History Buzz Ep04: Talking YouTube and History with Whitt Docs Cemetery Tours

We reached out to a fellow History buff and YouTube channel host, Chris, from the Whitt Docs Cemetery Tours YouTube channel…and man did we have a blast talking to him! He talks about some of the most interesting cemeteries he has visited, his earliest historical memories…and yes he even remembers the big California earthquake from 1989!!! WhitContinue reading “History Buzz Ep04: Talking YouTube and History with Whitt Docs Cemetery Tours”

History Buzz Ep03: Chicken Shack Fisticuffs, Portland Hippies, and MTV meets Opera

Do you remember the first thing you ever watched on MTV? How about that pivotal event that opened your eyes to the bigger world? Our friends Naomi and Chris grew up in Portland and Alabama…and we were lucky enough to eventually meet them in Memphis. Talk about a variety of experience and history to talkContinue reading “History Buzz Ep03: Chicken Shack Fisticuffs, Portland Hippies, and MTV meets Opera”

History Buzz Ep02: Skyline Chili Strikes Again, Personal vs Social History, and a White Ford Bronco

You ever wonder why the OJ Simpson trial was such a big deal? Do you remember where you were when the verdict came out? What were the social impacts of that trial? Does that kind of history matter to most people? Our Navy buddy Dave Rios, talks about moving around the country as a childContinue reading “History Buzz Ep02: Skyline Chili Strikes Again, Personal vs Social History, and a White Ford Bronco”

History Buzz Ep01: The Origin of Krispy Kreme, West Coast Earthquakes, and MLK

In the first episode of The History Buzz we talk about the assassination of Martin Luther King and how we all learned about that event differently from West Coast to East Coast and North to South. Our guest tells us the first major historical event he remembers happening in his lifetime….as well as some OhioContinue reading “History Buzz Ep01: The Origin of Krispy Kreme, West Coast Earthquakes, and MLK”

An Introduction to The History Buzz Podcast

This History Buzz uses history as a springboard for conversations on how we all learn through a different lens. Jenn is a Historian from Pittsburgh with a graduate degree in American History from the University of Memphis and Scott is from California, and a career Navy Officer. Together they have built a life that isContinue reading “An Introduction to The History Buzz Podcast”