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The Ouija Board
The Ouija is a wooden board that contains the 26 letters of the alphabet, the numbers 0-9 and the words yes, no, maybe and goodbye. The first board was invented in Maryland around 1890, by Charles Kennard. The Ouija has always fascinated people. It is used to...
Parapsychology >> Spirits
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 26
Chapter 26 26:1 Moreover thou shalt make the tabernacle with ten curtains of fine twined linen, and blue, and purple, and scarlet: with cherubims of cunning work shalt thou make them. 26:2 The length of one curtain shall be eight and twenty cubits, and the...
Old Testament >> Exodus
King James Bible: Exodus, Chapter 36
Chapter 36 36:1 Then wrought Bezaleel and Aholiab, and every wise hearted man, in whom the LORD put wisdom and understanding to know how to work all manner of work for the service of the sanctuary, according to all that the LORD had commanded. 36:2 And Moses...
Old Testament >> Exodus
Dorothy: A True Ghost Story Experienced by Dolores Vivian Miller Muse
Events recounted took place in Toledo, Ohio, circa 1918. This is an interview of Dolores Muse by her daughter, Linda Kangas, circa summer 1998. Dolores' parents' names were Alma and Earl Miller. The names of the friends they were visiting have been forgotten....
Ghosts >> Ghost Stories
Real Interviews >> Paranormal
Tarot Cards Overview
Tarot is made up of four suites of regular playing cards, each having 14 pieces of cards. What distinguishes a deck of tarot cards from conventional playing cards is a single card called the Fool.
Divination >> Tarot Cards
Lughnasadh (pronounced Loo-nas-ah), August 1st, is the first harvest festival in the Celtic and Neo-Pagan Year. Like all Celtic Fire Festivals, it begins on the eve of the actual day. Although it later became known as Christian Lammas, it still survives in...
Holidays >> Lammas

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Human board game champion again outwitted by Google program
If Lee wins the series, he gets $1 million and reasserts his title as global champ; a convincing win by AlphaGo would signal the end of human dominance in the insanely complicated board game. (Google will donate the prize money to charity.
Master of Go Board Game Is Walloped by Google Computer Program
A Google computer program stunned one of the world's top players on Wednesday in a round of Go, which is believed to be the most complex board game ever created. The match — between Google DeepMind's AlphaGo and the South Korean Go master ...
Downtown board game cafe The Loft expands into video-gaming
“There's a game for everyone. If people who think they don't like games there's one here for you,” said Hopkins. “We focus on having a broad appeal.
Table for one: How to play board games without a group
Assembling a board game group can be a daunting task, even for dedicated gamers. Hopping online for some multiplayer video gaming takes just a few clicks, but getting a group of busy adults to wrangle conflicting schedules and converge on a single ...
Café offers board games as alternative night out
When the Snakes and Lattes board game café launched six years ago in Toronto, it inspired similar restaurants across North America and Europe.

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