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Assault on Osgiliath

This was the second time in short succession that the players were at Osgiliath. With the memory of Massing at Osgiliath fresh in their memory, players set out to retake the city after they fled from it during the POD quest. 5,658 more words

Orcs

The Waco tragedy, explained

(Source: www.vox.com)

This week marks the 25th anniversary of one of the strangest and most tragic incidents in American religious history: the bloody ending of the siege between FBI agents and members of the Branch Davidian religious group in Waco, Texas. 2,502 more words

Lifestyle

THE POWER OF MASS NONVIOLENT RESISTANCE IN PALESTINE - PART 3

Prior to the First Intifada, Palestinians in the Occupied Territories (OPT) seemed, in the eyes of foreign observers, “too intimidated, divided, and politically suppressed to ever develop a coherent alternative leadership” 1,934 more words

Gaza

Richard the Lionheart Lands in Outremer

French King Philip Augustus of France and Richard the Lionheart disputing the direction of the Third Crusade.

The Siege of Acre was the first major confrontation of the Third Crusade. 1,476 more words

Crusades

Quote for Today: Arundhati Roy

Our strategy should be not only to confront empire, but to lay siege to it. To deprive it of oxygen. To shame it. To mock it. 114 more words

Quote For Today

Dota Team Ambushes Opponent With Sneaky Teleport Play

(Source: compete.kotaku.com)

In last night’s Dota Asia Championships, the home-crowd team LGD Gaming was in a bit of a bind against Virtus.Pro. The high ground of their base was broken and VP was knocking on the door, but LGD did have one thing left: the element of surprise. 386 more words

Technology