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  • A weekly podcast about the history, science, lore and surprises that make everyday things secretly incredibly fascinating. Hosted by comedy writer, emoji creator, and ‘Jeopardy!‘ champion Alex Schmidt. Join Alex & his comedian guests for a joyful deep dive into seeing the world a whole new way! (For research sources, bonus episodes, and how you can support the podcast, visit sifpod.fun.)
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  • Cursing [contains explicit language]

    Nov 29 2021

    NOTE: this episode contains explicit language throughout. That language is the topic, so we use it to talk about it.

    Alex Schmidt is joined by comedian/podcaster Rivers Langley ('The Goods From The Woods' podcast) and comedian Martin Urbano (Jimmy Kimmel Live, New York Comedy Fest) for a look at why cursing is secretly incredibly fascinating.

    Visit http://sifpod.fun/ for research sources, handy links, and this week's bonus episode.

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    59 mins
  • Spoons

    Nov 22 2021

    Alex Schmidt is joined by comedians/podcasters Cody Johnston and Katy Stoll ('Some More News' YouTube channel, 'Even More News' podcast) for a look at why spoons are secretly incredibly fascinating.

    Visit http://sifpod.fun/ for research sources, handy links, and this week's bonus episode.

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    51 mins
  • Water Towers

    Nov 15 2021

    Alex Schmidt is joined by comedians/podcasters Kath Barbadoro, Patrick Monahan, and Eli Yudin ('What A Time To Be Alive' podcast) for a look at why water towers are secretly incredibly fascinating.

    Visit http://sifpod.fun/ for research sources, handy links, and this week's bonus episode.

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    59 mins

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Funny and Informative!

One of my favorites. Episodes are all about things that we interact with everyday that we don't really pay much mind to. Everything from colors to condiments. Great podcast series Alex!