12 08, 2019

The Best Defense Against Cougars Is Metallica (Cool Weird Awesome 103)

By |2019-08-12T09:40:51-04:00August 12th, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , |

When a cougar started walking toward her on a logging trail in British Columbia, Dee Gallant used the power of rock to protect herself. Plus: in a move that might make heavy metal even heavier, guitarist Takamizawa Toshihiko designs a guitar shaped like Godzilla.

11 07, 2019

Rhinelander, Wisconsin Is America’s Hodag Headquarters (Cool Weird Awesome 81)

By |2019-08-09T13:11:57-04:00July 11th, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , , |

Wisconsin’s most fearsome folk monster been in Harry Potter and tangled with the Scooby Gang, but the Hodag is beloved in the community of Rhinelander, where it's the high school team mascot and there are many Hodags to find around town.