Who was Huey Long and how did Tigger save lives? Getting to know people from history is tricky, particularly when heroes turn out to have rather horrid personal lives. Can we separate the art from the artist?
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Dan Carlin is a journalist, historian (although he'd describe himself as a mere History Fan) and podcaster. He is creator and host of the award winning History Podcast, Hardcore History available from www.dancarlin.com.
Paul Kerensa is a comedian and television writer (credits include Not Going Out and Miranda). He also writes interesting books about Christianity you can get from www.paulkerensa.com
Simon Dunn is also a television writer. He also churns out a lot of fun ebooks www.simondunn.me.uk
Iszi Lawrence is a comedian and podcaster www.iszi.com
The Z List Dead List a Podcast about obscure people from History created and hosted by Iszi Lawrence.
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