This week Bryan and Ricky dip into the old "Fan Grab Bag" to bring you episode ideas, requested by you fans, that might not be big enough for entire episodes of their own but work nicely as 3 bite-sized topics!  So join the guys as they discuss the mysterious Antikythera Mechanism, the wacky old science of Phrenology and the hilarious world religion The Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster!  So tune in and keep the topic ideas coming!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_141_FanGrabBag_2.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 9:34pm EST
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This week Bryan and Ricky bring you a brand new batch of Myths and Legends from all across Pop Culture!  From rumours of Elvis working for the CIA to the legend of the Original Tinman's death to Red Ranger Porn the guys answer all sorts of questions from Music, Movies, TV and even Video Games! 

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_131_Pop_Culture_Myths_2.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 9:24pm EST
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This week the guys welcome back seasoned International Sports Broadcaster Andy McNamara to the show as he once again quizzes Ricky and Bryan on Sports trivia!  Listen in as the fellas further prove how little they know about sports thanks to a childhood of watching cartoons and avoiding the outdoors!  And even if sports aren't your thing, there are TONS of hilarious moments as these 3 clowns get bantering!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_130_Sports2.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 7:00pm EST
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Hey guys, well like we've been saying based on the new schedule this is the 5th Monday in the month so that means you guys get an oldie but a goodie!  Enjoy hearing about mullets again(or maybe for the first time) with a bit of new info thrown in there!  Enjoy!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_117_MULLETS_RELOADED.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 7:39pm EST
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This week the guys rev up their clicking fingers and take to the world wide web, to bring you another batch of Internet Celebrities!  So tune in and catch up on some viral gold that you might have missed, or learn something new about an old favorite! 

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_105_Internet_Celebs2.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 10:50pm EST
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This week Ricky and Bryan take a look back at some times in recent, as well as far back, history that people thought the world was going to come to an end!  From Nostradamus' prophecies to Y2K and even the big non-apocalypse of 2012 they cover all sorts of ridiculous would-be-doomsday scenarios!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_104_Apocalypses.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 8:29pm EST
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In part two of Ricky and Bryan's wrap up the guys review the second half of 2012 and discuss more of their favorite parts, update information on past shows and even answer some questions that'd been left un-answered!  And stay tuned for the much embarrassing blooper reel!  We hope you guys enjoyed 2012 as much as we did and wish all the best to all you amazing listeners over the holidays!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_085_Year_End_wrap_up_P2.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 11:44pm EST
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Well it's that time of year again where Bryan and Ricky recap on the episodes of the past year, with some added info and favourite moments!  So tune into this first part year end wrap up, and learn some new things on old topics and as always, have lots of laughs!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_084_YearEnd_WrapUp_P1.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 7:55pm EST
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It's December and so it's time to celebrate the holidays... with Santa's lesser known Demonic partner: KRAMPUS.  Bryan and Ricky delve into the history of this dark version of Christmas celebrated in some areas of Europe as well as talk about modern variations of this monstrous yuletide creature and even some other Xmas traditions that might seem strange or frightening to us North Americans!  So listen in, and for god-sakes be good during the holidays or face the terror that is Krampus!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_083_Krampus.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 9:40pm EST
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This week the guys crawl out from their dark subterranean world and bring you a Crash Course in the legend of Mole People.  So grab your shovel and head lamp and join the guys as they DIG DEEP into this topic; from ridiculous concepts to actual people who live underground, the guys cover it all!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_082_MolePeople.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 7:25pm EST
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This week the boys surf the web and memory lane to bring you a "BIO-tastic" episode all about Internet Celebrities! So dial-up, log on, or whatever the heck else you do to get on the internet and learn all about the lives of some new and classic viral video stars!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_073_Internet_Celebs.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 11:44pm EST
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BATBOY BECOMES NEW HOST OF CRASH COURSE IN AWESOME!  Is what our headline might read if this episode description were featured on the cover of The Weekly World News!  Ricky and Bryan give you the rundown on this wonderfully fake weekly news paper!   Listen in to hear the paper's history, some favorite headlines and a history of their most famous mascot: BATBOY!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_044_Weekly_World_News.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 11:24pm EST
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Seal yourself in with Ricky and Bryan in their Cryonics tube as they explore the legend of what actually happened to Walt Disney after he died, and whether or not his body is currently frozen deep underground!  And if that weren't enough there's a Crash Course in Cryonics (aka Cryogenically freezing people) included too!  Burrr! ('cause it's cold). 

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_036_Frozen_Walt_Disney.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 11:14pm EST
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In this sequel the boys finish up their year end wrap up and see us right through to 2012! So tune in to hear a spooky story, tons more honourable mentions and a glimpse of AWESOME topics to look forward to in this AWESOME new year....AWESOME!!!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_035_Boxing_Day_2.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 12:04am EST
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In this first of a 2 part year end wrap up Ricky and Bryan revisit the first 19 episodes of Crash Course in Awesome with some new additions to favorite episodes as well as some new bits of information that didn't originally make it to the show!  Mullets and Bigfoots and Bloody Mary's, oh my!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_034_Boxing_Day_1.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 12:01am EST
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Crash Course in 'Action Park'

Hear about the shockingly dangerous New Jersey amusement park 'Action Park' that kicked the crap out of it's patrons from the late 70's into the 90's.  Action park was home to some of the most insane rides and attractions you've ever heard of in a legit summer amusement park!

Also (shameless self promotion) please check us out on our Facebook Fan page for more photos and regular updates!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_009_Action_Park.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 10:29pm EST
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Ricky, Bryan and their Doubles take you through the myths, explainations and some personal stories of Doppelgangers!

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_007_Doppelgangers.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 9:27am EST
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Welcome to the first episode! Today the guys talk about everyone's favourite 80's hair cut.

Direct download: CCIA_Ep_001_Mullets.mp3
Category:Crash Course in the Ridiculous -- posted at: 8:18pm EST
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