Monarchs & MalarkeyEsplicito

di Amanda Gelter, Danielle Watson-Bowers & Mike Bowers

An alcohol-laden dive into the weird and quirky health histories and deaths of leaders throughout time. 

Episodi del podcast

  • Ep. 13 BURNINATING THE PROTESTANTS!

    Ep. 13 BURNINATING THE PROTESTANTS!Esplicito

    Why is Mary 1 so pissed off? And why did she seem to be pregnant so often despite never having a baby?

    31:19
  • Ep. 12 Want to build a car park? Over this king's dead body!

    Ep. 12 Want to build a car park? Over this king's dead body!Esplicito

    Richard III is not the evil, skulking villain Shakespeare proclaimed. So who was he really? Did he have a hunch on his back? Why is it so hard to get a good parking spot at Leicester Cathedral? Find all this and more on this amazi...

    55:00
  • Ep 11. This king Googled his symptoms; you won't believe what he found!

    Ep 11. This king Googled his symptoms; you won't believe what he found!Esplicito

    This poor king had a rough time of things. Contrary to popular belief, he most likely did not suffer due to incest. Also... Is a cat a better ruler than a king? He's definitely better than our president!

    44:40
  • Ep. 10 Are you a queen who wants to rule but has a pesky king in the way? Find out how

    Ep. 10 Are you a queen who wants to rule but has a pesky king in the way? Find out howEsplicito

    Join us as we discuss King Henry VI and his Plantagenet curse, as well as his wife Margaret and how she manipulated her husband as well as started England's bloodiest civil war to secure power for her son. There is also a sex coac...

    47:09
  • Ep. 9 Click here for your own set of sacred bones to make worthless vows upon!

    Ep. 9 Click here for your own set of sacred bones to make worthless vows upon!Esplicito

    Henry IV is not the most well-known of kings in England, but he is an important figure who will set up a scene ripe for a war that will last for over thirty years.  Follow us on Twitter @monarchmalarkey and on Facebook facebook.co...

    39:58