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Homo Sarcophilus

The Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii) is the largest carnivorous marsupial – after the extinction of the Tasmanian tiger in 1936. It’s not bigger than a small dog,...

The man caught between the doom and the stars

“And the Romans praised Janus, the God of peace and war, the God of all beginnings and all transitions” ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Thesis– Janus’ first face “The world began...

Show us your Achilles’ heel

«You are invulnerable, you have no Achilles’ heel.» Portrait of a Lady, T.S.Eliot ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I don’t know what we choose in our lives; and what chooses us. Things...

Birds born in a cage don’t know how to fly

An anthropologist (let us call her Jane) visited an African tribe (let us call it Narash). The Narash had been in touch with civilization –...

Hamlet’s question

Some people say that man invented God as soon as they grasped their mortality. That some of our early relatives perceived that death is the...

Every now and then say: “what the fuck!”

Two men decided to have a wood cutting competition. Each of them grabbed an axe and set off cutting down trunks. But one of them...