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10 Bizarre Things We Used To Believe

Beliefs that make you look back at humanity with shame and embarrassment.
By Wesley Cunningham-Burns

10 Maddest People Ever To Be In Charge Of A Country

Power corrupts. It also seems to drive hopelessly, hysterically insane.
By Ben Counter
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10 Legendary Manhunts

They fought the law and for the most part the law won.
By Wesley Cunningham-Burns

10 Forgotten Historical Figures You Didn't Know Changed Your Life

Without these people you wouldn't be reading this on a phone, and you'd have polio.
By Wesley Cunningham-Burns
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10 Everyday Inventions That Exist Thanks To War

War, it turns out, is good for making people invent things that millions use every day.
By Ben Counter

10 Wars That Were Started For Stupid Reasons

Mankind will use any excuse to start killing each other. If we don't have one, we'll make one.
By Ben Counter

10 Gargantuan Things Made Solely For Killing People

When it comes to inflicting mutilation and death, human beings think big.
By Ben Counter
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8 Eerie Works Of Architecture

You shouldn't look at a building and get a sudden escapable feeling of dread, but sometimes...
By Wesley Cunningham-Burns
+ Comics

10 Figures Who Completely Reshaped Comic Book History

Changing the world one KA-POW at a time.
By Wesley Cunningham-Burns

20 Mind-Blowing Facts About Joseph Stalin

1 fact for every million people he killed.
By Adam Clery

10 Most Important Battles In US History

For Americans, history began in 1776.
By Jacob Tabb

10 Badass War Heroes You've Never Heard Of‏

"Frankly I had enjoyed the war" said the guy in the eye patch.
By Tom Baker

6 Myths About William Shakespeare That You Wrongly Believe

Ignorance about Bill is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.
By Terry Hearn
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10 Top Secret Weapons You've Never Heard Of

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

20 Mind-Blowing Facts About Adolf Hitler

What's that about Hitler and blow-up dolls?
By Chris Waugh
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16 Mind-Blowing Facts The Illuminati Don't Want You To Know

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

WhatCulture Extra

10 Weird Conspiracy Theories About Hitler's Death

Could Hitler be living out a secret existence on the Moon?
By Sam Hill

10 Reasons Greek Mythology Is Messed Up

Romans had to learn how to party from someone.
By Iskander Gaffigan

10 Ways You Think About The Titanic All Wrong

Big, cocky ship hits ice? Yeah, it's not quite that simple.
By Alex Leadbeater

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

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

10 Strangest World War II Unsolved Mysteries

Just who did give up Anne Frank to the Nazis?
By Chris Waugh

10 Must Brutal Acts Of Revenge In History

Retribution is not always swift - and is often bloody.
By Chris Waugh
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10 Insane Plans You Won't Believe The Military Tried

How did they not catch on?
By Tom Baker

10 People Who Were Probably Wrongly Executed

Miscarriages of justice?
By Laura Holmes

6 Things American Schools Teach You About History (That Are Total Bullsh*t)

American history as told by a product the American public education system.
By Andrew Benge
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2016 Presidential Election: 20 WTF Moments

Harambe for President!
By Jack Pooley
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8 Terrifying Unsolved Halloween Mysteries

Halloween is more than just scary movies and trick or treating.
By Brad Hamilton
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14 Real Life Heroes Who Have Changed The World

They are definitely super human.
By Sara Weir

9 Historical Moments That Prove Aliens Have Visited Earth

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

10 Horrifying Serial Killers That Could Still Be At Large

Please take note that that there is some disturbing content on this list.
By Tom Butler