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In Research Of

Jan 16, 2022

EXPLICIT TAG - this episode contains a lot of swearing and complaining.

Blake and Jeb go in search of a lost Norse settlement in Canada, but discover that the real treasure isn't Vikings, and it definitely isn't the racist bullshit you meet along the way.  

 

Links:

Thomas E. Lee - professor whose weird (racist)...


Dec 24, 2021

This is a teaser for a Patreon Exclusive - NOT JEB'S MAYA.

 

For nearly a year I've been wanting to take advantage of the amusing wordplay possibility made possible by Jeb's name and academic focus. So, I present to you:  Not Jeb's Maya, a respectful homage to NPR's Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me.  (With all due apologies to...


Dec 23, 2021

Jeb and Blake are joined by Ken Feder (Frauds, Myths & Mysteries , Fifty Sites) to discuss the question of whether Sherlock Holmes was largely a real person - namely Arthur Conan Doyle.

The Great Game - the playful (usually) exploration of the idea that Sherlock was real

Michael Saler, As If 

Sherlockian and author


Dec 3, 2021

Jeb and Blake examine the idea that the builders of Cahokia's "Woodhenge" might have had links with the Maya.  

Some things we discuss in this episode:

Cahokia 

Mound 72 

Recent paper on the Mounds of Cahokia

Dr. Warren Wittry 

Dr. Warren Wittry

Dr. Wittry discovered the woodhenge that is a large part of the focus of this episode.

Dr. Warren Wittry 

The...


Nov 20, 2021

Jeb and Blake continue their look at the 1984 film Ghostbusters.  The full version of this has an additional 90 mins of coverage and is available at our Patreon page for as little as $2/month.