A Restaurant for a Beetle and $100 and a Bike- The Fascinating Stories Behind Four Famous Businesses

In this episode of The BrainFood Show, we look at the fascinating and sometimes hilarious origins of four of the biggest companies in the world. We also discuss our new podcast format and wrap up the show discussing the Curse of the Colonel and other related bonus facts.

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  • Is there a transcript available for hearing impaired?

    • Daven Hiskey

      @Devin: We’re working on adding that. Surprisingly expensive though, but we’ll get there eventually. 🙂

  • Every building demolition I’ve seen, from the variety on Youtube to the World Trade Towers ends in a HUGE cloud of dust. Where does all the dust come from? What’s it made of? Does a steel based building different from concrete?