Here is a special video extra for subscribers to my "Meet Someone From History" email list.
It's tradition to read the Declaration from beginning to end on the 4th of July. Here is my reading.
In my video series, you can take a look at some of the beautiful places associated with our first five Presidents, including Mount Vernon, Peacefield and Monticello.
I've never listened to much Manilla Road before, but this track from their 2001 album seems as good a place to start as any.
Walk the streets of Edinburgh in the time of Henry VIII in this amazing video reconstruction.
It's hard to believe this iconic song by Metallica was released as a single 25 years ago. Where has the time gone?
Kennedy's message of hope and challenge still resonates, while other more recent inaugurals are immediately forgotten.
My first video Historical Movie Analysis considers the way the hit HBO series "Westworld" uses and deconstructs history, and how we see it.
The infamous nuclear hotline resurfaces in political culture, this time as part of a clever commercial hitting Donald Trump.
Watch the amazing headlining set from Germany's power metal masters at Wacken Open Air 2016!