History Summarized: Buffalo Bill’s Wild West

At the turn of the 20th century, the most famous American on Earth was Buffalo Bill. More than anyone else, he cemented our common conception of the Wild West. A whopping 70 million Americans and Europeans saw his touring Wild West rodeo show during the over 30 years that it ran in the late 18 […]

History Summarized: Old West Outlaws

One of the biggest staples in the mythology of the Wild West is the outlaw. In western movies, outlaws are the ones who kill indiscriminately While robbing every single bank in sight, tie down Innocent women to railroad tracks, wear edgy black trench coats, and stand ominously in the center of town for hours on […]