Columbus did think that he'd passed the Atlantic to East Asian Countries, but he'd finally found a New World. Continental and oceanic plates that had been separated for millennia collided. That was a social revolution on a truly epic scale. People didn't realize it at the time, but their universe had forever changed, and history had taken a new turn.

Ahead in the mists of time, homo sapiens was among three or so rival groups of hominids, as well as the population was already in the thousands. It was strange because almost everyone must have been someone’s cousin, but they still persevered with the "ew" factor or figured out the absolute necessity of procreating things.

More than we enjoy fictional worlds, it turns out that our human history is far more shocking than anything imagined by authors. Dive in for some truly bizarre stories that will cause you to rethink everything you thought you knew about history.

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