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Casting and Closing a Cricle
Casting the Circle | Closing the Circle | Casting the Celtic Circle There are many, many ways of casting and closing the Circle. Here is one that I find very complete. Make sure you choose the deity/angel/spirit you invoke carefully. You don't want to call an...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian

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Speaker discusses role of women in stand-up comedy
Haralovich said as women's roles have evolved throughout history, the type of comedy female stand-ups are able to perform has changed, as well. “The kind of characters stand-up women can be changes over time with the historical circumstance,” she said.
Sorry, Sacha Baron Cohen, AIDS is no joke even when it's Donald Trump who gets it
Sacha Baron Cohen is catching heat for a joke in his new film, “The Brothers Grimsby,” in which Donald Trump gets “full-blown AIDS,” but the comic thinks you should stand up and cheer.
Jokers in the pack: why we still see funny side of Harold, Alf and Fletch
The BBC is launching a retrospective of 60 years of classic comedy including Steptoe and Son, Till Death Us Do Part and Porridge. What do the hits of ... Humour, after all, is not supposed to stand much analysis.
Marco Rubio Rips Into Trump for Encouraging Violence
Rubio didn't specify which historical leaders Trump reminded him of. ... The speech marked a major shift in Rubio's campaign, which at times has veered toward self-deprecating stand-up comedy, and in recent weeks, personal jabs at Trump's appearance.
Aimless life, passion for guns preceded Roseburg shooter's attack
The massacre at Umpqua Community College was the deadliest school shooting in Oregon history. "Our lives are shattered beyond repair," the family of victim Quinn Cooper said in describing the act of a "deranged" shooter.

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