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Bizarre pictographs of Emmanuel Domenech, 1860
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Dead Body of Loch Ness Monster Found, 1972
Pierre Brassau, Monkey Artist, 1964
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Man flies by own lung power, 1934
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The Ghost of Alexander the Great
"International spirit medium" Stephen Hermann claims he contacted the ghost of Alexander the Great during a recent seance. Alex's message: He urges the people of Macedonia to stop fighting and embrace peace. Surprisingly, he had nothing to say about that atrocious Oliver Stone movie about his life. [Balkan Insight]
Categories: Paranormal
Posted by The Curator on Tue Apr 14, 2009
Comments (5)
And I guess he speaks English now, instead of ancient Greek (which nobody now would understand anyway). I suppose time hangs heavy when you're dead, so you might as well learn a foreign language...
Posted by Robert G.  in  Mercer Island, WA  on  Tue Apr 14, 2009  at  01:27 PM
Alexander The Great and I speak regularly, and he said he liked the Oliver Stone film. The Director's Cut, mind you. Personally, I think he has a thing for Angelina Jolie. And Jared Leto. I can say no more. Long live Jambi
Posted by Hairy Houdini  on  Tue Apr 14, 2009  at  03:35 PM
I wonder if he mentioned anything about how much he enjoyed being buried in Australia?
Posted by Accipiter  on  Tue Apr 14, 2009  at  04:37 PM
Maybe Alexander the Great hasn't kept up with recent changes in our political geography, but modern Macedonia has practically no overlap with the ancient kingdom of Macedon from which he hailed. It'd be like the ghost of William "Braveheart" Wallace telling the people of Northern Ireland to pack it in, very commendable, but relevant how?
Posted by David B.  on  Wed Apr 15, 2009  at  12:29 PM
When you're dead maybe you don't have time to keep up with geo-political progression. Having said that, if that were the case I'd doubt you'd have time to talk to a medium either...
Posted by Renquist  in  Glasgow, Scotland  on  Wed Apr 15, 2009  at  01:50 PM
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