Mini Myth: I Ain’t Sayin’ He’s a Gold Digger, but Midas is Messing With, Well, Gold

08.06.2019 - By Let's Talk About Myths, Baby! A Greek & Roman Mythology Podcast

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We've all heard about the Midas Touch, but did you know it was Greek mythology?! I'm here to tell you all about it.CW/TW: A general mythology warning: far too many Greek myths involve assault. Given it's fiction, and typically involves gods and/or monsters, I'm not as deferential as I would be were I referencing the real thing.Sponsor! Care/Of makes it easy to upgrade your health routine with their subscription service that makes it easy to get vitamins, protein powders, and more, personalized just for you and delivered straight to your door! For 25% off your first Care/Of order, go to TakeCareOf.com and enter MYTHSBABYSources: Ovid's Metamorphoses translated by Allen Mandelbaum, The Greek Myths by Robert Graves.All songs used are clips from by Lee Rosevere: “More On That Later”, ”Not Alone", "How I Used to See the Stars", "Night Caves", "The Nightmare", and/or "What's Behind the Door" from Music for Podcasts. All are copyright of the artist and licensed under Creative Commons: Attribution 4.0 License: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/; music from the artist found here: http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Lee_Rosevere/.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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