Fun Fact

Fun Fact
Two people talk about topics they find interesting.

Two Gun to Yuma
Sep 15 • 69 min
Allen revisits big felines, Arik catalogues well-armed historical figures, and Allen cares way too much about electric trunks.
Joey Two-Lies
Aug 19 • 56 min
Allen attempts to pitch a miniseries, Arik attempts to explain calendars, and a Spaniard attempts to become a spy.
Pick Your Danger
Jul 16 • 51 min
Astronauts make stuff to breathe, Europeans plunder stuff to sell, Australians and New Zealanders have a cute animal showdown.
Not All Fun Facts Are Fun
Jun 14 • 51 min
Whiteness is a construct, emoji are problematic, history is racist, and Black and indigenous lives matter.
Quakers & Quasars
May 20 • 61 min
Video calls are a problem, the universe is mind-boggling, a preacher defies expectations, and we receive formal titles.
Thanks for Dominating Us
Apr 15 • 55 min
Allen makes a hat, Arik visits medieval europe, Allen takes issue with Big Bread, and we offend the populace of Labrador.
The Baron of Disney World
Mar 15 • 41 min
Arik unravels the truth about Arizona, Jessie Char unravels the truth about Disney World, and we all learn about Sentinel Chickens.
Is Mustard a Mustard
Feb 16 • 41 min
Allen prepares for a newborn, brussels sprouts improve, your privacy is Borked, and narwhals surprise Arik.
This Is Not Health Advice
Jan 15 • 52 min
A baby is foretold, Arik explains why we like umami, Allen goes super deep into cold meds (while on cold meds), and we gain some new emoji shortcuts.
Taxonomy of Things You Lick
Dec 15, 2019 • 52 min
Allen puts orca whales in their place, Arik sends farmers to the polls, Allen takes candy from a baby, and Saskatchewan violates the Constitution.
Eighteen Wheels of Thunder
Nov 29, 2019 • 46 min
Allen races big rigs, Tron cheats, the Japanese navy gets cooking, and Arik goes on a word-origin journey through the looking glass.
Top Two Assassinations
Nov 15, 2019 • 49 min
Arik closes the loop on questionable presidents, and Allen goes deep on questionable airplanes.
The Princes of Light and Dark
Nov 1, 2019 • 49 min
Arik is sleep deprived, Allen is targeted with a conference scheme, babies are cured of jaundice, and followup is BACK baby
A New Flavour Technology
Oct 18, 2019 • 52 min
Allen sells Italy on tomatoes, Tiff Arment sells Allen on antique glassware, Starbucks sells us a scheme, and we decide to order oatmeal from Walmart.
What Is a Computer?
Oct 4, 2019 • 56 min
Allen takes on Microsoft, Casey Liss takes on West Virginia, the Red Cross takes five, and we all take a journey to a mid-90s Toys “R” Us.
Ready for a New Banana
Sep 20, 2019 • 57 min
Ô Canada is bananas, scientific progress used to be bananas, and the farming of bananas is itself bananas.
Everyone Was William
Sep 6, 2019 • 58 min
Historical figures make up names, Italians get assigned names, large social groups forget one another’s names, and the children are coming.
Lil Nas 10
Aug 23, 2019 • 49 min
Allen warns of impending doom, Arik spreads socialist propaganda, and we ride ‘til we can’t no more.
Hit Me with Your Pet Shark
Aug 9, 2019 • 53 min
Arik redefines the alphabet, Allen redefines fire, and we both ruin popular music.
Probably A Scheme
Jul 26, 2019 • 51 min
Arik celebrates a fictional rep, Allen reps an architectural ploy, and we follow a dead metaphor around the world.
The Marshmallow Blob Market
Jul 12, 2019 • 59 min
Allen reviews the monarchy, we gain fluency in Pittsburghese, and Arik discovers TikTok.
Broken and Evil
Jun 28, 2019 • 53 min
A world tour of facts – from Virginia to the Bay Area, from Shakespearean England to Soap Followup City.
Two Dumpster Fires
Jun 13, 2019 • 58 min
Water is wet, Teslas are trouble, and we delve into the wild world of rejected emoji.
40 Cans of Fake Pea Mayo
May 31, 2019 • 59 min
Arik blows up Allen’s calendar, Allen blows up the Impossible Burger, and science goes too far.
Unexpected Royalty Corner
May 17, 2019 • 59 min
Arik pitches an emperor, Allen pitches a Twitter feature, and we get some inside info on anvil-launching.
A Poorly Rendered Plow
May 3, 2019 • 57 min
Arik punks pirates, Allen flogs flags, and we fail horribly at evolving infrared vision.
More of a Facty Fact
Apr 19, 2019 • 54 min
Arik sells snake oil, Allen extols the virtues of rags, and things get very serious in rural North Dakota.
3 Ways to Make Your Butt Bigger
Apr 5, 2019 • 50 min
Allen ruins koalas, Arik ruins guys, Canada ruins its airport codes, and WikiHow was already ruined when we got there.
Evolutionarily Deprecated
Mar 22, 2019 • 67 min
Allen offends some marsupials, Arik disproves Jesus, and we discuss a scheme for getting rich.
A Scandal Hydra
Mar 8, 2019 • 69 min
Arik shows up the Titanic, Allen mutes everything, and we share some key bird facts.
One Fact at a Time
Feb 22, 2019 • 66 min
Arik defends himself from Facebook, Allen defends himself from cougars, and Arik doesn’t know what a hot hatch is.
Nobody’s Getting Scurvy
Feb 8, 2019 • 60 min
Allen goes deep on Nutrition Facts, we recap multiple culinary schemes, and Arik drops a history bomb.
I Made This Be Good
Jan 25, 2019 • 62 min
Arik continues his tour of the Pacific Northwest, Allen tries not to get drafted, and we crack open more critical adulting tips.
Adulting Life Hack Fact
Jan 11, 2019 • 68 min
We do some mass follow-up, Allen has a reckoning about movies, Arik ‘splains Sesame Street, and Allen encounters Hamilton.
Dec 28, 2018 • 55 min
Google News tortures Allen, Paris battles garbage barricades, and the Romans ruin our calendars.
Wait, It Gets Worse
Dec 14, 2018 • 65 min
Allen doesn’t get fired, Arik introduces the horror that is the Alfa Romeo logo, and we learn the facts about garburators.
Cheese Scheme
Dec 1, 2018 • 52 min
Arik’s car melts, Allen details a cheese scheme, and we review some critical tips for home and travel.