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Reign: Aesthetically Amazing, Historically Horrendous!

Ok, let me first say that I am a huge fan of the TV show Reign and I have been ever since I first discovered it on Netflix over the summer. 633 more words


[Book Review] That Potent Alchemy by Tess Bowery

Title: That Potent Alchemy
Author: Tess Bowery (Twitter)
Rating: Highly Recommended
Genre/Category:  Historical Romance, Regency, Erotic, Queer, Entertainment,
Release Date: October 4, 2016… 1,299 more words

Book Reviews

Foyle's War's Teeth

Perhaps it was by design, or perhaps not, but the attention to period detail in the crime series Foyle’s War is remarkable and rare in a seemingly simple way: it gets teeth right. 829 more words

Explain This To Me

Nuggets - Historical Accuracy

Historical Accuracy
“God that made the world and all things therein . . . hath made of one blood all nations of men for to dwell on all the face of the earth, and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation.” ( 237 more words


The Young Victoria

Above all else, “The Young Victoria” is a film that accentuates historical accuracy instead of deviating from its source in order to please audiences. Even so, its excellent costume and set design, coupled with great performances from its main actors; merit a thorough observation from history buffs and casual moviegoers alike. 125 more words


Extra: But it was the past so it's ok...

As a writer, I have personally run into some really nasty arguments by fellow writers and readers trying to defend sexist texts and media. But probably one of the most common excuses is “historical accuracy.” This kind of response is given to defend all kinds of horrible writing, half baked “research”pieces and outright racism and sexism. 558 more words


The myth of black-on-black crime: Blame falls at the feet of white supremacy's treatment, manipulation, and conditioning of my hue 

Black-on-black crime exist, but do not blame the parties involved. It’s multifaceted issues that are deeply complex and it dates back over 400 years. Follow me… 758 more words

Knowledge Of Self-determination