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    Today it’s a Tupperware party and you’re all invited! Tupperware epitomises the post-war suburban dream. But pop open the lid and peep inside and not all is as it seems. There was a battle for the soul of Tupperware. A battle fought between the inventor of the Tupperware box, Earl Tupper, and the...

  • 🎧 Emojis

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    Emojis originate in the notebooks of 1970’s Japanese schoolgirls obsessed with adding cute illustrations between words.

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  • 🎧 Chickens

    Why did the chicken cross the road? What came first, the chicken or the egg? Who invented the chicken anyway?

    We answer at least one of these questions on today’s show.

    We follow the chicken from the time of the dinosaurs (the chicken is the closest living relative to T-Rex) until today’s genet...