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Story of the Celts: The Celts of Ireland
The Celts of Ireland [ 33 ] The Celts arrived in Ireland by 350 B.C (some say earlier) and they thrive there to this day. A claim might be made that the Celtic Irish are among the world's oldest nationality groups. Despite periods when foreigners tried in...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
The Legend of Stonehenge
Stonehenge has fascinated thousands of people throughout the ages, even today people are still wondering about the origins of the mysterious Stonehenge. Today's scientists and historians are still unable to come to a solid theory of when, why, by whom, and...
Earth Mysteries >> Mystic Places
The Ancient Goddess Barbi: Historical Views from the Year 5000
(Author's Note: Read this only if you consider laughter a sincere form of worship!) In the year 5000, historians will seek to patch together traces of the past, to discover what life was like in today's current era. Here's one humorous view of what they might...
Paganism & Wicca >> Humor
Polyamory: Loving Unlimited
Unconditional loving, loving "without limits and without restrictions" in all areas and in all interactions, is one of the basic aims and guiding principles of the Aluna network of communities for the New- Partnership Era to come. Let's get really...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Historical Christian Jewelry
The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
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Religions >> Christianity & Paganism

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Beautiful Beatnik-Era Paper Planes From the Streets of NYC
There are many, many ways of folding a paper airplane, and from sometime in the 1960s to an undetermined year in the 1980s, Harry Everett Smith probably found one of each make on the streets of downtown New York. We'll never know for sure, because ...
from the magazine Half in Love with Blind Joe Death
The acoustic guitarist John Fahey was one of those musicians who exist below the hosanna of popular acclaim: awkward savants who may not shift a colossal number of “units” but have a profound effect on those who fall under their spell.
The Magic of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
From a taxi window at 11:00 in the morning, San Miguel de Allende looked like a typical colonial-era city in Mexico's central highlands. This famous colonial city is known for its baroque Spanish architecture, thriving arts scene and cultural festivals.
Santa Cruz novelist takes out rage on page
Veblen's namesake is Thorstein Veblen, a Progressive Era economist who coined the term “conspicuous consumption” to describe how the upper class displays its wealth to project social superiority.
Frank Miller's Elektra: Assassin Is a Hot Mess, But It's a Beautiful Hot Mess
Ken Wind, for example, is painted as the ultimate 1980s Liberal—a peace loving beatnik who lit candles at Woodstock as a youth, and is now sweeping the nation as an earnest idealist. But his veneer of smug fakery comes ...

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