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Chupa Chups // TheCandyGuy

Chupa Chups // TheCandyGuy

Welcome back to my channel TheCandyGuy where i talk about treats for the sweet tooth Today I’m going to talk about Chupa Chups Chupa Chups were introduced in 1958 by Enric Bernat in Spain The original name for Chupa Chups was Gol like goal in English I think that was straightforward but I didn’t want …

Feature History – Texas Revolution

Feature History – Texas Revolution

This video is brought to you by Brilliant. Howdy partner, and welcome to Feature History – featuring the Texas Revolution, a time back when the US liked illegal border-crossing. Edgy humor aside, that time was back in the early 19th century The area today known as Texas was a part of Mexico, the US had …

The history of chocolate – Deanna Pucciarelli

If you can’t imagine life without chocolate, you’re lucky you weren’t born before the 16th century. Until then, chocolate only existed in Mesoamerica in a form quite different from what we know. As far back as 1900 BCE, the people of that region had learned to prepare the beans of the native cacao tree. The …

The American Revolution – OverSimplified (Part 1)

*Fancy music* “Hooooooly smokes!” Christopher Columbus! That is no way to address the King and Queen of Spain! What is wrong with you?” “Ok. Ok!” “So you know how we’re looking for a new trade route to India, right?” “Right” “And the earth is round, right?” “Right.” “So I’m thinking we can just sail the …

History Summarized: The Maya, Aztec, and Inca

All righty! Let’s cover the great civilizations of the New World, from the time before the Old World made the New World New by killing most of the New World and reconstructing it to be way more Old World-y. That’s a mouthful. Anyway, three great civilizations: the Inca, the Aztec, and the Maya. The Maya, …

Feature History – Seven Years’ War

Feature History – Seven Years’ War

the Seven Years War a legendary conflict that involved every great power of Europe spanned five continents and affected the world for centuries to come its legacy now lives on and dull history courses at bore me to tears I’d to read those for this I hope you appreciate that [Music] hello and welcome to …

Top 10 Conquerors In History

Top 10 Conquerors In History

These are the greatest conquerors in human history ranked solely by the amount of land they brought under their control while in power. Hernán Cortés is a big reason why Spanish is the second-most spoken language in the world. Starting with just a few hundred armored soldiers, about 15 horses, and – most importantly, guns …