10 Common Misconceptions About The European Union

10 Common Misconceptions About The European Union

It’s one of the biggest groupings in the world. As a single bloc, the European Union has a population bigger than the United States,[1] a land area that dwarfs India, and an economy that could give even global powerhouse China...
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10 Common Misconceptions About Famous World Leaders

10 Common Misconceptions About Famous World Leaders

Most of us like to think we’re pretty well-informed. We watch the news, we read in-depth reports, heck, we even understand weird acronyms like OECD, ICC, and IMF. But even the most observant among us can forget the stuff we’re...
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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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10 Common Misconceptions About Serial Killers

10 Common Misconceptions About Serial Killers

Crime Radu AlexanderJuly 1, 2017 Our perception of serial killers is skewed by movies and TV shows. Hollywood has a clear image of the type of killer who resonates most with audiences, and that stereotypical view is disproportionately featured in...
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Top 10 Misconceptions About The Titanic Debunked

Misconceptions Nancy LouridoApril 13, 2017 As the 105th anniversary of its sinking approaches, it’s clear that the Titanic shows no signs of fading from society’s collective memory. Over the past century, a great number of legends and stories about her...
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10 Linguistics Myths And Misconceptions

10 Linguistics Myths And Misconceptions

Misconceptions Billy TroyApril 3, 2017 Compared to most subjects, linguistics can seem pretty democratic. Fields like physics, math, and history deal in the abstract, in otherwise unobservable things or events. Linguistics, on the other hand, deals with someth...
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10 Horrible Historic Misconceptions That Won’t Go Away

Misconceptions K. HughesApril 1, 2017 It does not matter how many history classes we take, documentaries we watch, or books we read, we know nothing about history. After hundreds, if not thousands, of years of retelling and exaggeration, accounts of...
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