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Carter's Condensed History the Podcast

Jan 17, 2022

Carter and Marissa go to LA and bring back some souvenirs! First up, Carter tells us how actor John Barrymore has the last laugh with a creepy surprise for Errol Flynn. And then Marissa debates canceling the tragic figure, “Fatty” Arbuckle. 

Jan 11, 2022

There’s a ghost in the basement in Sullivan, Maine! Carter introduces us to Nelly Butler, America’s first ghost, and we’ve been running up the basement stairs ever since. Then Marissa takes us on a tour of America’s oldest, most haunted zoo, where it’s not just the animals that go bump in the night.

Jan 3, 2022

The sexiest ghosts in New York! A corrupt mayor, a ventriloquist’s dummy, and an attractive mysterious man in a cloak haunt The West Village! A tragically beautiful showgirl named Olive hangs around the New Amsterdam Theatre long after the curtain comes down. 

Dec 27, 2021

Carter investigates the origins of Auld Lang Syne, but the story of Guy Lombardo takes an unexpected turn toward a Hollywood disaster and the estate of Tupac Shakur. Then, Marissa recounts how New York really dropped the ball when the city moves their raucous party uptown! Strap on your diaper, we’re headed to Times...

Dec 20, 2021

One Tree, Two Tree, Red Tree, Blue Tree! The Rockefeller Center tree grows from humble construction site decor to an American icon. Then, the creepy tale of a child bride’s Christmas hallucinations becomes a beloved ballet sensation the world over, thanks to the horrors of the Russian Revolution!