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Ridiculous History

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History is beautiful, brutal and, often, ridiculous. Join Ben Bowlin and Noel Brown as they dive into some of the weirdest stories from across the span of human civilization in Ridiculous History, a podcast by iHeartRadio.


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    I got through only 25 minutes of the episode on Admiral Nelson. I wanted to learn more about Nelson’s life and hear someone’s analysis or opinion on the significance of Nelson’s various victories and contributions to strategy. more

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    Every time I hear people take you to task about the way you all speak with each other, it makes me wonder: Were they were looking for an audio version of the encyclopedia Britannica, or are they struggling to utilize that writing degree? You have great cadence, relatable banter, and me as a fan! Do stuff, and things.

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Chart Positions

#41 United States/History
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#24 United States/History
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#30 Canada/History
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#102 United Kingdom/History
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#46 Australia/History
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#99 Germany/History

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