Patreon Dispatches from the Curiosity Shop 59: Cocks and Codexes

Patreon Dispatches from the Curiosity Shop 59: Cocks and Codexes

The Vatican library and the Council of Trent.

In which we ponder the finer points of the Vatican’s vast pornography stash and look for a fabled storage room brimming with marble dicks.

The Bones & Bobbins Podcast, Season 4, Episode 01: You Can Be the President, I’d Rather Be the Pope

The Bones & Bobbins Podcast, Season 4, Episode 01: You Can Be the President, I’d Rather Be the Pope

Weird pope facts and the bizarro world that is Vatican City/the Vatican/the Holy See.

Patreon Dispatches from the Curiosity Shop 59: Cocks and Codexes

Patreon Dispatches from the Curiosity Shop 58: Jingle Hells

Welcome to Christmas in vintage holiday hell! We’ve got terrifying Santas, classic Christmas tree beehive hairdos, and photos that are anything but merry and bright.

The Bones & Bobbins Podcast, Season 3, Episode 17: Indigenous Badassery

The Bones & Bobbins Podcast, Season 3, Episode 17: Indigenous Badassery

S03E17: It’s National Native American Heritage Month, so we’re talking about stone cold badass Madame Marie Dorion, and the many ways in which Native and Indigenous Americans have contributed to medicine and public health, from baby bottles, to pain killers, to early syringes!

Patreon Dispatches from the Curiosity Shop 59: Cocks and Codexes

Patreon Dispatches from the Curiosity Shop 57: November Auction Oddities, Part 2

We included our bonkers pre-show conversation in the recording, because nobody has their shit together–except maybe the Count and/or Natali’s kid with a hotline to Jesus–but Haley did (probably) accidentally catch a ghost on video.

Then, once we reigned it in a bit, we explored the fascinating estate of a Harley Davidson shop owner turned fine art collector, and discovered that an entire house of Victorian antiques must have been made out of old fireplaces.