Weird Facts Blog

In undergrad, I discovered a love for history, contemporary and later. I carried it to graduate school where I got a MA in U.S. Social History. War strategies and diplomats were never my thing. The stories I will tell are fun, strange, shocking…just interesting. The weirder, the better. Enjoy. 🙂

Blood Types and Covid: Does Your Blood Type Make You Less Vulnerable to Covid?

There are rumors floating around in the ocean of covid information and misinformation about the connection between COVID-19 and blood types. You may have heard that blood type O is less likely to catch covid. It certainly piqued my interest when I heard it. So, what’s true? What’s the science behind blood types and covid? … Continue reading Blood Types and Covid: Does Your Blood Type Make You Less Vulnerable to Covid?

Pandemics in History

Did you know there have only been a few actual pandemics in history? Epidemics and endemics, yes, there have been plenty, but there is just a small number of recorded pandemics in human history, and it’s hard to believe sometimes that we are actually living through one right now. In modern history, this is the … Continue reading Pandemics in History

7 Bizarre Things Aristocrats Did, And Got Away With

When boundless wealth and power meets little to no consequence for actions, you can imagine the sort of bizarre behavior that might emerge. That’s why it’s not entirely surprising that nearly every royal dynasty has a history of odd behavior. Here are just a few examples of aristocrats participating in behavior that they average person … Continue reading 7 Bizarre Things Aristocrats Did, And Got Away With

Tania Head and the 9/11 Lie

In 2012, Angelo J. Gugliemo, Jr. released a shocking documentary called The Woman Who Wasn’t There, based on his book with Robin Gaby Fisher. Have you ever watched a movie that just “stayed” with you? This documentary did exactly that for me. I watched it several times on my own, showed it to several of … Continue reading Tania Head and the 9/11 Lie

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