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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Hey, we aren't saying writing stories for film and television is easy, but, come on -- at least don't ever treat your viewers like they're a bunch of assholes.

It turns out that this slip happens pretty frequently, and even to the best TV series and movies that we've ever seen. We asked our readers to point out the laziest writing Hollywood had to offer. The winner is below, but first the runners-up ...

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