October 18, 2020

Super Blooper Cut

And so we go out showing you all the times we flubbed, fell, and farted. Thanks for again for joining us. Stay safe out there.

October 4, 2020

Guns and More Guns

In our second to last episode we're tackling a topic that's been on the to-do list since day 1: Guns. We'll talk about how to increase your risk of being shot, justice minded toddlers, and trigger happy dogs.

Sources:

https://cdn0.wideopenspaces.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/16602880_385093748517820_4035165616085928796_n.jpg

https://giffords.org/blog/2020/03/every-incident-of-mishandled-guns-in-schools-blog/

https://www.etymonline.com/word/gun

https://phobia.wikia.org/wiki/Hoplophobia#:~:text=Hoplophobia%20(from%20Greek%20hoplo%2C%20meaning,phobia%20as%20weapons%20are%20deadly.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Amendment_to_the_United_States_Constitution

https://injury.research.chop.edu/violence-prevention-initiative/types-violence-involving-youth/gun-violence/gun-violence-facts-and#.X0clgOhKiiN

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Estimated_number_of_civilian_guns_per_capita_by_country

https://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2013/05/07/gun-homicide-rate-down-49-since-1993-peak-public-unaware/

https://www.washingtonpost.com/resizer/S4RCv_HcDeQiQg1C4BvvwbaQlcE=/arc-anglerfish-washpost-prod-washpost/public/5X2ZKNMFTE2QDNCZDDGRXGZTJA.png

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gary_Kleck

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Defensive_gun_use

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/ss5002a1.htm#:~:text=Sex%2C%20and%20Disposition-,During%201993%2D%2D1998%2C%20an%20estimated%20average%20of%20115%2C000%20firearm,were%20fatal%20(Figure%201).

https://www.amjmed.com/article/S0002-9343(15)01030-X/fulltext

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_firearm-related_death_rate

https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/peru-travel-advisory.html

https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/International-Travel-Country-Information-Pages/Uruguay.html

https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/211201.pdf

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acquaintance_rape#:~:text=In%20the%20U.S.%2C%20acquaintance%20rape,of%20those%20knew%20their%20attacker.

https://www.infoplease.com/us/crime/timeline-of-worldwide-school-and-mass-shootings

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/more-guns-do-not-stop-more-crimes-evidence-shows/

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3487308/Pro-gun-mom-shot-four-year-old-son-STOLE-500-children-s-clothes-using-boy-s-stroller-Florida-store.html

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/dog-shoots-man-brigham-ci_n_1121998

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/oct/26/dog-trigger-shoots-owner-hunt-indiana

http://www.nbcnews.com/id/5950304/ns/health-pet_health/t/puppy-shoots-florida-man-deputies-say/#.X0nK5-hKiiN

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-506809/Dog-shoots-kills-man-freak-hunting-accident.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Race_and_ethnicity_in_the_United_States

https://www.statista.com/statistics/585152/people-shot-to-death-by-us-police-by-race/

https://www.prisonpolicy.org/blog/2020/06/05/policekillings/

https://ktla.com/news/local-news/teen-shoots-himself-in-leg-while-trying-to-scare-ex-girlfriend-new-boyfriend-police-say/

https://www.rawstory.com/2014/01/florida-man-mistakenly-shoots-himself-during-road-rage-incident/

https://www.wideopenspaces.com/graphic-stupid-guy-thought-steel-toed-boot-would-stop-a-45-bullet/

https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/means-matter/means-matter/case-fatality/

https://www.sprc.org/scope/means-suicide

https://giffords.org/blog/2020/03/every-incident-of-mishandled-guns-in-schools-blog/

https://www.ajc.com/news/crime--law/marietta-woman-accused-shooting-into-kfc-after-not-receiving-fork-napkins/qR7C8QmzQ8Ek1ZzpsMx54L/

September 20, 2020

Man Eaters

This week we're chewing the fat talking about animals what chew the fat. Join us as we discuss some of the most deadly anthrophages like lions, bears, and the most heinous of all, the mosquito.

September 13, 2020

Crustaceans

This week it's under water spiders as we talk about crustaceans. Join us as we discuss America's most dangerous job, how to kill someone with a shrimp, and why it's a bad idea to keep critters inside your eye.

Sources:

https://www.etymonline.com/word/crustacea

https://common-phobias.com/Ostraconophobia.htm

https://clinicalanatomy.com/mtd1/873-kabourophobia

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2113824-coconut-crabs-bone-crushing-grip-is-10-times-stronger-than-ours/

http://museum.wa.gov.au/explore/blogs/andrew-hosie/creature-feature-toxic-crabs

https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/54168/meet-worlds-only-known-venomous-crustacean

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crab

https://easyscienceforkids.com/all-about-crustaceans/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tasmanian_giant_crab

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stygotantulus

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_(lobster)

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/12/27/the-10-most-dangerous-jobs-in-america-according-to-bls-data.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaskan_king_crab_fishing

https://money.cnn.com/2012/07/27/pf/jobs/crab-fishing-dangerous-jobs/index.htm

https://bugbustersusa.com/2017/09/18/gribbles-are-the-termites-of-the-sea/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaskan_Way_Seawall

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gribble

https://www.google.com/search?q=benthic&oq=benthic&aqs=chrome..69i57j0l7.2688j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

https://myfwc.com/research/saltwater/crustaceans/glossary/

https://allthatsinteresting.com/coconut-crab

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pentastomida

https://www.earthlife.net/inverts/pentastoma.html#:~:text=The%20Phylum%20Pentastomida,Bilaterally%20symmetrical%20and%20vermiform.

https://naturespoisons.com/2015/03/26/cerberin-death-by-coconut-crab/

https://www.oregonlive.com/business/2020/01/everybody-was-trying-to-get-out-alaska-crab-boat-sinking-survivor-describes-fatal-night.html

https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/east/2006/02/13/65299.htm

August 23, 2020

Coffee & Tea

This week we drink to the bottom of the cup to learn about coffee and tea. Join us as we discuss drinking poop, trading tea for opium, and how coffee won the American civil war.

Sources:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graham_Young

https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/07/25/485227943/if-war-is-hell-then-coffee-has-offered-u-s-soldiers-some-salvation#:~:text=If%20war%20is%20hell%2C%20then%20for%20many%20soldiers%20throughout%20American,Civil%20War%2C%20Vietnam%20and%20Afghanistan.

https://www.history.com/news/coffee-houses-revolutions

https://www.metro.us/are-coffee-enemas-dangerous-yes-so-dont-do-them-even-if-gwyneth-paltrow-says-to/

https://asiapacificcurriculum.ca/learning-module/opium-wars-china

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-36781368

https://membracid.wordpress.com/2013/02/24/insect-poop-tea/

http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20160425-the-pot-of-tea-that-costs-10000#:~:text=China's%20ancient%20bushes%20of%20Da,times%20its%20weight%20in%20gold.&text=In%202002%2C%20a%20wealthy%20purchaser,legendary%20Da%20Hong%20Pao%20tea.

https://www.ncausa.org/About-Coffee/What-is-Coffee

https://science.howstuffworks.com/innovation/edible-innovations/tea1.htm

https://tea-drunk.com/history-of-tea

https://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/long-reads/article/2095707/great-tea-robbery-how-british-stole-chinas

https://www.thespruceeats.com/the-origin-of-coffee-765180

https://www.worldatlas.com/articles/top-10-coffee-consuming-nations.html

https://www.statista.com/statistics/507950/global-per-capita-tea-consumption-by-country/#:~:text=In%202016%2C%20Turkey%20was%20the,followed%20by%20India%20and%20Kenya.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Root_beer

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tasseography

https://murderpedia.org/male.Y/y/young-graham.htm

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