July 24, 2013
The French Revolution

THE (first) FRENCH REVOLUTION: AKA – The Reign of Terror

The French Revolution (The Reign of Terror) 1789-1799 The story of the French Revolution is the story of a country collapsing in on itself. It’s unfair to compare […]
July 12, 2013
STALIN

Tales From Under the Iron Fist of STALIN!!!

Joseph Stalin, Premier of the USSR 1878-1953 STALIN was a monster, pure and simple. His name is synonymous with Communism: that complete and total failure of […]
April 2, 2013

Y2K – A Day That Shall Live In Mockery

December 31st, 1999: The Turn of the Millennium.   Where were you the Day the Earth Stood Still? You know that one time when the Internet itself […]
February 11, 2013
the Failed Mongolian Invasions of Japan

THE MONGOL INVASION (s) OF JAPAN!

The First Mongol Invasion of Japan – 1274 — The Second Mongol Invasion of Japan – 1281 Both China and Japan have a long-intricate history, each […]
October 8, 2012
Columbus

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS discovers …the Caribbean… by accident!?

1451 – 1506: Christopher Columbus “For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.” – Columbus In […]