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Aaron Mahnke's Cabinet of Curiosities

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Inspired by the unusual collections and fascinating stories that fill the pages of history, Aaron Mahnke's Cabinet of Curiosities takes listeners on a twice-weekly tour of the unbelievable, the unsettling, and the bizarre.

Inspired by the unusual collections and fascinating stories that fill the pages of history, Aaron Mahnke's Cabinet of Curiosities takes listeners on a twice-weekly tour of the unbelievable, the unsettling, and the bizarre.
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Inspired by the unusual collections and fascinating stories that fill the pages of history, Aaron Mahnke's Cabinet of Curiosities takes listeners on a twice-weekly tour of the unbelievable, the unsettling, and the bizarre.

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English


Episodes

122 | Killer Act

8/22/2019
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Some shows are difficult to believe until you see them, while other things are impossible to believe even after you've laid eyes on them. Today's tour will introduce visitors to one of each.

Duration:00:10:02

121 | Eddie's Monster

8/20/2019
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Today's trip through the halls of the Cabinet will take us past two very unique individuals, both of whom made a name for themselves in their respective fields.

Duration:00:09:14

120 | Stubborn Neighbors

8/15/2019
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On our tour today, we'll meet one subject known for what he built, and another known for what he accomplished—and both of them deliver a curious journey.

Duration:00:09:48

119 | Shark Attacked

8/13/2019
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Today we meet two very unusual individuals, although the things these people were famous for couldn't be more different. Either way, they're both great additions to the Cabinet.

Duration:00:10:43

118 | Monster Mass

8/8/2019
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As we pass through the Cabinet today, you'll bear witness to a man who had an incredible run of luck, and a monster that chilled an entire community. Enjoy the tour!

Duration:00:09:33

117 | Living a Dream

8/6/2019
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Sometimes the most amazing stories are about people who found a way to stand out in a crowd, and both of the subjects of today's tour certainly fit that bill.

Duration:00:09:33

116 | Disc Men

8/1/2019
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Sometimes we struggle to peer into the past and unlock its secrets, while other times it is the future that seems mysterious. Our tour today will explore both of those topics, with a heavy dose of wonder.

Duration:00:10:31

115 | Quiet Riot

7/30/2019
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Our stories today are all about time. One subject just didn't get enough of it, while the other seems to have had a bit too much. Either way, their tales are curious.

Duration:00:09:03

114 | Windy City

7/25/2019
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The natural world is on full display in today's tour of the Cabinet. And where there's power, there's good story.

Duration:00:09:00

113 | Season of the Witch

7/23/2019
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Every item on today's tour is about story. One place, one person, but both of them are guaranteed to thrill.

Duration:00:10:47

112 | Cave of Wonders

7/18/2019
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Some things get lost beneath the soil and rocks of our world, while others disappear beneath the sands of time. Either way, they make great additions to the Cabinet.

Duration:00:09:48

111 | Homeward Bound

7/16/2019
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Today's tour of the Cabinet takes us outside the expected. One man takes far too long to make it back home, while another dreams of something so out of this world that it's difficult to believe.

Duration:00:10:07

110 | Great Escape

7/11/2019
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The world is full of clever individuals, and some of them are featured on the tour today. One group crafted a language no one else can understand, while the other seems to speak one that's incredibly universal.

Duration:00:10:27

Introducing - Noble Blood

7/10/2019
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Your first sneak peek of Noble Blood, a brand new podcast from executive producer Aaron Mahnke and iHeart Podcasts. Join author Dana Schwartz on a narrative tour of history's most fascinating royals: the tyrants and the tragic, the murderers and the murdered, and everyone in between. But be warned: when you’re wearing a crown, mistakes often mean blood. Learn more at NobleBloodTales.com

Duration:00:04:32

109 | Royal Treatment

7/9/2019
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Today, we meet a woman who survived a chilling ordeal, and take a look at a list of people that seems far too good to be true.

Duration:00:10:23

108 | Big Mistake

7/4/2019
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On today's tour, we'll hear tall tales and forgotten origin stories. Perfect items for exhibit in the Cabinet of Curiosities.

Duration:00:09:55

107 | Pig-Headed

7/2/2019
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Today we visit a palace fit for an Emperor, but destined to disappear. Then we hear about a man with a unique teaching skill.

Duration:00:09:52

106 | Prince of Whales

6/27/2019
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The items on display in the Cabinet today were both dug up a long time ago. But the stories they've invited us into have managed to stay strong ever since.

Duration:00:09:37

105 | AM Radio

6/25/2019
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Mysterious signals and unexplainable crimes are on full display in the Cabinet today. We hope you enjoy your tour.

Duration:00:09:54

104 | No Man Band

6/20/2019
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One item on the tour today can fit in your room, while the other takes up an entire community. Both of them, however, are worth the price of admission.

Duration:00:09:15