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Creepy Things That Were Considered Normal 100 Years Ago

America a century ago was an exciting place to be. New inventions like motion pictures and airplanes and radio were making the new century more interesting and more entertaining but also a lot creepier, too. New political ideas and new technologies were transforming the way people lived but casting an ominous tinge over their lives. More than any before it, the 20th century was defined by scientific advancement. Unfortunately, as much as science is a process of...

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Creepy Things That Were Considered Normal 100 Years Ago

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    Creepy Things That Were Considered Normal 100 Years Ago

    Creepy Things That Were Considered Normal 100 Years Ago

    America a century ago was an exciting place to be. New inventions like motion pictures and airplanes and radio were making the new century more interesting and more entertaining but also a lot creepier, too. New political ideas and new technologies were transforming the way people lived but casting an ominous tinge over their lives. More than any....

    Things That Were Normal 100 Years Ago That Are Strange Now

    Things That Were Normal 100 Years Ago That Are Strange Now

    Human beings are an ever-evolving species. Once, we carried spears and created fantastic works of art on the walls of French caves. Today, we carry smartphones and trip over things because we don't ever look where we're going. Yes, the human species gets better and better all the time. Since the Industrial Revolution, things have changed at such a...

    The Worst Years In History According To Experts

    The Worst Years In History According To Experts

    It really doesn't matter which year we're in. Have a quick glance at the news cycle and it seems like it's completely legit to think, "Well, this has to be it. The worst year in history. Congratulations, humans, you've outdone yourselves." But is it really the worst? What makes for the "worst" year in history? It's harder to determine than you might expect...

    Creepy Things That Were Considered Normal 1,000 Years Ago

    Creepy Things That Were Considered Normal 1,000 Years Ago

    Modern people aren't exactly without our flaws, but for the most part we're less willfully creepy than our forebearers. Sure, there are a lot of people who still can't be bothered to wash their hands after using the toilet, and there are evidently loads of people who send unsolicited photos of certain body parts to total strangers, but at least we collectively understand...

    Lies You Learned In History Class

    Lies You Learned In History Class

    History has a funny way of repeating itself, especially when the people repeating it aren't exactly telling the full story. Indeed, many of the clean, easy, wholesome "facts" you learned in history class would earn you a big fat F in the decades-long class that is Real Life. Here are a few historical lies that will make you rethink your entire education...

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