58: The Human Ostrich of Luna Park

In Episode 58, Devon surprises Liz with a little-known story of a Pacific Northwestern sideshow performer with a strange talent.

CW: Brief mention of suicide.

Secondary topics: Inside a turtle’s mouth; the Spokane connection; the Looff carousel; shopping for carousel horses; Charles Looff’s mustache; the Berenstain bears; EGG; close call of a close call.

Works Consulted:
http://spokanehistorical.org/items/show/183
https://my.spokanecity.org/riverfrontpark/attractions/looff-carrousel/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luna_Park,_Seattle
https://blogs.sos.wa.gov/library/index.php/2012/06/james-fitzgerald-the-human-ostrich/

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