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Carter's Condensed History the Podcast

Nov 20, 2021

In their quest to dazzle children, Macy’s makes a series of terrifying missteps while parading down Broadway. And the surprising modern history of the presidential tradition of pardoning the Turkey. 


Nov 15, 2021

Marissa takes her kids to Murder Park and spies on the haunted neighbors. Then Carter spends his birthday with the daughter of a sea merchant who’s unrequited love and staunch obedience lead to a lonely life and afterlife. 


Nov 9, 2021

A young Washington Irving mingles fact with fiction to create a worldwide literary sensation in The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Using wacky pseudonyms and wild publicity stunts, he borrows the actual story of the van Tassel family of Tarrytown and the unfortunate death of a Hessian soldier beheaded during the Battle of...


Nov 2, 2021

Burr… it’s cold in here! There must be some ghosts in the atmosphere! A mansion in upper Manhattan is haunted by an upwardly mobile widow (who may or may not have murdered her husband with a pitchfork). Then, not-so-dear Theodosia Burr’s Christmas Vacation is commandeered by Pirates.