17th century pirate François L’Ollonais terrorized the Caribbean, seeking vengeance on the Spanish

Francois L’Olonnais — Source: The Library of Congress on Wikimedia Commons

A pirate is born

The famous French general, Napoleon Bonaparte, was cuckolded and ghosted by his first wife Joséphine, but his love for her never died.

Joséphine de Beauharnais by Andrea Appiani/Wikimedia Commons

The prophetess Deborah spoke to God, and Jael used a hammer to deliver justice.

“Jael, Deborah, and Barak” by Francisco Goya/Wikimedia Commons

Why Deborah is a badass

I got 500 Followers and 50,000 views on News Break in 15 days.

Screenshot from December 30th, 2020


  • Post 12 articles in a month (3 per week) of 1000 words in length.
  • Have an average of 500 page views (6,000 total).
  • Reach…

One of the worst military offensives ever

Janwillemvanaalst/Wikimedia Commons/Altered by the author

The lead up to 1916

George Washington did not have time to celebrate Christmas in 1776

The Passage of the Delaware by Thomas Sully | Museum of Fine Arts on Wikimedia Commons

The turning tide of the war

How I learned about guilt

Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash

Perhaps not so dumb after all.

Oxford Dodo display — by BazzaDaRambler on Wikimedia Commons

The Island of the Dodo

Edward Jordan was sentenced to death for his crimes.

Jordan attacking Captain Stairs with an ax/The Annals of Crime and Newgate Calendar

How Gene Wilder brought joy and mystery to the role

Gene Wilder in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) — Copyright 1971 by Warner Bros.

How Wilder became Wonka

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