November 16, 2016
The Manhattan Project - Featured Image (nuclear war)

THE MANHATTAN PROJECT

The Manhattan Project 1942-1946 “I am become death, the destroyer of worlds.” – J. Robert Oppenheimer The discovery of radioactive particles has given us many miraculous […]
August 22, 2016
Cuban Missile Crisis

THE CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS (Part 3: Russian Roulette with Nukes!)

Previously on Epik Fails of History – In Part One (Cold War on Defrost), I explained how the stage was set for a nuclear war between […]
August 19, 2016
Bay of Pigs

THE CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS (Part 2: A Bay of Pigs?)

Previously on Epik Fails of History – Part One: Cold War on Defrost! The United States installed an anti-communist dictator (and all around a-hole) named Batista […]
August 9, 2016
Rocky IV poster - US vs Soviet Union

THE CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS (Part 1: Cold War on Defrost)

The Cuban Missile Crisis — October 14-28, 1962 “The most terrifying moment in my life was October 1962, during the Cuban Missile Crisis. I did not […]