Monthly Archives: June 2015

Coffee With Jeff #43: The Great Chicago Fire

In the year of 1871 the town of Chicago caught fire. Almost 4 square miles burned over the next 30 hours. Find out the incredible true story of the fire and Mrs. O’Leary! Listen the this fantastic podcast here: Click … Continue reading

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Coffee With Jeff #42: The Steven Callahan Story

Steven Callahan attempted to take his boat, the Napoleon Solo, across the Atlantic Ocean but one night during bad weather, something hit his boat. That began a 76 day journey of survival! Listen the this fantastic podcast here: Click here … Continue reading

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Coffee With Jeff #41: The Life and Death of Horace Wells

I tell the story a dentist in the 1800:s. He looked for a way to stop the pain that he thought was unnecessary during major procedures. His name was Horace Wells and he thought laughing gas was the answer. Sit … Continue reading

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Coffee With Jeff #40: Annie Edson Taylor

Today I tell the story of a woman who was the first to attempt a most dangerous and frightening stunt, even by today’s standards. Annie Edson Taylor, the first to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel and live on … Continue reading

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Coffee With Jeff #39: Frank Zappa’s Bad Year

1971 was a bad year for Frank Zappa. Problems on the movie set for 200 Motels, a fire at concert, and then being put in the hospital be a crazy fan. This show is all about Franks Zappa’s bad year … Continue reading

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