Not sure how the hell I missed this when it first hit the tubes, but better late than never.
Drunk History is a Funny or Die series in which a completely sauced Duncan Trussell walks us through civilization’s most significant moments.
This clip is about that wizard of electromagnetism, Nikola Tesla, played here by John C. Reilly. Tesla’s eternal frenemy, Thomas Edison, also makes an appearance. Even better, it’s everyone’s favorite eccentric Crispin Glover as the doyen of direct current.