i hate how saying you're 'into history' is basically a dogwhistle now

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@spookcentral when someone says they're "into history" one of two things happen:

- i am introduced to an amazing and nuanced historical perspective, such as a detailed discussion of the prices of cats in the middle ages
- i am cursed with a paraphrased youtube series

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other guys: if germany had just stayed out of russia they probably could have won world war two :(

me *infodumping furiously about the caloric intake of monks*

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the average monk ate about 6000 calories a day and would drink about two liters of beer

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it was more common for monks in the middle ages to die of obesity-related ailments than of starvation

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maybe it's a Europe-exclusive one

  • someone's way too much into WW2 history
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