In this episode we admire the father of toxicology, of psychotherapy, of evidence based medicine... but not as much as he admired himself. The self proclaimed king of doctors also a drunk who rubbed poo on knives and wrote a recipe for homunculus. Was he a genius or just an ego maniac? Steve Cross and Iszi argue it out. Watch out - quite a bit of fruity language in this episode.

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Paracelsus (Philippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim) 

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STEVE CROSS is a comedian, science communicator, consultant and creator of the Bright Club

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The Z List Dead List is a podcast about obscure people from History. Created by Iszi Lawrence @iszi_lawrence

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