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18 Mind-Blowing Facts About Saddam Hussein

It's not everyday someone has a copy of the Qur'an written in their own blood...
By Chris Waugh

10 Most-Evil Nazis You’ve Never Even Heard Of

The word "evil" doesn't even begin to cover it...
By Chris Waugh

12 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About St Patrick's Day

You're getting drunk on March 17 for all the wrong reasons...
By Chris Waugh

12 Historical "Facts" That Simply Aren't True

Lady Godiva didn't ride through Coventry completely starkers?
By Chris Waugh

10 Real-Life Archaeologists More Badass Than Indiana Jones

They have the hat, the gumption, the Nazi-punching...plus they're actually real.
By Tom Baker

10 Most Chilling Nazi Super Weapons That Hitler Could Have Used To Win WWII

You've no idea how close we came to a world-wide Third Reich.
By Mike Morgan

22 Mind-Blowing Facts About George W Bush

The former leader of the free world is also a three-time felon.
By Chris Waugh

10 Most Shocking Unsolved British Crime Mysteries

Just who was Jack The Ripper anyway?
By Tom Mankin

10 Insane Plans You Won't Believe The Military Tried

How did they not catch on?
By Tom Baker
Film

10 Oscar Winning Films With Huge Historical Inaccuracies

"Based on a true story"... but where have all the facts gone?
By Chris Waugh

12 Animals The Human Race Tragically Killed Off

Quite literally as dead as a dodo.
By Chris Waugh

12 Everyday Words You Use That Are Actually Racist

Why you should never say Bugger, ever.
By Chris Waugh

10 Regular People Who Declared Themselves Royalty

From the Last King Of Scotland to the First King Of Sealand...
By Tom Baker

8 Historical Figures Who Were Worse Than Hitler

When playing the Hitler Card just won't do.
By Freddie Rochez
Technology

10 Top Secret Weapons You've Never Heard Of

The army's barmy babies: ten bizarre military projects, past, present and future.
By Ben Cooke

10 Seemingly Insignificant Choices That Changed The World Forever

Did one man's decision to get a sandwich inadvertently start World War One?
By Samuel Clements

10 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About Henry VIII

Thin, musical and handsome. Not quite the guy you imagine.
By Chris Waugh

20 Surprising Facts That May Change Your Mind About Evil Dictators

Which vicious tyrant loved a far-from-masculine strawberry sherbet frappe?
By Chris Waugh

22 Mind-Blowing Facts About Richard Nixon

Did Lee Harvey Oswald originally intend to assassinate Nixon, not JFK?
By Chris Waugh

9 Historical Moments That Prove Aliens Have Visited Earth

The truth is... in here.
By Tom Mankin

22 Mind-Blowing Facts About Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Sherlock Holmes' creator was a skiing pioneer who believed in fairies? Really?
By Chris Waugh

6 Myths About William Shakespeare That You Wrongly Believe

Stop being ignorant on old Bill and learn the truth.
By Terry Hearn

10 Real-Life Spies More Badass Than James Bond

Who needs Spectre when you have this lot?
By Tom Baker

5 Shocking Things You Were Never Taught About Abraham Lincoln

The truth about Lincoln, unchained.
By Quinn Steers

16 Mind-Blowing Facts The Illuminati Don't Want You To Know

The All-Seeing Eye is always watching...
By Chris Waugh

10 Famous Historical Figures Who Changed Their Name

And the stories behind the switch.
By Chris Waugh

10 Most-Terrifying Space Weapons

Nowhere is safe - not even space!
By Chris Waugh

10 Famous Last Words To Die For

Last words don’t have to be all doom and gloom – they can be witty, profound, or just…
By Daniel Mumby

10 Most-Feared Secret Police Forces In History

There's nowhere to hide when this lot are about...
By Chris Waugh

10 Unusual Facts You Didn't Know About The Titanic

Hands up who knew the infamous ship was carrying Dragon's Blood...?
By Tom Mankin