Episode 57: POMPEII

Episode 57: POMPEII

Katy visits “Pompeii: The Exhibition” with her husband Derek. This leads to a discussion on why we’re so attracted to the tragic story of Pompeii, and how many years must pass before tragedy turns into gift shop kitsch.

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Event Details:Pompeii: The Exhibition” is at the Pacific Science Center in Seattle until May 25th, 2015.

Music: Ai Se Eu Te Prego by Michel Telo and Estoy Llorando by Edward Sanchez feat. DJ Polin. Thanks to listeners Brad and Kevin for helping us solve the musical mystery!


Oil lamps from Pompeii

Oil lamps from Pompeii

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Cast of a dead child, Pompeii

Cast of a dead child, Pompeii

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