Forgotten History

People tend to assume that the way things are is how they've always been, but sometimes history can surprise us. Starlee Kine investigates the mystery of Coney Island's salt water taps that Buzz Goldstein claims ran ocean water straight into your bathtub.
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People tend to assume that the way things are is how they've always been, but sometimes history can surprise us.

Featuring the story of a Minotaur who attempts to escape his personal history and create a new mythology among humans.

Plus, Starlee Kine investigates the mystery of Coney Island's salt water taps that Buzz Goldstein claims ran ocean water straight into your bathtub.

Listen to the Minotaur story from this episode.

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Featuring historian Ed Ayers from  BackStory, and Martin Duckworth.

Special music thanks to Podington Bear from the Free Music Archive.