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How Can I Tell the Future From Tea Leaves?

How Can I Tell the Future From Tea Leaves?

This week, we explore: “How can I tell the future from tea leaves?” We’ve taken to the sky with astrology. We’ve taken to the cards with tarot. But can a plant tell you the future? Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If…

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Doctor Oz: From Doctor to Charlatan

Doctor Oz: From Doctor to Charlatan

This week we look at Doctor Oz. A man who was once a very prolific heart surgeon. S man who is now making millions of dollars pushing weight loss pills, nose irrigation, and coronavirus cures. But how did we get here and just how dangerous is he? Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same…

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101 Reasons It’s a Horrible Idea to Keep an Exotic Animal as a Pet (w/ David Enden)

101 Reasons It’s a Horrible Idea to Keep an Exotic Animal as a Pet (w/ David Enden)

This week we explore 101 reasons it’s a horrible idea to keep an exotic animal as a pet. We brought David Enden back to discuss many topics inspired by Netflix’s documentary: Tiger King. That is to say, we watched Tiger King and thought about how stupid it would be to have an exotic animal as a pet. We’ll discuss a lot of big cats, but we’ll also talk bears, wolves, reptiles, etc. You don’t need to have watched Tiger King…

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Is Cabin Fever Real and How Can I Fight It?

Is Cabin Fever Real and How Can I Fight It?

This week we discuss, “Is cabin fever real and how can I fight it?” Hypothetically, let’s imagine we’re all in a situation that makes us feel isolated. You might feel a spot of cabin fever. But what is that and how can you fight it? Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So…

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COVID-19: Electric Boogaloo

COVID-19: Electric Boogaloo

Yeah, we did an episode on COVID-19. But a loooot has changed since then. So we’re going to have one more depressing week and get back to the fun! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If you’ve got a strange question you…

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Why Should I Fill Out the Census?

Why Should I Fill Out the Census?

Because it’s important, dang it! But we’ll talk about the history of censuses, how it’s conducted, and how the information is used. It’s awesome! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If you’ve got a strange question you want answered ask us on…

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Where is the Fountain of Youth?

Where is the Fountain of Youth?

This week we explore, “Where is the Fountain of Youth?” Disclaimer: Jon mentions a song he thinks is called Ponce de Leon. What he meant was Pon de Floor and our entire episode is ruined. Anyway, try to get past that fact and enjoy the twists and turns of people trying to find the Fountain of Youth throughout history. Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want…

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5 More Lies Your Teacher Taught You

5 More Lies Your Teacher Taught You

This week, we explore, “5 more lies your teacher taught you.” We’ve talked about how there’s more than 5 sense, how people didn’t think the world was flat. Now it’s time to tackle tongue maps, the myth that Einstein failed math, and more! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us…

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Nick Touches Jon’s Feet… AKA Reflexology

Nick Touches Jon’s Feet… AKA Reflexology

This week, Nick touches Jon’s feet. But hey, it’s all in the name of science! And all in the name of studying reflexology. Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the same time. So join us every Wednesday for another fun filled learn! If you’ve got a strange question you want answered ask us on Facebook,…

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Is Chiropractic All It’s Cracked Up To Be?

Is Chiropractic All It’s Cracked Up To Be?

This week, we explore, “Is chiropractic all it’s cracked up to be?” Many people with back pain may go to a chiropractor for a quick fix. But there’s a large percentage that also go to get some… odd things cured. Does it actually work though? We’ll find out! Every week on Stranger Still, we take the questions you’ve never questioned to ask and try to answer them. We want to make you laugh and teach you something interesting at the…

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