Would You Rather (History Addition - Polls - Chat Encouraged)

Live in:

  • 1800’s America: Wild West, Civil War, lots of violence all round really
  • 1800’s UK: Bonnets, TB, industrial squalor, gin & opium

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I wouldn’t have to leave Northants if I lived in 1800s UK

  • 1780s France - Revolution, Enlightenment thinking, lots of cheese
  • 1910s Russia - Revolution, Marxist thinking, lots of vodka

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I saw the word cheese and that was that. Didn’t even read the second option.

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second option was cheese world sorry

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  • 50s America - greasers, cars, diners, 'Nam
  • 50s UK - Teddy boys, austerity, smoking

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I’ve played enough red dead redemption to think I can survive the wild west. At the very least more places to set up camp and ride out the storm

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  • 400-500 BC Greece: Democracy, wine, lots of going to the toilet in public
  • 400-500 BC Sub - Himalayas - Buddha, tea, lots of going to the toilet on a mountain

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I think ancient greece is the best place for me to be honest, I’d hang out with the guy who lived in a pot.

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Reckon I’d do quite well out of the mid-late 40s London black market.

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  • hunter gatherer tribe times
  • working in the fields agriculture times

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fuck working in the fields man

  • The slightly easier clean option
  • The trickier option with narcotics

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  • 1500s UK: Shakespeare, witchfinders, fear of Catholicism
  • 1500s Italy: Renaissance painters everywhere, da vinci making helicopters, pretty into Catholicism

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The Most Serene Republic of Venice is probably the best place to be pre modern times.

so serene!

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this graph made me laugh. science.

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For this one it very much depends whose body I’ve ‘quantum leaped’ into