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Your Brain on Facts

Things you never knew and a few things you thought you did know.  Imagine a Venn diagram where the podcasts Lore and Good Job, Brain! overlap with the YouTube channel Today I Found Out and the countdown episodes on CineFix - that's Your Brain On Facts!

Aug 24, 2021

The devil is in the details.  This week, we look at how missing or inserted commas, forsaken hyphens, and flat-out typos have led to expensive chaos.

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Aug 17, 2021

Hang out with your fellow Brainiacs.  

The Olympic games have come and gone, but what kind of games have gone before?  Today we look at events removed from the Olympics, like pistol dueling and poodle grooming, plus the legit legend that was Jim Thorpe.

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Aug 10, 2021

It's been quite a while since we got a review for the YBOF book.  Can you take a sec and let us know what you thought?

Voted on by our Patreon supporters, today we're looking at people you've probably heard of but might not know that much about, the bakingest people in America, the Pennsylvania Dutch.  Who are they? ...