So I'm taking an Entertainment in American Life class, and there have been a lot of stories in there that I think would make really fascinating Drunk History segments.
*P.T. Barnum, the educated goat, the woman who called the goat a fraud and ate its feces, and how he reemerged with Joice Heth, the supposed 161-year-old woman who allegedly was a nursemaid to baby George Washington.
*The Astor Place Riot. Two rival actors, one British and one American, kind of ended up setting off a huge riot that was one part entertainment, three parts class warfare, that ended up with over two dozen people