Medusa - The Queen of Killer Looks

Medusa - The Queen of Killer Looks

When Hesiod first called Medusa and her sisters by name, he didn't mention their appearance. In this episode, we discuss the "why" and trace the origin of the Gorgon to a time long before our snake-haired Queen was called Medusa. 

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