“Epik Fails of History” is a history blog (and podcast!) about the most epic fails – of all human history…  Everything from the Fall of Troy to Y2K!

(Based on an Unfortunately True Story)

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Erik SladerErik Slader is the writer and creator of “Epik Fails of History” a blog (and podcast) about the most epic fails… of history. He first started the site back in 2012 and has since co-authored four published history books, including ‘The Wright Brothers: Nose-Diving Into History’ and ‘The Race to Space: Countdown to Liftoff’. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Media, once managed a comic book shop, has a weakness for fancy coffee and retro video games, and currently lives in Green Cove Springs, Florida with too many cats.

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Special thanks to Justin Ache for the new server space!

(And Damian Fox for the awesome emu art!)


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  2. na says:

    your site currently has a fb sidebar that covers content- it is so distracting that I cannot enjoy your content, thus bouncing off the site

    • Erik Slader says:

      Sorry about the delayed response on this! Thank you so much for pointing this out, I went ahead and disabled that widget for mobile. (It works a lot better on the desktop version, but didn’t realize it actually got in the way on mobile.)

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