In this episode, Mike tells us about Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot of 1605. We also talk about how dates look like cockroaches, blowing up vegetables, our Patreon content and more…
Here’s a rundown of the episode:
00:27 – Hello!
01:01 – Presented Piece: Guy Fawkes
15:35 – Promo: Sinister Suitehearts
16:12 – Discussion
17:24 – Hung, Drawn & Quartered
19:02 – Crown Conspiracy?
26:08 – Crap Pseudonyms
28:26 – What’s your favourite firework?
32:25 – Blowing up vegetables
35:26 – Mandatory biscuit discussion
38:25 – Upcoming project
39:59 – If you’ve enjoyed this episode…
42:40 – Zoe yawns
43:31 – Can you shut up?
45:09 – Bye!
Total Runtime: 45:41
https://www.merriam-webster.com/words-at-play/the-secret-history-of-bonfire – Merriam-Webster Dictionary on the etymology of the word Bonfire
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/z9fk7ty/revision/1 – BBC bitesize on the gunpowder plot
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-29722437 – BBC on if Guy Fawkes was a fall guy
https://www.nationalgeographic.co.uk/2018/11/who-was-guy-fawkes-man-behind-mask – National Geographic on Guy Fawkes
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guy_Fawkes_mask – Wikipedia on the Guy Fawkes Mask
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/anonymous-how-guy-fawkes-mask-became-icon-protest-movement-a6720831.html – The Independent newspaper on the Guy Fawkes mask and the protest movement
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