Monthly Archives: April 2015

Coffee With Jeff #34: The Radium Girls

The painting was done with a fine tip paint bush but to make painting more exact, supervisors encouraged their workers to point the brushes with their lips or tongue to give the brush sharp point. The supervisors told the employees … Continue reading

Posted in History, Podcast, Story | Tagged | Leave a comment

Coffee With Jeff #33: Franz Reichelt

Franz Reichelt, an Austrian-born French tailor, had already been thinking about this when a prize of 10,000 francs for a safety parachute for aviators was announced. What he was working on was a parachute suit. It was something like a … Continue reading

Posted in History, Podcast, Story | Tagged | Leave a comment

Coffee With Jeff #32: Centralia Mine Fire

This story is about a small town called Centralia that use to be Pennsylvania. The town was on top of a network of coal mines. One day in 1962, a garbage fire spread to the mines and the town would … Continue reading

Posted in History, Podcast, Story | Tagged | Leave a comment

Coffee With Jeff #31: Claude Vorilon & the Elohim

A race car driver who’s a magazine publisher has the urge to visit a extinct volcano, meet a man from the stars, a name who tells him the truth of life on Earth, and the true meaning of the bible. … Continue reading

Posted in History, Podcast, Story, UFO | Tagged , , | Leave a comment