Super Respectable

Plague Island: Venice's Dark History

Episode Summary

In this episode of Super Respectable, Dave tells Tosh about Lazaretto Poveglia, a small island in Venice that has a dark history. The two talk about how early in Italy's history, the island was used to quarantine the sick, but in later years, it was converted into a mental institute. To make things even more interesting, Dave reports from Venice with the island in question just a stones throw away.

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