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We may have first learned the secret of drinking alcohol from animals. The ancient Greeks believed thus, and a legend told that people first learned to drink from the apes. 301 more words

Higher Learning

Smashing Plates :: Cookbook

Loving Greek flavors and ingredients is easy to do, but rethinking an ancient cuisine is not. However Maria Elia manages it handily, reimagined classic Greek dishes and flavors with ease.

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Monkey and Fox: A Fable for Our Times

Several times during the election season I have tweeted the following lines attributed (weakly) to Archilochus.

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“After he danced at a gathering of unreasoning animals and earned a reputation, a monkey was elected their king.” 453 more words


Still Upset Over the 2020 Plan that Never Happened

When I joined Kappa Alpha Theta at the University of Louisville, I honestly didn’t mind that we didn’t have a house or a suite like the other Greek organizations. 354 more words


The Goddess Test by Aimee Carter - Book Review

Title: The Goddess Test

Author: Aimee Carter

Published: 19th April 2011

Publisher: Overseas Editions

Genre: Romance, Fantasy, Young Adult

Pages: 293

Format: E-Book

Rating: **** (4/5 Stars) 497 more words


Greek Chicken Gyros

I don’t really eat Greek food that often, but when I do I really enjoy it, so I decided to make some! These Greek Gyros are not strictly traditional, but that certainly doesn’t detract from the flavour. 369 more words

wise girl

annabeth is

hair blonde and soft (percy can’t get enough of it),

eyes gray like melted silver and filled with intelligence,

serious looks that make even leo pipe down and listen, 86 more words