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E36 – VIKINGS 101 w/ Ben Thompson! (Badass Of The Week) – Podcast

E36 – VIKINGS 101 w/ Ben Thompson! (Badass Of The Week)

“Fear not death for the hour of your doom is set and none may escape it.” – Old Norse Proverb (“The Hávamál” from the Saga of the Volsung)

On this epic crossover, Ben Thompson returns (from the Badass of the Week podcast) to talk about all things Vikings – from Ivar the Boneless and Erik Bloodaxe to Saint Olga of Kiev and William the Conqueror!

Featured Music / Clips: “Immigrant Song” by Led Zeppelin (1970), “Valhalleluja” by Nanowar of Steel (2018), “Vikings” (2013-2020), Peter Jackson’s “Lord of the Rings” Trilogy, the Marvel Cinematic Universe (Thor, Avengers: Endgame, etc), “Kill Bill”, “Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan”, and “Game of Thrones”!

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⁠⁠Outro Music / Segment Jingles by DeftStroke Sound!⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠

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Erik Slader
Erik Slader
Erik Slader is the creator of “Epik Fails of History” a blog (and podcast) about the most epic fails… of history. With Ben Thompson, Erik is the co-author of the Epic Fails book series. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Media, once managed a comic book shop, has a weakness for fancy coffee and currently lives in Green Cove Springs, Florida with too many cats.

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