Answer Me This!

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Helen Zaltzman and Olly Mann host the award-winning podcast that has been answering the world's questions since 2007. Visit the official website at Buy classic episodes, albums and apps at

Peanuts! Why do pubs have them? Monkeys! Why does Gibraltar have them and the rest of of Europe doesn't? Pickled eggs! Why does anyone eat them? We can't answer that third question, but tackle the others and more in AMT376. Find out more about this episode at Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to Tweet us Facebook Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at, Olly Mann's The ...


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Retro AMT189 July 18, 2019
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Retro AMT154 Oct. 18, 2018
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Retro AMT111 Sept. 20, 2018
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Retro AMT148 Aug. 23, 2018
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Retro AMT292 July 5, 2018
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Retro AMT69 June 21, 2018
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