5 Interesting Things: Unusual Religions

There are people in the world who follow the Jediism religion. This religion is largely influenced by the Jedi in the star wars books and movies. They follow, basically, the same tenets as the Jedi follow in the media. They believe, as in the star wars, that there is "the force" in the universe and … Continue reading 5 Interesting Things: Unusual Religions

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#17 Rome Empire– Constantine, Caesar Augustus and Others

This is SPQR News. Reporting live from the Forum Again... "Hello fellow Romans, my name is Reporterus Maximus. Thank you for joining our nine o'clock news at six. Today we will continue our report on Rome. We will have an opportunity to speak to some incredible people, and non-people, that helped shape the Roman and … Continue reading #17 Rome Empire– Constantine, Caesar Augustus and Others

#16 Africa – Erik and Tarzan

“Why did you kill Tarzan?” Asked a man, who strikingly resembled colonel sanders. If it wasn’t for his top-hat; his white beard and moustache would make him indistinguishable from the king of fried chicken. “You don’t understand. It was always Tarzan this, and Tarzan that. What about Erik?  Nobody ever talked about Erik. Nobody cares about … Continue reading #16 Africa – Erik and Tarzan

#15 The Three Religions Part 3 – Islam

“My story starts in the same way as the two told before me, but steers off in a different direction. For you see, there is no God, but God and Muhammad is the messenger of God. We believe that god did in fact appear to other people, for example: Moses and Jesus. But the people … Continue reading #15 The Three Religions Part 3 – Islam

#14 The Three Religions Part 2 – Christianity

“Let me tell you a story…” Mr. M. Slim began. "Wow, wow, wow!" Exclaimed Mr. Kr. Stan. "I am pretty sure it is my turn." "What can you tell us, that Mr. J. Fish hasn't already. Isn’t your story basically the same?" Asked Mr. M. Slim. "Just listen, and you, young man, better listen too. … Continue reading #14 The Three Religions Part 2 – Christianity

#13 The Three Religions Part 1 – Judaism

Mr. J. Fish, Mr. M. Slim, and Mr. Kr. Stan walk into a coffee shop. “Hi, boys. Isn’t it late to be drinking coffee?” The flamboyant barista asks. Mr. Kr. Stan leans over and whispers something in the barista's ear. “Yes, sir. Right away, sir.” The barista responds. The barista pulls a lever behind the counter and … Continue reading #13 The Three Religions Part 1 – Judaism

#12 The Huns – From The Horse’s Mouth

“I know you are busy galloping, cantering, trotting, grazing and doing other horse things that horses do. But I have a strange request… I was wondering if you could tell me a story?” “Sure buddy, anything for you (a horse sound followed. A Neigh… Eiehhehhehhia. Onomatopoeia at its finest). I will tell you my favorite … Continue reading #12 The Huns – From The Horse’s Mouth

#11 India – No Monk Ninjas

Here we are at the Indus river again, but now Mohenjo-Daro and Harappa are gone. Not often does a civilization disappear, usually it is conquered or absorbed into another. In this case it seems that it has vanished leaving behind barely a trace, barely a memory of its existence. Civilizations are like bubbles of soap … Continue reading #11 India – No Monk Ninjas

#10 Rome Republic – Mars, Julius Caesar and Others

This is SPQR News. Reporting live from the Forum "Hello my fellow people of Rome, my name is Anchorus Maximus. Thank you for joining us for the six o’clock news at noon. Today we have a special treat for you. We have gathered an incredible line-up of unbelievable individuals. Today we will find out what it really meant … Continue reading #10 Rome Republic – Mars, Julius Caesar and Others

#9 China Part 1 – A to Ying Zheng

When I think of ancient China, I can’t help but feel awe and reverence towards it. China has a mystical aura surrounding it. What probably brings out this feeling, is the tremendous amount of art and culture that can be found in china. The stories of morality and also immorality are told throughout china: of good … Continue reading #9 China Part 1 – A to Ying Zheng