Are there any good youtube philosophers?
If there's one useful contribution /his/ can make it is, I feel, coming to definitive conclusions about the autism-levels of historical figures.
I'll start with this memelord, what's the verdict?
Dawkins is an autistic memelord (quite literally( who is only liked by equally autistic meme lords.
He's also duplicitous and deceptive, claiming one minute he's against religion and the next he's not against religion in order to stay PC. And for a guy who seems to think religion needs to stay out of science, he doesn't nearly have as strong an opinion when it comes to science entering on religion's territory.
What have the Romans ever done for us?
what 3 words are the most human ones?
>believing in gods/being spiritual
Is mutually assured destruction still a think?
If there was a rogue nuclear missile launch from a sub or a Russian silo, would America just take it? Or would we immediately strike back?
A general topic concerning Italian history from Pre-Historix times to the end of the Samnite Wars. I myself have a few questions regarding Italy before Roman domanance.
Where exactly did the Etruscans come from and why did they die out during imperial times?
What relationship did the Etruscans have with the neighboring Celts?
Lastly, aside from Magna Graecia, what role did Italy have, if any, in importance to events in the near east prior to the rise of the Romans?
interestingly some linguists connect it with tyrsenian from the east in the aegean
it may be a pre-indo-european neolithic farmer language that survived the indo-european invasions
Is Sardinia welcome?
Was he honestly a bad guy?
It's ask a history academic anything time /his/
History academics post in here with your field of study and other anons can answer questions
Broadly speaking I work on the history of the internet/history of certain right wing movements in the US
>Broadly speaking I work on the history of the internet/history of certain right wing movements in the US
Yeah sorry I should have clarified: I am very critical of said movements, just interested in how they re-create certain visions of history through use of the internet/memes
So like, as a hypothetical example, looking at how Holocaust deniers use the massive ms paint red-line images to prove that hitler is a dindu nuffin etc and what the implications of that are
Who was a worst leader of Russia? Stalin for sure killed most people but he won the war against like literal Nazis so he can't be the bad guy.
tell me about Charlemagne
A French dude who conquered Western Europe for the lulz
After his death, his empire divided itself
The Western part became a successful nation known as France
The Eastern one became a failure known as the >H>R>E.
Until France destroyed it that is. After that, it became an edgy thing called "Germany" that swore to destroy Europe
So is there any proof he didn't fuck little boys?
What does /his/ think of Epic Rap Battles of History?
Is a person with more achievements superior to a person with less achievements?
For example. Is the big time businessman with a Phd, that is making tens of millions, superior to someone making minimum wage with a high school education?
Is the former a more worthy and better person?
If you could sit down and hsvr dinner with any three dead people from history, who would you choose?
how did a bunch of inbred Literally Who peasants from some shitty island nobody cares about manage to fend off invasion for 1000 years and create the largest empire in history?