Christopher Columbus was awful

The Oatmeal delivers an on point reminder (and history lesson) that Christopher Columbus was awful in comic form, and gives us a nice alternative in Bartolome to celebrate on ColumbusBartolome Day. What fact were you most surprised about? Tell us in the comments bellow! via reddit, click through for the whole comic.

Christopher Columbus was awful (but this other guy was not) – The OatmealA note from the author: All of the information in this essay came from A People’s History of the United States, by Howard Zinn, and Lies My Teacher Told Me, by James W. Loewen, both of which uses primary sources such eyewitness accounts, journal entries, and letters from Christopher Columbus himself.

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