Category Archives: Noteworthy people

REPOST: Covid-19: Competing Theories

(reposted from https://dailygaslamp.com/2020/06/08/covid-19-competing-theories/)

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So what’s changed with England’s quarter-assed attempt to stop covid-19?

Our hobo-looking whigger of a prime minister had caught coronavirus and was in hospital but Continue reading So what’s changed with England’s quarter-assed attempt to stop covid-19?

A snippet of life in England’s quarter-assed attempt to curb covid-19

Well well well. It’s happening, pretty much as I expected. Coronavirus is culling the UK population, and not only have we been lied to about how many deaths there have been (until just this Monday, 30/3/2020, they were ONLY counting deaths in hospitals), Continue reading A snippet of life in England’s quarter-assed attempt to curb covid-19

MORE INFLUENTIAL BOOKS

A fun little continuation of Influential Books.

Please note that many books have 2 ISBNs, a 10-digit and a 13-digit, which may be and often are completely different. Be aware that I have taken the 13-digit version and taken off the first 3 digits (978). In a few cases when I couldn’t find the ISBN I’ve listed the ASIN, which contain letters as well as numbers.

Listed in no particular order:  Continue reading MORE INFLUENTIAL BOOKS

In the name of God/s, part 12: Vodun

  • Founder/s: unknown (generally believed to be the Fon ethnic group in west Africa)
  • Approximate age: estimated to be between 6,000 & 10,000 years (original African form), 300-400 years (modern Americanised forms)
  • Place of origin: west Africa definitely¬†– generally believed to be Benin, but later “recreated” in Haiti and spread to other parts of the Caribbean & mainland Americas
  • Holy book/s: n/a?
  • Original language of holy book/s: n/a?
  • Demonym of adherents: Vodouists/ Vodouisants/¬†Servants of the Spirits
  • Approximate number of current global adherents: 80,000,000
  • Place of worship name/s: n/a???

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