Tag - history

Headsup: Game Changers in History

If you’ve been enjoying The Crown on Netflix (or if you’re just generally a history buff like me), you’re probably aware that the current queen of England (Elizabeth II) was not actually born to be queen, nor her father...

Finding Nemo 3D Blu-Ray

Headsup: The Fish and Balloons Are Coming...

There’s a lot of stuff that comes out all the time, and the companies are want your attention and mostly…your coin. But, you know, it’s your coin and you have to take care where you spend it. With these posts we try to take...

History of the World in Two Hours 3D Blu-Ray

Win History of the World in Two Hours on 3D...

It’s a 3D Blu-Ray edition of History of the World in Two Hours, out from The History Channel. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: Did you know that 1% of the white noise you see on your television is actually background...

Historys Mysteries DVD

Win an A&E Historical Prize Pack!

It’s a threefer array of historical releases from A&E and The History Channel, available as a single prize pack: History of the World in Two Hours, History’s Mysteries and Titanic: The Complete Story. I especially like the...

History of the World in Two Hours DVD

Win History of the World in Two Hours on DVD!

It’s History of the World in Two Hours on DVD, out from The History Channel. I know, it’s weird them actually doing something that involves real history, but bear with us. Here’s what they have to say for themselves:

Guns, Germs and Steel Audobook

Win Guns, Germs & Steel on Audiobook CD!

It’s Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond, read by Doug Ordunio, as an unabridged audiobook from Random House Audio. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Guns, Germs and Steel is a...

America: Story of Us: Westward DVD

Win America: The Story of Us on DVD!

It’s America: The Story of Us out on DVD as singles from The History Channel. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: It could be said that America was invented, not discovered. AMERICA THE STORY OF US looks at history from...

Widge vs. Missouri

Widge Goes Off #5: A Road Trip to Missouri

Last year we took a road trip to Missouri in an attempt to put together footage for a History Channel pilot. The series would have been me going around the country and explaining the fascinating true stories behind many interesting landmarks...