Re: History buffs/majors?
I may be wrong, but those questions seem slightly leading to me.
If you really want to dazzle, give an impassioned defense of Stalin.
The widow is gathering nettles for her children's dinner; a perfumed seigneur, delicately lounging in the Oeil de Boeuf, hath an alchemy whereby he will extract the third nettle and call it rent. ~ Carlyle