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Twitter Users Ponder the Dumbest Way A Huge Turning Point in History Began

By Petr Navovy | Social Media | March 24, 2023 |

By Petr Navovy | Social Media | March 24, 2023 |


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It’s become a bit of a meme to remark upon the bonkers nature of the timeline that we find ourselves living in these days. And while there are certainly some aspects of it that are unprecedented—the yawning chasm of capitalist climate apocalypse being one very notable example—it’s always interesting to remember that history has always been, and I think this is the correct academic terminology, fuc*ing ridiculous. We’re all just bungling our way through history, after all, and when cause and effect are mapped on the infinitely complex tapestry of human existence, that bungling can appear particularly stark. Twitter had this topic on its mind the other day when it explored the dumbest ways that huge turning points in history began. Here, let’s take a trip down bonkers history lane together: