>one of the most grimdark, gruesome torture devices
>was made up in 19th century
what the fuck was 19th century people problem anyway? A fuckton of myths can be traced back to them I hate this era so fucking much.
>that Victorian """"historian"""" who found some Greek ruins and proceeded to "restore" them by just building some random kind of classical shit with concrete on top of them
Fucking Victorians. We're still fixing the messes they made.