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
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
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
Remnants of the blast remain visible to this day.
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
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
"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."
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
How cannibalism, torture, rape, and murder came to inspire the folklore known the world over today.