We're revisiting a 2010 Halloween episode from Sarah and Katie. Today, Franz Mesmer is hailed as the father of hypnosis. His original pursuit was called mesmerism, but what exactly was it? How did it (supposedly) work?
You can find the original episode here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/he-was-killed-by-mesmerism.htm
Topics in this Podcast: SYMHC Classics