The latest episode of my history podcast takes you on a wild and intoxicating journey across Iceland in 1809.
My latest historian author interview is a very interesting one, especially if you like beer!
This house got its name for a raging party that occurred here in 1783, on the occasion of the end of the Revolutionary War. Now it's gone.
This complex was once the biggest employer in Toronto, and its output was getting half of Canada smashed on a regular basis.
Things got rowdy at weddings in Poland in the 19th century, as this lively picture shows.
What's doing in San Francisco in 1915? We could go to a World's Fair or listen to scratchy records on a very expensive Victrola.
Should we eat oysters, see Alan Arkin play an alien, or stay in and guess about who shot J.R.? Welcome to 1980!
What does an Art Deco bar aboard a modern ocean liner have to do with Star Trek? Possibly a lot.
Bad Star Trek, a $5.00 Italian dinner, topless waitresses, one of the Righteous Brothers and a Newde Girl in a Fishbowl await us as we go on the town in San Francisco in 1968.
Welcome to an evening of 40-cent drinks, female impersonators and juvenile delinquent movies. And you thought the 1950s were boring!