The Story Behind | The Extraordinary History of the Ordinary
About This Show
Do you ever wonder about the history of everyday things in your world? Do you like trivia and fun facts? Have you lost hours to Wikipedia rabbit holes?
The Story Behind is the show for you! Trivia nerd Emily Prokop explores the origins and cool stories that surround the things, people and places you may never have wondered about before.
Warning: Your friends might tire of you starting sentences with, "I learned on a podcast ..."
Most Recent Episode
Pockets | One Hand in My Pick-Pocket-Full of Sunshine (TSB088)
3 days ago
If you haven’t looked at the title of this episode yet, let me give you a little quiz of your musical knowledge to help introduce today’s topic.
What does these things have in common? The Pretenders’ brass, Perry Como’s falling star, Natasha Bedingfield’s sunshine, Alanis Morissette's hand, and P-Money’s cash? They’re all kept in the subject of this episode.
I’m your host, Emily Prokop, and this is The Story Behind Pockets.
Episodes of This Show
6 days ago