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Shark Raving Mad

I recently came across this post about shape-shifters who take animal forms, and I noticed it mentioned that Pacific Island mythology included shark-men. Considering the proliferation of sharks and werewolves in the modern media, you’d think were-sharks would be more … Continue reading

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You’ve Never Seen Fire ‘Til You’ve Seen Pele Blow

When I first heard the title of Tori Amos’ third album (fourth if you count Y Kant Tori Read, I suppose), I wondered why the soccer player was collecting boys. Then I found out it was actually a reference to … Continue reading

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