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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

166 | Failure To Launch

1/23/2020
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Sometimes failure is exactly what you're looking for, and other times, you have to deal with the unexpected. Either way, it makes for an entertaining tale.

Duration:00:11:05

165 | Tragedy Plus Time

1/21/2020
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Today's tour of the Cabinet features a man who refused to quit, and a project that did nothing but stall over and over. You'll love the journey of each, though.

Duration:00:11:54

164 | Sea Dragin’

1/16/2020
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Some things sound too amazing to be real, but thankfully we can look at photographs to dispell the doubt. Here are two additions to the Cabinet that tick that box.

Duration:00:12:36

163 | Keep In Touch

1/14/2020
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Today's tour will introduce you to a pair of exhibits that have been around a lot longer than you might first assume.

Duration:00:10:28

162 | RIP

1/9/2020
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Amazing creations and astonishing creatures are on display today. Enjoy your tour!

Duration:00:11:42

161 | Fairy Tale

1/7/2020
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A lot of things are too good to be true. Sometimes they turn out to be fake, while other times they reveal something no one expected. Today's tour through the Cabinet should acquaint you with both.

Duration:00:11:02

160 | Horse of a Different Color

1/2/2020
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Some new ideas have the potential to stick around for years, while others fizzle out without much fanfare. Today's tour will give you a glimpse of both kind.

Duration:00:10:51

159 | True Genius

12/31/2019
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Sometimes you have to look a story right in the face and decide for yourself whether it's true or not. Today's trip through the Cabinet will give you two chances to do just that.

Duration:00:12:27

158 | Smile

12/26/2019
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An incredible person and an incredible object are both part of the tour on today's journey into the Cabinet.

Duration:00:10:29

157 | Tuff Enough

12/24/2019
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Sometimes you have to look a story right in the face and decide for yourself whether it's true or not. Today's trip through the Cabinet will give you two chances to do just that.

Duration:00:10:35

156 | Ghost in the Machine

12/19/2019
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Today's tour through the Cabinet of Curiosities might make you hungry, or it might turn your stomach. We'll let you decide.

Duration:00:09:09

155 | On a Short Lease

12/17/2019
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Today's visit to the Cabinet includes a a haunted house and a con-woman, perfect tales for a winter night.

Duration:00:13:02

154 | Shell Shocked

12/12/2019
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Setting an incredibly record is a great way to be included in the Cabinet of Curiosities, and both of our stories today manage just that.

Duration:00:09:14

153 | Shore Thing

12/10/2019
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Sometimes it's the story that's larger than life, and sometimes it's the location the stories are based on. Either way, they make for great additions to the Cabinet.

Duration:00:09:50

152 | Dead and Loving It

12/5/2019
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Whether it's their words or actions, some people can be more than a little irritating. Today's journey through the cabinet will introduce you to both situations.

Duration:00:09:47

151 | Carved Up

12/3/2019
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Today's tour through the cabinet will feature a space so large it's difficult to wrap your head around it, and a head so imperfect that it's easy to be curious. Care to get a head start?

Duration:00:09:18

150 | 20,000 Winks

11/28/2019
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Two remarkable tales of things that should not be possible, one Cabinet to hold them all. Enjoy the tour!

Duration:00:10:09

149 | Cave of Wonders

11/26/2019
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Whether they are right beneath our feet, or taken thousands of miles from home, tales of the curious make for fun trips through the Cabinet.

Duration:00:11:22

148 | Time Warp

11/21/2019
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Nothing is more powerful than the human imagination, whether its creating something new or hiding something old. Thankfully, today's tour through the Cabinet will cover both of those topics.

Duration:00:10:13

147 | Heavy Metal

11/19/2019
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Objects are always a great addition to the Cabinet of Curiosities. Some aren't what they claim to be, while others don't even exist. But their stories are amazing.

Duration:00:11:07