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18 Lies Every History Student Has Told At Least Once

Whether you’re lying to each other or just to yourself, you’ve definitely lied.

1. “Yes, I always get the History questions on the pub quiz correct. Every single time.”

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2. “Memorising dates comes naturally to me. I never have to Wikipedia anything.”

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3. “I already know my favourite time period. There’s no way it will change.”

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4. “I’ve never taken the primary source references from the secondary sources and separated them to make the bibliography longer.”

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5. “Of course I don’t feel as though I’ve learnt about the First and Second World Wars too much.”

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6. “It’s fine. I’m not that bothered about any other periods in time to be honest.”

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7. “I do not tell history jokes all time that no one gets.”

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8. “Nor do I ever aggressively correct people when they’re even slightly wrong about a historical fact or date.”

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9. “And, no, I’ve never set reminders about what happened on a certain day years and years ago. That would be so sad.”

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10. “I’m really not that much of a history nerd. I promise.”

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11. “Of course the History Society is about more than drinking.” 

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12. “I never get excited about leafing through the archives. Ever.”

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13. “Obviously I wouldn’t buy a 900 page history book unless it was on my reading list…”

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14. “When I watch films I do not spend the entire time pointing out historical inaccuracies.”

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15. “Trying to decipher handwriting from the past isn’t frustrating at all.”

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16. “It doesn’t annoy me in the slightest when people question the point of learning about history.”

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17. “I’ve never found it easier to learn from Horrible Histories than from my lecturer.”

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18. “And, no, I absolutely do not feel like I’m living in the past sometimes.”

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