of the episode for some important Obscure History information, as well as some personal updates! Music by: Joshua Zurbrick and, Mid-Air Machine
    17m 2s
  • Take Nothing for Granted - Obscure Ball

    27 JUN 2022 · Sorry about missing an episode in the middle of a series! Check out Obscure Ball: Additional Health Resources: - this is a collection of abortion resources - this is a campaign to normalize abortion - donate to support abortion funds by state - donate to the national network of abortion funds (donations split between 80+ abortion funds) - this is a list of abortion clinics across the country that need volunteers - this is language for companies to use to stand against the ruling - here are early abortion access pills you can store in your cabinet - this is an abortion access hotline - buy early pregnancy test strips - get info on types of birth control - this is a collection of these above links and more. Managed by @starplanes - DM them on twitter to add more - abortion policy by state as of June 1, 2022 More in-depth version:
    1h 7m 32s
  • Tunnels Under the Capital - Harrison Gray Dyer - Part One

    20 JUN 2022 · Check out Onyx Coffee Lab today! Also, join the discord server, it's free!
    27m 11s
  • The Greatest Runner in Cuba - Andarin Carvajal

    13 JUN 2022 · Check out Onyx Coffee Lab and buy some beans: Notes&utm_custom[email] Also, check out the free Discord Server to chat with me directly!
    20m 19s
  • The Mystery of D.B. Cooper - History Daily

    6 JUN 2022 · November 24, 1971. An unidentified man hijacks a Boeing 727 and extorts $200,000 of ransom money before parachuting to an uncertain fate over Washington State. Check out History Daily at On History Daily, we do history, daily. Every weekday, host Lindsay Graham (American Scandal, American History Tellers) takes you back in time to explore a momentous event that happened ‘on this day’ in history. Whether it’s to remember the tragedy of December 7th, 1941, the day “that will live in infamy,” or to celebrate that 20th day in July, 1969, when mankind reached the moon, History Daily is there to tell you the true stories of the people and events that shaped our world—one day at a time. So if you’re stuck in traffic, bored at work—wherever you are, listen to History Daily to remind yourself that something incredible happened to make that day historic. A co-production from award-winning podcasters Airship and Noiser.
    18m 13s
  • The Strange History of Ornamental Hermits

    23 MAY 2022 · Check out the Discord, it's free: Also, get your brain right: Also also, check out my friends at and
    20m 57s
  • America's Anti-Flirt Club

    16 MAY 2022 · Join the Obscure History Discord server, it's free! Check out to get your brain right. Also, check out my friends at and
    25m 54s
  • The Tragic History of Mother's Day - Anna Jarvis

    10 MAY 2022 · Get the mental health help you need with Also, check out my pals:
    16m 57s
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