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19 Things Only A History Major Will Understand

History might be a set of lies agreed upon, but majoring in history not so much.

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5. Dealing with people who say history isn't a "real major" and that it's easy.

Seriously, if you think that you haven't taken a good history course above the 100 level. There's tons of reading and writing required for a degree in history.

12. People who say, "Why would anyone bother writing about that?" when you tell them the extremely niche topics you write about.

Maybe some people like researching American relief efforts in Belgium during the First World War? Maybe some people like studying the American media's reaction to the Mexican-American War? Different strokes for different folks, people.

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