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No Dumb Questions

A Science guy (Destin) from the deep south hashes things out with a Humanities/History guy (Matt) from the wild west.
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Feb 27, 2019

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STUFF FROM THIS EPISODE

Combat of the Thirty

William the Conqueror

What is the difference between a duke, an earl, a lord, a marquis, a baron, and a count?

Definition of feudalism

Battle of Hastings

Battle of Stamford Bridge

Sir William Wallace

Braveheart Trailer

Isabella of France

Philip IV of France

Capetian Dynasty

Valois Dynasty

House of Plantagenet

Battle of Creçy

Where is Brittany, France?

Monfort Family

House of Blois

Monfort Castle

Men in Black - Noisy Cricket

Swarovski Crystals

Jean de Beaumenoir

Sir Robert Bemborough, Captain of Ploërmel

Ploërmel

Squire

Becoming a Knight

Jean Froissart

Wayne’s World - Game On

Ollie (skateboarding)

Honour

Battle of Agincourt

Define Post-truth

History of Photography

Deepfake

Croquart

Battles of Trenton and Princeton

House of Hanover

Guillaume de Montauban

Battle of Poitiers

Joan of Arc

The Marines’ Hymn

Burning Heart - Survivor

Dwayne Johnson “The Rock”

Littlefinger

 

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Feb 15, 2019

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STUFF IN THIS EPISODE:

Risk

Settlers of Catan

The Space Trilogy by C.S. Lewis

Fertile Crescent

Game of Thrones: There’s a Scientific Reason for Westoros’s Years-Long Winters

What is the difference between a mastadon and a wooly mammoth?

Mahout

Targaryen

What is a CMU?

Smarter Every Day - Making a House Out of Mud Bricks

Billion Tree Tsunami

International Space Station

Sentinelese

U.S. Not Seeking Action Against Andaman Tribe

Ecuadoran tribe transformed after killing of 5 missionaries

Through Gates of Splendor by Elisabeth Elliot

What is a cosmological argument?

Bringing Down the ISS

Frederick Jackson Turner

Wedding Ducks

Battle of Agincourt

Welsh Longbowmen

Pershing Missile

History of the Firearm

Constantine

Roman Empire

The Man in the High Castle

Philip K. Dick

Black Mirror

Gene Roddenberry

Panama Canal

Suez Canal

Guns, Germs, and Steel

Bosporus

The Hellespont

Judea

Strait of Hormuz

Chukchi Sea

Denmark

Billion Tree Tsunami

Khyber Pass

George R.R. Martin

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Jan 15, 2019

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How does a whip break the sound barrier?

Castlevania Whip

Karbatschen

Whipcrackers

Aperschnalzen

Xerxes Whips the Hellespont

Engineering Victory: How Technology Won the Civil War

Tie Hacks

Brotherhood of the Broadaxe - Wyoming Tie Hackers

Sherman’s Neckties

The Embattled Confederacy: The Image of War, 1861-1865 Vol. 3

Escaped Slave Gordon Showing His Scarred Back

John 2:13-15

Fettered

Herman Haupt

Bridge of  Cornstalks and Beanpoles

Elk River Bridge

Hoover Dam Bridge

The Whip-Like Physics of Fly Fishing

Identifying the 4 Parts of the Fly Line

Momentum

Momentum Conservation

Coefficient of Restitution

Whipcracking Research Paper?

Havana by Camila Cabello

Smooth Operator by Sade

On the Water by Steve Martin

Rocket by Andrew Peterson

Handlebars by Flobots

Fire by Barns Courtney

Ooh La La by Goldfrapp

Winged Hussars by Sabaton

How Do You Like Me Now by The Heavy

Immigrant Song by Led Zeppelin

The Dark Side by Muse

What a Feeling by Irene Cara

Figure It Out by Royal Blood

Crazy Little Thing Called Love by Queen

Pinball Wizard by The Who

The Passenger by Siouxie and The Banshees

Flirtin’ With Disaster by Molly Hatchet

Pride and Joy by Stevie Ray Vaughan

Lost In Your Eyes by Debbie Gibson

The Coon Huntin’ Monkey by Jerry Clower

Fortunate Son by Credence Clearwater Revival

Particle Man by They Might Be Giants

La Grange by ZZ Top

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Sep 17, 2018

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STUFF FROM THIS EPISODE

Opossum

Possum

What is the difference between an opossum and a possum?

Led Zeppelin - “Kashmir”

Thor Ragnarok - “Immigrant Song”

Boston - “Foreplay / Long Time”

Lord of the Rings Soundtrack - "Riders of Rohan" by Howard Shore

Can a fish see above the water?

Total Internal Reflection

Fish World View - see the sky as a fish sees it!

Snell’s Window

Idiom “to make (someone)”

AuthenTech - Ben Schmanke

Voyage of the Dawn Treader

Reepicheep

Andy Grammer - "85"

Andrew Peterson - "Rocket"

Natalie Taylor - "Control"

Muse - "The Dark Side"

Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers - “On the Water”

Billy Joel - “Downeaster Alexa”

Delta Rae - “Run”

Peter Paul and Mary - “Puff the Magic Dragon”

Puff the Magic Dragon

Audrey Assad - “How Can I Keep From Singing”

Lisa Loeb - “Stay (I Missed You)”

Belinda Carlisle - “Circle In The Sand”

Mikey Lord on Twitter

As Sirens Fall

As Sirens Fall (Facebook)

As Sirens Fall (Twitter)

As Sirens Fall (YouTube)

As Sirens Fall - “Lily”

Plinth

 

 

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Aug 22, 2018
Jul 18, 2018

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STUFF FROM THIS EPISODE

Vulcan Sculpture in Birmingham, Alabama

Vulcan’s Traffic “Light for Life”

Bessemer Process

Sid Meier's Civilization

Replica of the Parthenon in Memphis, TN

Hagia Sophia in Constantinople

Statue of Zeus

Mausoleum

Philo of Byzantium

Herodotus

Callimachus of Cyrene

Antipater

Pyramids of Giza

The Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Archimedes’ Screw

Robert Koldewey

Bird of Paradise

Biltmore

Hammered Dulcimer

Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga

Cuneiform

Huntsville Botanical Gardens

Loblolly Pine Decline and Leptographium Overview - Auburn University

Frederick Law Olmsted

300 The Movie

Bridge to Nowhere

Neo-Babylonian Empire

Mesopotamia

Sumer

Sargon of Akkad

Hammurabi

Code of Hammurabi

Adad Nirari II

Shalmaneser V

Tiglath-Pileser III

Sennacherib

Dr. Stephanie Dalley, “Lost Gardens of Babylon”

Nineveh

Jonah

Kuyunjik Relief

Harappan Civilization

Medes

Persians

Biblical Story of Men Being Thrown in the Fire

Chatsworth House

Democritus

Caesar Augustus

King Kamehameha

 

 

 

 

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May 21, 2018

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STUFF FROM THIS EPISODE

Define “Siege”

Matt’s Audio Book

Warfare Articles Matt Read

Jaws of Defeat Podcast on iTunes

Fort Monroe

Akko

Masada

Siege of Jerusalem

Fort Ticonderoga

World War I Trench Warfare

Eagle’s Nest - Berchtesgaden

Heidelberg Castle

Malta

Battle of Mobile Bay

Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs, Siege of Vicksburg

Civil War Anaconda Plan

Grant’s Canal

Alexander the Great and the Siege of Tyre

Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Battle of Jericho

List of Siege Engines

Battle for Minas Tirith - The Battle Begins

Battle of Pelennor Fields

Ethan Allen

Ballista

Atlatl

Trebuchet

Sapping

Saltpeter

Agincourt

Moat

William the Conqueror and The Battle of Hastings

Motte and Bailey

Parrott Rifle

Smarter Every Day Whitworth Rifle (Not created yet)

Bessemer Process

Paris Gun

Dora Railway Gun

Siege of Antioch

Define Dysentery

Define Cholera

Valhalla

Valkyrie

Odin

Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

Rhône River

Rhine River

Charlemagne

Siege of Paris

Sabaton-Winged Hussars

Siege of Vienna

Battle of Stalingrad

Thirty Years’ War

Siege of Baghdad

Battering Ram

An Example of a Sabaton Concert

 

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