the Folklore of Struwwelpeter

Yes, children’s books can be pretty silly. Who would give a pig a pancake, or a moose a muffin? Only a Monster would do such a thing. But what about a tailor who cuts off your thumbs if you put them in your mouth? Or what about a story of a boy who starves to death because he doesn’t want his soup anymore? This is the content of children’s books in the 1800’s and it only gets crazier. Join Jack and Sam as they explore the folklore of...

the Folklore of Ghost Trains

Choo Choo! It’s coming down the tracks and it’s going to scare you to death. This week’s topic is Ghost Trains, and boy are there many different types of these things. Whether it’s Nazis, Canada, or Abraham Lincoln, there’s a Ghost Train for everyone. Join Jack and Sam as they explore the folklore of Ghost...