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Ungeniused is a show dedicated to covering the weirdest articles found on Wikipedia. Stephen Hackett and Myke Hurley are here to explain topics and share knowledge you'll never be able to use in real life. Hosted by Myke Hurley and Stephen Hackett.
||CleanUngeniused 19: The Caning of Charles Sumner||On May 22, 1856, Preston Brooks attacked Charles Sumner on the floor of the U.S. Senate, striking him repeatedly with a cane until he was unconscious.||2/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 18: Centralia, Pennsylvania||Get out your maps! We're going to a mining town. Or what's left of one, at least.||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 17: Concorde||London to New York in three hours. Welcome to Concorde.||1/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 16: D. B. Cooper||On November 24, 1971, a hijacker parachuted out of the back of a Boeing 727 and into the history books.||1/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 15: Festivus||We find tinsel distracting.||12/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 14: The Philadelphia Experiment||Some claim the United States Navy was experimenting with electromagnetism in 1943. Stories say it rendered a ship invisible and teleported it over 200 miles.||12/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 13: Flat Earth Societies||Not everyone believes the planet beneath our feet is spherical. The groups have been around for centuries, and survive today, thanks to the Internet.||11/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 12: Spontaneous Human Combustion||Are you ever concerned that a loved one may burst into flames in their sleep? You probably don't have to worry about spontaneous human combustion. Probably.||11/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 11: Non-human Electoral Candidates||Republicans and Democrats have you down this election cycle? Why not consider a non-human candidate?||10/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 10: The 1904 Summer Olympics||The Games of the III Olympiad were marred by exploitation, experimentation and a near-deadly marathon.||10/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 9: The Bermuda Triangle||The Bermuda Triangle is a loosely-defined region in the western part of the North Atlantic Ocean, where a number of aircraft and ships are said to have disappeared under mysterious circumstances.||9/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 8: The Principality of Sealand||The Principality of Sealand is an unrecognized micronation off the coast of England with a very colorful history.||9/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 7: The Emu War||In 1932, farmers in Western Australia were having their crops destroyed by a migrating emu population. Their solution? Soldiers armed with machine guns.||9/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 6: The Hum||The Hum is a phenomenon involving widespread reports of a persistent and invasive low-frequency humming, rumbling, or droning noise not audible to all people.||8/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 5: The World's Littlest Skyscraper||There's more to the Newby-McMahon Building in Wichita Falls, Texas than meets the eye.||8/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 4: Inventors Killed by Their Own Inventions||History is full of people tragically killed by their own inventions. This episode is full of their stories.||7/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 3: The Ghost Army & Inflatable Tanks||During World War II, the United States Army deployed a division made up of artists armed with inflatable tanks, sound equipment and more, all designed to deceive and manipulate the enemy.||7/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 2: Dancing Mania||In mainland Europe between the 14th and 17th centuries, large groups of people would dance in the streets. Were they sick? Was it just a form of escape? Did someone curse them?||6/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUngeniused 1: Action Park||Action Park claimed six lives in the 1980s. From water slides with loops to racing tracks on the sides of mountains, the amusement park's shocking history raises lots of questions.||6/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Another great show
The guys at Relay FM are fantastic, and this is yet another great show in the lineup. It's great to see (hear?) the co-owners do a show together, though I have no idea how Myke managed to add another show to his lineup!
Action action action action
iMyke and ismh doing great as always.
Great first episode
Really like the format. It feels fresh even with Myke and Stephen in a whole different style.