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Origin of Speakcies

Have you ever wondered why it rains "cats and dogs" or why someone you like just told you to go "break a leg?" Check in weekly with your hosts Scott and Steve as they reveal the fascinating and sometimes bizarre origins of the words and phrases we use every day.

info_outline Ep. 67 - Beat a Dead Horse, Horse Sense, and High Horse 02/18/2020
info_outline Ep. 66 - The Bee's Knees, 23 Skidoo, and Know Your Onions 02/11/2020
info_outline Ep. 65 - One Fell Swoop, One Night Stand, and One for the Road 02/04/2020
info_outline Ep. 64 - Over a Barrel, Square Meal, and Shake a Leg 01/28/2020
info_outline Ep. 63 - Rule of Thumb, Thumbs Up, and Under the Thumb 01/21/2020
info_outline Ep. 62 - Through the Grapevine, Let the Cat out of the Bag, and Spill the Beans 01/14/2020
info_outline Ep. 61 - Shoot the Bull, Cock and Bull Story, and Bull in a China Shop 12/10/2019
info_outline Ep. 60 - Short End of the Stick, Shake a Stick At, and Stick in the Mud 12/03/2019
info_outline Ep. 59 - Road House: The Official Movie of Thanksgiving 11/26/2019
info_outline Ep. 58 - In Like Flynn and Murphy's Law 11/19/2019
info_outline Ep. 57 - Cocktail and Gin Up with Micah Lemon of The Alley Light and Eric Neff 11/12/2019
info_outline Ep. 56 - A Penny Saved Is a Penny Earned, Pretty Penny, and Penny Dreadful 11/05/2019
info_outline Ep. 55 - Halloween Special: Witch Hunt, Hell in a Handbasket, and Trick or Treat 10/29/2019
info_outline Ep. 54 - Dead as a Dodo, Swan Song, and Dead Cat Bounce 10/22/2019
info_outline Ep. 53 - Blackmail, Black Sheep, Blackballed, and Black Swan 10/15/2019
info_outline Ep. 52 - Birds and the Bees, Albatross around My Neck, and Suspension of Disbelief 10/08/2019
info_outline Ep. 51 - Great Scott and Scot-free 10/01/2019
info_outline Ep. 50 - Diamond in the Rough, Draw a Line in the Sand, and Salt of the Earth 09/24/2019
info_outline Ep. 49 - The Big Apple, The Apple of My Eye, and Upset the Apple Cart 09/17/2019
info_outline Ep. 48 - Call a Spade a Spade, Card Sharp, and Draw a Blank 09/10/2019
info_outline Season 3 Preview: Origin of Speakcies 09/03/2019
info_outline Ep. 47 - As Mad as a Hatter, at the Drop of a Hat, and As Tight as Dick's Hatband 06/25/2019
info_outline Ep. 46 - Davy Jones' Locker and Rob Peter to Pay Paul 06/18/2019
info_outline Ep. 45 - Mexican Standoff and Montezuma's Revenge 06/11/2019
info_outline Ep. 44 - Stockholm Syndrome and Meet Your Waterloo 06/04/2019
info_outline Ep. 43 - Face the Music and All That Jazz 05/28/2019
info_outline Ep. 42 - Proof Is in the Pudding and Pot Calling the Kettle Black 05/21/2019
info_outline Ep. 41 - Snobs and Slobs 05/14/2019
info_outline Ep. 40 - Cool Beans and Awesome Sauce 05/07/2019
info_outline Ep. 39 - Under My Skin, More Than One Way to Skin a Cat, and Skin in the Game 04/30/2019