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Call Me Curious

32 EpisodesProduced by WonderyWebsite

New episodes come out every Thursday for free, with 1-week early access for Wondery+ subscribers.Is sugar really more addictive than cocaine? Does intermittent fasting work? Should I buy crypto? We’re all on 24-7 information overload, on our news feeds, in our inboxes, on TikTok… it’s hard to know w… read more

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Wondery Presents - The Rewatcher: Buffy The Vampire Slayer

October 3rd, 2022

4:40

Welcome to the Hellmouth Weirdos! Your favorite Morbid hosts Ash and Alaina are branching out from true crime and heading to Sunnydale for the …

Can Sex Toys Help or Harm Your Sex Life? | 30

September 29th, 2022

48:33

Let the good vibes roll! Sex toys are a global phenomena, racking up more than $35 BILLION dollars in annual sales and… well… growing. They've gone …

Is America's Love Affair with Pumpkin Spice Finally Over? | 29

September 22nd, 2022

39:27

When Starbuck's introduced the Pumpkin Spice Latte nearly two decades ago, no one knew it would ignite such a major cultural firestorm (albeit a very …

Can Your Dating App Predict Chemistry? (ENCORE) | 28

September 15th, 2022

45:41

Is finding your soulmate as simple as entering some info into an app? Can romantic chemistry be broken down into 1's and 0's? You've got a date with

Are We Alone in the Universe? | 27

September 8th, 2022

43:49

In a galaxy far, far away — something AMAZING is happening! NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is beaming back to us un-be-liev-able photos of deep space. And you don’t have to be someone with a light saber and a cape to …

Is Love at First Sight a Real Thing? | 26

September 1st, 2022

44:04

Is that really my soul-mate across the room?! Go on, admit it. You’ve asked yourself this question before. Most of us have been struck by the …

Do You Really Need 8 Hours of Sleep? | 25

August 25th, 2022

42:32

We’ve been hearing it for-ev-er: Get 8 hours of sleep. It’s been drilled into our heads for so long that we just accept it, right? But maybe we …

Can That Song Stuck in Your Head Help Your Memory? | 24

August 18th, 2022

39:34

Can getting a song stuck in your head actually be a good thing? It sure doesn’t feel that way… as you sing the Hot Pockets jingle for the 2000th time! But new studies suggest “earworms” can actually be a boon to your …

Could You Fall Prey To A Cult? (ENCORE) | 23

August 11th, 2022

40:43

How do you recognize the signs of a cultic relationship? Could you already be in over your head and not even realize it? Actor and model Hoyt Richards

Does Intermittent Fasting Work? (ENCORE) | 22

August 4th, 2022

37:22

Fad diets come and go, and Nikki's tried just about all of them, including intermittent fasting. She talks with someone who has seen weight-loss success by only eating certain hours of the day. Then Nikki goes to the …

Are Drag Queens Doing More Than Performing? | 21

July 28th, 2022

39:25

Jujubee is everywhere! The amazing drag queen, reality TV personality (Ru Paul’s Drag Race) and recording artist stopped by to talk to Nikki and Mr. …

Is It Time To Quit Your Job? | 20

July 21st, 2022

45:42

Are you tired of low pay, long commutes, lots of stress and feeling unappreciated and unfulfilled? Maybe it's time to quit your job! Many Americans …

Is Sugar More Addictive Than Cocaine? (ENCORE) | 19

July 14th, 2022

35:25

Sugar is everywhere around us. It's a reward, it's baked into every celebration we have. But for some, it becomes a problem when that sweet treat we want turns into something we need. Nikki and Mr. Malone break down the …

Is Sexual Attraction Just Our Pheromones Going Nuts? | 18

July 7th, 2022

43:36

Ever wonder what that certain "tingle" is you feel every Spring? You know what we mean. The weather gets warmer, the days get longer and suddenly love... or lust... is in the air. Ever wonder why that is? We all know it …

Is It Time to Dump Recycling? | 17

June 30th, 2022

35:11

Are you a wish-cycler? Most people do their part to protect the environment by dumping basically everything that isn't food into their blue recycle bin. But is that what we’re really supposed to do? And are we making a …

Is Pride More Than Just a Parade? | 16

June 23rd, 2022

44:02

Break out your best glitter, feathers, and leathers. And show some skin! It’s Pride Month! June is the designated dance party to celebrate the …

Are You Throwing Away Free Money? | 15

June 16th, 2022

51:59

Is your mailbox flooded with credit card junk mail promising free money? There’s cash back, 0% interest, sign-up bonuses, reward points. The come-ons keep on coming! Well, Nikki and Mr. Malone know exactly what you’re …

Are Dates on Food Just BS? | 14

June 9th, 2022

50:22

Can I still eat this? We’ve all been tempted by food that's past its posted freshness date. While many people worry about illness or the yuck-factor and toss food out, others trust their noses and look for ways to not …

Could Your Neighbor Be a Witch? | 13

June 2nd, 2022

46:02

The witchy practice of Wicca has been called America's fastest growing religion. On TikTok, the hashtag #WitchTok has racked up over 20 BILLION views and counting. Suddenly it seems like witchcraft is hotter than a …

Is Breakfast Really the Most Important Meal of the Day? | 12

May 26th, 2022

41:43

"Breakfast is the most important meal of the day"… but is it really? We’ve heard that saying so many times we assume it's true. In this episode Nikki & Mr. Malone turn to breakfast historian Heather Arndt Anderson

Is Microdosing Mushrooms Magic for Your Health? | 11

May 19th, 2022

39:57

Psychedelics were originally designed to blow your mind...but new studies suggest they can also help fix it! Can small doses of psilocybin (magic mushrooms) help people manage depression and anxiety better than …

Could You Fall Prey To A Cult? | 10

May 12th, 2022

39:52

How do you recognize the signs of a cultic relationship? Could you already be in over your head and not even realize it? Actor and model Hoyt Richards

Is Cinco de Mayo Mexican Independence Day? | 9

May 5th, 2022

40:06

For most Americans, Cinco De Mayo is merely one round in the Holy Trinity of Drinking Holidays - along with St. Patrick's Day and New Year's Eve. But …

Can Your Dating App Predict Chemistry? | 8

April 28th, 2022

44:52

Is finding your soulmate as simple as entering some info into an app? Can romantic chemistry be broken down into 1's and 0's? You've got a date with

What is Crypto and Should You Get Your Hands on Some? | 7

April 21st, 2022

34:34

Everyone seems to be talking about Cryptocurrency these days, but do we really know enough to sink our hard-earned, old-fashioned regular money into …

Can You Buy Nothing And Get What You Want? | 6

April 14th, 2022

35:35

Swapping is the new shopping! The Buy Nothing Project was created to reduce the massive impact regular retail shopping has on our environment, and …

Is Sugar More Addictive Than Cocaine? | 5

April 7th, 2022

34:25

Sugar is everywhere around us. It's a reward, it's baked into every celebration we have. But for some, it becomes a problem when that sweet treat we want turns into something we need. Nikki and Mr. Malone break down the …

Are Zoos Good or Bad for the Animals? | 4

March 31st, 2022

28:43

Zoos have become a controversial topic in modern society. Nikki has long been conflicted about zoos and how they treat animals. Mr. Malone joins Nikki to talk to a zookeeper to figure out whether zoos are an inhumane …

Can Ouija Boards Reach the Other Side? | 3

March 24th, 2022

32:10

If you've ever been to a slumber party, chances are you've been weirded out by a Ouija Board. Could this family game-closet classic actually be a …

Does Intermittent Fasting Work? | 2

March 17th, 2022

36:35

Fad diets come and go, and Nikki's tried just about all of them, including intermittent fasting. She talks with someone who has seen weight-loss success by only eating certain hours of the day. Then Nikki goes to the …

Can Aphrodisiacs Really Turn You On? | 1

March 10th, 2022

30:35

In our very first episode, Nikki gets to the bottom of the age-old question about whether particular foods can actually stimulate our sexual desire. …

Introducing: Call Me Curious

February 28th, 2022

1:27

Is sugar really more addictive than cocaine? Does intermittent fasting work? Should I buy crypto? We’re all on 24-7 information overload, on our news …

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