Episode 37.5 : Ice

Imagine a world without slurpees and ice cream . . . it wasn’t all that long ago that ice was not a common commodity. In this episode, I’ll tell you how we came to love everything cold thanks to “The Ice King.”


Thanks to Mark for Intro/Outro music

Serious Eats: History of Ice In Cocktails

Mental Floss: Surprisingly Cool History of Ice

Bassetts Ice Cream

Breyers Ice Cream


Orange Julius



Slush Puppie

Ice, Ice, Baby

Dentyne Ice Breathmints

Be the Hamster - Human Powered Frozen Beverage Machine

TriMark Infographic


ICEBAR Orlando

Ice Age Films

Disney’s Frozen

Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights, Bill & Ted’s Excellent Halloween Adventure

Cold as Ice