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The Secret of the Oozlum

Today’s mythological subject is the oozlum bird, a creature appearing in British and Australian folklore. While generally thought to inhabit those areas, it’s also sometimes identified as a native of South America. If what is said about the bird’s incredible … Continue reading

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Hi-Ho, Ostro!

Since I’ve already covered the avian steeds of the Final Fantasy world(s), I think doing the same for the Mushroom World wouldn’t be a bad idea. There’s not quite as much to say here, though. Super Mario Bros. 2 introduces … Continue reading

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Oztrich Festival

In my continuing quest to explore every last detail of the Oz books, I now come to a protagonist of The Gnome King of Oz who never appeared again. Grumpy and Kuma Party are both mentioned in passing, but I … Continue reading

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