May 16, 2018
SPARTACUS - Blood and Sand

SPARTACUS

The Third Servile War   73-71 BCE “When a free man dies, he loses the pleasure of life. A slave loses his pain. Death is the […]
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 […]
August 22, 2016
Cuban Missile Crisis

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

CONTENT WARNING: the following article contains mild language and discussions of nuclear war. Previously on Epik Fails of History – In Part One (Cold War on […]
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 jerk) named Batista […]