Podcast Episode #230: Let Them Eat Cake

In this episode, you’re going to learn about the real origin of the phrase “Let them eat cake,” as well as how Marie Antoinette got connected to the phrase.  You’re also going to learn why history remembers Antoinette as such a villain, and how this starkly contrasts with the real woman. [TRANSCRIPT]

If you’re interested in learning more on the real Marie Antoinette, as mentioned in the podcast, you should check out Marie Antoinette: The Journey, by Antonia Fraser

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