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This Human Form Where I Was Born, I Now Repent

Since it’s been cold outside lately, I might as well look at some Inuit mythology. While of course there are many different Native American religions, it seems that one fairly common aspect is the presence of animal deities who are … Continue reading

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Remora ‘Bout It

Since Chris mentioned the remora in the comments for this post, I thought it might not be a bad idea to dedicate a post to this fascinating fish. The remora is a real animal, but it’s one of those animals … Continue reading

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The Order of Merlon

Since Merlin can make his way into pretty much any fictional universe, it’s not too surprising that he’d infiltrate the Mushroom World as well. At least, a character BASED on Merlin did. In the Paper Mario series, there’s a hooded … Continue reading

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