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November 19 - National Monopoly Day

Ep. 19

Today is Saturday, November 19thth. That means it’s National Monopoly Day. How many friends have you lost forever over a mean game of Monopoly?! In todays episode we give a brief history of the game and you’ll learn what the longest game of Monopoly ever was.


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