Unsurprisingly, our image of the past is largely made up of Hollywood inventions, propaganda and uneducated guesses.
Wwhat do you do if the real world doesn't provide you with something people can rally around? Just go ahead an embelish the truth.
Here are five groups of soldiers that prove that no matter how implausible the plot, some military unit, somewhere, has topped it.
Prison escape stories are badass on their own. When you toss war into the mix, the stories seemingly become to insane to be true,
Here are a few of the most influential works of art, literature and science in histor ...
Long before and after the Civil War, American states have been pointing guns at each other and screaming ridiculous threats. Just consider...
We're almost positive that Ted Kaczynski's apology was more sincere than these.
Hollywood, and to a certain extent history, likes to glorify those who were great a taking lives. Here are those that saved millions. And one that's friggin' Wolverine.
Patriotism, sex and money. People will use any reason to create a tradition. Especially the sex part.
Turns out some of the most amazing things ever discovered wound up lost or forgotten for centuries, for utterly ridiculous reasons.