Jilara (jilara) wrote,

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Why do I watch the History Channel?

It mostly just annoys me, and what isn't actually annoying because of its factual inacurracies or weird slant is just usually a waste of my time. If I weren't a history buff, I suppose its sound-bites approach to fluffy history might be entertaining. But mostly, I reflect on how my high school history classes covered the stuff in much more depth. Last night, I got nostalgia for exactly how GOOD our Junior High history class coverage of the French Revolution was. Another waste of a couple hours. Shame on me. I could have been reading something useful.

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