The Hourchive

A conversation about everything, one hour at a time

The Hourchive is a conversation about everything, one hour at a time.

Ep #289 | Parades


Strike up the band, air up the balloons, and get Miss Hourchive to her convertible. This week we're marching through a celebration of parades from Webster Groves, Missouri to Manhattan.

Show Notes
The Prefatorium
02:23 Elliott Smith: Rose Parade
The Hourchive: Parades
10:12 The History of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
12:48 The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 90th Anniversary Special
26:32 Chelsea and John in the St. Louis Metropolitan St. Patrick's Day Parade: Leprechaun Chelsea | John pollinates the streets | Passing out high-fives
35:48 The Headless Horseman at Disney's Boo to You parade
40:25 Rickroll on Macy's Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends Float

Ep #288 | Winter Olympics


In a gold medal feat of Hourchivism, we get you ready for the 2018 winter games with a look back at the origins, milestones, and controversies associated with everyone's favorite international spectacle (and even eventually get some facts right).  

Show Notes
The Prefatorium
01:40 Comments: The Percolator | November 7, 2017
02:59 Comments: Ep #287 | Crowdfunding
03:45 Michael Galinsky's 1989 shopping mall photos
06:59 Alumination Kickstarter
00:00 Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 Official Theme Song
The Hourchive: Winter Olympics
08:34 Ep #258 | Obscure Sports
08:39 Ep #68 | Extreme Sports
15:04 Elistination: Winter Olympic sports
16:02 Grand Prize snow shovel
19:31 The History of Winter Olympics
52:10 Avery Brundage
58:25 Adam's big winnings