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Half-Arsed History

 4.9 via 4,671 ratings in Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Podcast Addict
via Rephonic
A comedy podcast from Riley Knight

Welcome along to Half-Arsed History! It’s a weekly podcast highlighting absurd and entertaining stories from history. Three times a week, it helps host Riley Knight feel as though his useless history degree has some kind of real-world relevance.

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If you’ve just discovered the show and aren’t sure which of the 300+ episodes to start with, here are some suggestions:

Episode 139: The History of the Toilet -

Episode 75: The Great Emu War -

Episode 197: The History of Nuclear Weapons -

Episode 233: The 1930 FIFA World Cup -

Episode 106: The First Circumnavigation -

Half-Arsed History acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the unceded Gubbi Gubbi (Kabi Kabi) Land on which the podcast is written and recorded, and pays respect to First Nations Elders past, present, and emerging. Indigenous sovereignty was never ceded. This continent always was, and always will be, Aboriginal Land.

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