The Internet Says it‘s True

By Michael Kent

Forgotten history, bizarre tales & facts that seem too strange to be true! Host Michael Kent asks listeners to tell him something strange, bizarre or surprising that they‘ve recently learned and he gets to the bottom of it! Every episode ends by playing a gameshow-style quiz game with a celebrity guest. Part of the WCBE Podcast Experience.

  1. 1.
    A Titanic Hero at Dunkirk: Charles Lightoller
    37:28
  2. 2.
    The Anti-Mask Controversy: It’s Not New
    34:18
  3. 3.
    The Cobra Effect: Unintended Consequences in British India
    26:44
  4. 4.
    The Confederados: The Confederate Flag Flies in Brazil
    34:04
  5. 5.
    The Most Kissed Girl in the World
    42:27
  6. 6.
    Ted Slauson: The Man Who Beat The Price is Right
    36:40
  7. 7.
    Cuddle Clones: Barbra Streisand’s Dogs
    32:11
  8. 8.
    The Pepsi Cola Navy: Soviet Trade Gone Strange
    32:08
  1. 9.
    The Nebraska Miracle: The West End Baptist Church Explosion
    39:55
  2. 10.
    The End of the World: A Doomsday News Video (REBROADCAST of Episode 26)
    27:18
  3. 11.
    The Vulcan Salute: The Power of a Feminine God (REBROADCAST of Episode 20)
    26:35
  4. 12.
    Flying Under the Bridge: A Chuck Yeager Legend (REBROADCAST of Episode 11)
    25:14
  5. 13.
    Mind Your Business: Our First Minted Coin
    32:17
  6. 14.
    Monte Carlo 1913: The Gambler's Fallacy
    29:44
  7. 15.
    Why is There a Tree on That Building?
    36:14
  8. 16.
    The Woman Who Fell From the Sky and Lived
    31:48
  9. 17.
    Hollywood: The Many Stories of its Name
    32:59
  10. 18.
    Marian Anderson and the D.A.R.
    37:52
  11. 19.
    Norton I, Emperor of the United States (feat. Song Salad)
    33:55
  12. 20.
    OMG - A History
    31:01
  13. 21.
    Adobe Flash and The Demise of a Chinese Railroad
    29:15
  14. 22.
    Broken Arrow: The Time We Almost Nuked South Carolina
    32:27
  15. 23.
    Human Sacrifice and Mexican Food
    29:05
  16. 24.
    The Challenger Disaster and Big Bird
    35:15
  17. 25.
    Origin of the Blaster: Han Solo's Weapon in Star Wars
    34:12
  18. 26.
    Stupid Contagion: The Limping Ladies of London
    30:16
  19. 27.
    A Cannonball to the Stomach: The Story of Frank Richards
    31:25
  20. 28.
    Evel Knievel: The Naming of a Legend
    36:50
  21. 29.
    Harry Kellar: The Real Wizard of Oz
    20:58
  22. 30.
    The Invention of WiFi and Hedy Lamarr
    26:22
  23. 31.
    Mac and Cheese: Thomas Jefferson's Fault?
    21:00
  24. 32.
    Who was John Doe? A History of the Generic Name
    22:14
  25. 33.
    Overthrowing the Government: The Insurrection in Wilmington
    30:12
  26. 34.
    The End of the World: A Doomsday News Video
    27:09
  27. 35.
    Introducing: The Internet Says it's True
    1:13
  28. 36.
    James Brown 1968: Healing a Nation’s Wounds (REBROADCAST of Episode 21)
    28:34
  29. 37.
    The Black Swallow of Death: The Tale of Eugene Bullard (REBROADCAST of Episode 13)
    15:00
  30. 38.
    The Hidden Village Under Central Park (REBROADCAST of Episode 2)
    24:00
  31. 39.
    Royal Family: A Hidden Documentary
    32:33
  32. 40.
    James Brown 1968: Healing a Nation’s Wounds
    28:34
  33. 41.
    The Vulcan Salute: The Power of a Feminine God
    26:00
  34. 42.
    The Pringles Can: The Man Who Invented it and his STRANGE Burial
    20:10
  35. 43.
    New Years Eve: The TRUE History of the NYE Ball Drop
    22:49
  36. 44.
    The German Christmas Pickle: Tradition or Marketing?
    9:46
  37. 45.
    Jumbo: The Jumbo-Sized History Behind the Word
    24:23
  38. 46.
    Orphan Trains: A Forgotten Piece of a Growing Nation
    30:32
  39. 47.
    Polio Outbreak: The Illicit Lemonade Stand
    27:37
  40. 48.
    The Black Swallow of Death: The Tale of Eugene Bullard
    15:27
  41. 49.
    A Sandwich by Any Other Name: Hoagies and Grinders
    24:45
  42. 50.
    Flying Under the Bridge: A Chuck Yeager Legend
    24:20

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