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Lost at the Smithsonian with Aasif Mandvi

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Comedian and pop culture fanatic Aasif Mandvi gets up close and personal with the most iconic artifacts at the National Museum of American History. Join Aasif and his guests as they explore how vintage clothing, ratty furniture, and mismatched shoes ...Show More


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31:10 | Oct 3rd, 2019

Jose Feliciano was the first artist to perform a personalized rendition of the National Anthem at the World Series, and it nearly destroyed his career. But was it an act of protest or of patriotism? A...Show More
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Fun story about a very talented musician who got in trouble for performing his own version of the US National Anthem.

34:45 | Sep 26th, 2019

The Fonz was the breakout character on the sitcom Happy Days, and his leather jacket became a symbol of coolness itself. But why? And how did Henry Winkler turn The Fonz into an American icon? (Celeb ...Show More
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Cute research into cultural objects at the museum. Light hearted show for listeners that want to reminisce about American history

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35:38 | Nov 25th, 2019

Jim Henson created hundreds of Muppets. Many of them are well known, but there are a whole bunch of Muppets from the early days that most people haven't even heard of. The Smithsonian has more than 30...Show More
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A fantastic look at Jim Henson and the muppets.

33:04 | Nov 21st, 2019

The Bee Gees -- Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb, were among the most successful vocal groups in rock and roll history, helping define the disco era with their falsetto harmonies and funky beats. The Aus...Show More

28:59 | Nov 14th, 2019

Professional soccer player, Pelé -- did more for the sport's global appeal than anyone in history. He did so much that the International Olympic Committee named him the athlete of the century. In 1975...Show More
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