General Knowledge

10 Glaring Ways That The History Books Got It Wrong

In ancient times, history was passed down orally from generation to generation. Cultures depended on their storytellers to keep the thread of history alive and connected to its roots in meaning. Out of necessity, storytellers […]

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10 Misconceptions About The Napoleonic Era

What a momentous time the beginning of the 19th century was. A minor noble from Corsica became the heart of wars that would leave three million corpses in their wake. The Louisiana Purchase infected the […]

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10 Huge Misconceptions About Cinco De Mayo

On May 5, people around the world will celebrate Cinco de Mayo. People will flood into the bars and the streets with sombreros on their heads and mariachi bands at their sides, showing their deep […]

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10 French Things That Aren’t French At All

Bread, berets, breakfast foods—many things come to mind when someone mentions France. But as it turns out, most of the things that you think are French weren’t invented in France. In fact, most “French” things […]