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Fart Proudly: Ben Franklin Loved Farting So Much He Wrote An Essay About It

Fart Proudly: Ben Franklin Loved Farting So Much He Wrote An Essay About It

In addition to being a founding father and noted inventor, Ben Franklin once sent a letter now entitled "Fart Proudly" to the Royal Academy of Brussels.
The Real Story Of The Crazy Feud Between The Hatfields And The McCoys

The Real Story Of The Crazy Feud Between The Hatfields And The McCoys

Many Americans know the Hatfields and the McCoys were families that didn't like each other, but just how high was the animosity? Quite high.
How The Allies Used A Nonexistent Army To Fool The Nazis And Win World War II

How The Allies Used A Nonexistent Army To Fool The Nazis And Win World War II

In 1944 the Allies used a "Ghost Army" of inflatable tanks and personnel carriers to fool German recon missions.
New York’s First Major Terrorist Attack Is Unsolved – And Still Visible To Any Tourist On Wall Street

New York’s First Major Terrorist Attack Is Unsolved – And Still Visible To Any Tourist On Wall Street

Remnants of the blast remain visible to this day.
The Stomach-Turning History Of Rat Torture – Perhaps History’s Worst Way To Die

The Stomach-Turning History Of Rat Torture – Perhaps History’s Worst Way To Die

There are a lot of bad ways to go, but this might be the worst.
Inside The Confederacy’s Half-Assed Plan To Invade The U.S. From Canada

Inside The Confederacy’s Half-Assed Plan To Invade The U.S. From Canada

The Confederates hoped that by invading Vermont, they would draw Union soldiers away from the main battlefields.
A Plane Carrying 45 People Crashed In The Andes – 16 Of Them Survived By Eating The Others

A Plane Carrying 45 People Crashed In The Andes – 16 Of Them Survived By Eating The Others

"We made a pact that, if we died, we would be happy to put our bodies to the service of the rest of the team."
5 Of The Strangest Weapons From World War II

5 Of The Strangest Weapons From World War II

From wind cannons to bat bombs.
Introducing The Strangest Battle Of WWII — When Americans And Nazis Fought Together

Introducing The Strangest Battle Of WWII — When Americans And Nazis Fought Together

The American-German force teamed up against the Gestapo to free several high-profile prisoners from an Austrian castle in what's called the Battle for Castle Itter.
5 Popular Legends Inspired By Real-Life Horror Stories

5 Popular Legends Inspired By Real-Life Horror Stories

How cannibalism, torture, rape, and murder came to inspire the folklore known the world over today.