. March 2019 – Page 3 – Articels
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10 Highly Decorated American Soldiers (That Everyone Should Know)

Since its inception as a country, America has produced a relentless fighting spirit, resulting in astonishing acts of valor on all corners of the globe. The task of quantifying courage, however, can be a difficult assignment that involves several factors, …

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10 Historic Mistakes That Cost Businesses a Fortune

A little while ago, we went over 10 of the biggest business failures in the 21st Century. But businesses have been screwing things up for much longer than that. Here are some of the biggest business blunders in history……

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10 of History’s Most Depraved Female Killers

Most of the vicious killers who haunt the popular imagination are male. Part of the reason behind this is that most killers aremale. In the US, for example, about 90% of murders are committed by men. However, female …

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10 People Who Lost Their Citizenship

You might not always like your home country, but at least it is yours. Citizenship to new countriesis something that may be hard to acquire, but at least no one can ever take away the one you already have …

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10 People Accused of Being Spies

Some people choose to become spies out of patriotism; others do so in pursuit of financial reward. Whatever their individual motivations might be, the risks can be considerable. Governments tend to react badly to having their secrets stolen. Anyone accused …

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10 Misconceptions About Imperial Japan During WWII

Many people have their ideas of Japan during World War II based mostly off movies about the war and an HBO miniseries or two, as well as a lot of folk legend passed down over the years. However, some of …

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The 10 Most Radioactive Places on Earth

There are many terrifying places in the world, but few of the horrors that they contain are as scary as radiation. When a site becomes thoroughly nuclear, you can’t fight it, you can’t outrun it, and you’re pretty hard-pressed …

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10 Unexpected Origins of Common Phrases

The English language is replete with curious ancient phrases, many of which have bizarrely unexpected derivations. Others retain their literal meaning while their origins have been obscured, often by erroneous (but entertaining) folk etymologies.

The following 10 words and phrases …

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10 Historical Suicides That Might Have Been Murders

History is full of mysterious deaths. Some of them are deemed suicides, but have enough puzzling details to leave lingering doubts. It is possible, even likely, that these people killed themselves, although it would not be out …

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10 Times People Were Saved by the Enemy

War is the manifestation of the most extreme levels of human conflict, as tensions culminate in mass violent action. In such circumstances, rules, codes of honor, and care are frequently sacrificed as the goal of triumphing over an opponent — …