November 20th, 2015

Episode 5: The Chicago Cubs, The Curse, and Tinkers to Evers to Chance

Since back to back World Series wins in 1907 and 1908 the Chicago Cubs have not won that title. Pat and I dig into Chicago Cubs history and explain the origin of “the curse”, and Pat reads a poem. You won’t want to miss it. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/butdaddywhy/2015/11/20/the-chicago-cubs-the-curse-and-tinkers-to-evers-to-chance

November 5th, 2015

But Daddy Why Episode 4: Why is the Sky Blue?

Pat and I dig into the question that kicked of the idea for this podcast, “Why is the sky blue?”  We also explain why you can sometimes see the moon during the day. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/butdaddywhy/2015/11/04/why-is-the-sky-blue

But Daddy Way Episode 3 Cover Art

October 30th, 2015

But Daddy Why Episode 3: Halloween, Jack’o’lantern, and the fate of the Mangel Wurzel

Pat and Eric get spooky… well they get Mangel Wurzeled at least… Don’t know what that means? Give this one a listen you’ll also learn about the origins of Halloween and the Jack’o’Lantern as well. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/butdaddywhy/2015/10/30/halloween-jackolantern-and-the-fate-of-the-mangel-wurzel

October 21st, 2015

But Daddy Why Episode 2: Triskaidekaphobia, Paraskevidekatriaphobia, and Long Division

Pat and Eric dig into why people are scared of the number 13 and why long division is called “long”.

October 14th, 2015

But Daddy Why Episode 1: Origins of Daylight Saving Time and Wednesday’s Weird Spelling

In this the pilot episode of “But Daddy Why?”, Pat and Eric dig in and do the research to tell you the origin stories of Daylight Saving Time and Wednesday’s funny spelling.