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TRAVEL

Do Mermaids Really exist?

From Pop culture,to Movies, To Works of Fiction We've Heard of Mythical Tales of half human half fish hybrids which are called Mermen or Mermaid. In some African cultures,they are called Mami Wata, while the Japanese call them ' Kappa '. In some stories and Encounters, Mermaids are said to be Beautiful Creatures with long Flowing hair, Sparkling eyes and beautiful voices. While in other Stories,they are said to have Both manly and womanly features,some with long ears and unusual hair colour. Stories of mermaids

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Do Mermaids Really exist?

ACCIDENT

COMEDY: Don't read this if you're in a public place.

This is an experience shared by Mr. Five and it reads:- I came from a family that loves beans, we love beans so much that we can eat it, morning afternoon and night. My dad was a police officer, he told me how he almost missed a promotion exams, because of beans. One day I was to traveling to East. The night before the journey from Lagos, I ate more than enough beans. I boarded a Homer bus very early in the morning from cele bus stop, Lagos. It was a fully air conditioned bus. We commence the journey like

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COMEDY: Don't read this if you're in a public place.

TRAVEL

See photos that might prove the existence of mermaids.

In folklore, a mermaid is an aquatic creature with the head and upper body of a female human and the tail of a fish. Mermaids appear in the folklore of many cultures worldwide, including the Near East, Europe, Asia, and Africa. Mermaids,those half-human, half-fish sirens of the sea are legendary sea creatures chronicled in maritime cultures since time immemorial. The ancient Greek epic poet Homer wrote of them in The Odyssey. In the ancient Far East, mermaids were the wives of powerful sea-dragons, and ser

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See photos that might prove the existence of mermaids.

CULTURE

According to History, Was Achilles Gay? Here Is Why The Legendary Warrior May Have Been A Homosexual

The true nature of the relationship between Achilles and Patroclus, characters in Homer’s Iliad, has long been a source of speculation.Were they friends or lovers?Brothers from other mothers or passionate paramours?

  10 months ago ago
According to History, Was Achilles Gay? Here Is Why The Legendary Warrior May Have Been A Homosexual

CRIME

The beautiful young woman "Athena" (spirit of War)

Athena was the spirit of War, the female counterpart of Ares. She was the daughter of Zeus; no nurse bore to tears her. She sprang from Zeus’s head, full-grown and clothed in armor. She was Zeus’s pet child. According to Homer’s bank account in the Iliad, Athena was a fierce and pitiless warrior. In the Odyssey, she was irate and unforgiving. In the curriculum of the Trojan War, she struck Ajax with madness. Known for caring elegant life, she was the deity of the City. According to roughly sources, At

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The beautiful young woman

FOOD

British Traditions - Is Making Sausage One of Them?

The word "sausage" derived from the french word "Saussiche" from the latin word "salsus", which means salted. Sausage making is a traditional food preservation technique. The first sausages were made by stuffing roasted intestines into stomachs. As far back as 589 BC a Chinese sausage called "lachang is mentioned, which consisted of lamb and goat meat. In the Odyssey, the Greek poet Homer mentioned a kind of blood sausage. Early in the 10th Century the production of blood sausage was outlawed by Leo V1 The

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British Traditions - Is Making Sausage One of Them?

CRIME

Throwback: Police Entering Brothers Apartment Stumble Upon the most Strange Sight

In March of 1947, New York City police received a worrying call from residents living in Harlem. The concerned citizens smelled an awful odor wafting in from their neighbors' apartment. Something wasn't right. When cops arrived at the scene, they attempted to open the front door, only to discover that they were unable to enter — the door wouldn't budge. Confused, they went around to a window in an effort to get inside. It was then that the officers discovered the apartment was packed with junk obstructing

  1 year ago ago
Throwback: Police Entering Brothers Apartment Stumble Upon the most Strange Sight

PET-ANIMALS

Unravelling the True Story of the Legendary Trojan Horse

Unravelling the True Story of the Legendary Trojan Horse The Trojan horse really exists, or rather did exist until a few years ago. It is a horse that has crossed history over the last 3,000 years, who has made poets, princes, kings, and emperors fall in love with it. It has fought in all the most important wars, won memorable races, traveled all over the known world and then died out less than 50 years ago, just a step away from the 21st century. The Trojan War and the Horse That Left its Mark Everyone rem

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Unravelling the True Story of the Legendary Trojan Horse

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Check out the story of Troy, the lost city that fell to Greece.

It began from Homer's Iliad of 750 B.C, then the Roman Poet Virgil's Aeneid, and Ovid's Metamorphoses, even Greeks Herodotus and Thucydides weren't left out of those that were convinced of the existence of a city during the late Bronze age on a hill, overlooking the Hellespont (Now Dardanelles): the narrow straits between the Aegean and Black seas. The city that was said to have fought the Trojan war with Greece. The myth of Troy began with the marriage celebration of King Peleus, an Argonauts and his wife Thetis,

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Check out the story of Troy, the lost city that fell to Greece.

TRAVEL

Strongest gods in the History of Greek You Should Know

The stories of the gods and goddesses from ancient Greek mythology are hugely popular. Their characters have been popularized and subsequently immortalized by famous ancient Greek playwrights such as Homer and Hesiod. What makes the folklore behind these ancient Greek deities stand out is the way their stories have deviated from those of other contemporary ancient religions. The Greek gods resembled humans not only in their form but also in their nature and emotions. Many of us might remember how Theseus sl

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Strongest gods in the History of Greek You Should Know

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Check out the story of Troy, the great country that fell because of an illicit love affair

The Trojan war has achieved a lot of popularity, especially in the Western world that it has come to be used passively as an idiom. The myth of Troy, the country that fought the war with Greece, began with Homer's Iliad of 750 B.C, subsequently after was Virgil's Aeneid, and Ovid's Metamorphoses, even Herodotus and Thucydides had thier says on it. These scholar were all convinced of the existence of a city during the late Bronze age, existing over a hill, that overlooked the Hellespont (Now Dardanelles): the

  11 months ago ago
Check out the story of Troy, the great country that fell because of an illicit love affair

ENTERTAINMENT

Do you recall the movie, 'Odyssey'? See how some of the character look now

(picture used for illustrative purpose) The Odyssey tells the story of a heroic but far from perfect protagonist who battles many antagonists, including his own inability to heed the gods' warnings, on his arduous journey home from war. Along the way the poem explores ideas about fate, retribution, and the forces of civilization versus savagery.The Odyssey is such a timeless story not only for its terrifying monsters, rip-roaring action scenes, and wealth of information on legends but also because it involves

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Do you recall the movie, 'Odyssey'? See how some of the character look now

SPORTS

Diego Maradona: lesson learned From The Fight With Simpsons And Homer

Diego Maradona was so controversial that he fought with The Simpsons and Homer gave him a clear lesson One of the strangest fights Diego Maradona had was with Homer Simpsons and nobody imagined that the character was going to respond to him. Diego Maradona will be remembered in addition to being a great soccer player as one of the most controversial people there was. Maradona had no filter and he attacked anyone who thought differently from him but no one ever imagined that he was going to catch it with Homer

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Diego Maradona: lesson learned From The Fight With Simpsons And Homer

HOME-GARDEN

Be Careful: See The Poisonous Plant That Leaves A Smile On The Face Of Its Dead Victim

The Hemlock Water Dropwort plant is one of the most deadly plants in the plant kingdom, often reaching the number 1 in top 10 deadliest lists. Consuming it can bring about an unpleasant death in about 3 hours, notoriously leaving a smile on its victims faces at the time of death. If consumed more moderately, death can clock in slower at about 10 days. The potent poison that lies within the Hemlock Water Dropwort is oenanthotoxin, which has what can only be described as horrific effects once ingested. These include

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Be Careful: See The Poisonous Plant That Leaves A Smile On The Face Of Its Dead Victim

ENTERTAINMENT

23 impressive facts about The Simpsons

Hi there, many (if not all) of you have watched or heard about the Simpsons but do you know some facts and truths behind the show. I am PhoenixRise and this are the popular facts you didn't know about the Simpsons. 1. The Simpsons are yellow to try and attract the attention of couch surfers: meaning if you are exploring your DStv or GOtv channels and you see bright yellow, you will know it is the Simpsons. 2. In the opening scene, Maggie used to ring up on the cash register as $847.63 because in 1989, that was

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23 impressive facts about The Simpsons

EDUCATION

Take advantage of the quarantine period to improve your child's reading skills

Maybe you're busy with quarantine looking for fun movies and games that pass the time and break the boredom of staying at home, or stay all day surfing on social network sites or you're keeping work from home until you're tired and go to rest ... well, what about your son? Even boredom breaks how do you do it ?? If the answer is "No" here, you just have to help him break boredom, but in an intelligent way that will benefit him as you can use these applications which will be discussed later in the blog to

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Take advantage of the quarantine period to improve your child's reading skills

SOCIETY

What happened as a result of this accident will cause you to remember your creator if you survive.

Life is to short, never argue with someone on what is not true. Be at a good rate of thinking positively and doing the right thing in life. You only live once in this life of vanity upon vanity. What you do, how you live matters a lot in person's life. It is your choice to choose the kind of life to live on earth be it good or bad is just depend on you. It happened on12 Dec 2020, in Lafiya Lamurde Adamawa state by 8:20PM as a result of brick failure of Homer that hit three cars and make them to tumble and destroyed

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What happened as a result of this accident will cause you to remember your creator if you survive.

ENTERTAINMENT

Love and prayers: How Homer and Marge reconciled on Christmas Eve.

The Simpsons is an American animated cartoon series that depicts a very dysfunctional family and examines their relationship and bonds with each other and they are often shown to care about one another. Well in the ninth season of episode 26 which is by name "I won't be home for Christmas" illustrates how the magic of Christmas can bring peace to a family and it's Members. Homer plans to fufill Marge's Christmas Eve wishes by leaving work on time and arriving home to celebrate Christmas with his family.However,

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Love and prayers: How Homer and Marge reconciled on Christmas Eve.

SPORTS

Top 10 Myths in Sports that will Blow Your Mind

Top 10 Myths in Sports that will Blow Your Mind The roots of the origins of sport are deeper than we can imagine. Many of the sports we practice today, have been designed in the past and evolved over time. Below, we have 10 historical myths about various types of sports, that were practiced by ancient civilizations. 1) In ancient Greece, sport then called games, occupied a fundamental place in social life and entertainment. On the other hand, there were the gymnasiums, with athleticism, which had become an integral

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Top 10 Myths in Sports that will Blow Your Mind

HEALTH

Health benefit of Date plum

Date plum. Binomially known as Diospyros lotus, this fruit belongs to the Ebenaceae family. Date plums date back to the time of civilization and also holds a lot of literary references. For the matter of fact it is also believed by Historians that Homer, who was a renowned author of the Greek epic poem The Odyssey. The Chapter 4 of II part of this poem talks about how the men of the land were in awe of the honey sweet fruit ( date plum) and how the divine taste of the fruit made them forget their past and f

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Health benefit of Date plum