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Forum: Archaeology 09-28-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,800
Posted By ProfessorChaos
There is, actually, an archeological book called...

There is, actually, an archeological book called Sumer: Cities of Eden. Here is a link to it: http://www.amazon.com/Sumer-Cities-Eden-Lost-Civilizations/dp/0809498871 The most interesting part is...
Forum: Indiana Jones Trilogy 01-11-2009, 11:41 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 33,593
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Precisely! In my linking of various Indy...

Precisely! In my linking of various Indy artifacts and themes to Masonic ideas and symbols... it was *merely* to show that if you happened to be a Mason, then you could read a Masonic meaning into...
Forum: Indiana Jones Trilogy 01-10-2009, 09:18 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 33,593
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Post Here are some pics of the Bohemian Grove and some...

Here are some pics of the Bohemian Grove and some information about it, as well as some other bits of information that may be of interest in this...
Forum: Indiana Jones Trilogy 01-08-2009, 01:12 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 33,593
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Lightbulb I wonder if there is a connection, to a degree,...

I wonder if there is a connection, to a degree, between Indy and Freemasons.
For example: the Royal Masonic School for Girls in Rickmansworth, England was used in the filming of both Raiders of the...
Forum: Films 01-07-2009, 07:43 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 14,386
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Lightbulb I think the idea of telling the story of Superman...

I think the idea of telling the story of Superman from the days of Krypton to the end of the present world is an idea that could work. But, it must be done so that the story ends with hope, not...
Forum: Archaeology 01-04-2009, 02:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,863
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Lightbulb The Sumerian Netherworld was in Africa!

I remember a long time ago reading a book about Sumerian mythology; in the book, a theory stated that the Sumerian netherworld of Kur was based on accounts of a real place that rulers like Nimrod and...
Forum: Open Discussion 01-03-2009, 11:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 32,269
Posted By ProfessorChaos
It took me a while to do a little research on...

It took me a while to do a little research on just what Monarch was. Nasty bit of business, by the sound of it. Here's some of the Oz-related info that pertains to it, from the following web page...
Forum: Forum Games 12-30-2008, 10:38 PM
Replies: 440
Views: 59,883
Posted By ProfessorChaos
If I were to pick a woman from classic fairy tale...

If I were to pick a woman from classic fairy tale movies and say "she's my type of girl", I would *have* to go with one of these two, for certain:

1. One beautiful heroine: :)

Drew Barrymore as...
Forum: Open Discussion 12-30-2008, 06:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 32,269
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Actually, my personal take on Oz is that it's...

Actually, my personal take on Oz is that it's similar to Middle Earth but with a wild west sensibility to it. The horror elements I pointed out came from the notion that Dorothy was a disturbed...
Forum: Open Discussion 12-26-2008, 04:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 32,269
Posted By ProfessorChaos
My anazlysis of Wizard of Oz was regarding the...

My anazlysis of Wizard of Oz was regarding the unspoken subtexts of the novel. In other words, what they did not say, but because of that what was implied. For instance, yes, the Scarecrow on the...
Forum: Open Discussion 12-26-2008, 11:40 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,938
Posted By ProfessorChaos
What I got for Christmas, in no particular...

What I got for Christmas, in no particular order:

Video Games -
Fallout 3 (Xbox 360)
Tomb Raider: Underworld (Xbox 360)
Prince of Persia (Xbox 360)
Quantum of Solace (Xbox 360)
A Wired Xbox 360...
Forum: Open Discussion 12-20-2008, 07:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 32,269
Posted By ProfessorChaos
The Wizard of Oz has a Dark Side

Well, it's that time of year again. The Wizard of Oz is on T.V.! But how many are familiar with the original novels by Frank L. Baum? I have actually read them all, and found them to be quite...
Forum: Indy Gear and Props 12-19-2008, 07:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,519
Posted By ProfessorChaos
This is a perfectly done prop! You did great with...

This is a perfectly done prop! You did great with all the little tiny details to it, which really do enhance the basic feeling if it being an ancient stone tablet.

I thought I was the only fan who...
Forum: Indiana Jones Trilogy 12-19-2008, 05:05 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 53,626
Posted By ProfessorChaos
All these scenes were in the comcis and/or novels...

All these scenes were in the comcis and/or novels of the films, but not in the films themselves. Were they deleted scenes, I wonder? Here is what I recall...
1. Temple of Doom - Shorty sees guard...
Forum: General Indiana Jones Discussion 12-19-2008, 02:47 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 11,109
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Hey, thanks to the powers that be for moving my...

Hey, thanks to the powers that be for moving my Cave of Death questions to here! This thread certainly *does* answer all the questions I had about it. :D Having read this whole thread thus far, it...
Forum: Archaeology 12-19-2008, 01:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,666
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Either the Lamp of Aladdin or the Ring of Solomon...

Either the Lamp of Aladdin or the Ring of Solomon would be cool finds.
Especially since both come with powerful Djinn, and Djinn can grant wishes.
After all, I've got some wishes I'd like to see come...
Forum: Forum Games 12-17-2008, 06:13 PM
Replies: 440
Views: 59,883
Posted By ProfessorChaos
SiX TwIsTeD FaIrY TaLeS!!!! (Not for the faint of...

SiX TwIsTeD FaIrY TaLeS!!!! (Not for the faint of heart...)
They say that, in their original forms, fairy tales were never intended for children. They contained frightening, even horrific elements...
Forum: General Indiana Jones Discussion 12-16-2008, 02:07 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 11,109
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Post Indiana Jones and the Cave of Death... More than a Memory?

A little history behind this Indy film that never came to be... :up:

For those not in the know, Indiana Jones and the Cave of Death was an Indy 3 idea once mentioned in Starlog magazine (and a...
Forum: Open Discussion 12-16-2008, 12:46 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,601
Posted By ProfessorChaos
I've never seen *anyone* dodge a flying object...

I've never seen *anyone* dodge a flying object that fast in my life! Everyone from Jay Leno to Conan O'brian have beeen joking about the incident. I have not been able to *stop* laughing since the...
Forum: Films 12-16-2008, 11:55 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,430
Posted By ProfessorChaos
In my opinion, I think Batman Begins and The Dark...

In my opinion, I think Batman Begins and The Dark Knight *have* re-defined the Superhero movie and proved you can make it true to the comics while still original and different in it's own right. I...
Forum: Archaeology 12-14-2008, 05:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 41,892
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Lightbulb More Secrets of Lucifer's Stone Revealed!!!

I've got some new pictures pertaining to this legend, and some new info about it. Firstly, I've figured out just what Lucifer's Crown really was!

Lucifer wearing the...
Forum: Indiana Jones Trilogy 12-12-2008, 05:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,905
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Thanks for correcting me about Spielberg not...

Thanks for correcting me about Spielberg not being Spielburg. I must have been thinking towards the German, there, without realizing it. Anyway, back on topic regarding the angels and their status as...
Forum: Archaeology 12-12-2008, 01:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 41,892
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Oh my Gods! I thought I hallucinated that cover...

Oh my Gods! I thought I hallucinated that cover back in the 80's. I remember reading about how they were going to do Indy 3 as a direct sequel to Temple of Doom, with Willie Scott coming back in it...
Forum: Indiana Jones Trilogy 12-07-2008, 04:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,905
Posted By ProfessorChaos
It is confirmed. The angel that killed Belloq at...

It is confirmed. The angel that killed Belloq at the end of "Raiders" was very much intended by Lucas and Speilburg to *be* the Angel of Death. Here is a web site all about both it and how they...
Forum: Archaeology 12-07-2008, 03:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 41,892
Posted By ProfessorChaos
Here are some images pertaining to this legend...

Here are some images pertaining to this legend from many and varied sources:

1. The Emerald...
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