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1712 - The Duke of Montrose issues a warrant for the arrest of Rob Roy MacGregor

3 October – On this day

Robert Roy MacGregor (baptised 7 March 1671 – 28 December 1734) was a Jacobite and Scottish outlaw, who later became a folk hero. 174 more words


Kattu Perumal, A Folk Hero: Book Launch, 4th July @ 7pm, SCAH

An interesting character he is,  Kattu Perumal. A fighter, a football player, an artist and he was on the WANTED LIST.

“As a young boy of 10, I used to see Perumal get on the bus with a bag in hand. 158 more words


STOP! Dahmertime.

Last night I did my third reading with the good folks at Pungent Parlour, and to celebrate my newfound breaks from the stifling worlds of business and academia, I read my freshly penned letter to late Wisconsin folk hero… 1,574 more words


Symbol Rider - Rider Jump 2

In this episode of Rider Jump, Ammit is joined by Cannibal Sarracenian to discuss the symbolism in Kamen Rider and the divide between Japanese and Western heroes. 306 more words


Portrait Commission

Turned out looking like some kind of awesome folk hero!

If you want your own epic portrait, contact me at mollyapplejohn@live.com. Prices range 100-250. 25 more words

New Art

November 22, 1247: I Shot an Arrow

Robin Hood has been celebrated through story, song and film as that charming rogue who, along with his merry men, robbed from the 1 percent and gave to the 99 percent, a nobleman cheated out of his birthright by the nasty Sheriff of Nottingham, a patriot in service to Richard… 325 more words

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