Adam asks chuck
Playlist · by Melissa Lagattolla
Adam asks chuck
28 episodes, 19 hours 47 mins
#72 Correction: Charles Manson with Gena Gephart
Gena Gephart came in from Chicago to declare the true act of terrorism was episode 17's inaccuracy, on a controversial corrections episode.
#71 Robin Hood
Adam Sherwood like to now what those merry men were up to, as Chuck explains why merry men used to have to live in the woods.
#69 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Adam nearly loses his head after asking about Sleepy Hollow, and Charlie takes them down a dark path through history.
#68 Alice in Wonderland
Adam asks a question he's always wondered, as Charlie takes him down the rabbit hole of who Alice was.
Adam wants to know what it takes to become a real boy, and Charlie makes an ass of himself by inventing some truths.
Adam asks about the original blood enthusiast, and Charlie tries to explain whether or not bats can see.
#41 Lance Armstrong
Adam asks about a strong-legged Armstrong, and Charlie explains what the American was doing in Paris.
#38 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Adam doesn't understand why Snow White was hanging out with those lil fellas, and Charlie tries to explain why that witch had an apple.
#36 Correction: Al Capone & Prohibition with Ian Erickson
In the first ever correction episode, Ian Erickson (@IaErickson) joins Adam and Chuck to revisit some of what the boys got wrong on Episode #16. For best listening experience, go back to episode 16 first!
#35 The Wizard of Oz
Adam goes to Charlie in search of a brain, and Charlie lies and tells him he's had a one all along.
#34 Salem Witch Trials
Adam asks what those kooky gals were up to, and Charlie explains some theories on why they were acting that way.
#33 Pearl Harbor
Adam asks about one of war's sneakiest moments, and Charlie draws from a shallow well of Hawaiian knowledge.
#31 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Adam never learned why the man with the candy hung out with those kids, and Charlie takes them on a sweet adventure through a literary classic.
#27 The Boston Tea Party
Adam asks why those guys in Boston got so mad, and Charlie uses the phrase "taxation without representation" too many times.
#25 The Amanda Knox Trial
Adam wants to learn about a controversial semester abroad, and Charlie explains how being accused of murder is a bummer.
#24 Barry Bonds & Steroids
Adam asks about the steroid scandal of the 90s, and Charlie gives a meandering history of sports.
#22 Abraham Lincoln
Adam needs some points of clarification on Old Abe, and Charlie unpacks what he was actually hiding under that hat.
#16 Charles Manson
Adam gets a little tipsy while asking for a lesson on the Manson Family and Charlie apologizes for his namesake.
#15 Al Capone & Prohibition
Adam asks why we all stopped drinking for a moment and Charlie explains how America amended its decision to get on the wagon.
Adam discovers that Enron may not be all that reputable when Charlie vaguely explains the scandal.
#11 Michael Jackson
Adam is curious about the many shenanigans of Michael Jackson and Charlie talks pop music in a "thriller" (like the song) of an episode.
Adam inquires about one of our literary geniuses, and Charlie gives an insightful analysis of the plays he can remember.
#9 Mary Poppins
Adam is curious about a childhood tale he never quite understood and Charlie has some strong criticism for history's most overrated nanny.
Adam wonders what this whole OJ trial was about, and Charlie is pretty sure he knows the deal.
#3 The Beatles
On the fab fourth episode, Adam struggles to name members of The Beatles, and Charlie shines some light on the band.
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