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Futility Closet

By Greg Ross

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Forgotten stories from the pages of history. Join us for surprising and curious tales from the past and challenge yourself with our lateral thinking puzzles.

Customer Reviews

Almost great!

This podcast has such potential. I want to see it continue. I wish the presenters/creators had some sort of personality. It is painfully dry. I want to suggest it to my friends but just can't. 4 stars for the content and the potential to be a very interesting well thought out entertaining podcast. Carry on. Don't give up.

Interesting, but dry

It may be because this podcast is in its early days and the hosts are still getting a feel for recording, but there's a stiff and almost formal vibe to this podcast. Still, the content is interesting and I appreciate the effort that seems to be put into fact-checking. I'll definitely check out future episodes.

Weird and fascinating tales

Each episode's half hour seems to go by very quickly -- always a sign of a good, interesting podcast. The facts, trivia, and historical oddities that the hosts discuss are really intriguing and sometimes bizarre, and leave me thinking about them long after the podcast is over. Definitely give this podcast a try!

Futility Closet
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  • Category: History
  • Language: English

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