Top 10 Remarkable Escapes Across The Berlin Wall

Top 10 Remarkable Escapes Across The Berlin Wall

History Sam DunsmoreAugust 12, 2017 After World War II, an estimated 2.5 million East Germans fled to West Germany. East Germany had lost a sixth of its population, and the government wanted to stop their people from leaving. They closed...
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Top 10 Disturbing Stories From The Spanish Inquisition

Top 10 Disturbing Stories From The Spanish Inquisition

History Tristan ShawAugust 11, 2017 Though the extent of the horrors of the Spanish Inquisition have been exaggerated over the years, there’s no doubt it was a brutal institution. From 1478 until 1834, the Inquisition killed thousands of people in...
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Top 10 Misconceptions About Famous Crimes And Trials

Top 10 Misconceptions About Famous Crimes And Trials

Misconceptions Nate YungmanAugust 10, 2017 If there’s one thing that movies and TV shows love, it’s a good true crime story. If there’s another thing that movies and TV shows love, it’s getting the facts wrong about those true crime...
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Top 10 Fascinating Facts About Female Gladiators

Top 10 Fascinating Facts About Female Gladiators

Facts Shannon QuinnAugust 9, 2017 Roman gladiators are perhaps some of the most masculine figures in history. However, few people realize that there were also female gladiators (“gladiatrices”) who fought in the Colosseum. The majority of these women chose...
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Top 10 Interesting Facts About The Elephant Man

Top 10 Interesting Facts About The Elephant Man

Facts Theta O’NealAugust 8, 2017 Joseph Merrick, also known as The Elephant Man, is widely known as a medical oddity. His perplexing ailment led him to a life in the limelight, which was not always grand. Going from oddity show...
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10 Brutal Horrors Of Ragnarok, The Viking Apocalypse

10 Brutal Horrors Of Ragnarok, The Viking Apocalypse

Facts Mark OliverAugust 1, 2017 Shares 321 The Vikings knew that, one day, all this will end. The Sun will burn out, the world will freeze, and the starving survivors will turn on one another and tear each other apart....
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10 Historic Events Friendly Countries See In Totally Different Ways

10 Historic Events Friendly Countries See In Totally Different Ways

History Morris M.August 2, 2017 The saying goes that history is written by the winners, but what happens when none of the winners can agree on what to write? Over the centuries, our modern world has been shaped by conflicts,...
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