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How These Three Hand Gestures Came to Be
Let's look at three of history's most famous hand gestures, where they originated, and what they initially meant.
The Truth About History’s Biggest Misconceptions
What if we were to tell you the most common stories accepted as facts couldn't be further from the truth?
The Strange and Spooky History of Halloween
There's nothing quite like putting on a costume and getting free candy on Halloween, is there? Knocking on your neighbors' doors for what felt like an eternity and picking out..
3 of the Most-Watched Television Events in History
These iconic events were broadcast on television and helped shape us as a culture and a society.
The NFL’s Original 1920s Teams
The NFL has changed over the past 100 years. We've put together a list of the OG NFL teams circa 1920.
From Their Name to Their Principles – The History of London Bobbies
In London, they call their policemen "Bobby." What is the origin of the term? Let's find out!
The Surprising and Inspiring History of Pretzels
From monks to bakers, let's look back at the surprising and inspiring history of this snack.
Female Surfers Have Been Riding Waves Since the 17th Century
While Christian missionaries tried to suppress surfing in the 1800s, a Hawaiian princess helped bring it back!
The Ongoing Mystery of Edgar Allan Poe’s Death
Ironically, no one knows just how the mystery writer died. Several theories surround his death but it's still a mystery.