First thing that comes to mind when you think of history

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09 Nov 2017, 12:13 am

bunkum written by the victors.



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09 Nov 2017, 9:12 am

Blizzard of 1888


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09 Nov 2017, 10:10 am

The Battle of Lyngør and the resulting blockade


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The tiger and the lion may be more powerful....

...but the Wolf does not perform in the circus.


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13 Nov 2017, 10:36 am

Iranian hostage crisis


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13 Nov 2017, 7:21 pm

Hitler



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13 Nov 2017, 10:40 pm

futility. 2 steps forward, 3 steps backwards, 3 steps forward, repeat ad nauseum.



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19 Nov 2017, 12:44 pm

archaeology and paleontology


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The tiger and the lion may be more powerful....

...but the Wolf does not perform in the circus.


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19 Nov 2017, 5:26 pm

Many scientific hoaxes that easily fooled not only great figures of science, but also the general public.


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19 Nov 2017, 9:19 pm

how various levels of our government conspired to suppress general awareness of real history in favor of propaganda.



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19 Nov 2017, 9:25 pm

auntblabby wrote:
how various levels of our government conspired to suppress general awareness of real history in favor of propaganda.

You say that in the past tense. Interesting! Haha.

When I think of history, I think of the fallen empires and the sonnet of Ozymandias.


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19 Nov 2017, 9:28 pm

TheSpectrum wrote:
auntblabby wrote:
how various levels of our government conspired to suppress general awareness of real history in favor of propaganda.

You say that in the past tense. Interesting! Haha.

When I think of history, I think of the fallen empires and the sonnet of Ozymandias.

how our gov't deep state will forever suppress the true story of the JFK coup d'état. the mandatory release of records was just a sham. they will never let go.



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20 Nov 2017, 5:22 pm

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...but the Wolf does not perform in the circus.


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20 Nov 2017, 6:59 pm

The Korean War, often called "The Forgotten War."


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20 Nov 2017, 7:15 pm

Granatmannen. (A man who placed 5 grenades and grenade traps in Oslo in 1965. He was never caught.)


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...but the Wolf does not perform in the circus.


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20 Nov 2017, 11:28 pm

how both history and the future are just opposite sides of the same coin.