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The Story Behind tells the extraordinary history of the ordinary. Everyday objects are more closely examined, from their ancient beginnings through the present—all within 5-10 minutes.

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Update on the show + Audiobook link

Oct 27, 2020

Thank you to everyone who came by over the past few months while I recorded the audiobook of The Story Behind.
The audiobook is available on Audible and you can get that at this link:
In addition, for those who saw the Live recordings in
The Story Behind Discussion Group, you know...

Apr 2, 2019

Happy April Fool’s Day.

This year, I was part of a number of other podcasts that wanted to do some cross-promotion, so if you’re looking for The Story Behind April Fool’s Day, I invite you to check out the Forgotten News Podcast.

I should put a disclaimer on this episode that it may not be suitable for younger or...


Oct 13, 2016

Want to listen to all the episodes of The Story Behind? This is the place! Listen from your browser to any and all episodes by pressing play, ordered from most recent -- don't worry, there's not really an order to episodes, aside from the occasional two-parter.


  • Check out the full #ForrestGumpFebruary Series


Oct 12, 2016

Show off your Trivia Buff status with official gear from The Story Behind from our TeePublic Store! Get T-shirts, sweatshirts, mugs, onesies or even a Trivia Buff notebook to record all the cool trivia you pick up during the day.


The Story Behind Cover Art Shirt *Additional Colors and Styles Available* - $20