August 16, 2017
Richard III being thrown from his horse during battle

Richard the Third (and the War of the Roses)

Richard III – King of England: 1452-1485 “The king’s name is a tower of strength.” – Shakespeare (Richard III, Act 5 Scene 3) Richard the Third was […]
May 15, 2017
Genghis Khan art

The Wrath of GENGHIS KHAN!

Genghis Khan 1162-1227 “I am the punishment of God…If you had not committed great sins, God would not have sent a punishment like me upon you.” […]
September 26, 2016
Drunk History - title

Top 10 Historical Drunks!

CONTENT WARNING: this article contains some mild language, crude humor, and alcohol. History is saturated with the exploits of highly intoxicated individuals. And while there are […]
July 11, 2016
The Spanish Inquisition

THE SPANISH INQUISITION!

CONTENT WARNING: this article contains commentary on religion, and includes disturbing descriptions of torture and death. The Spanish Inquisition 1478-1834 The Spanish Inquisition was a Judicial […]
February 14, 2016
Henry VIII - and his six wives

The SIX Wives of Henry the 8th

CONTENT WARNING: this article contains some language, crude humor, and discussions of adult relations. Henry VIII of England 1491-1547 HENRY THE EIGHTH Henry VIII was the […]