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Hosts Kelly Burdick and Christina Knott return to the pages of history for stories that still matter today.

Jan 26, 2020

Think you know where your breakfast came from? This past week, Watertown lost a historic building with ties to one of the original American cereals. 

Kelly Burdick and Christina Knott untangle the soggy origin of Shredded Wheat, from Watertown to Niagara Falls and beyond. 

 

Episode is edited by Christina Knott. Intro...


Jan 19, 2020

One hundred years ago, Antwerp native Cassius Marcellus Coolidge created what has become the iconic American kitsch painting series of Dogs Playing Poker. Even if you haven't heard of the artist, you've no doubt seen his work.

Whether you love it or hate it, kitsch art is here to stay. Kelly Burdick and Christina Knott...


Jan 12, 2020

The 18th amendment was ratified Jan. 17, 1920, in attempt to create a more sober, a less corrupt and a more moral population. This week it will be 100 years since the nation went dry -- and what followed wasn't 

Kelly Burdick joins Christina Knott to discuss women's role prior to Prohibition and how this changed by the...


Jan 5, 2020

For the new year of 2020, Christina Knott digs up 20 interesting facts about New York's north country. How many do you know?? Listen and find out.

Episode is edited by Christina Knott. Intro music is "Nobody Calls It San Fran" by Coyote Hearing. Outro music is "The Papergirl" by The Whole Other. Browse our new merch at