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Origin of Speakcies

By speakcies

Have you ever wondered why it rains "cats and dogs" or why someone you like just told you to go "break a leg?" Check in weekly with your hosts Scott and Steve as they reveal the fascinating and sometimes bizarre origins of the words and phrases we use every day.

  1. 1.
    Ep. 45 - Mexican Standoff & Montezuma's Revenge: I Need a Body Bag06/11/2019
    36:04
  2. 2.
    Ep. 44 - Stockholm Syndrome & Meet Your Waterloo: Positive Swede06/04/2019
    39:49
  3. 3.
    Ep. 43 - Face the Music & All That Jazz: Put Some Stank on It05/28/2019
    39:55
  4. 4.
    Ep. 42 - Proof Is in the Pudding & Pot Calling the Kettle Black: Crazy but Sincere05/21/2019
    39:14
  5. 5.
    Ep. 41 - Snobs & Slobs: Podcast Gold05/14/2019
    38:19
  6. 6.
    Ep. 40 - Cool Beans & Awesome Sauce: Things Not to Say05/07/2019
    40:31
  7. 7.
    Ep. 39 - Under My Skin, More Than One Way to Skin a Cat & Skin in the Game: Skin Facts04/30/2019
    38:10
  8. 8.
    Ep. 38 - Cold Shoulder & Caught Red Handed: Mutton Mondays04/23/2019
    40:37
  1. 9.
    Ep. 37 - In Cold Blood & Helter Skelter: Suburban Dad True Crime04/16/2019
    40:56
  2. 10.
    Ep. 36 - Nincompoop & Knucklehead: How to Insult Your Friends04/09/2019
    39:05
  3. 11.
    Ep. 35 - Don't Look a Gift Horse in the Mouth, Hold Your Horses & Horse Feathers: You Oughta Know04/02/2019
    41:53
  4. 12.
    Ep. 34 - Noob & Leeroy Jenkins: At Least I Have Chicken03/26/2019
    47:28
  5. 13.
    Ep. 33 - Dutch Courage & Going Dutch: Holland is Holland03/19/2019
    36:38
  6. 14.
    Ep. 32 - Shenanigans & Hooligans: The Ballad of Chet Thug03/12/2019
    42:28
  7. 15.
    Ep. 31 - Pardon My French, Irish Goodbye & When in Rome: Don't Get Conquered03/05/2019
    49:21
  8. 16.
    Ep. 30 - Hunky Dory & Harakiri: Ch-ch-changes02/26/2019
    48:34
  9. 17.
    Ep. 29 - Jump on the Bandwagon, Ballyhoo & Kayfabe: Big Top Speakcies02/19/2019
    37:56
  10. 18.
    Ep. 28 - Don't Mess with Texas, All Hat and No Cattle & Not My First Rodeo: Deep in the Twitty02/12/2019
    31:35
  11. 19.
    Season 2 Preview: Origin of Speakcies02/05/2019
    1:19
  12. 20.
    Ep. 27 - In a Pickle & Salad Days01/29/2019
    25:52
  13. 21.
    Ep. 26 - Peeping Tom & Bob's Your Uncle01/22/2019
    27:53
  14. 22.
    Ep. 25 - Dead as a Doornail & Beat around the Bush01/15/2019
    24:07
  15. 23.
    Ep. 24 - Cat Got Your Tongue & Curiosity Killed the Cat01/08/2019
    34:04
  16. 24.
    Ep. 23 - Dressed to the Nines & Cloud Nine01/01/2019
    21:58
  17. 25.
    Ep. 22 - Christmas Special! Top Ten Moments from 201812/25/2018
    31:22
  18. 26.
    Ep. 21 - Between a Rock and a Hard Place & Bite the Bullet12/18/2018
    19:56
  19. 27.
    Ep. 20 - Don't Throw the Baby out with the Bathwater & Everything but the Kitchen Sink12/11/2018
    22:14
  20. 28.
    Ep. 19 - Saved by the Bell & Off the Hook12/04/2018
    28:41
  21. 29.
    Ep. 18 - Happy as a Clam & Red Herring11/27/2018
    21:33
  22. 30.
    Ep. 17 - Bonus Thanksgiving Episode! "Road House:" The Official Movie of Thanksgiving11/22/2018
    22:01
  23. 31.
    Ep. 16 - Cold Turkey & Gravy Train with a Side of "Road House"11/20/2018
    27:34
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    Ep. 15 - Break a Leg & Knock on Wood11/13/2018
    25:44
  25. 33.
    Ep. 14 - Bring Home the Bacon & High on the Hog11/06/2018
    23:07
  26. 34.
    Ep. 13 - Charlottesville Road Trip, Pt. 3: Beyond the Pale & Kick the Bucket with Special Guest Eric Neff11/01/2018
    17:38
  27. 35.
    Ep. 12 - Charlottesville Road Trip, Pt. 2: 86 with Special Guest Micah Lemon of The Alley Light10/30/2018
    17:37
  28. 36.
    Ep. 11 - Charlottesville Road Trip, Pt. 1: No Free Lunches with Special Guest Micah Lemon of The Alley Light10/30/2018
    22:04
  29. 37.
    Ep. 10 - Halloween Special: Devil's Advocate & Hell or High Water10/23/2018
    26:24
  30. 38.
    Ep. 9 - Blowin' Smoke & Pipe Dream10/16/2018
    25:02
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    Ep. 8 - Sleep Tight & Cost an Arm and a Leg10/09/2018
    26:05
  32. 40.
    Ep. 7 - Once in a Blue Moon & Paint the Town Red10/02/2018
    30:11
  33. 41.
    Ep. 6 - Smart Aleck & The Real McCoy09/25/2018
    31:32
  34. 42.
    Ep. 5 - Three Sheets to the Wind & Cut of Your Jib09/18/2018
    26:38
  35. 43.
    Ep. 4 - Raining Cats and Dogs & Gets My Goat09/11/2018
    29:43
  36. 44.
    Ep. 3 - Elephant in the Room & Loaded for Bear09/04/2018
    26:51
  37. 45.
    Ep. 2 - Cakewalk & Humble Pie08/30/2018
    23:25
  38. 46.
    Ep. 1 - Balls to the Wall & Pushing the Envelope08/29/2018
    25:51
  39. 47.
    Preview: Origin of Speakcies08/27/2018
    1:18

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