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The Seven Years War: Crash Course World History #26

The Seven Years War: Crash Course World History #26

Hi, my name is John Green, This is Crash Course World History. Oh my gosh! Today we’re going to talk about war. Ah! Explosions everywhere! So, traditionally, historians are pretty keen on wars, because they feature clearly delineated beginnings, and middles, and ends, and because they always have a fair bit of death and drama …

Pink Floyd – Time

Pink Floyd – Time

Ticking away the moments that make up a dull day Fritter and waste the hours in an off-hand way Kicking around on a piece of ground in your home town Waiting for someone or something to show you the way Tired of lying in the sunshine staying home to watch the rain You are young …

The Try Guys CRAZIEST WEEK EVER

This is the craziest week in Try Guys history I want you to just lay out the things you have to do over the next week Oh JESUS We are rehearsing for our 20 city LIVE tour We are flying to New York for the release of our book We have book signings in New …

A Mini Guide to Medieval Castles | Animated History

A Mini Guide to Medieval Castles | Animated History

A medieval castle had two purposes: it was both a fortification and the home of a lord. The first castles were just earthwork enclosures. Later, earth mounds and timber towers were built, forming a type of castle called a motte and bailey. However, the timber constructions were vulnerable to fire, so shell keeps were built …

History of Technine Snowboards

History of Technine Snowboards

Yo, what up, MFM here, rockin’ it in the Technine booth. We’re chillin’ at SIA Tradeshow 2011, Denver, Colorado. You’re lookin’ at out booth. It’s off the chain, we’re growing crazy this year. I’ll give you a little history. It started back in ’93. I met these kids, my good friends, Ethan and Cole. They …

History Brief: The Great Migration

History Brief: The Great Migration

In the 1910s and 20s, a large number of African Americans moved from the South to other parts of the country. Why did they move? What kind of impact did this have on the nation? In 1900, most African Americans in the United States lived in Southern states. In fact, 90% of the African American …