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Melanie Dellas and Karen Lacy
The Unusual History of Every Thing
The Unusual History of Every Thing is a podcast for lovers of the weird history of common things in our world. Join cultural object preservationists Melanie Dellas and Karen Lacy as they uncover the unusual histories of every thing around us. New episodes every Tuesday!
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Ratings & Reviews
4.9 stars from 26 ratings
AMAZING
I was curious to listen to these podcasts so I clicked on one and I couldn’t stop listening to them. I heard some really interesting facts and I can’t wait to hear more!!
heskidx. eeg via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/30/20
Great hosts
Love the hosts and stories they share!
Simon Kaia via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/24/20
Best podcast!
Love the entertaining banter of the hosts, and the unusual history stories that keep me thinking long after I’ve heard it.
ctde1952 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/16/20
Recent Episodes
On this episode, in honor of Thanksgiving, we thought we’d tell you how pumpkin pie became a Thanksgiving staple, and how "Mary Had A Little Lamb" was connected to it. 
Published 11/22/22
For many parents in the western world, saying nursery rhymes and singing lullabies to their children are normal. But do people ever really stop and think about the words they’re saying to their innocent babies? Probably not, and that’s why we’re here: To show you the dark history of normal,...
Published 11/15/22
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