The Ancient and Esoteric Order of the Jackalope

"British Empire"

The sun never set on the British Empire (1583-1997)… which is probably why it shows up in so many of our historical episodes!

Simon Girty chewing gum card

He Whooped to See Them Burn

Simon Girty (1741-1818) -- renegade and traitor, or man of principle?

Was "white savage" Simon Girty (1741-1818) a renegade and traitor, or a man of principle? We reexamine his history and try to figure out what made him tick.

Categories: Biography, History, Most Popular, Series 4

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Zanzibar Town

Microaggression

victory in :30 or less, or your war is free

What happens when a tiny country tries to fight out of its weight class? Well, it might just be the shortest war in history...

Categories: History, Series 1

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