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Coffee and Chitchat and Happy Spring!

Wondering what today’s episode is about?  Well, after a week off, thanks, daylight savings time, we were inspired by the fact that all of our snow has finally melted!  Listen today as we discuss some VERY interesting things people have discovered after a long winter.  I think you’ll be able to tell which one was our fave!  Sit back and enjoy a green beer on us and Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Coffee and Chitchat!

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Coffee and Chitchat and Comfort Food!

Whether it’s Mac and Cheese or Rice Pudding, everyone has their favorite comfort food.  Well, let’s be honest, some of us have a number of foods that gives us comfort!  Why?  Well there’s some actual science behind it.  Take a listen and we try to navigate through the psychology of it and add some sidebars in between.  It wouldn’t be our podcast if we didn’t stray off topic.  Grab your favorite comfort food and take a listen!

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Coffee and Chitchat and Studio 54

Do us a solid and boogie down to tonight’s episode!  In its heyday, Studio 54 was quite the club!  Although Steve Rubell was no genius, he did make this old studio set the place to be in NYC! Hear some stories about the club in the late 70’s and how it met with its ultimate and inevitable demise.  Relax with your favorite beverage, take a listen and we’ll catch you on the flip side!

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Coffee and Chitchat and Espionage!

Grab your trench coat, tape a recording device to your chest and join us for today’s episode about two famous spies.  You may not know the story of Shi Pei Pu, but get ready for a wild ride!  Then, take a listen to the story of one of the most notorious spies, Mata Hari!  We promise this episode is a real gem and we had lots of laughs!  Binoculars and hidden cameras optional!

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Coffee and Chitchat and Cupid, Candy Hearts and Roses

Happy love day!  Join us and learn some things about Valentine’s Day.  Why do we give roses and chocolate to our lovebirds?  And where did the term lovebird even come from?  You’ll get the answers to these questions and more if you take a listen!  Even if you don’t have a significant other, don’t despair, you can celebrate Valentine’s Day however you choose.  Just remember the reason for the holiday, a beheaded martyr named Valentino!

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Coffee and Chitchat and Ew! Your House is Disgusting!

We all like to think we keep a clean house, right?  Well, as it turns out, we overlook some pretty germy  places in our homes.  Take a listen as we discuss why your bathroom might indeed be the cleanest room in your house.  Ew!  Your house is disgusting, but ours are too!  Grab some Chlorox Wipes and enjoy your Sunday!

 

 

 

 

 

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Coffee and Chitchat and Chicago Cold Cases

Take a listen this evening as Joyce and I discuss two cold cases native to the city we love, Chicago!  Travel back to the 1950’s and learn how Chicago’s innocence was shattered after the South Side murders of the Grimes sisters.  With multiple sightings of the victims and a lack of evidence, the guilty party was never convicted…Then listen as Joyce tells the story of Helen Brach, the missing candy heiress.  What happened to the philanthropist between her physical at the Mayo Clinic and her flight home to Chicago?  Unfortunately, we might never know what happened in either case, but take a listen and form your own theories on this icy-cold Sunday evening!