I jot down notes on potential weirdos and one my list is Beau Brummell. What is weirder than a dandy? Or just fashion in general? Then I started to read about him and realized that to someone in 2018…. he's only sort of weird. Beau Brummell was famous for….being famous. Except he did it … Continue reading It’s All Dandy
This is probably one of my favorite history of a woman wronged. Meet Princess Olga of Kiev. She was living in Russia in 945 with her husband and son. Her husband, Igor of Kiev was a ruler of Kiev Rus which was an area near the Baltic Sea that comprised of several Slavic Tribes. One of … Continue reading Hell Hath No Fury Like a Pissed Off Russian
Don't let your memories of dry history texts in school fool you. History is not a dull parade of facts. It is full of fascinating tidbits and weirdos. Some of it reads more bizarre then a celebrity gossip column. It is people living in times that we can not even imagine. The people of the … Continue reading Weirdos in History: We’re all Mad here.