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General & Hellos
1 week ago1w

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKArchaeologists uncover oldest human burial in Africa | Archaeology | The Guardian
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
1 week ago1w

Posted by phxbillcee
Africa’s Oldest Human Burial Site Uncovered: 78,000-Year-Old Remains Reveal How Stone Age Populations Interacted With the Dead
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Trump Pinata
1 week ago1w

Posted by CuddyCruiser
Trumpopoly.
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Just for Laughs
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by bobwjr
Clifford and Daisy May were married for many years. Whenever there was a confrontation, yelling could be heard deep into the night. Clifford would shout, "When I die, I'll dig my way up and out of the grave and come back and haunt you for the rest ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by phxbillcee
Irish Farmer Stumbles Onto ‘Untouched’ Ancient Tomb Archaeologists think the well-preserved burial dates to the Bronze Age—or perhaps even earlier
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Posts
1 month ago1m

Posted by Marionville
There is a new member on the site today who appears to have joined for the sole purpose of promoting his YouTube channel...I don’t know what the rest of you think, but I don’t like it.
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Music, Movies & Books
1 month ago1m

Posted by AlanCliffe
Revolutionary Road. An ironic title if there ever was one. Paris? Shoot, the unhappy couple should have just moved to the Village. (Although to be fair, or realistic, I'm not sure how or where two or three young children would have fit into Village...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Mar 29Mar 29

Posted by JoeB
Animal remains from the Parknabinnia Neolithic court tomb in County Clare, Ireland. Large monuments made of stone (Megaliths), or timber and earth, appeared across much of Western Europe with the onset of the Neolithic....
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Just for Laughs
Mar 15Mar 15

Posted by Geordielad2030
Im a runner
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Health & Happiness
Mar 7Mar 7

Posted by Spinliesel
Attention: This is all in German and Plattdeutsch. I am posting this report from Carolinensiel. a fishing harbor by the North Sea. As a child, I sometimes got to visit here. Of course, everything looks slightly different, but I recognize some ...
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General & Hellos
Feb 23Feb 23

Posted by St-Sinner
Eco Friendly Burial Pods
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Politics
Feb 18Feb 18

Posted by doug6352
"House Dems Draft Bill To Ban ‘Twice Impeached Presidents’ From Burial At Arlington Cemetery" This is NOT from the Onion. America's current governing party is mentally ill, suffering from a severe case of Trump ...
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Widow(er)/life partner/significant other
Feb 14Feb 14

Posted by RussRAB
We buried my wife this weekend. My sons came in from out of state and we held a virtual service for her. The virtual service was preferred due to COVID and because we have so many friends and relatives living in diverse places. It was very strange ...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Jan 19Jan 19

Posted by Spinliesel
Happy birthday, Robert Palmer Bad Case of Loving you Too bad he is gone, too, at 54 from a heart attack! I loved his songs a lot!
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Quotes
Dec 22, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where one ends and where the other begins? -- Edgar Allan Poe, The Premature Burial
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Music, Movies & Books
Dec 20, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Somnium
All of the music was composed by Yngwie J Malmsteen, compositions were scored by his friend and fellow musician David Rosenthal. guitarist classical
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Just for Laughs
Dec 5, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
There once was a church meeting where the topic was "Burial or Cremation?" Two of the people got rather worked up. One said to the other, "If you have yourself cremated, all you will be doing is making an ash of yourself!" The other replied, ...
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News & Links
Nov 23, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKResearchers may have found a 3000-year-old burial site for transgender people / LGBTQ Nation
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Nov 10, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Larimar
Archaeologists in Norway find rare Viking ship burial using only radar
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Nov 9, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Archeus_Lore
Friedrich Nietzsche, HUMAN, ALL TOO HUMAN 137 There is a defiance of oneself of which many forms of asceticism are among the most sublimated expressions. For certain men feel so great a need to exercise their strength and lust for power that, in ...
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Baby Boomers
Nov 8, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by EyesThatSmile
I had 45’s...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Nov 7, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Druvius
9,000 year old female hunter's burial upsets (stupid) assumptions about gender roles in ancient societies:
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Just for Laughs
Oct 30, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Petter
A tourist was in Jerusalem when his wife died. The undertaker told him that she could have a local burial for $150, or her body could be shipped back for $5,000. The man thought briefly and said he would pay to have her body shipped. "Why?" Asked the...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Oct 27, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by ASTRALMAX
This Year's Trick or Treat
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Oct 1, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Larimar
Iron age warrior woman burial
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Religion & Spirituality
Aug 16, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by prometheus
Someone on Twitter said something snarky about Dolly Parton's recent admission that she thinks black lives matter. Apparently this viewpoint doesn't sit well with some Christians. In the ensuing snowballing of anti Dolly comments one lambasted her ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Jul 29, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Krish55
MLK: A Riot Is the Language of the Unheard...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jul 28, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by SCJohn
Is Q (of QAnon) Russian?
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Memes R Us
Jul 12, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by scurry
Pass the snacks, I got this.
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The Escapees- - Hide here!
Jul 12, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Surfpirate
Covid Humour, sometimes it gets a bit dark.
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All Things Legal/Crime and Punishment
Jul 10, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
Today's Most Disgusting Person Before anyone says, "It doesn't like a grope to me." Please rewatch the video and slow it down if you've missed it. He indeed, gropes her. And it's foul! It's violating and done with a smugness much like Derek ...
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News & Links
Jul 9, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Amzungu
LINKCoronavirus: How Mexican cartels are taking advantage of pandemic - BBC News
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Profile
Jun 23, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Lightupmylife
LINKUniversity of Cincinnati to remove Marge Schott's name from baseball stadium
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Music, Movies & Books
Jun 9, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Donna_I
The Inquisition - History of the World Part 1 because it is currently running through my head and I thought I would share the ear worm!
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Wordsmith
Jun 5, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Tomfoolery33
Cranberry Backcountry Dirt road along the rapid river— tossed boulders smaller rocks; rip-rap along the bending bank of the reaching stream. This dream of a day where I am among the greenblack mountains: birches and beech lick the sky. ...
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The Escapees- - Hide here!
May 26, 2020May 2020

Posted by SukiSue
I truly think when we start disrespecting Indian burial ground, it will be the beginning of our demise here in America. This should not be disregarded but our citizens are becoming so desensitized. This upsets me.
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Love & Relationships
May 25, 2020May 2020

Posted by LiterateHiker
Do your grown children bring you items to fix?
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Politics
May 25, 2020May 2020

Posted by Charliesey
‪Native burial sites blown up for US border wall ‬
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News & Links
May 20, 2020May 2020

Posted by Gwendolyn2018
Is anyone else familiar with Caitlin Doughty and her Youtube channel, "Ask a Mortician"? She brings death out into the open and is not fond of the traditional Christian aspects of the afterlife and burial practices, i.e. preserving the body. ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Apr 29, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by t1nick
Mummies discovered in burial shaft in Egypt Francesca Street, CNN • Updated 28th April 2020
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Trump Pinata
Apr 28, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by racocn8
I got a Facebook Friend-Request this morning. I don't know who it is for sure; I suspect an unfamiliar in-law. I see that he follows Trump, and Breitbart. I nixed the request. What would you do?
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Apr 26, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by t1nick
24 APRIL, 2020 - 18:56 ASHLEY COWIE Chieftain and Seated Companion Illustrate Complex Prehistoric Burial Rituals
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Apr 23, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Geoffrey51
New discovery of Bronze Age British burial rituals
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FreeThinkers
Apr 12, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Philip21
THE NEW COMMANDMENTS The Ten Commandments were set in stone, but it maybe time for a re-chisel. With all due humility, the author takes on the job, pruning the ethically dubious, challenging the impossible, and rectifying some serious omissions ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Apr 3, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Azaz8899
When I die I want a green burial - I want my body to be used to feed the earth. I don't want to be buried in a coffin so that the nutrients in my body are denied to the earth. Just use me as fertilizer and that will be enough.
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Philosophy & Meaning
Mar 6, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Omnedon
I have a problem with the modern practice of burial, at least in the United States. Back in the "olden times" the remains would eventually be pretty much gone. And to me, that's as it should be. But with vaults and sealed caskets, the body remains ...
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Metal music
Mar 6, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Seriousreason
Some of you may remember Jim Jones ,& Jonestown .. GATECREEPER remind us religion is evil . Cults are all fun.& Games till it's poison drinking time.
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General & Hellos
Mar 6, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Davesnothere
Just for posterity . . .Covid 19 Once upon a time I was an NBC NCO, that is my task in service was NBC (Nuclear, Biological, Chemical) I had to set up alarms, decon stattions ect. I never forgot this training and to this day, should I hear that ...
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36 Questions
Mar 5, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by FlippantLlama
Good morning everyone, and Happy Thursday! What is your relationship with your neighbors? I'm on friendly terms with the neighbors on both side of my house ... but that's it. I grew up in apartments managed by my grandparents and knew almost every...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Mar 4, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Captain_Feelgood
As if the yellow snow needed a warning sign as well..
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Conservative Atheists
Mar 3, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Capitalist
The tax "justice " website fails to distinguish between FORCED service on those that do not provide consent (you are paying for my service whether you want my service or not), and a VOLUNTARY agreement between 2 people with no forced involved. any ...
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Music Fans
Mar 2, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Sticks48
STEVIE RAY VAUGHN "Tightrope" (Live)
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News & Links
Feb 20, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Justjoni
Traditional burials are hugely wasteful and toxic, while cremation uses lots of fuel, emits vast amounts of CO2, and vaporized toxic chemicals, like mercury from fillings. This article covers a wide array of greener ways to get rid of the body (yet ...
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General & Hellos
Feb 18, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINKNative American tribes burial ground being blown up for trumps wall
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This Day In History
Feb 16, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by altschmerz
On February 16, 1923, in Thebes, Egypt, English archaeologist Howard Carter enters the sealed burial chamber of the ancient Egyptian ruler King Tutankhamen.
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Dog Lovers
Feb 6, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by 1EarthLovingGal
Welp. We lost a puppy at around noon today. I went into the kitchen to get something to eat and heard the puppies crying so I went to check on them & one was missing. I tore my whole room up looking for it and searched the rest of the house even ...
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News & Links
Feb 2, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTrump plans to collect DNA from nearly a million immigrants | The Texas Tribune
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Politics
Jan 6, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by WilliamCharles
Shit. Sometimes our luck is so bad, it's like the whole damn place was built atop sacred Indian burial mounds.
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News & Links
Dec 29, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKPA GOP Wants Death Certificate, Burial For Fertilized Eggs That Don’t Implant
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Environment, Ecology and Sustainability
Dec 3, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by JackPedigo
Aquamation A new idea from Australia offers an ethical alternative to burial or cremation. It’s now legal in California and may be legal in NH soon. Guess what side the conservatives support? A comment from a republican rep. ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Nov 18, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by Marionville
RESURRECTION MAN or RESURRECTIONIST. - Noun...a body-snatcher; a grave robber; a person who illicitly retrieved corpses for dissection by exhumation from burial grounds. (Historical) The most famous, or I should say infamous, of which were ...
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General & Hellos
Nov 5, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by itsmedammit
Acid attack in Milwaukee. American citizen accused of being an illegal immigrant and attacked by old white guy.
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Memes R Us
Nov 3, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by Lizard_of_Ahaz
Redneck lite....
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Oct 20, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by Charlene
Trust the cat!
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Just for Laughs
Sep 30, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by AwarenessNow
A good night's sleep...
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Feline Fanatics
Sep 14, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by snytiger6
They still don't know....
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Religion & Spirituality
Sep 2, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by Maximai
I am curious what is the general consensus in this community on the notion of death and then the burial rituals that usually follow? My thoughts on funerals is generally I don't think I would want to attend my own so no real desire to attend others....
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AUTHORS, EDITORS, PUBLISHERS, AND READERS
Aug 13, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by MoonTigerII
Wonderful, inspiring PBS American Masters show: Edgar Allan Poe: Premature Burial! Completely overturns the myth that Poe was insane, murderous and a lost drunkard, more like a character in his stories and not the real genius himself. The first ...
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Anthropology and Archaeology
Aug 10, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by KevinSomething
Unusual Iron Age burial uncovered at Childrey
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Anthropology and Archaeology
Aug 9, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by KevinSomething
Archaeologists Discover 40 Mummies In Egyptian Burial Chambers
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Jewish by Culture
Aug 8, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
You know I am trying to make new friends since Dan and I are just friends now. I joined a Meetup Group and have been talking to someone I'm going to ride-share with on Sunday for an event. Today was the second time we talked on the phone and I was ...
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General & Hellos
Aug 6, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by Joanne
Mushroom suit anyone? I have been away for awhile and I apologize it this has been asked before, and I know it is not a cheery topic; but, I am curious about people's views on mushroom suits for burial. I had decided upon aquamation, supposedly a ...
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Gun Control Now
Jul 9, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by vertrauen
Good grief! Missouri man annoyed by fireworks shoots a 12yo, a 16yo who had attempted to intervene, and an adult neighbor who sheltered two even younger children. Then another neighbor shot the shooter ...
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Traditional and Folkmusic
Jul 8, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by FrayedBear
I have recently been making reference to Australia's unofficial anthem the suicide's song "Waltzing Matilda". I have just listened to a version that I cannot understand the lyrics of because it is sung in kriol a creole language spoken in the ...
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World Music
Jun 29, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by Marionville
Just for a complete change of direction we’re going “down under” to Australia today with Hayden James and NAATIONS. - Nowhere To Go. Hayden James is a Sydney based music producer and NAATIONS are an Australian singing/songwriting duo. ...
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General & Hellos
Jun 9, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by alon
Do You Favor Cremation Over Earth Burial Or Entombment?
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Religion & Spirituality
May 22, 2019May 2019

Posted by St-Sinner
WE DO NOT HAVE ENOUGH LAND TO BURY THE DEAD "Washington has become the first state in the nation to pass a law allowing composting as an alternative to burial or cremation of human remains. Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill Tuesday ...
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Anthropology and Archaeology
May 10, 2019May 2019

Posted by JeffMesser
I wonder about the Igboukwu people of Nigeria. Historically they seem to be more intelligent than the other groups around them. Their metallurgical skills were centuries ahead of their so-called "peers". I know that there were different hominids on ...
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Anthropology and Archaeology
May 9, 2019May 2019

Posted by Jnei
A royal burial site found between a pub and Aldi supermarket has been hailed as the UK's answer to Tutankhamun's tomb. Workmen unearthed the grave, which contained dozens of rare artefacts, during roadworks in Prittlewell, near Southend,...
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General & Hellos
Apr 29, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKMy Childhood in a Cult | The New Yorker
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Out Of The Illusion
Apr 7, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by William_Mary
We had a significant amount of new members come into the group the past 3 weeks. I hope this is a good sign of change with people losing interest in the main stream media's (MSM) perception management attempting to step out of their illusion. The ...
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General & Hellos
Mar 28, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by Jnei
The weather was nice today, so I rode my bicycle to a nearby village named Hildersham. I've been wanting to visit Hildersham for a while because the church, Holy Trinity, is interesting for two reasons. The church was begun in the early 13th ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Mar 26, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by alon
My first career was as a Licensed Embalmer for well over a thousand individuals. I spent considerable time pondering religion as I prepared them for viewing, burial or cremation. All my pondering never changed my non belief.
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Gardeners
Mar 24, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by OldGoat43
> Take a look at this video about a person who is raising mushrooms which will be able to decompose our body after death to avoid the toxicity of a cremation or burial that would deprive the soil of the nutrients being returned. She's very clear and ...
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Music, Movies & Books
Mar 20, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by mooredolezal
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Memes R Us
Mar 16, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by phxbillcee
Is it ok if I say fuck Zuck?
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Anthropology and Archaeology
Mar 2, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by qpr81
I have a question to members of this group. I'm reading a lot about artifact and bones of native Americans/Canadians discovered and the legal fight ensuing to whether science/museums will handle this or these must be returned to the local native ...
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Metal, Punk, and other Avenues of Aggression
Feb 27, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by SkepticalJim28
New After The Burial is here!! They have been a favorite of mine for many years, what do you think of the new track?! Snowball fight, Game of Thrones style! Lyrics: Eternal fury - the wrath within Scorched by the fires that sent me ...
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Politics
Feb 8, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by of-the-mountain
Standing Rock Activists Arrive in Valley to Oppose Border Wall!By: Mike Jimenez "SAN JUAN - Tribal leaders and activists prepare to battle bulldozers to protect sacred burial grounds at Jackson-Brewster cemetery in San Juan. ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Feb 4, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by phxbillcee
7 of the Most Uniquely Fierce Sharks - SciShow
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Anthropology and Archaeology
Feb 2, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by Jnei
Pembrokeshire chariot burial finds ruled as treasure
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jan 31, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by Dyl1983
everything Donald Trump is m expert in, according to him
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Politics
Jan 31, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by powder
Saw an interesting piece by a Prof Wolff, on RT so I won't bother posting it. But what he said is this. London has been the major financial centre for a long time. Many fear brexit will be the end of this. What the prof says is the refusal to release...
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Music Fans
Jan 30, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by BookDeath
Sona Jobarteh-Best Of Mixtape
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General & Hellos
Jan 18, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by Alanms2019
Any words of wisdom for a newcomer to this site?
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Anthropology and Archaeology
Jan 9, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by Elganned
Mystery burial in India from Harappan civilisation.
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Dec 8, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by Shoulderwarmer
Any time or space/time potholes?? Call Domino’s!
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Philosophy & Meaning
Dec 7, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by MauiMike
Doing Final wishes...going with Ocean Burial. Low cost. Very green. Easy access living in Hawaii. No vaults or crypts. Immediately back to cosmic dust = carbon cycle. What's your plan?
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Philosophy & Meaning
Dec 6, 2018Dec 2018

Posted by Aristopus
I'm watching the Bush burial as I write this. How about the jet-plane flyover. What an ignorant and vain display of power and conceit. The money wasted on this ostentatious news show could have been used to alleviate suffering in the country and ...
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