"Our Fairy Tales are Very, Very Old Stories" Topic
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| Parzival ||20 Jan 2016 4:14 p.m. PST|
|zoneofcontrol ||20 Jan 2016 7:41 p.m. PST|
That's old news! (LOL)
Seems they must have had a Hollywood agent who just kept rebooting them.
| Parzival ||20 Jan 2016 7:59 p.m. PST|
"So the hero makes thus deal with Tiamat…"
"Tiamat? Really? That's so done. Audiences are sick of Tiamat. I'm sick of Tiamat. Gimme something new!"
"Uh, okay, so he makes a deal with Set."
"Now you're talking! New, fresh, got that whole pointy- top pyramid thing going for it that all the kids are into these days. I'm totally sold! Golden, baby, golden!"
|Charlie 12||20 Jan 2016 8:14 p.m. PST|
"And think of all the related product we can peddle!!!"
|JSchutt||21 Jan 2016 10:56 a.m. PST|
"I'll huff and I'll puff and blow your house down" has always been quite popular….
|Gunfreak ||21 Jan 2016 12:25 p.m. PST|
First pyramid where of hay, the jackal blew it down and ate the mummies.
The second pyramid was of wood, and the jackal blew it down. And ate the mummies.
The third pyramid was of stone, and no mater how hard the jackal huffed and puffed he could not blow it down.
So instead he fired a howitzer at the sphinx and blew of its nose. And said : you and your tasty ing mummies, I'll go eat some pigs they don't have aposable thumbs!
| Great War Ace ||22 Jan 2016 10:26 a.m. PST|
Conan. Gilgamesh. Melqart. Herakles. Irminsul. Hoder. Balder. Cuchulainn. Susanowo. Samson. The overlaps are obvious and as inescapable as plagiarism is as old as humanity….
|Mithmee ||22 Jan 2016 11:47 a.m. PST|
They still usually end in death most of the time.
|Mithmee ||22 Jan 2016 11:48 a.m. PST|
Oh and Global Warming/Climate Change is a Fairy Tale.
|Last Hussar||30 May 2016 6:44 a.m. PST|
Fairy Tales were often good advice in a way to pass on to kids.
| Great War Ace ||30 May 2016 6:48 a.m. PST|
"The sky is falling! The sky is falling!"