Tag - mythology

Chimera

9 Fictional Creatures I’d Like to Eat...

So Turkey Day is upon us. For our many non-American readers, we always defer to Jim Gaffigan to explain what our holidays are really all about. But yes, the holiday is about being thankful. But the truth is: it’s mostly about eating...

I Heart You Peeps

Your Weekend Justice #102: It’s a...

It’s Weekend Justice: the Internet’s #1 audio trainwreck. It’s the podcast that won’t stop FedExing ferrets to you. At work. This podcast was engineered–some might say over-engineered–by experts to escort...

Cruellest Month #5: Orpheus and Eurydice

30 Days of Poetry Audio continues with one of mine: “Orpheus and Eurydice: A Love Story.” Hope you like it. You can download it directly here and a unique feed would have been here today but it’s been a day. Stay tuned...

Win Clash of the Gods on Blu-Ray!

Yes, we’re giving away Clash of the Gods as well on DVD. So you can check out all the info there. You want a snippet? Oh well, I can’t resist it when you look like that. We’ve got the thing on Blu-Ray. Want to win it? Enter...

Win Clash of the Gods on DVD!

Yes, Clash of the Titans is coming. Without Harry Hamlin. And to celebrate (the remake, not the Hamlin-less nature of it), A&E is putting out Clash of the Gods. Here’s what they have to say for themselves: This March, A&E...

Your Weekend Justice #44: In Your Face

And we’re back. Please note: this podcast, if you haven’t figured it out, is profane and not safe for consumption by children or animals. Or sentient creatures of any sort. You can’t say we didn’t warn you. [audio:]...

Clash of the T-Shirts

There is something to be said for Clash of the Titans, the mad epic Harryhausen-fueled mythology romp which features the best line ever delivered on screen by Laurence Olivier Burgess Meredith: “CALL NO MAN HAPPY WHO IS NOT DEAD...

The Glue Society Mashes Up Google Earth and...

A great subgenre of art is spawning: Google Earth art. The vanguards of this newness are The Glue Society out of Australia. They’ve created four biblical scenes as though witnessed from Google Earth. The Creative Review points out that...

Anansi Boys Audiobook

Anansi Boys – Audiobook Review

Written by Neil Gaiman Performed by Lenny Henry Published by Harper Audio Fat Charlie Nancy has a relatively normal, even somewhat boring life. He works as an accountant for a talent agency, has a lovely fiancé named Rosie, and goes about...

The Digital Classicist

Digital Classicist is a new website that aims to bring computing power to where it’s needed in the study of the ancient world: The project, which is committed to being ongoing and available in the long term, fills a gap in the current...