On this episode of Space Case, Devin breaks down conspiracies and cases about people “dying” by being electrocuted by their headphones. Is that even possible? We use internet resources and our knowledge of audio equipment to crack the case! Tune and find out what whacky and wild cases there are of the crazy combinations of headphones and toilets? Sounds unreal? Tune in to find out!
Hop in the WAYBACK MACHINE for Space Case CLASSIC where we travel back in time to a previous episode. For this installment, we head back to October 2017 (the first year of Space Case) to hear the spooky scary 1st Annual Space Case Halloween Special. We talk about all things Halloween, recommend some MUST SEE horror movies, and our fav seasonal spooky things. We’ll be back in the present next week! ENJOY!
On this episode Devin dives into the origins of why we have middle names and how we historically developed using names as an identifier. Then, we crawl out of THAT rabbit hole into a brief history of the once iconic toy retailer K.B. Toys which Trent discovers is a fairly cut-and-dry story.
In the FINAL installment of our Kmart/Sears trilogy, we discover the fate of Eddie Lampert after last week’s cliffhanger. Then, we delve into the final phase of the Kmart/Sears merger and the aftermath. Did Eddie save the day? What happens from here? Find out the dramatic conclusion and listen in now!
In part 2 of this 3 part series of the eventual folding of KMart and Sears, we answer the question “who is Eddie Lampert?” Why did he take over KMart and decide it was a good idea to merge with Sears? What in his life lead him to this point and what were his intentions with investing in 2 dying retailers? We crack the case on these questions BUT are left with even MORE questions with yet ANOTHER cliff hanger ending. What’s the bombshell incident we’re referring to? Tune in and strap in for Part 3 coming next week!
In this episode of Space Case, we crack the case on rise and eventual fall of the Kmart and Sears merger. Why did it happen? What lead to the failure of these iconic retailers? And, could it have been prevented? The answers to all this and more await your ears; listen now!
On this episode of Space Case, we catch up on recent music releases and do some SK REVIEWS on Missy Elliott, Sleater Kinney, and the iconic Sophie Anderson. Then we dive into recently announced reboots for TV and Film like Invader Zim, Rocko’s Modern Life, Lizzie McGuire, Practical Magic, and Devin pitches another idea for a reboot. What is it? Listen and find out!
On this week’s episode, we dive into the story of Emily Haddad; a 5-year old jazz prodigy of the late 80s and early 90s who became a well respected staple of the Chicago Jazz scene and beyond. We then crack the case on NPR’s list of THE WORST SONGS OF ALL TIME and weigh in on what WE think are bad songs and why. We also add a new piece of musical equipment to our arsenal. What is it? Tune in to find out!
On this episode of SPACE CASE, we take another deep dive into the history of some of our favorite classic memes. Devin brings out her notes to crack the case on “Iridocyclitis Spelling Bee Kid” and what he’s up to these days. Then, we crack the case on Sammy Classic Sonic Fan and get a not-so-great update on his now problematic adulthood.
On this episode of Space Case, we take a page out of NPR’s ALL SONGS CONSIDERED and some other articles that prompt the following questions: What was the most popular musical or play when you were in high school? What’s a song that always reminds you of summer? What are some iconic opening tracks of albums? What’s a song that got you through school? What makes a great album last? AND What bands have you had to “break up” with over the years? We wanna thank our listeners for their great answers to help us crack these cases! If you didn’t get to participate, leave us your answers below and tell us if you want us to post pictures of our theater days in high school (Devin has them ready for you)