History

How Boobs Evolved Since 1950’s

50’s -Headlights Oh, the sweet glorious 50’s. It was a playful decade. Though the Korean War was going on, the United States was still basking in its victory in the second world war. As such, women were finding new ways to express their sexuality and men were obviously digging it, daddy-o, because this euphoria gave rise to the baby boomers. …

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Interesting Facts About The Legions Of Ancient Rome

How did they recruit? During the peak of the Roman Empire, the legions of Rome were recruited (voluntarily) from the citizen class and mainly from rural areas, due to their more hardy nature. A letter of recommendation was needed from a noteworthy or influential figure, and bad references could lead to a citizen only able to join the (shock, horror) …

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In Middle Ages This Was Believed To Be True…

There are small people in sperm Yes, in the 17th and 18th centuries, scientists really thought this way! More than that, they thought that every baby was already formed and the only thing left to do was to grow up. And women were only seen as “incubators.” It was only later that people appeared to challenge this opinion. They thought that the origin of life was somewhere in the female …

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Jobs That Have Gone Extinct With Modern Technology

Whether we like it or not, technological innovation keeps on marching forward. And with it comes leaps in productivity and sometimes new jobs to work with that tech. Except, sometimes technology ends up making a certain set of jobs obsolete. These jobs here, employed hundreds of not thousands around the world for a good deal of time. Then, one day, …

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20 Human Errors That Changed History

No matter how bad you screwed up at work today, it pales in comparison to some of these. We all make mistakes, it’s just human nature. Kind of like the time I got blackout drunk and thought the holes in my jeans were windows on a skyscraper. After moving my leg and thinking the “skyscrapers” were falling, I got so …

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Famous Insults Throughout History That Still Deliver A Deep Burn

“The trouble ain’t there is too many fools, but that the lightning ain’t distributed right.” – Mark Twain “His mother should have thrown him away and kept the stork.” -Mae West “I never forget a face, but in your case, I’ll make an exception.” -Gruocho Marx “If your brains were dynamite, there wouldn’t be enough to blow your hat off.” …

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Archeologists Still Can’t Understand These Historical Mysteries…

Roman Dodecahedrons Going back to the 3nd and 3rd centuries AD, these still puzzle archeologists. They range between 3cm to 10cm, and it’s in the shape of a pentagon, with large holes and knobs on each point. Found all over Europe, there are many theories over what these are – whether they’re a measuring device, or something religious. In any …

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