5 Things About Vikings That We Get All Wrong

Unfortunately, thanks to centuries of misinformation in scholarly histories and in popular culture, most people suffer from a variety of misconceptions about the Vikings, from who they were to when they were active to what, exactly, they did.

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We get it. Writing TV shows can be a complex and difficult job. There are tons of different storylines happening at the same time and not all of them can always turn out great. However, pretending a storyline never even happened because you don't know how to resolve it is another thing entirely. We're not talking about deliberate mysteries here, like “what's in the briefcase” in Pulp Fiction. No, these are whole storylines introduced, slightly explored, and then dropped like a grocery store receipt in a parking lot on a rainy day.

The frustrating thing is that TV shows should theoretically have enough time to address these issues. Would it be that hard to simply put one throwaway line that would explain why a certain plot line was abandoned? Or is it that easy to just forget first season plotlines by the time you get to the last season? Well, the answer is yes, according to these 15 TV shows:

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