365 days with mxmtoon

By mxmtoon

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“365” is a daily podcast brought to you by mxmtoon, artist/songwriter/actor/designer/gamer/simp, who will take you through the most interesting, weird, and funny events of that day in history. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, and you’ll learn a ton of new things. Episodes released daily starting September 14. Please Follow and Subscribe! Distributed by Talkhouse.

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september 20: the battle of the sexes
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In today’s episode of 365 days with mxmtoon, Maia shares the inspirational story of tennis legend Billie Jean King and her most famous match, Battle of the Sexes. This defining moment all happened on this day in history, and most importantly has reminded us to never undermine a woman’s strength. Speaking of defining moments, Maia also shares a defining moment in The Beatles life that has forever shaped history. Join this episode today and make sure you’re following along with the daily updates @365daysmxmtoon on all platforms.
Sep 20, 2020
september 19: the untold history of emojis
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Wait...there existed a time before an emoji existed to convey every thought and emotion our brains could formulate? Who are we without :) and :(? On this episode of 365 days with mxmtoon, Maia takes us back to a 1982 college message board to explore the roots of our favorite keyboard accessories. I mean c’mon, where else would the emoji be born if not amongst college students? For those of us missing live music, we’ll also be transported back to Central Park 1981 for the highest attended concert of its time (Hint: This iconic duo had no need for emojis in giving us all the feels on “Bridge Over Troubled Water”). Join this episode today and make sure you’re following along with the daily updates @365daysmxmtoon on all platforms.
Sep 19, 2020
september 18: on big comets and bigger pop stars
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Twinkle, twinkle, little, wait is that a comet? On today's episode of 365 days with mxmtoon, Maia will be sharing a time when astronomers Kaoru Ikeya and Tsutomu Seki discovered a comet with just their naked eye! No telescopes were used during this night sighting because of how close the comet was to the sun. As Maia goes into detail about this one-of-a-kind event, she will also share another trendsetting milestone in music history. Here’s a hint: Cause the players gonna play and the haters gonna hate, but you better not shake off listening to this podcast. Join this episode today and make sure you’re following along with the daily updates @365daysmxmtoon on all platforms.
Sep 18, 2020
september 17: the story of Vanessa Williams, the first black miss america
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She is beauty, she is grace, she is...stripped of her title for some sexist “scandal”? For Vanessa Williams, the first Black woman to be crowned Miss America in 1983, the scrutiny women (especially WOC!) are subject to while in the spotlight is all too familiar. Talk about a double standard! Despite unfair pageant practices, Williams emerged stronger than ever, highlighting her resilience and overall “badass-ery”. Then, Maia brings up another “scandal” involving The Ed Sullivan Show and a famous song from The Doors. Join this episode today and make sure you’re following along with the daily updates @365daysmxmtoon on all platforms.
Sep 17, 2020
september 16: how Mexico got its independence from Spain
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Hold up. You're telling us that Cinco de Mayo is not the day for the best deals on tacos and margaritas? Yep, you read that right; Cinco de Mayo is actually more important than filling our stomachs. In this episode of 365 days with mxmtoon, we learn about the true significance of May 5th, which actually all came down to Catholic priest Father Miguel Hidalgo. Along with this, Maia talks about how hip hop was integrated into mainstream music. Join this episode today and make sure you’re following along with the daily updates @365daysmxmtoon on all platforms.
Sep 16, 2020
september 15: the day the Supreme Court got its first woman justice
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Can you believe that America’s first woman justice wasn’t appointed until 1981? In today’s episode of 365 days with mxmtoon, Maia breaks out the history books and does a deep dive into the life and career of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. And while girl power is something we can all get behind, we’ll also be reminded of a day in more recent history surrounded by controversy in the music community...no shade to any U2 fans in the house! Join this episode today and make sure you’re following along with the daily updates @365daysmxmtoon on all platforms.
Sep 15, 2020
september 14: the time we skipped 11 days into the future
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You can shift time?! In this episode of 365 days with mxmtoon, Maia shares a piece of history that only the Jonas Brothers thought to be true - Time Travel. Now no time machines were involved, but the switching of how we keep track of time did.  Through the conversion of calendars, Maia explains how Pope Gregory XIII introduced this new way of keeping track of our days and how Benjamin Franklin seemed to dig it. Maia also shares a secret story about the Rolling Stones, who some might consider to be the “founding fathers” of rock n’ roll. Listen to this episode today and make sure you’re following along with the daily updates @365daysmxmtoon on all platforms.
Sep 14, 2020
Introducing: 365 days with mxmtoon
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“365” is a daily podcast brought to you by mxmtoon, artist/songwriter/actor/designer/gamer/simp, who will take you through the most interesting, weird, and funny events of that day in history. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, and you’ll learn a ton of new things.
Sep 01, 2020