Tag «Derek Waters»

Drunk History – Solving Los Angeles’s Water Crisis

– Hello, I’m Jeremy Konner. And today we’re going to talk about– – [laughs] Sorry. [laughter] That’s hello.You want to say hello.– I’m so [bleep] up, man. – No, I see. You’re looking at me over here, and I’m over here. – You’re the goddamn director of this.– I know.I’m the goddamn director of this.So …

Marsha P. Johnson Sparks the Stonewall Riots – Drunk History

Marsha P. Johnson Sparks the Stonewall Riots – Drunk History

I’m honestly so happy right now.– Me too.– Hi! Just kidding. – [laughing] – Hello, I’m Crissle West, and today, we’re going to discuss Marsha P. Johnson.So, the story beginsin the middle of New York City,in the Village, on Christopher Street,and back then, you know,New York had a growing LGBT population.So, basically, the non-straight populationhad …

Harry Houdini vs. Spiritualism (feat. Ken Marino) – Drunk History

HELLO, EVERYBODY! I’M HERE TO TALK ABOUT HOUDINI AND HIS FIGHT AGAINST SPIRITUALISM WITH SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE. [dramatic music] AFTER WORLD WAR I, EVERYONE WAS OBSESSED WITH SPIRITUALISM. THEY FELT THAT RELIGIOUS BITS AND SCIENTIFIC BITS WORKED TOGETHER AND MADE SPIRITUALISM. HARRY HOUDINI, THE GREATEST MAGICIAN ESCAPE ARTIST OF ALL TIME. HOUDINI KNEW SPIRITUALISM …