History Memes For People Who Don’t Want to Crack A Book

You don’t have to crack open a textbook or a non-fiction account of some historical event to indulge in a little history. Right now, it’s perfectly understandable that any of us would want to escape the present with a little trip to the past. But what if we told you that the journey through time …
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Weird and Wacky Headlines From Newspapers of Yesteryear

«No news is good news» has quickly become a sentence that really resonates with us. Every day we are faced with grim headlines and even grimmer articles about the many woes of our modern world. Here on the internet, avoiding the painful reality of current events is a lot harder than it would be if …
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History Memes That Use the Past as a Punchline

We’re probably not alone in feeling like history class is, well, ancient history at this point. While we enjoyed tales of social justice and exploration (and balked at tragic plagues and bloody wars), our brains haven’t really held on to many of the details. Fortunately, history memes have a way of reminding us of all …
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15+ Nostalgic Tweets That Remember McDonald’s In Its Former Glory

Internet users seem to really love indulging their nostalgic sides. Hot off the heels of the «We used to be a country» Twitter meme, user @lolennui has taken the site down a walk down McDonald’s memory lane with the help of the sites many wistful fast food fans.  this is what they took from you …
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Twitter Users Share Funny & Fascinating Tales From Their Ancestry

If you go back far enough in your genealogy, chances are there are a few interesting stories that are worthy of being shared with family members, friends – or even Twitter. Yesterday, we were hit with the motherlode of ancestral anecdotes on the Bird App, thanks to Jamie Schler. In a viral tweet, the writer …
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57 Dank History Memes That Roast Pretty Much Everyone

We can say with a good deal of certainty that many horrific historic events are glossed over in textbooks, at least in the United States. This partial picture of the past can be pretty misleading at best, and honestly damaging at its worst. History memes, however, take part in very little of that rosy selective …
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Bewildered Redditors Share The Most WTF Gifts They’ve Ever Received

While holidays like Christmasobnoxiously push capitalism and materialism, there’s something unarguably nice about receiving a thoughtful gift from a person you love. These gifts, and some of the stories behind them, do not fall into this category. From dead birds to bags of hair, these anecdotes from Redditors are guaranteed to make you appreciate those …
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