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Everything Your High School History Teacher Ever Told You Is A Lie

Okay, maybe not EVERYTHING. But chances are you were probably sleeping through those lessons anyway, so sit up and put your thinking caps on, kids. It’s about to be a bumpy ride.
What would you say if I told you that woolly mammoths were still walking around when the Egyptians were building their pyramids? Anne Frank and Audrey Hepburn? Exact same age. Did you know Oxford University is older than the Aztec Empire? Like, by a LOT?

Yeah, now we’ve got your attention.

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Without further ado, read on to have your mind blown and all your sense of historical reality shattered into a million pieces.