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Little Known Facts About Famous Innovators

Little Known Facts About Famous Innovators

By Jon LyonsSeptember 24, 2015
Many brilliant men and women throughout the centuries have contributed wonderful things to humanity, but being human themselves, they were ultimately still... More  →

Mount McKinley Renamed Denali (Thanks, Obama! No, Really. Thank You)

By Emily BrownSeptember 2, 2015
A few days ago, President Obama wielded his executive powers and restored Mount McKinley to its aboriginal name of Denali, which resulted... More  →
Mount McKinley Renamed Denali (Thanks, Obama! No, Really. Thank You)

17 Historical Slang Words We Need to Bring Back

By Emily BrownAugust 24, 2015
In 1888, Walt Whitman wrote that slang was a "wholesome fermentation by which froth and specks are thrown up, mostly to pass... More  →
17 Historical Slang Words We Need to Bring Back

Ansel Elgort Looks Adorkable in Every Decade, Gives You a History Lesson

By Janet ManleyAugust 19, 2015
We have long known that Ansel Elgort has the heart of a hummingbird, the soul of a quokka, and the... More  →
Ansel Elgort Looks Adorkable in Every Decade, Gives You a History Lesson

Here's Why I'm Dying to See "Hamilton" (And You Should Be, Too)

By Emily BrownAugust 17, 2015
It's no longer a secret that of all my historical crushes, Alexander Hamilton is by far the biggest (Suleiman the... More  →
Here's Why I'm Dying to See "Hamilton" (And You Should Be, Too)

Why Everyone Is Freaking Out About Changes to the AP U.S. History Curriculum

By Emily BrownAugust 4, 2015
HISTORY IS NOW MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER, GUYS. And I'm not just saying that because I decide whether someone is significant-other-material based on... More  →
Why Everyone Is Freaking Out About Changes to the AP U.S. History Curriculum
Josh Gets All Patriotic For a Fourth of July American History GEEK QUIZ

Josh Gets All Patriotic For a Fourth of July American History GEEK QUIZ

By Josh PeriloJuly 1, 2015
Grill up some dogs and keep those fingers away from those lit sparklers, it's almost Independence Day! And what better way to... More  →
Top Ten Women We Think Belong On the $10

Top Ten Women We Think Belong On the $10

By Nicole DiekerJune 26, 2015
In case you haven't heard the BIG NEWS: the U.S. Treasury announced that, at long last, we are going to have a... More  →

The Days of Future Past of WIDE-LEGGED JNCO JEANS

By Ashley Brooke RobertsFebruary 25, 2015
Gather around the warmth emanating off of this iPad and let us tell you a story as old as time. A story... More  →
The Days of Future Past of WIDE-LEGGED JNCO JEANS