History in Hindsight

History in Hindsight
Hosted by Nick Crowley
Two comedians look at wacky newspaper/magazine articles from our past. Were we crazy back then, or are we crazy now? Instagram: nickjcrowley
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Emily Ruskowski-Sex During The Great Depression (1955)

Comedian Emily Ruskowski joins the podcast to look at an article written in 1955, “Sex During The Great Depression”.  Did you know that employment actually rose for women during The Great Depression?  I didn’t.  We discuss whether or not social progress “reset” in the 50s after WWII and much more.

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John Nolan -Evil Jazz/Dancing (1920)

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March 18, 2018 • John Nolan (Taking Back Sunday/Straylight Run/John Nolan) joins the podcast to discuss an article from 1920 about the evil Jazz music and all the dirty dancing styles that come...

| March 18, 2018

Jared Freid- Dating Advice (1940s)

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March 4, 2018 • Jared Freid (@JTrain56) is a NYC stand up comedian.  Check out his blogs for BroBibible, TotalFratMove and his podcast.  We discuss dating advice from the 1940s written by a...

| March 4, 2018

Jared Freid- Dating Advice (1940s)

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March 4, 2018 • Jared Freid (@JTrain56) is a NYC stand up comedian.  Check out his blogs for BroBibible, TotalFratMove and his podcast.  We discuss dating advice from the 1940s written by a...

| March 4, 2018

J Smitty- “Weak & Puny Men” (1900)

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February 18, 2018 • J. Smitty (Comedy Central) joins the podcast to look at an advertisement from 1900 targeting "weak and puny men".  Its for Dr. McLaughlin's electric belt.  This was an electric...

| February 18, 2018

J Smitty- “Weak & Puny Men” (1900)

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February 18, 2018 • J. Smitty (Comedy Central) joins the podcast to look at an advertisement from 1900 targeting "weak and puny men".  Its for Dr. McLaughlin's electric belt.  This was an electric...

| February 18, 2018

Yannis Pappas- “Opposition To Football” (1897)

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February 5, 2018 • Comedian Yannis Pappas joins the show to discuss an article from 1897 "The Opposition of Football".  In 1897 college students were dying on the football field, and legislators in...

| February 5, 2018

Yannis Pappas- “Opposition To Football” (1897)

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February 4, 2018 • Comedian Yannis Pappas joins the show to discuss an article from 1897 "The Opposition of Football".  In 1897 college students were dying on the football field, and legislators in...

| February 4, 2018

Quick Hit-“Doesn’t Trust Horses” (1902)

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January 28, 2018 • Quick Hit: a bite sized version of "History in Hindsight".  This is an article from 1902 titled "Doesn't Trust Horses"....

| January 28, 2018

Myq Kaplan-“Why Men Don’t Go To Church” (1900)

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January 21, 2018 • This episode features comedian Myq Kaplan! He’s been on David Letterman, Conan O’Brien, Seth Meyers, James Corden, I need to stop listing late night TV shows. Check out his...

| January 21, 2018

Myq Kaplan-“Why Men Don’t Go To Church” (1900)

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January 21, 2018 • This episode features comedian Myq Kaplan! He’s been on David Letterman, Conan O’Brien, Seth Meyers, James Corden, I need to stop listing late night TV shows. Check out his...

| January 21, 2018

Comedian Will Noonan- Marijuana Menace (1938)

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December 31, 2017 • Comedian Will Noonan (twitter @WillNoonan) joins the show (very high). Will is a stand up comedian with over 27k follows on twitter, 2 albums on iTunes, and a regular on the Artie...

| December 31, 2017

Comedian Will Noonan- Marijuana Menace (1938)

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December 31, 2017 • Comedian Will Noonan (twitter @WillNoonan) joins the show (very high). Will is a stand up comedian with over 27k follows on twitter, 2 albums on iTunes, and a regular on the Artie...

| December 31, 2017

Comedian Tom Dustin-People and THE BOMB (1955)

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December 17, 2017 • Comedian Tom Dustin joins to look at a WACKY old article from 1955 called “People and The Bomb”. They discuss bomb shelters that people could buy and set up in their home,...

| December 17, 2017

Comedian Tom Dustin-People and THE BOMB (1955)

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December 17, 2017 • Comedian Tom Dustin joins to look at a WACKY old article from 1955 called “People and The Bomb”. They discuss bomb shelters that people could buy and set up in their home,...

| December 17, 2017

Rob Crean- “Slow Students” (1937)

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December 6, 2017 • This episode features Boston comedian Rob Crean! Rob and Nick discuss an article published in 1937 about learning disabilities called “Slow Students”. They also give some sage...

| December 6, 2017

Rob Crean- “Slow Students” (1937)

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December 6, 2017 • This episode features Boston comedian Rob Crean! Rob and Nick discuss an article published in 1937 about learning disabilities called “Slow Students”. They also give some sage...

| December 6, 2017

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