Episode 34: All the Lovely Ladies

Episode 34: All the Lovely Ladies

Lore - May 16, 2016 - 23:20

Folklore has often developed as a response to real-world events, but the opposite has also been true. History has, upon occasion, unintentionally confirmed ancient tales. And nowhere is this more evident, or more bloody, than in the tale of one particular 16th-Century countess.* * *This episode of Lore was sponsored by:The Great Courses Plus: Hundreds of topics taught by professors and experts, all in one enormous video library. Visit TheGreatCoursesPlus.com/lore to start your free one-month trial membership — and gain unlimited access to their entire lecture library!Stamps.com: Print your own postage and shipping labels from your home or office. Start your free 4-week trial today, and claim your $110 bonus offer, which includes postage and a digital scale. Just visit Stamps.com, click on the microphone in the top-right of the homepage, and type LORE.Harry’s: Want a better shave without the high prices? Go visit Harrys.com and use the offer code LORE to save $5 off their amazing starter kit. That's a month of shaving for $10 + free shipping!* * *Official Lore WebsiteSupport LoreNovels by Aaron Mahnke

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