Doris & Mary-Anne Are Breaking Out Of Prison | Episode 8

Cheer those cheeks, Mary-Anne. I’ve determined how to stop those hoods in Cell Block C from PUSHING us around… Specifically, pushing me around. We’ll start an old fashioned PRISON GANG. And we’ll call ourselves The MISS FISTS. You see it’s like misfits, but MISS because we’re gals. And FISTS because we don’t put up with no PHONUS BALONUS! […]

Doris & Mary-Anne Are Breaking Out Of Prison | Episode 10

I’ve got our ticket to the trolley, Mary-Anne. It’s taken me my entire stay to do it, but I’ve constructed a lock picking contraption that’s sure to break us out of the big house! It’s made of fingernails, bedsprings, and- Doris Delaney! Yes?! [BOING] Time to go. What? Your sentence has been served. I guess this is goodbye, […]

History Brief: Radio in the 1920s

Radio became a popular form of entertainment in the 1920s. What else was radio used for? How did it impact society? Throughout the late 1890s and early 1900s, many scientists were experimenting with radio waves, transmitters, and receivers. While Guglielmo Marconi is widely given credit for patenting the first radio, there were many others who came before—and after—Marconi […]