Spirits

A boozy weekly podcast about mythology, legends and folklore. Hear fresh takes on classic myths and learn new stories from around the world, served up over ice by two tipsy history geeks.

https://www.spiritspodcast.com/

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 47m. Bisher sind 225 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 7 days 6 hours

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214: Your Urban Legends XLIV - Pets & Animals!


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213: Your Urban Legends XLIII - Second Chances!


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212: Over the Moon (Myth Movie Night)


We’re closing out this year with the tale of Chang’e - or rather, the many tales of the Chinese moon goddess. We cry through a musical, blend tales of betrayal and love, and discuss the honesty of grief and moving on, drinks in hand.  Content...


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211: A Christmas Carol (with Emily VanDerWerff)


A year ago, we said we’d have Emily VanDerWerff on to talk about A Christmas Carol, and damn it, we delivered! We talk cozy ghost stories, bringing back the tradition of wrecking the homes of the rich, and how trickle down economics ruined A...


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210: Your Urban Legends XXXXII - The Worst Question We’ve Ever Asked


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209: Past Lives


We haven’t gotten existential about death in a while, so let’s talk about past lives! We touch upon the religious and philosophical origins of rebirth and reincarnation, and discuss the modern interest and study of past life regression. ...


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208: Beowulf (with Maria Dahvana Headley)


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207: Advice from Folklore (with Moiya McTier)


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206: Your Urban Legends XXXXI - Trapper Keeper Confusion


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