In part one of our four part series on the Horsemen of the Apocalypse we discuss various gods of pestilence, plague amulets, pest houses, plague doctors, and of course news and pop culture.

Music: “When the Saints Go Marching In” Fats Domino

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  • Arlo

    “Windmills do not work that way. GOODNIGHT!”

  • Sam

    Pestilence
    For what you have had to endure
    And what you have put others through

  • sewdotcoe

    I’d gladly read that gay erotica book. There’s a shiny horse and everything!!!

  • Brian B

    Thank you for mentioning Good Omens! I’ve been a fan of Neil Gaiman’s and Terry Pratchett’s for over 20 years, and was very happy to hear it discussed and the overview. Awesome podcast guys!!

  • Christopher Rose

    In England in the early 80’s, a TV show called The Young Ones did this short sketch showing the four horsemen waiting for the apocalypse:

    (warning: bad 80’s fx!)

  • Ayla

    Oh my goodness, the fact that you mentioned Legion made my life. That was my first comic series and will forever be my favourite