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Hilarious Events That History Forgot

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From silly to strange to downright baller, history is full of almost unbelievable moments

Humans are weird and they always have been. Nowadays we think that modern life and technology have made us into the silly, petty, strange being we are, but it doesn’t take much to find examples all throughout recorded history that prove we were always this weird. Textbooks have tried to wipe these things from the records, but they’re there in all their bizarre glory and it really doesn’t take too much sleuthing to find them. Here are some of the most outrageous historical events that you definitely didn’t learn enough about in history class.

Aztec Drawing c 1500

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