It's time for the labors that made a hero out of an everyday mega-strong son of Zeus. Heracles is getting discussed and Hercules is there too.
Happy New Year! Paul is just giving a quick update this week on the whereabouts of the Mythfits and what's to come in 2018!
See you in two weeks!
We had the prequel in Tantalus, and the sequel in Oedipus. Now hear the exciting chariot race that certainly happened. Featuring Joe Hospodor and Sarah's cold.
Paul's father, Bob Bianchi, sits in as Sarah and Paul tiptoe (while trying not to Freudian slip) through perhaps the most infamous Greek Myth. Sophocles is on the docket, and Oedipus wrecks it.
Orpheus and Eurydice, Alcyone and Ceyx: starcrossed lovers. How will it end? Find out when Sarah and Paul dive into classic greek tales of sad love.
Yeah, me neither. Paul had to study up for this often forgotten Greek Hero who battled a Chimera while mounted on Pegasus! Also a devastating flood is halted by the sight of lady bits. How could we forget that?
By the Pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes. It's Paul and Sarah talking about Hecate, goddess of witchcraft and Nemesis, goddess of revenge. With special guest- actress and comedian, Katie Foster.
Don't get distracted by his surrogate father, Dictys, this episode is all about Perseus, Andromeda, and Medusa- one look and she gets you stoned.
The fleet-footed Atalanta is being discussed because the pantheon of greek heroes is not just a boys club... But, yeah, it mostly still is. Sarah says Atalanta gets a rare happy ending and she's not lion. You'll get the joke if you finish the episode.
Poet Alexandra Hoey joins Paul and Sarah as they talk about the great hero Theseus and all the weird things he killed. Spoiler alert: one of those things was The Minotaur.
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The greatest inventor in Ancient Greece takes the spotlight as Paul and Sarah discuss Daedalus. From Perdix to Icarus, boys are dropping from the sky everywhere.. including or guest for the week, Jake Lloyd!
The answers are blowing in the wind when Paul brings out a highscool English project to talk about the demi-gods of the winds, Boreas, Zephyros, Notus, and Eurus. With special guest, co-founder of Dragon Wagon Radio and host of Elaborate, Jake Lloyd.
It's the Sun and the moon's time to shine as Paul and Sarah talk Helios, Selene, and their tragic yet horny sister, Eos.
It's time to wrap out the olympian gods in one final push. Hermes, Aphrodite, and Dionysus are on the docket, drinking wine and taking names... of people to escort to the underworld.
Paul's telling tales about his favorite all-time Olympian god, Artemis and also her twin brother Apollo. There will be giants, needy mothers, and flaying. Ye gods!
Did you know that Poseidon had over eighty lovers and that his wife, Amphitrite was cool with it? Paul and Sarah are learning about it and Miatta's joining them again.
Two Gods of War, One Episode. We have Athena: Goddess of War and Wisdom, and Ares: God of War and Love Triangles. With guest, Miatta Lebile.
It's time to talk about Hades: God of the Underworld, Child Abducter, Enforcer of Bizarre rules, and Otherwise All-Around Nice Guy. Demeter be damned.
Or, more importantly, who wouldn't Zeus do? And while disguised as what animal? Paul and Sarah discuss the king of the gods and everything he ever boinked.
All about the god who loved mankind and was punished for our sins and the woman who's curiousity brought sin to our world. I swear it's not the bible.