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10 Most Outrageous Deceptions In History

Historical monkey business.

26 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh

History Student

18 Problems Only History Students Will Understand

Why does everything that has already happened qualify as "History"?!

25 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh

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10 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About Henry VIII

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

25 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh

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20 Mind-Blowing Facts About Dinosaurs

How did the T-rex reproduce? And which US state is nicknamed "Stegosaurus State"?

24 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh


10 Most Bizarre People Who Claimed To Be Jesus Reincarnate

Which of these is Christ returned?

23 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh


19 Iconic Photographs That Defined The 1960s

One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.

23 Feb 2015 Alex Porritt

Spock Life

20 Famous Quotes That Were Never Actually Spoken

From Star Trek to Churchill, the much-loved phrases that are actually misquotes

23 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh


12 Famous Companies Who Worked With Adolf Hitler

Which world-renowned fizzy drink was engineered especially for the Nazis?

21 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh


10 Most-Feared Secret Police Forces In History

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

20 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh

Saddam Detroit

20 Surprising Facts That May Change Your Mind About Evil Dictators

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

20 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh

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25 Mind-Blowing Facts About Kim Jong-Un

Porn mags, a trio of birthdays and a Swiss cheese obsession...

18 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh

The Weinstein Company

10 Oscar Winning Films With Huge Historical Inaccuracies

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

18 Feb 2015 Chris Waugh

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20 Mind-Blowing Facts About American Presidents

That moment you realise you've lost the nuclear codes.

17 Feb 2015 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.

16 Feb 2015 Mike Morgan


11 Greatest "Epic Rap Battles Of History" Videos

Which battles from the immensely popular YouTube series possess the highest levels of epicness?

6 Feb 2015 Rob Thubron


8 World Leaders With The Highest Death Tolls

8 men with close to 160 million deaths on their hands...

27 Jan 2015 Chris Waugh

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20 Mind-Blowing Facts About Adolf Hitler

What's that about Hitler and blow-up dolls?

25 Jan 2015 Chris Waugh

News Of The World

10 Most Shocking Headlines Of The 20th Century

Read all about it...

23 Jan 2015 Chris Waugh

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8 Famous Political Assassinations That Shook The World

The days the Earth stood still.

13 Jan 2015 Chris Waugh

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10 Mind-Blowing Misconceptions About The Berlin Wall

What should you actually believe about one of the most iconic symbols of the Cold War?

10 Jan 2015 Chris Waugh