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Drunk History – A Sound in Space

Drunk History – A Sound in Space

I mean, I didn’t do myself any favors. I really just made this drink. It’s like… you know. [both laugh] Let’s talk about outer space. Hello, I’m Jenny Slate, and today we’re going to talk about Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson and their beautiful cosmic discovery. This is my dog’s… uh, penis, and then I’ve …

Caesar as King? (45 to 44 B.C.E.)

Caesar as King? (45 to 44 B.C.E.)

Julius Caesar’s old friend Titus Labienus had been defeated. The Roman Civil War was officially over, and Spain had been pacified. After a few weeks of housekeeping, Caesar headed back to the capitol. On the road to Rome, he met up with Marc Antony, who at one time had served as Caesar’s political point-man. A …

Chernobyl (2019) | Official Trailer | HBO

Chernobyl (2019) | Official Trailer | HBO

VALERY LEGASOV: All of the good we did…it doesn’t matter.What does matter is that to them, justice was done.See, a just world…is a sane world.There was nothing sane about Chernobyl.♪ (EERIE MUSIC PLAYS) ♪ BORIS SHCHERBINA: I’m pleased to reportthat the situation in Chernobyl is stable.In terms of radiation… I’m told it’s the equivalent of …

Who Invented the Internet? And Why?

Who Invented the Internet? And Why?

So, have you ever wondered who actually invented the internet? Some people have become zillionaires thanks to the internet. But all they did was invent clever ways of using the internet. So the person who “invented the internet” should be a gazillionaire equivalent to, say, God, shoudn’t they? Who should get the credit, then? Was …