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76: Hey, Hot Stuff




We're going to make your skull-stuffing sweat with some trivia that is hot, hot, hot! How hot is the world's hottest chili pepper? And what is the most efficient remedy to cool of a scorched tongue? Find out all the "tricks" to fire-walking, and don't forget to get some delicious hot anagrams. Learn another nightmare animal that practically boils up the competition. And Chris is a really good Donna Summer.

ALSO: Bizarre headlines, The Peppermaster

RUNTIME: 45 minutes 50 seconds


Featured Interlude Music:

"Hot Stuff" by Donna Summer  Amazon | iTunes 

"Hot in Herre" by Nelly  Amazon | iTunes 



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    The hot stuff like the red chilies. I agree this is too hot, especially for the foreign guys who like to take little spice in their foods. And we all love to include much spice in our food for gaining the better taste. The recorded conversation about the chilies is so ...
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I really love this talk show. However as I'm a non-native English spearker, sometimes, I found it's difficult to understand when you guys speak too fast. Wouldn't it be great if you guy could include some sort of transcripts?

August 28, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterTran Khanh

The evolutionary reason why some peppers are hot and some are not is super interesting. Check it out !!

August 30, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterMikayla

I have a sort of "ummm..... actually". In his quiz, Chris says "degrees on the Kelvin scale, but there is no such thing as a degree Kelvin. Kelvin is a unit of measure that does not have degrees. He should have said 0 Kelvins.

September 5, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterTom D

Hey guys.... on my recent travel, I layover Trinidad and got the scorpion peper.... it is insane and extremely hot... just opening the jar, make your eyes watery... not for sisies....

October 3, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterLherman

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