Manage episode 293949751 series 2797677
RJ and Elle continue their coverage on the history of Alcohol and Magic. RJ dives deeper into the history of alcoholism and it's connection to demonic and spiritual possession. The history of alcohol as a magic tool in other cultures around the world, and in the introduction of Alcohol to America. RJ discusses the tragic history of Alcohol as a tool of colonialism and genocide used against Native Americans. Big trigger warning for America's genocidal history. RJ discusses the damaging fire water myths spread by american colonists. When Peyote was outlawed for Native American rituals, alcohol was used. In the extra spell is about the Bizarre 90 year cheese conspiracy that has been going on in America. After that, RJ discusses the Medieval history of Tyromancy or cheese magic. Elle performs the Nathan Kessel method of Tyromancy by throwing swiss cheese onto a random book page. The Tyromancy is performed for Eli of the Flore podcast.
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