Episode 27: Queen of the Goths

Jen discusses Ignaz Semmelweis’s contribution to science: hand-washing because doctors were historically nasty, apparently. In honor of Pride Month, Kate talks about the life and legacy of Queen Christina of Sweden. Jen attempts to pronounce the titles of Dan Andersson’s works in her Oshituary. Kate, meanwhile, tells the spooky story of Henry Rathbone and Clara Harris, arguably two more of John Wilkes Booth’s victims.