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Happy Thanksgiving, from Tisquantum and The Dollop

first, Episode 35: Tisquantum (not “Squanto”), rat-catcher’s yellow, and racism. Yay! Happy Thanksgiving! then: the first American Thanksgiving was in 1610 in Virginia, yes indeedy.

Episode 138: Dollop: History of American Firefighters

Horrible news! Help is on the way! –Gareth Episode 138: In which our stuff catches aflame, and we fight each other instead of the

Episode 203: Smollop: The Sodder Children

 

Gareth: Wrangling ten kids during a fire?Dave: Not like you’ve ever done it.Gareth: Well…not ten!

No matter how bad your worst Christmas was, it

Disco Inferno

While I battle this uptick in autoimmune symptoms, please enjoy this flashback to The Night Disco Died. Thank you to Rube Joe Planck for the

Episode 136: Dollop: Bayou of Pigs

I mean, look, if I’m on the second paragraph of a Dollop and I say “He liked cats”, that’s never going to fucking go well.

Episode 186: Smollop: John Dillinger’s Penis

Note: This episode entry is dedicated to Patton Oswalt. One, because he went to college at about the time I did, so the references will

Happy Independence Day, American Rubes!

Dino Civil War

Roundup time! Independence day heroes: Here’s a little ditty about Sam and Debbie July 4th block party: A fake fur collar, a tiny

Episode 169: Live: Disco Demolition Night

He threw a party to celebrate his leg being amputated. –Dave I wonder what was on the flyer for that shit. —Dave Helem http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedollop/Disco_Demolition_-_Live_in_Chicago.mp3  

Episode 174: Smollop: The Hard Hat Riot

Hard Hat Riot

Meany Meany Meany angry–Gareth http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedollop/hard_hat_2.mp3 George Meany’s profile at AFL-CIO.org labor history in America timeline at AFL-CIO.org That Peter Boyle movie, Joe,