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Discover the Best of the Web. Mythology, folklore, and religion. Petra: Lost City of Stone. Information Security Defense In Depth Lessons (from a Bronze-Age Fort) In the summer of 2004, Internet guru Vint Cerf proclaimed that the Internet is moving from its Stone Age to its Iron Age.

Information Security Defense In Depth Lessons (from a Bronze-Age Fort)

Soon after, Internet guru Paul Mockapetris slightly altered that sentiment and said that, at best, the Internet has reached a figurative Bronze Age, which filled the two millennia between the Stone and Iron Ages. Still, the two gurus were making the same point: In no time, today's Net will be an antediluvian relic, replaced by an unimaginably advanced network that controls all communication everywhere. Cerf talked about connecting the Internet to other planets. Mockapetris told the BBC, "Ten years from now, we will look back at the Net and think, How could we have been so primitive? " Primitive? Home Page. Sex Marathons and Anatomical Freaks: The Guiness Book of the Ancient World - SPIEGEL ONLINE - News - International. The Ancient Greeks and Romans liked to keep records of top achievements in sport, nature, anatomy and sex.

Sex Marathons and Anatomical Freaks: The Guiness Book of the Ancient World - SPIEGEL ONLINE - News - International

Not long after the birth of Christ, when the most debauched phase of Roman history began, the wife of Emperor Claudius -- Messalina, 34 years his junior -- made a name for herself by challenging the city's best known whore to a sex marathon. Who can keep going for longer, the licentious wife wanted to know. The Thousand and One Nights, Burton tr. IRISH LITERATURE, MYTHOLOGY, FOLKLORE, AND DRAMA. Irish PlayographyIrish Writers OnlineStudy Ireland: Poetry - BBCIrish Women Writers - M.


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World Myths and Legends in Art (Minneapolis Institute of Arts)

Five years of brutal civil war ensued, ending when the Minamoto clan overthrew the Taira. The Minamoto handed control of the new government to a group of loyal warriors, called samurai (SAM-oo-rye). The samurai unified their forces under a code known as the "way of the warrior" which valued bravery, honor, and strength. World Myths and Legends. The Ten Plagues - Live From Egypt « Pesach « Ohr Somayach. Temple Of Karnak, engraved wall. Part of the Holy Land, Egypt offers a fascinating mixture of ancient pyramids, temples and other religious monuments.

Temple Of Karnak, engraved wall

There are numerous possibilities to explore Egypt from desert treks to trips down the Nile or scuba diving in the Red Sea and along the Sinai coast. Cairo, which means “The Triumphant”, is home to the pyramids, sphinx and over 17 million residents within its metropolitan area. Luxor is often described as the world’s largest open air museum, built on the ancient city of Thebes. The Karnak temple complex, located near Luxor, is a collection of ancient temples, chapels and various other buildings. Central Asia > Iran > Arg-e Bam > At the foot of the Citadel. Fables & Tales - Paper Portitude. Bigfoot Wallace and the Hickory Nuts: From Bigfoot Wallace at Americanfolklore. A Texas Tall Tale retold by S.E.

Bigfoot Wallace and the Hickory Nuts: From Bigfoot Wallace at Americanfolklore

Welcome to Green Man Press. The Lia Fail. Abydoss: The Osireion. GREEK MYTHS - LARGE. Nazca1.jpg (JPEG Image, 1476x1559 pixels) - Scaled (54%) 8 Types Of Dragons You Have Never Heard Of. Weird Stuff This is a list of dragons that you may not have heard of before.

8 Types Of Dragons You Have Never Heard Of

I’m not including the famous Welsh Red Dragon, the English one (a.k.a. the wyvern), or the various Chinese dragons (the Loong) because most people know about these through watching films such as Dragonheart, Draco, Reign of Fire, Dragon Slayer and Mulan. Adobe. Cold void .com by rafaël rozendaal, 2008, collection of niklas belenius. Create Your Own Snowflakes on zefrank. Bomomo. Lines go all over the place. Dreamlines.

Nightingale songs. Ball Pool (HTML5) Crowd Favorite Recipes : Guinness Gasm – SF Food Wars. (photo by chris rochelle @ CHOW) Team Mustache had everyone smiling with their irresistible mini-mustache mini-cupcake toppers.

Crowd Favorite Recipes : Guinness Gasm – SF Food Wars

Matching this feast for the eyes was a party in the mouth–teeny Guinness Gasm cakes boasting a rich combo of Guinness, chocolate, and Bailey’s that will surely bring out the boozy Irishman in you when you whip these up yourself! Guinness Gasm Ingredients: (For the cupcakes) 1 cup Guinness 1 cup unsalted butter 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 2 cups all purpose flour 2 cups sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 3/4 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 2/3 cup sour cream (For the filling…chances are, this will be more than you need.

(For the frosting) 3 to 4 cups confectioners sugar 1/2 cup room-temperature, unsalted butter 3 to 4 tablespoons Baileys Irish Cream. Marijuana Ice Cream Recipe. Who can resist the comfort of an ice cream, more so, when it was added with the twist of marijuana?

Marijuana Ice Cream Recipe

With this delectable piece, you will surely hit the kitchen and start creating your concoction. Consuming the drug in this form will surely remove you worries of the smoke that you probably are getting irritated at. And for those who have not tried cannabis, this would probably push you to taste some. Enjoy your first experience with Mary Jane with this marijuana ice cream recipe. 20 Most Inventive Cupcakes Known To Man. The Periodic Table of Dessert: Closeups. The Periodic Table of Dessert: Closeups.

The Periodic Table of Dessert: Closeups

Edible Cups made from Jello. Jelloware cups are made entirely out of agar and come in three tasty flavors. The cups were designed to be thrown into the grass after they are used, as agar is a seaweed extract and actually nurtures the growth of plants. For more cup designs, check out: 17 Cool and Unusual Mugs. Woddles Penguin Waffle Maker - Hommit. By Ms. Hommit | Posted : 17/Mar/2008 19:21 If you’re going to make a waffle, make it a cute one - at least, that’s what I’ve always said... Recipe: Waffled chocolate chip cookies - Waffleizer. People ask me what made me think of doing this blog. I ought to have a good answer. But I don't. I just have bits and pieces. How to make Fluffy Pancakes – Recipe – (and Chocolate Chip Pancakes!) Made With Pink: A Little Bit Salty, A Little Bit Sweet. Mountain Dew Cupcakes.

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Chocolate Cupcakes with Flaming Strawberries. Call me easily amused, but these little torch-topped cupcakes delight me. Cake and Frosting Recipes and Photos - My First Daring Bakers Challenge - Tiramisu! Chocolate Fudge Peanut Butter Cake. Root Beer Float Cake. Chocolate Valentino. The Ultimate Chocolate Layered Reeses Peanut Butter Cup Birthday Cake! The Capitol Baker: Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake. “Did You Make That Cake?” « Dana Treat – Treat Yourself.

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