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"The Dark Tower" Series Being Shopped as Amazon Passes

“The Dark Tower” Series Being Shopped as Amazon Passes

In a slightly unsurprising move (I think it was more surprising that development got this far considering the feature film’s massive failure), Amazon Studios...
The Penitent Magdalene by Guido Reni (1635) Walters Art Museum (Public Domain)

Mary Magdalene, Jesus’ Tower of Wisdom

The ‘repentant prostitute’ or the ‘penitent whore’,  this view of Mary Magdalene was cemented in Western ecclesiastical tradition by Gregory the Great in...
The Anemoi and the Ingenious Invention of the Tower of the Winds

The Anemoi and the Ingenious Invention of the Tower of the Winds

In ancient Greek mythology, there were eight wind gods known as the Anemoi. Each deity was given a cardinal direction from which their...

This crazy tower in a Japanese park promises a message form aliens, so we...

Will our UFO-chasing reporter finally get the answers he’s been looking for since the alien encounter he says he had in...
Zoroastrian Towers of Silence: Leaving the Dead for the Vultures

Zoroastrian Towers of Silence: Leaving the Dead for the Vultures

A tower of silence (known also as a ‘dakhma’) is a type of structure used for funerary purposes by adherents of the Zoroastrian...
pokemon sword and shield

‘Pokémon Sword and Shield’ Battle Tower guide: Team tips, type null & more

After besting Leon, capturing Zacian or Zamazenta, and playing a few Max Raid Battles you might wonder what else you can do in...
Mike Flanagan Reveals a ‘Dark Tower’ Easter Egg in ‘Doctor Sleep’ [Interview]

Mike Flanagan Reveals a ‘Dark Tower’ Easter Egg in ‘Doctor Sleep’ [Interview]

Fans of Stephen King will have a lot of digest in Doctor Sleep. Not only is Mike Flanagan’s new film the sequel to...
Ivanka’s Tweet Thanking Erdogan For Attending Trump Tower Launch Is Aging Nicely

Ivanka’s Tweet Thanking Erdogan For Attending Trump Tower Launch Is Aging Nicely

As Turkey prepares for an onslaught in northern Syria, following President Donald Trump's decision to pull U.S. troops out of the region on...
Punakha Dzong, the Queen of Dzongs constructed by Ngawang Namgyal, 1637. (UlyssePixel/ Adobe Stock)

Drukgyel Dzong and How a Lama Unified Bhutan

Bhutan is a Himalayan kingdom with a rich history and a distinctive Buddhist culture . It has barely been impacted by modernity and...

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