Stump the Librarian Episode 11: Who Toots?

Your friendly neighborhood librarians are back with a season two opener that will knock the wind out of you. We don’t mean to toot our own horn, but you are going to love this episode! I promise, it really doesn’t stink. Join Courtnei, Emily and Jill as we tackle the question “Are there any animals that don’t fart? Do bats?” (Do they??? You’ll have to listen to find out!)

We promise the episode isn’t all about gas! We also find answers to the questions “Why is New York called the Big Apple” and “How did black pepper become such a popular spice?”  Listen to this episode and all our other episodes at or wherever you listen to podcasts.  

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Are you interested in learning more about this episode’s curious questions? You can always use any of the databases KDL has to offer with your library card! is where you will find information and access. We also have books filled with information on these topics and many more. Visit to search for your next great read.