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The Origins of the 'Pharaoh's Curse' Legend

To those who entered King Tut’s tomb — the first people to see inside since the teenaged pharaoh was buried there 3,300 years earlier — the experience inspired either awe or terror. 524 more words

Monster Cereals - Minneapolis, MN

Monster Cereals were a new line of cereals for children manufactured by General Mills in the 1970s. The cereals resurrected some frightfully classic movie characters like Frankenstein, Dracula, Wolfman and the Mummy for a series of TV commercials. 440 more words

Television

The British Museum, London

On Sunday my friend and I decided to treat ourselves to a fun day out in London. Being a little strapped for cash, we needed something to do, which wouldn’t stretch our budget… so, we thought, what can we do in London for free? 329 more words

Because the Locals Rarely Use the ER and Tourist Season is Over

I thought I had merely scraped my finger across the blade.  It didn’t even look sharp.  But it hurt and I immediately put my finger under running water as it bled.  938 more words

Life

Hairstyle for posterity

People today are very aware of their looks. Both men and women. They always try to look their best, which includes fashionable clothes and cool hair styles. 97 more words

Science

Rolling on the Floor (with Skeletons) Laughing

On a day off, several years ago….

It’s ‘time-off’ time again – the time I know I need, but find difficult to take. Some weeks the time stands out in my diary as a welcoming light of refuge. 783 more words

Daily Post

Day at the British Museum

Days off are great, aren’t they? Whilst the world is at work, you get to do whatever you like, so for mine, I chose to enjoy a little bit of culture and head off to explore the  337 more words

London