Tracy S. Morris

Quirky Mysteries, Screwball Fantasy and Sassy History

I Am Not Making This Up: Ep. 22 He Gave His Life For Tourism

When he was born, about 1342 BC, Tutankhaten’s life wasn’t his own. But the boy who would become known to us as Tutankhamen would be especially noteworthy because even in death his story isn’t his own.

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I Am Not Making This Up: The Real Mummy

Over 3,000 years ago, a 10 year old boy became king. He reigned for nine years, then died and was buried with all appropriate pomp and splendor. Then, just like that scene in The Emperor’s New Groove, people said “well, he’s not gettin’ any deader.” And it was business as usual.

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I Am Not Making This Up: That Time the Mummy Sank The Titanic

This one is a twofer, because I stumbled over two crazy stories about mummies. Firstly: did you know that you don’t have to make arrangements in your will to become a mummy? You can diy yourself right into mummification right now. At least, you could if you wanted to practice an extreme diet for 10 […]

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