Tag Archives: History
Unless you're a massive WWII history buff, there's a good chance you've never heard of Operation Mincemeat.
For those of you who aren’t history nerds, the week of April 14 through April 21 hosts some of the most tragically iconic moments in
"We cling to certain well-known tales that help us easily label and categorize our presidents. We all know that Teddy Roosevelt was a cowboy badass, George Washington
The teenage Egyptian king Tutankhamun (a.k.a. "Tut") was buried to fool people into thinking he was the god of the underworld, Osiris, according to Egyptologists from the American
DID YOU KNOW: In the Renaissance, thousands of syphilitic "zombies" wandered the streets of Italy with flesh rotting from their face? Why wasn't this in Assassin's Creed II?
50 years ago today, Martin Luther King gave what is generally called the greatest speech of the 20th century. Symbolically standing in front of the
Shakespeare was full of it. A rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but if the flower’s name was Buttpetal, it probably wouldn’t
There’s a reason why a word for a Mafia boss is “Godfather.” The Mob has always been filled with interesting father-son
Gangsters: They’re suave, they’re ruthless, they know how to dress, make money, and f*ck up anyone who gets in their way.
American history is already pretty awesome, but if only it could be this awesome. "Badass" is the only superlative you need to describe Jason “SharpWriter” Heuser's