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Get Tangled in These Mythical God Family Trees

Nifty mythology-based infographics present the family trees of the Egyptian, Greek, and Norse gods and goddesses.

Ancient Greek Military

Hoplitas: Hoplites were citizen-soldiers of Ancient Greek city-states who were primarily armed with spears and shields. Hoplite soldiers utilized the phalanx formation in order to be effective in war with fewer soldiers.


""In politics nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way." FD Roosevelt-I'm very skeptical of ObamaCare's website failure.

Athens Acropolis Reconstruction

The Acropolis of Athens as it would have appeared in the classical (ca. The Acropolis was destroyed by the Persians in 490 BC and rebuilt to even greater levels of splendor. Visible are the famous Parthenon, Erechtheion, and Propylaia.

Mani Towers, Mani, Lakonia, Greece Copyright: Phil Simmonds

This photo from Lakonia, Peloponnesus is titled 'Mani Towers'.

bridge,Monastery Stavronikita, Halkidiki, Greece #PinsByDennis

Stavronikita Monastery is an Eastern Orthodox monastery at Mount Athos in Greece, dedicated to Saint Nicholas. It is built on top of a rock near the sea near the middle of the eastern shore of the Athonite Peninsula.

1967 ~ The Beatles arriving in Athens

The Beatles, depicted with local Greek musicians Paul McCartney in his autobiography, Many Years From Now : 'Alex ("Magic" Alex Mardas).

But if you ask for a rise it's no surprise that they're giving none away...

because the funds that could go to schools, hospitals and a raise in pay are being funneled to pay for the unwanted wars that enrich the powerful and starve society.