SW10: Psychovant Teaches American History #3 (the Aztecs)

Drew Perron pwerdna at gmail.com
Fri Nov 22 23:43:19 PST 2019

On 11/4/2019 9:48 PM, Scott Eiler wrote:
> Psychovant the Duck again, hacking the Powernaut pages for your American History 
> lesson.  Last week we talked about how the strongest nation in the world just 
> wanted to loot other nations... Sound familiar?  Only this time it's Spain!  In 
> this lesson, the looting starts!
> How did the White Man beat the Aztecs, despite being incredibly outnumbered?  
> Because Aztecs didn't even rule all of Mexico, being crazy-ass bastards who did 
> human sacrifice. (http://www.aztec-history.com/aztec-empire.html)  So they got 
> people the next state line over to fight against them all the time, including 
> when the Spanish came.

Yeah, it turns out it was awful conquerors against awful conquerors, with 
everybody else caught in the middle, as per usual. :/

Drew "see also the Cold War" Perron

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