Absurd History

by Absurd History

Absurd History
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 3
  • Last: 24 Feb 2018
We're two guys that love history and the absurdity of things people did that are often glossed over. We've had many outrageous discussions, so we thought why not record them and put it on the internet. Your hosts today are Zach Levy, and my friend Michael Brown. Let's get started.

Episodes (3)

  • 3 - Insane Ancient Battles
    3 - Insane Ancient Battles
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    Published: 24 Feb 2018 Duration: 30:54
    Ancient battles were brutal, but there were a few that were downright insane! Tune in to learn about some pretty crazy ancient battles.
    Ancient battles were brutal, but there were a few that were downright insane! Tune in to learn about some pretty crazy ancient battles.

  • 1 - Using the Toilet in Ancient Rome
    1 - Using the Toilet in Ancient Rome
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    Published: 19 Dec 2017 Duration: 28:29
    Everybody has to poop, but some of us have it easier than others. There have been a number of inventions in the last couple centuries that have contributed to the creation of a very comfortable bathroom experience. In Ancient Rome, it was n... Read more →
    Everybody has to poop, but some of us have it easier than others. There have been a number of inventions in the last couple centuries that have contributed to the creation of a very comfortable bathroom experience. In Ancient Rome, it was n... Read more →

  • 2 - Medieval Medicine
    2 - Medieval Medicine
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    Published: 14 Nov 2017 Duration: 40:46
    Ever wonder why people rarely lived past 30 in Medieval Europe? It probably had to do with the terrible and counter-productive medical procedures available from untrained "doctors". Catch a glimpse of the truly outrageous medical practices ... Read more →
    Ever wonder why people rarely lived past 30 in Medieval Europe? It probably had to do with the terrible and counter-productive medical procedures available from untrained "doctors". Catch a glimpse of the truly outrageous medical practices ... Read more →