Never Work with Children or Animals, part 1

Never Work with Children or Animals, part 1

  We’ve been filming animals as long as we’ve been filming ourselves.  The first movie to star an animal as the protagonist was Rover to the Rescue, all the way back in 1905.  Rover to the Rescue was a British silent drama directed by Cecil Hepworth, the owner of...
For The Last Time…

For The Last Time…

  Thanks to the members of patreon.com/yourbrainonfacts for choosing today’s topic, an option available to members at all levels, and most of our members are also getting their 25th-of-every-month bonus episode, with another to come every 10th.  Bonus episodes...
Heard But Not Seen

Heard But Not Seen

The question pops up on social media pretty regularly: if you could give your younger self one piece of advice, what would it be.  Most people’s answers have to do with relationships or credit-ruining purchases. My advice to 7, 13, or 17 year old me would be: voice...

Format War Veteran

There are many important decisions that shape our lives and by which we judge other people.  Coke or Pepsi? Rolling Stones or Beatles? New York or LA? Cats or dogs? iPod or Zune? That last one was pretty easy for the vast majority of people.  The competition between...