Category: Legends

  • 10 Historical Figures Who Might Not Have Existed

    A new video from Alltime10s looks at some well known historical figures who may not have existed. Some of these (King Arthur) are somewhat obvious. They unfortunately chose to skip some of the best known. For example it is unlikely that there ever was a Jesus, there probably was no Moses, or an Exodus. In fact only…

  • The Truth Behind the Legends: The One Ring and the Gate of Hell

    All stories start somewhere. In fiction a writer will sometimes pluck something from their own imagination and at other times will embellish a real world story. For example, it appears that J.R.R. Tolkien’s ‘one ring’ may have come from the legend of this Roman ring. According to Blastr: “The ring is made of about 12…

  • The Truth Behind the Legends: The One Ring and the Gate of Hell

    All stories start somewhere. In fiction a writer will sometimes pluck something from their own imagination and at other times will embellish a real world story. For example, it appears that J.R.R. Tolkien’s ‘one ring’ may have come from the legend of this Roman ring. According to Blastr: “The ring is made of about 12…