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Mildly Interesting

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[–] 54 points 1 week ago* (last edited 1 week ago) (3 children)

Vagalinski noted that the discovery was made in the Cloaca Maxima sewer, where archaeologists hardly expected to find anything.

I have a friend in Rome by that name!

[–] 28 points 1 week ago

He has a wife, you know...

[–] 23 points 1 week ago

Ahh, the husband of Incontinentia Buttocks!

Kind of a long name, do they shorten it to a word or two in daily use or go by the full sentence?

[–] 49 points 1 week ago (2 children)

In 2000 years, people are going to be excavating New England and wondering why there are so many Christopher Columbus and Robert E. Lee statues resting on old lake beds.

[–] 35 points 1 week ago (1 children)

Somehow, I don't think they'll consider them works of art worth preserving.

[–] 18 points 1 week ago (1 children)

looks like a damn elden ring sorcerer helm

[–] 7 points 1 week ago

It does. My brother and I call those dudes “Burger Kings” because they look like BK’s creepy king mascot

[–] 5 points 1 week ago

I'm picturing the god of having little wings growing out of your ankles getting cancelled.

[–] 12 points 1 week ago
[–] 12 points 1 week ago

Hermes got some booty!

[–] 12 points 1 week ago (1 children)

Dammit now I’m gay again

[–] 6 points 1 week ago
[–] 11 points 1 week ago

Stupid sexy Hermes!

[–] 10 points 1 week ago (1 children)

Whatcha doing there buddy?

[–] 4 points 1 week ago

Anchoring some sort of curse.

[–] 9 points 1 week ago* (last edited 1 week ago)


-A very collection completion obsessed Thracian Pagan

[–] 8 points 1 week ago

From wiki: "Most scholars derive "Hermes" from Greek ἕρμα (herma),[14] "stone heap."[3]: 177 "

Seems about right.

[–] 5 points 1 week ago
[–] 0 points 1 week ago (1 children)

Ok, besides the sewers, what have the Bulgarians ever done for us?!