Episode 31: Thomas Midgley, Jr.

In this episode of Half-Arsed History, learn about the enormous environmental damage done by one of the most terrible inventors in the history of our civilisation: Thomas Midgley, Jr.

As ever, this episode is not appropriate for children.

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Image: Blank & Stoller. Thomas Midgley, Jr. Circa 1930. Photograph.

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