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Half-Arsed History

Half-Arsed History

Riley Knight

Welcome along to Half-Arsed History! It's a weekly podcast highlighting absurd and entertaining stories from history. Three times a week, it helps host Riley Knight feel as though his useless history degree has some kind of real-world relevance.

Get in touch: [email protected]

Support the show on Patreon: https://patreon.com/halfarsedhistory

Buy Half-Arsed History merch: https://halfarsedhistory.theprintbar.com

If you've just discovered the show and aren't sure which of the 300+ episodes to start with, here are some suggestions:

Episode 139: The History of the Toilet - https://sptfy.com/PK3J

Episode 75: The Great Emu War - https://sptfy.com/PK3K

Episode 197: The History of Nuclear Weapons - https://sptfy.com/PK3L

Episode 233: The 1930 FIFA World Cup - https://sptfy.com/PK3M

Episode 106: The First Circumnavigation - https://sptfy.com/PK3N

Half-Arsed History acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the unceded Gubbi Gubbi (Kabi Kabi) Land on which the podcast is written and recorded, and pays respect to First Nations Elders past, present, and emerging. Indigenous sovereignty was never ceded. This continent always was, and always will be, Aboriginal Land.

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How many episodes does Half-Arsed History have?

Half-Arsed History currently has 400 episodes available.

What topics does Half-Arsed History cover?

The podcast is about History, Comedy and Podcasts.

What is the most popular episode on Half-Arsed History?

The episode title 'Episode 102: The History of Clocks - Part 2' is the most popular.

What is the average episode length on Half-Arsed History?

The average episode length on Half-Arsed History is 37 minutes.

How often are episodes of Half-Arsed History released?

Episodes of Half-Arsed History are typically released every 6 days, 23 hours.

When was the first episode of Half-Arsed History?

The first episode of Half-Arsed History was released on Jul 1, 2018.

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