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Ep 17: Off With Their Heads


We explore the history and validity behind classic execution and torture methods: guillotine, iron maiden, Catherine wheel, walk the plank, and Chinese water torture. More importantly, find out how Van Halen and Barney the dinosaur saved the day!

ALSO: "Um...Actually," Music Round goes to the movies!

RUNTIME: 52 minutes 3 seconds 



Featured interlude music:

"Run to the Hills" by Iron Maiden  Amazon | iTunes 

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Reader Comments (3)

Oh man, I cannot believe I didn't mention that "Run to the Hills," by the band Iron Maiden, was one of the songs played during Just Cause. That would have been such a great segue. I am an idiot.

Here's the full playlist.

June 25, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterChris

"Iron Maiden?! EXCELLENT!"

"Execute them."


June 25, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterTV's Mr. Neil
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