Luck & randomness
Do we create our own luck? Or is it random? In this episode of Thick & Thin, I strive to discover the true definition of luck and why humans are so obsessed with being lucky. // Follow me on IG: ...
Bikinis & bombs
Free the belly button! In this episode of Thick & Thin, we travel back 75 years ago to discover the risqué origins of the now-popular, two-piece swimsuit—the bikini. // Follow me on IG: instagram.com/katybellotte // Sources: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/the-bikinis-inventor-guessed-how-much-it-would-horrify-the-public-6914887/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Crossroads https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history https://www.the-sun.com/entertainment/3094966/what-rihanna-new-leggings-why-going-viral/ ...
Bathtub gin, speakeasies & the american right to drink
In this episode of Thick & Thin, we’re going back in time to the 1920’s prohibition in America to uncover secrets and intriguing parallels found between that era and modern times. I also discuss underground parties, gangsters, risky alcohol allegedly ...
Change, falling trees & forgotten spies
In this episode of Thick & Thin, we discuss an exciting new change for the podcast (!!!), along with falling trees, trusting your instincts & largely forgotten yet extremely influential American spy, Virginia Hall. Virginia was a one-legged spy who ...