#46 The Legend Of The Mayans And The Pirates
Going back to ancient history, the Mayans were indigenous people that lived in Mexico and Central America. They believed that cross-eyed people were very attractive, which made them perform weird rituals to make their children cross-eyed.
And here’s one more: The pirates or sea goons believed that wearing gold earrings could improve their vision and allow them to spot their prey from afar. Well, this does explain the reason for the eye patches.