History Book Review: Ghostland

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Episode 204: Live: The Modern Bushman

Gareth: He’s sharing a tree with a snake! Dave: It’s Australia. http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedollop/Ron_Ansell.mp3   Now, who was Rodney Ansell, the inspiration for the

Episode 163: Dollop: Syphilis in America

Dave: It started with ulcers on the genitals. Gareth: That is right off the bat a terrible start–and did you just wink at me? http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedollop/Syphilis_In_America.mp3

Episode 220: Dollop: Tylenol Man

Hello, the name’s Red. Red Herring. –Gareth http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedollop/Tylenol_Man.mp3   Before I get to going on this spooky-ass before and after event of my childhood, only

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

Labor Day, or Don’t Lick That Brush…

…just ’cause the Bossman tells you to. The whys and wherefores of Labor Day, as viewed through the skewed prism that is The Dollop:

Episode 190: Smollop: Fort Moore Hill

I want my ashes to be put into a can and shaken, and then put on a wall. –Gareth http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedollop/Fort_Moore_Hill.mp3

Celebrating episode 200, I give you a 100 flashback!

Jade Helm

Thanks to the like-minded folks at Boing Boing: Remember Operation Jade Helm, and the mobile morgues (ice cream trucks) and bunkers (Wal-Marts being renovated)

Episode 132: Dollop: The Bone Wars

Dave: He was schooled in the Enlightment style of Genteel Amateurism. Gareth: Pornography. Dave: That is correct. http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedollop/The_Bone_Wars.mp3   Not porno, paleo. Well, actually, paleo

Episode 131: Dollop: The Monitor

John Ericcson

http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedollop/John_Ericsson_and_The_Monitor.mp3 Okay, I used to live in Norfolk, so this may more info than you want, but let’s rock the local advantage. Booyah. Virginia Is