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Author: Murray and Tamika

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Learn something new every day! Question of the Day, the award-winning interactive trivia game for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant is now a daily podcast.


For a few minutes each day, the Question of the Day Flashcast, or miniature podcast, features veteran radio hosts Murray Horwitz and Tamika Smith, as they discuss each day’s topic. Entertaining and educational, the Flashcast explores questions about science, history, literature, movies, geography, and more.


Created by Matchbox.io, Question of the Day is available through such voice assistants as Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Samsung Bixby. With millions of fans in eight countries around the world, Question of the Day is one of the most popular voice experiences out there.


To receive the full Question of the Day experience, just ask:


  • “Alexa, what’s the question of the day?” or 
  • “Hey Google, ask question of the day.”


See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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Schindler's List

Schindler's List

2021-06-15--:--

It's hard to think of a Hollywood movie that has had a larger social impact than Schindler's List. Join Murray and Tamika for today's Flashcast as they discuss Steven Spielberg's award-winning 1993 film. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
J. R. R. Tolkien

J. R. R. Tolkien

2021-06-12--:--

How did the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings become such an influential writer? Join Murray and Tamika for today's Flashcast as they discuss J. R. R. Tolkien and his upbringing. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Costa Rica

Costa Rica

2021-06-10--:--

Join Murray and Tamika for today's journey to Costa Rica! We'll learn about the Central American country's architecture, geographical features, and, of course, food. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
The Shining

The Shining

2021-06-07--:--

"Here's Johnny!" Join Murray and Tamika for today's Flashcast as they explore Stanley Kubrick's movie The Shining. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Email

Email

2021-06-06--:--

You probably use it everyday, but how much do you know about the history of email? In today's Flashcast, Murray and Tamika walk us through how electronic mail became so popular. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
The Olympic Flag

The Olympic Flag

2021-06-05--:--

The logo on Olympic flag is one of the most recognizable symbols in the world. Join Murray and Tamika for today's Flashcast as they dive into the story behind the five Olympic rings. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Santiago

Santiago

2021-06-04--:--

Today we have a special guest! Dan Sheehy, Interim Director of the Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, joins Murray and Tamika to discuss Santiago, Chile, where he used to live. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
The Reuben Sandwich

The Reuben Sandwich

2021-06-03--:--

Get ready to get hungry! In today's Flashcast, Murray and Tamika discuss the history behind that delicious sandwich known as the Reuben. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
The Reuben Sandwich

The Reuben Sandwich

2021-06-03--:--

Get ready to get hungry! In today's Flashcast, Murray and Tamika discuss the history behind that delicious sandwich known as the Reuben. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Aesop's Fables

Aesop's Fables

2021-06-02--:--

We love revisiting Aesop's Fables. In today's Flashcast, Murray and Tamika discuss the Crow and the Pitcher and the moral(s) of the story. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Tanzania

Tanzania

2021-05-31--:--

For today's Flashcast, Murray and Tamika are our tour guides to the East African country of Tanzania, home to Mount Kilimanjaro and some of the world's most fascinating wildlife. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Rocky

Rocky

2021-05-30--:--

What's the story behind the Rocky movies? Join Murray and Tamika for today's Flashcast as they dive into the inspiration for Sylvester Stallone's story about Rocky Balboa. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Paulo Coelho

Paulo Coelho

2021-05-28--:--

The Alchemist is one of those books that you want to read more than once. In today's Flashcast, Murray and Tamika discuss the writing of influential Brazilian author Paulo Coelho. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Volcanos

Volcanos

2021-05-27--:--

We know volcanos can be destructive, but do you know the story about Mount Tambora? Join Murray and Tamika for today's Flashcast as they discuss the most powerful volcanic eruption in recorded history. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Suriname

Suriname

2021-05-26--:--

Join Murray and Tamika for today's Flashcast as they take us on a journey to the South American country of Suriname. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Richard Attenborough

Richard Attenborough

2021-05-25--:--

He's best known to younger audiences as playing the owner of Jurassic Park, but Richard Attenborough gave us so much more. Join Murray and Tamika for today's Flashcast as they discuss the actor and director's illustrious career. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Air Jordans

Air Jordans

2021-05-24--:--

Those Nike shoes aren't just shoes. In today's Flashcast, Murray and Tamika discuss the history of Air Jordans and their wide-reaching impact. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Moby Dick

Moby Dick

2021-05-23--:--

"Call me Ishamel." In today's Flashcast, Murray and Tamika walk us through the reasons why Herman Melville's book Moby Dick has stood the test of time. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Circadian Rhythms

Circadian Rhythms

2021-05-22--:--

No, we're not talking about the insect cicada. In today's Flashcast, Murray and Tamika discuss the "master clock" of humans. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Kenya's Capital

Kenya's Capital

2021-05-21--:--

Pack your bags -- we're going on a journey to Kenya's capital city! Join Murray and Tamika for today's Flashcast as they take us on a tour of Nairobi. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
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ID17946830

I listen to Murray and Tamika every day. Always learning something new. Love these two.

Mar 24th
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