Free Will, Witches, Murder, and Macbeth, Part 1: Crash Course Literature 409

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature and today we’ll be discussing Macbeth. Some people… …call it the Scottish play or the Bard’s play because allegedly, back in the 17th century a coven of witches cursed the play to punish Shakespeare for including their spells. But that’s just not credible. So I’m going […]

Read More

Ancient Aliens: Did ETs Colonize Earth in the Distant Past? (Season 13) | History

Ancient Aliens: Did ETs Colonize Earth in the Distant Past? (Season 13) | History

Read More

Brooklyn: How a black community was erased from uptown Charlotte

Brooklyn: How a black community was erased from uptown Charlotte

Read More

Turkey: Treasures of Ancient History

Turkey: Treasures of Ancient History

Read More

The Witcher: Northern Wars – Part 1 (Heavy Book Spoilers!)

The Witcher: Northern Wars – Part 1 (Heavy Book Spoilers!)

After centuries of pushing back the elder races, humanity ruled most of the continent east of the great sea, with the united Empire of Nilfgaard in the south, while the North was divided into rival kingdoms. By the 13th century, these Northern Realms included the neutral states of Kovir, Poviss and the Hengfors League, while […]

Read More

Nixon blooper & fail @ the state of union 1974

Nixon blooper & fail @ the state of union 1974

in 18 years there has been a halt in the growth of the welfare caseload but as a system our welfare program still needs reform as urgently today as it did when I first proposed in 1969 that we completely replace it with a different system in these final 3 years of my administration, I […]

Read More

Dutch East India Company βš“οΈ πŸ‡³πŸ‡± Dutch Golden Age

Dutch East India Company βš“οΈ πŸ‡³πŸ‡± Dutch Golden Age

The Dutch East India Trading Company used to be the biggest company in the world. For Amsterdam and for the Netherlands, this company was very, very, very important. To better understand this company, let’s go into a bit of history. In the 14th century, a collection of independent provinces are taken over by, first, the […]

Read More

You’d Never Survive During The Stone Age, Here’s Why

You’d Never Survive During The Stone Age, Here’s Why

These days, nobody goes anywhere without an incredibly powerful supercomputer in their pocket, ready at a moment’s notice to dispense the sum total of all human knowledge. But not so long ago, our ancestors were struggling to survive using rocks. Think you could survive the Stone Age? Well, think again. It’s incredible what modern medicine […]

Read More

Pawn Stars: Rare Pewter Tankard Could Be Worth a Ton (Season 13) | History

Pawn Stars: Rare Pewter Tankard Could Be Worth a Ton (Season 13) | History

– What do we got there? Beer? No. It’s empty. I drank it on the way over. I came to the pawn shop today to sell an American pewter tankard. I believe it’s made in 1730 to 1750. I’d like to ask $20,000 for it. I think it’s worth a lot more. Lowest price I […]

Read More