Godfrey’s Cordial

3rd October 2022

Hello babies! On today’s ep, Emily has an anti Endorse-Horse about a live action remake, and Lisa is riding her horse through your neighborhood and she does not need to explain her actions. On Wiki of the Week, we read the Wikipedia page for “Godfrey’s Cordial,” a patent medicine, containing laudanum (tincture of opium) in […]

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Hello babies!
On today’s ep, Emily has an anti Endorse-Horse about a live action remake, and Lisa is riding her horse through your neighborhood and she does not need to explain her actions. On Wiki of the Week, we read the Wikipedia page for “Godfrey’s Cordial,” a patent medicine, containing laudanum (tincture of opium) in a sweet syrup, which was commonly used as a sedative to quiet infants and children in Victorian England.

Editor’s note: here’s some info about that secret ingredient in Emily’s imported toothpaste
https://medium.com/@ravenstine/the-curious-history-of-novamin-toothpaste-620c6bef8881

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Baby Geniuses is a show for people who know stuff and people who don’t know stuff, but would like to. Every other week, comedian and super-genius Emily Heller and cartoonist and mastermind Lisa Hanawalt challenge their guests to share some knowledge on any topic they want.

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