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Stuff from Way Back #28: Hey, Buddy, Can You Spare a Myth?

The early parts of the Biblical book of Genesis involve a great deal of water, which might seem odd in the mythic tradition of a society that emerged and evolved in the relatively arid environs of Palestine. 892 more words


RE: Gilgamesh

by Unknown

Gilgamesh is a depressing story. Entertaining…but depressing. It’s considered the oldest story, actually (or at least one of the oldest that we know of c. 596 more words


The Noah Movie

I do believe many people are sadly mistaken as to the origin of the story of Noah. As it turns out, the story of the flood is not a Christian, Jewish, or even a monotheistic story. 262 more words