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Revisionist History

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Revisionist History is Malcolm Gladwell's journey through the overlooked and the misunderstood. Every episode re-examines something from the past—an event, a person, an idea, even a song—and asks whether we got it right the first time. From Panoply Media. Because sometimes the past deserves a second chance.

Revisionist History is Malcolm Gladwell's journey through the overlooked and the misunderstood. Every episode re-examines something from the past—an event, a person, an idea, even a song—and asks whether we got it right the first time. From Panoply Media. Because sometimes the past deserves a second chance.
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Revisionist History is Malcolm Gladwell's journey through the overlooked and the misunderstood. Every episode re-examines something from the past—an event, a person, an idea, even a song—and asks whether we got it right the first time. From Panoply Media. Because sometimes the past deserves a second chance.

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Episodes

Rick Rubin

11/13/2018
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Revisionist History presents the first episode of a new podcast, Broken Record. It's a conversation between Rick Rubin and Revisionist History host Malcolm Gladwell, covering everything from Rick’s role in the very beginning of hip-hop to his role in introducing Johnny Cash to a new generation of writers, performers and music lovers. Rick and Malcolm delve deep into Rick’s back catalogue – which is really a history of contemporary music – to reveal more about the artists that defined a new...

Duration:00:49:59

Revisionist History Presents: Broken Record

11/6/2018
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From Revisionist History host Malcolm Gladwell, Rick Rubin, and Bruce Headlam: Conversations. Arguments. Stories. Remembering old music. Discovering new music. Broken Record: Liner notes for the digital age. Revisionist History will be airing the first episode of Broken Record on November 13th. Listen here or in the Broken Record feed. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:03:39

Analysis, Parapraxis, Elvis

7/19/2018
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The one song The King couldn’t sing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:53:30

Strong Verbs, Short Sentences

7/12/2018
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“She was Joan of Arc, Madame Curie, and Florence Nightingale—all wrapped up in one.” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:36

The Imaginary Crimes of Margit Hamosh

7/5/2018
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Epidemics of fear repeat themselves. The first time as tragedy. The second time as farce. Margit Hamosh? Definitely farce. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:39

Malcolm Gladwell's 12 Rules for Life

6/28/2018
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Crucial life lessons from the end of hockey games, Idris Elba, and some Wall Street guys with a lot of time on their hands. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:36

The Hug Heard Round the World

6/21/2018
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Q: Was there a period where you felt you had something to prove? A: The first 45 years of my life. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:14

General Chapman’s Last Stand

6/14/2018
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Good fences make good neighbors. Or maybe not. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:30

Free Brian Williams

6/7/2018
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"Sorry dude, I don't remember you being on my aircraft." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:41:04

A Polite Word for Liar

5/31/2018
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An early morning raid, a house-full of Nazis, the world’s greatest harmonica player, and a dashingly handsome undercover spy. What could possibly go wrong? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:39:46

Burden of Proof

5/24/2018
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“He called to wish me ‘Happy Birthday.’ Then he said, ‘I’m failing everything.’” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:49

Divide and Conquer

5/17/2018
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The complete, unabridged history of the world’s most controversial semicolon. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:41:22

Bonus: Malcolm Gladwell debates Adam Grant

5/10/2018
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In a special live taping at the 92nd Street Y in New York, Malcolm talks with WorkLife’s Adam Grant about how to avoid doing highly undesirable tasks, what makes an idea interesting, and why Malcolm thinks we shouldn't root for the underdog. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:52:11

Introducing Revisionist History Season Three

5/3/2018
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Malcolm Gladwell is back with season three of Revisionist History: harmonica players, mass delusion, semicolons, and a constitutional crisis. Launching May 17th on Panoply. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30

The Basement Tapes

8/17/2017
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What is a son’s obligation to his father? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:49

McDonald’s Broke My Heart

8/10/2017
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They made the world’s greatest French Fry. Then they threw it away. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:36:57

Mr. Hollowell Didn’t Like That

8/3/2017
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Arrested, arraigned, indicted, tried, convicted, and sentenced to die in the electric chair in 24 hours. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:52

State v Johnson

7/27/2017
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“Nobody was interested in justice.” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:20

The King of Tears

7/20/2017
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Why country music makes you cry, and rock and roll doesn’t: A musical interpretation of divided America. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:44:38

The Prime Minister and the Prof

7/13/2017
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The friendship that changed the course of World War II. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:37:07