dictionnaire-infernal:


The Beast being worshipped. Apocalypse. England, beginning of the 14th century.

dictionnaire-infernal:

The Beast being worshipped. Apocalypse. England, beginning of the 14th century.

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mapsontheweb:


The Genoese map is a 1457 world map. The map relied extensively on the account of the traveler to Asia Niccolo da Conti, rather than the usual source of Marco Polo. The author is not known, but is a more modern development than the Fra Mauro world map, with fairly good proportions given to each continents. The map also depicts a three-masted European ship in the Indian Ocean, something which had not occurred yet at the time

mapsontheweb:

The Genoese map is a 1457 world map. The map relied extensively on the account of the traveler to Asia Niccolo da Conti, rather than the usual source of Marco Polo. The author is not known, but is a more modern development than the Fra Mauro world map, with fairly good proportions given to each continents. The map also depicts a three-masted European ship in the Indian Ocean, something which had not occurred yet at the time

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devilthrones:


A Facebook friend of mine had the perfect thing to say about this creep:
This is why, despite being a nonbeliever and a scientifically minded person, I hesitate to identify as a member of the skeptic/atheist community- it is dominated by pompous white men who find doing things like categorizing rape into different “levels” of badness, and playing logical fallacy “gotcha” games with anyone hurt by this, to be a diverting intellectual exercise. In truth, they may act like this is nothing more than a fun little project, but this is to hide how much emotional validation and sexual enjoyment they derive from this game. Their intent is to do harm, and to assert power by the further gaslighting and violation of boundaries of those who protest. The more you ask them to stop, the more excited they get, and the more they will try to pull you into a “debate” and harm you further. This is not done in the spirit of true inquiry and debate; it is abuse disguised in the sterile wrapping of “discourse.” 

devilthrones:

A Facebook friend of mine had the perfect thing to say about this creep:

This is why, despite being a nonbeliever and a scientifically minded person, I hesitate to identify as a member of the skeptic/atheist community- it is dominated by pompous white men who find doing things like categorizing rape into different “levels” of badness, and playing logical fallacy “gotcha” games with anyone hurt by this, to be a diverting intellectual exercise. In truth, they may act like this is nothing more than a fun little project, but this is to hide how much emotional validation and sexual enjoyment they derive from this game. Their intent is to do harm, and to assert power by the further gaslighting and violation of boundaries of those who protest. The more you ask them to stop, the more excited they get, and the more they will try to pull you into a “debate” and harm you further. This is not done in the spirit of true inquiry and debate; it is abuse disguised in the sterile wrapping of “discourse.” 

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  • Libertarian: Communism would be great in theory but people are too corrupt and self serving to handle it
  • Libertarian: that's why we should use a system that rewards greed and encourages exploitation
  • Libertarian: because people are too corrupt
  • Libertarian: this system should be completely unregulated and just allow people to do whatever horrible things they want as long as it gets them money
  • Libertarian: corruption ok???
thelandofmaps:


"Mappa Mundi" located in Dover Castle, UK [2048x2048]CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

thelandofmaps:

"Mappa Mundi" located in Dover Castle, UK [2048x2048]
CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!
thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

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hms-surprise:

Animal - Sea mammal - Whales, illustration

hms-surprise:

Animal - Sea mammal - Whales, illustration

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jayda95:

very regal

what a dumbo

jayda95:

very regal

what a dumbo

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egotisticalgiraffe:

in other news, magic beans are growing towards the heavens at incredible rates, the likes of which we’ve never seen. soon we’ll all live in cloud houses on top of clouds in the sky. because that rising tide lifts all boats, or something, is what i heard. am i right? or did i mean a rising tide drowns everyone who can’t afford a luxury super yacht. or am i talking about climate change rising tides. i don’t even know.

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