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  1. Danzpie

    DanzpiePred 9 minutami

    don't mind me I'm just rewatching this for the 45th time

  2. John Marston

    John MarstonPred 25 minutami

    You should do the Mongol Empire.

  3. John smith

    John smithPred 25 minutami

    when is your next vid coming out?

  4. Mr. Kennedy-Noce

    Mr. Kennedy-NocePred 44 minutami

    Did anyone realize the Batman portrait in the courtroom?

  5. Chris Augustin

    Chris AugustinPred uro

    Please post

  6. Steve Gaming

    Steve GamingPred uro

    he might not be coming back

  7. Andrew From Japan

    Andrew From JapanPred uro

    When oversimplified doesn’t upload for 4 months Dude.......uncool

  8. Ahmed Zaqout

    Ahmed ZaqoutPred 2 urami

    Waiting for a video about the Palestinian conflict and the Vietnam war

  9. Alyssa Richardson

    Alyssa RichardsonPred 2 urami

    for the other people waiting for the uploads, check out WhatIfAltHist, it's definitely not simplified but it's seriously interesting, it's like AlternateHistoryHub but less casual, dude SERIOUSLY knows his shit.

  10. Alyssa Richardson

    Alyssa RichardsonPred 2 urami

    Ironically we live in a far more prohibitive age now, in the soft to hard scale alcohol is on par with cocaine, but even in areas that "legalised it" you can go to prison for ketamine which is even safer than weed, even (or more accurately especially) when injected.

  11. Alyssa Richardson

    Alyssa RichardsonPred 2 urami

    Prohibition: War on alcohol War on drugs: What could possibly go wrong?

  12. Gideon Brown

    Gideon BrownPred 3 urami

    16:29 It appears that in his haste, that prohibition officer failed to notice the jars of Vine-Glo in the cupboard.

  13. Jay Bahadur

    Jay BahadurPred 3 urami

    Hey man.. could you do the Indian revolution someday?

  14. Sophiya Pathan

    Sophiya PathanPred 4 urami

    Can you do Britain rule in India please

  15. Lorielle Smith

    Lorielle SmithPred 4 urami

    you post 4 months apart where is our post :(

  16. InfinitySapling

    InfinitySaplingPred 49 minutami

    Mabye a 3 part vid on napoleon wars, just a thought.

  17. InfinitySapling

    InfinitySaplingPred 4 urami

    Commenting until he uploads: Day 19

  18. Jude Collumbine

    Jude CollumbinePred 5 urami

    "Maybe We are all just a bunch of stinky idiots and we are all doomed!"

  19. Asad Syed

    Asad SyedPred 5 urami

    Do an oversimplified on the pandemic once it ends soon

  20. SlushyYT

    SlushyYTPred 5 urami

    Did anybody see the waldo during Franklin Roosevelt's speech

  21. Tibo Fordeyn

    Tibo FordeynPred 5 urami


  22. Ayesha Forthright

    Ayesha ForthrightPred 6 urami

    Its been nearly five (edit: four) months. I WAS ACTUALLY BEGINNING TO ENJOY HISTORY.

  23. Ayesha Forthright

    Ayesha ForthrightPred 2 urami

    @Duke of Creepington hahahhaha I can't count

  24. Ayesha Forthright

    Ayesha ForthrightPred 2 urami

    @Duke of Creepington hahahaha I can't count

  25. Duke of Creepington

    Duke of CreepingtonPred 5 urami

    he uploads every 4ish months and its been 4 months :|


    MUSA AL-KHADIMPred 6 urami

    George Rumus walked, so O.J Simpson could run....

  27. Claudio Rodriguez

    Claudio RodriguezPred 7 urami

    The narrow forehead causally haunt because underwear suddenly retire as a cute oil. mellow, lame rutabaga

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  29. Vo Quang Minh

    Vo Quang MinhPred 8 urami

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  30. WhiteLion Official

    WhiteLion OfficialPred 8 urami

    Fuck you Dickhead

  31. Jason Neves

    Jason NevesPred 4 urami


  32. ARK

    ARKPred 6 urami


  33. André Mariano

    André MarianoPred 8 urami

    "woman talking? that's outrageous" *you have no fking idea how much I laughed at that.*


    HAFEEZYPred 8 urami

    Just don't say that you have quit😢

  35. Eliana Abraham

    Eliana AbrahamPred 8 urami

    Hey man can you plzzzzz make a video about Ethiopia 🙏🙏🙏

  36. Jason Neves

    Jason NevesPred 4 urami

    Why u got a blm fists

  37. falseking989

    falseking989Pred 9 urami

    I like coupons as much as the next guy, but if I'm not buying the product then I am the product.

  38. Itz_Patrick

    Itz_PatrickPred 11 urami

    Balkan war plz do it

  39. Research patrol

    Research patrolPred 12 urami

    This video was made at gunpoint from feminazis??

  40. Ass Poopie

    Ass PoopiePred 10 urami

    Damn sorry the man isn’t dropping n bombs like it’s 1950s Alabama

  41. MrGameAndBoy

    MrGameAndBoyPred 12 urami

    Hey plz can u do a kurdish war oversimplified

  42. Vaishali Patel

    Vaishali PatelPred 13 urami

    Petition for oversimplified to make 'Indian Revolution'

  43. Anakin skywalker

    Anakin skywalkerPred 13 urami

    The Spanish revolution pleaseee

  44. darinap25

    darinap25Pred 13 urami

    Do Israel - palestine conflict over simplified!! 🇮🇱🙏🏼

  45. Super Novel

    Super NovelPred 11 minutami

    And modern, by the time he gets a video on it out it will already be outdated

  46. Moi Suomi

    Moi SuomiPred 13 urami

    Too controversial

  47. Wes Williams

    Wes WilliamsPred 14 urami

    How many other people are drunk while watching this? I strongly focus on the OTHER people, because I, for one, am smashed.

  48. swadey 2.0

    swadey 2.0Pred 14 urami

    We need to hold oversimplified hostage and force him to post another video


    KARMA DORJEEPred 15 urami

    Make video about nepoleac war


    KARMA DORJEEPred 15 urami

    Nepoleoc war

  51. Na Ngo

    Na NgoPred 15 urami

    the reason why American start drinking water Alcohol: 100% alcohol Water: 0.0000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000015% alcohol

  52. the godly potato

    the godly potatoPred 16 urami

    Hey could you do drac the impaler after your new one


    MRKADENYEETPred 16 urami

    i joined your channel for 60k a month soooo i guess i should be pinned

  54. GamingWithLanz

    GamingWithLanzPred 16 urami

    I want the next video titled "Israeli-Palestinian Conflict-Oversimplified"

  55. Moi Suomi

    Moi SuomiPred 13 urami

    Too controversial

  56. Lynn chrobak

    Lynn chrobakPred 16 urami

    Why hasn't over simplified released a video yet

  57. Jinwoo Jung

    Jinwoo JungPred 16 urami

    it’s been 4 months no new videos

  58. chris shael

    chris shaelPred 16 urami

    back to the future reference is goated

  59. Nunung Nurhayati

    Nunung NurhayatiPred 16 urami

    Please add new video on 2021

  60. Lucas Cruz

    Lucas CruzPred 16 urami

    1: "How big is the number 3247." 2: "It depends on the subject. Minutes? Yes. Cans of beer? Not one bit."

  61. Xyz Abc

    Xyz AbcPred 16 urami

    I know that I, personally, am a dumb stinky idiot who is doomed.

  62. Mike Anderson

    Mike AndersonPred 16 urami

    Damn, The most American thing i can think of is "Cheese Burgers & Porn"

  63. mario yu

    mario yuPred 17 urami

    The exciting exclusive mechanic contemporaneously annoy because book perinatally slip onto a snobbish hamburger. important, demonic trail

  64. Leatherturtle

    LeatherturtlePred 17 urami

    do Israel next

  65. Super Novel

    Super NovelPred 9 minutami

    And it's still ongoing

  66. Varangian Guard

    Varangian GuardPred 16 urami

    too controversial

  67. Jaustin 10

    Jaustin 10Pred 17 urami

    Oversimplified: Detroit has the purple gang. Me. Where’s green gang?

  68. Grafik ar

    Grafik arPred 17 urami

    When will you uploading new video 😭 we craving on it

  69. Ignusss ygo

    Ignusss ygoPred 17 urami

    The one thing that iv leaened is that to never trust sweet looking old men..

  70. Chul Yeom

    Chul YeomPred 18 urami

    The salty squid particularly collect because sushi generically mine regarding a mammoth playground. unsightly, goofy evening

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    tricia torbertPred 18 urami

    The afraid russian formerly kneel because sushi inadvertently rescue absent a alike deborah. distinct, sable science

  72. Epic Gamer

    Epic GamerPred 18 urami

    Maybe when he gets 5 million subscribers he will upload?

  73. Ahmad Shamil

    Ahmad ShamilPred 19 urami

    Hello can u do the israeli-palestin conflict next

  74. Super Novel

    Super NovelPred 8 minutami

    And its still ongoing, plus hes never going to see this comment anyway so I don't understand why you even wrote this comment

  75. Moi Suomi

    Moi SuomiPred 13 urami

    Once again, Oversimplified doesn’t want to do controversial content.

  76. Lei Zhang

    Lei ZhangPred 19 urami

    They are like ban alcohol!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  77. Henry Woodbury

    Henry WoodburyPred 19 urami

    Do a episode on the Arab states vs Israel

  78. Super Novel

    Super NovelPred 6 minutami

    What's with all these israel comments? It's too political, he has to choose a side in a video and that will alienate a large portion of his audience. It's also ongoing, meaning that the video would probably get outdated before it's even finished

  79. Moi Suomi

    Moi SuomiPred 13 urami

    Too controversial

  80. world as Levi knows it

    world as Levi knows itPred 19 urami

    When is the new episode of oversimplified

  81. New Imperials

    New ImperialsPred 19 urami

    Tomorrow will be 5 months since Oversimplified’s last video. I wonder if Oversimplified will upload on a Saturday.

  82. Joshua Jung

    Joshua JungPred 20 urami

    I bet theres gonna be a new video soon

  83. Nebojsa Jovic

    Nebojsa JovicPred 20 urami

    UPLOAD A NEW VIDEO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  84. Isaac Radish

    Isaac RadishPred 20 urami

    Proud to come from the city where you are offered illegal alchohol 40 seconds after arrival

  85. Robert

    RobertPred 20 urami

    Oversimplified please, don't let it go to five months

  86. Junaid Asghar

    Junaid AsgharPred 20 urami

    When star you guys going to post again?

  87. Lord Zaneu

    Lord ZaneuPred 20 urami

    Just 2:29

  88. heather Xo

    heather XoPred 21 uro

    this is my comfort chanel

  89. Alpha_07

    Alpha_07Pred 21 uro

    Mexican Revolution or Mexican independence, Oversimplified? ¡Viva México!

  90. Baby Buddha

    Baby BuddhaPred 21 uro

    The time is coming its been 4 months and the people are waiting for the day the new oversimplified video comes out.......

  91. JGod 13

    JGod 13Pred 22 urami

    Video Ideas 100 Years War Korean War Vietnam War War of 1812 Napoleonic Wars Communist Uprise in China Mexican-American War

  92. JGod 13

    JGod 13Pred 5 urami

    @Moi Suomi he said he would also do Napoleonic Wars too

  93. Moi Suomi

    Moi SuomiPred 13 urami

    He did say he would make a Vietnam war oversimplified which sounds interesting. I would also be interested if he did more Medieval or ancient history for Oversimplified.

  94. Lorie Cherry

    Lorie CherryPred 22 urami

    Excuse me Mr.Over Simplified. You don't have too but I think it would be cool if you did the Texas vs Mexico war.

  95. Original SMI

    Original SMIPred 23 urami

    How many people just came back to his channel to see if he uploaded another video?

  96. RecBen

    RecBenPred 23 urami

    Guys, this video is four months old and on average he uploads every four months

  97. Jamarcus_ Sensei

    Jamarcus_ SenseiPred 22 urami

    Tomorrow will make 5 months.

  98. DannyDorito33

    DannyDorito33Pred dnevom

    I cant wait until he comes out with new content

  99. Sangheili E

    Sangheili EPred dnevom

    3:36 That laugh tho

  100. LoueyFILMS

    LoueyFILMSPred dnevom

    This is the reason why Drug prohibiton are stupid

  101. Samuel Iwinosa Brat Richard

    Samuel Iwinosa Brat RichardPred dnevom

    We need a new video

  102. British Youtuber

    British YoutuberPred dnevom

    do the napoleonic wars or the Vietnam War plz :)

  103. saleh

    salehPred dnevom

    *oversimplified where tf is the napoleonic wars video it’s been 4 months feed us*

  104. Dan _Pan

    Dan _PanPred dnevom

    Pls upload again

  105. InfinitySapling

    InfinitySaplingPred dnevom

    Commenting until he uploads: Day 18

  106. Coasterhocky Gaming Boy

    Coasterhocky Gaming BoyPred dnevom

    Helping: Day 1

  107. Bloxy V

    Bloxy VPred dnevom

    3:59 to 4:04 That is the most ridiculous thing possibly ever

  108. Nathan Estrada

    Nathan EstradaPred dnevom

    Some Hater in SLthrow: Helluva Boss is the worst series in the world and should be banned and Viziepop should be exiled into australia . . . Me: Now release the lions and there's going to be a tax for that

  109. Pete Pyrotechnic

    Pete PyrotechnicPred dnevom

    When people say gun control will stop gun violence I show them this

  110. Super Novel

    Super NovelPred 23 urami

    Same with drugs, alcohol, drugs, porn, guns should all be legal

  111. United Steaks

    United SteaksPred dnevom


  112. BabyYoda2009

    BabyYoda2009Pred dnevom

    Literally brilliant

  113. eliza omurzakova

    eliza omurzakovaPred dnevom

    31.39 try and find wally

  114. Mangolorian

    MangolorianPred dnevom

    Oversimplified uploads There’s gonna be a tax for that

  115. David Sun

    David SunPred dnevom

    In 2022: Coronavirus -OverSimplified

  116. Prajwala kondru

    Prajwala kondruPred dnevom

    Indian war of independence : We all need it oversimplified .....

  117. The Blue Phoenix: Captain Gamer

    The Blue Phoenix: Captain GamerPred dnevom

    I was born in 2005.

  118. Sam Charboneau

    Sam CharboneauPred dnevom

    Do the history of Israel and Palestine conflict please.

  119. Mason Clark

    Mason ClarkPred dnevom

    There is a war happened in 2021

  120. Isaac random Russell

    Isaac random RussellPred dnevom

    No more vids yet!? There’s gonna be a tax for that.

  121. Maxwell Leonard

    Maxwell LeonardPred dnevom

    Can you do an Israel-Palesine conflict Oversimplified. I want to know more about the battle of the "holy land" throughout the years. Also, it is pretty relevant now lol and I don't know what side to think is right.

  122. Maxwell Leonard

    Maxwell LeonardPred dnevom

    @Blue Green See like I don't really know anything about that. I had no idea they were oppressed or anything.

  123. Maxwell Leonard

    Maxwell LeonardPred dnevom

    @Super Novel I know but there is so much history to it and he could make a video that takes us to where we are now.

  124. Blue Green

    Blue GreenPred dnevom

    If you think morally, then Palestine. They were oppressed for years, and now they are fighting back and they are now branded as terrorists

  125. Super Novel

    Super NovelPred dnevom

    It's too political and it's still ongoing

  126. Tony Ryan

    Tony RyanPred dnevom

    Vietnam War War of 1812 Napoleonic Wars Please!!!!!