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New voyages into the past: join me at ThatHistoryGuy and my new Twitch channel!

I have a brand new website showcasing my online history classes, and a Twitch channel where you can get a taste of them. Please follow!

By |2018-05-10T16:30:50-07:00May 10th, 2018|Classes, History, Social Media, Technology|0 Comments

Earth: Katyn Forest, Russia, the site of a truly monstrous act of anti-intellectualism.

In April 1940, agents working for Stalin murdered tens of thousands of people here. Why? They were afraid of them thinking too much.

By |2018-04-09T20:30:42-07:00April 9th, 2018|Earth, History|0 Comments

A story whose time has come: “Double Perigee” resurrected (and a new podcast coming!) [Part II]

My upcoming science fiction audio drama podcast is a personal journey for me, which has taken 25 years to come to fruition.

By |2018-04-02T20:30:19-07:00April 2nd, 2018|Double Perigee, Fiction, History, Life, Writing Craft|0 Comments

A story whose time has come: “Double Perigee” resurrected (and a new podcast coming!) [Part I]

I have a new podcast, a science fiction audio drama, coming out soon! Learn about its very tangled history.

By |2018-03-31T20:30:00-07:00March 31st, 2018|Double Perigee, Fiction, History, Life, Writing Craft|0 Comments

Historian interview: Dr. Peter Kopp, author of “Hoptopia,” on the New Books Network podcast.

My latest historian author interview is a very interesting one, especially if you like beer!

By |2018-03-12T20:30:43-07:00March 12th, 2018|Authors, Books, History, Interviews, Podcasts|0 Comments

False Equivalence: why it’s not “biased” to insist on real facts and dismiss fake ones.

People with very wrong views about what happened in the past shout "Bias!" if you reject their false assertions. Insisting on reality is not biased at all.

By |2018-03-06T20:30:09-07:00March 6th, 2018|History|0 Comments

Unobstructed views: an early photographic study of New England’s historic houses.

The Streets of Salem blog shows us a host of wonderful photos of historic houses that sadly are today only the stuff of memory, and history books.

By |2018-02-21T20:30:05-07:00February 21st, 2018|Haunted Places, History, Photos|0 Comments