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How the Pyramids were built

Posted December 18th, 2017 at 07:54 AM by Shotgunhistory

I am not a subscriber to the ancient aliens theory, at least not as it pertains to the Pyramids, but I dont dismiss people that have this view. To be honest I just think it is due to lack of information. You cant be angry with that. Anyway here is a video examining the Pyramids and the Old Kingdom, who built them. Looking back Sneferu seems to be someone that I would get on with. What do you think?
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The Purpose and Possible Origin of Sun Wukong’s Golden Fillet

Posted December 15th, 2017 at 06:27 PM by ghostexorcist
Updated May 22nd, 2018 at 07:24 PM by ghostexorcist

The Purpose and Possible Origin of Sun Wukong’s Golden Fillet

By Jim R. McClanahan

Last updated: 12-23-17

Click here to learn more about the historical, religious, and folklore influences on Journey to the West

The golden fillet (金箍圈, jingu quan) is one of the Monkey King’s most recognizable iconographic elements appearing in visual media based on the great Chinese classic Journey to the West (1592). It is generally portrayed as a ringlet...
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Why Egypt Overtook Sumer

Posted December 12th, 2017 at 12:40 PM by Shotgunhistory

This is a bit of comparative History, where I explore why Sumer Was Overshadowed by Egypt.
I would love to get any opinions and comments
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Pop culture and Egyptology

Posted December 8th, 2017 at 04:47 AM by Shotgunhistory
Updated December 8th, 2017 at 04:50 AM by Shotgunhistory

Made this video, which will be the first in a series on Ancient Egypt.

I realized that Ancient Egypt is still very much a part of our cultural fabric and that even if you think that you are ignorant, you know more than you think. Its Amazing!
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I have a problem.

Posted October 29th, 2017 at 04:37 PM by CrazyDinaric
Updated October 29th, 2017 at 04:41 PM by CrazyDinaric

As you can see from my location, I'm from Croatia. I have to admit that I'm somehow ashamed of my Slavic descent.

I have been spending some time reading posts on the forum called Skadi forum, about Germanic superiority over Slavs, even over ancient cultures like the Romans, Greeks, Egyptians etc. They were saying that the reason behind the Roman and Greek success is that the ruling class was comprised of people with blonde hair and blue eyes ruling over the tan skinned population....
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