Even though South Korea has more soft power than China, why is Chinese history much more popular and well-known than Korean history?

First I have to correct the ridiculous answer that this person posted. https://qr.ae/pGzeuO First of all, yes South Korea has a history of copying things. A lot of their food, companies and culture is based off of Japan. This should not be surprising however, because Korea used to be a colony of Japan. Also, yes… Continue reading Even though South Korea has more soft power than China, why is Chinese history much more popular and well-known than Korean history?

Who is the most influential person in human history? Why? The only rule is that the person must have unambiguously existed at some point.

This is a fun question to answer, since I love history. I am going to give my list of the top 100 most influential people in human history IMO, divided into different categories: political leaders/conquerors, scientists/engineers, thinkers, religious leaders since these are the occupations who would most influence human history. There is also an other… Continue reading Who is the most influential person in human history? Why? The only rule is that the person must have unambiguously existed at some point.

Is Kevin Durant the best pure scorer in NBA history?

What does ‘pure’ scorer mean? I think one thing that most casual basketball fans don’t fully understand is how scoring is related to efficiency. Anyone can actually averaged 30 PPG given enough shots a game. The trick to be an all time great scorer is how many shot attempts does it take for them to… Continue reading Is Kevin Durant the best pure scorer in NBA history?