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Hope's Corner: Let's talk turkey

The Dickinson Press 22 Nov 2022
The Audubon Society attributes turkey domestication to the Mayans around that same time ... The Mayans really outdid themselves with their calendar ... In 1502, Christopher Columbus’ baby brother, Bartholomew, encountered a Mayan canoe ... the Aztecs’/Mayans’ dining room tables to yours.
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‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ continues the series’ quest to recover and celebrate lost cultures

Independent online (SA) 19 Nov 2022
By invoking the complexities of this history – and seemingly leaning heavily on parallels to Mayan culture – the film celebrates a society that scholarship has long noted for its achievements in architecture, mathematics, astronomy and language.
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Wakanda Forever Is Artistically Not as Strong as Black Panther, but It's Politically Far More Radical

The Stranger 15 Nov 2022
This underwater society, which, like Wakanda, is hidden and has access to Vibranium, is "based on ancient Mayan and Mesoamerican civilizations." ... radical aspect of its politics) is not so much with the ancient, post-encounter societies, but with post-war Central and South America.
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Wakanda Forever Is Artistically Not as Strong as Black Panther, but It's Politically More Radical

The Stranger 15 Nov 2022
This underwater society, which, like Wakanda, is hidden and has access to Vibranium, is "based on ancient Mayan and Mesoamerican civilizations." ... radical aspect of its politics) is not so much with the ancient, post-encounter societies, but with post-war Central and South America.
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Mexico president eyes giving presidential jet to planned military-run airline

FX Empire 11 Nov 2022
Lopez Obrador is planning to create a new airline under the auspices of Olmeca-Maya-Mexica, a military-run business set to run a handful of airports and the multibillion-dollar “Mayan Train” project being built in Yucatan.
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'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever' continues the series' quest to recover and celebrate lost cultures

Hastings Tribune 11 Nov 2022
By invoking the complexities of this history – and seemingly leaning heavily on parallels to Mayan culture – the film celebrates a society that scholarship has long noted for its achievements in architecture, mathematics, astronomy and language.
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Democrats Are Ignoring the Death Blow to the Middle Class

Scheerpost 02 Nov 2022
By Blake Fleetwood / Original to ScheerPost ... Second, the “Threat to Democracy” issue is just another pretext that obfuscates a more fundamental threat to democracy ... The U.S ... Advanced societies collapse with bewildering speed. the Mongols, the Greeks, the Romans, the Chinese, the Mayans, the Incas, the British, the Spanish and the Soviet Communists ... .
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Don Thomas: Renewable energy’s time has come

Montana Standard 27 Oct 2022
For purposes of this discussion, let’s forget about the climate crisis ... We will run out of fossil fuel ... In his book "Collapse," Jared Diamond examines the history of multiple societies that did just that — the Mayans and Easter Islanders, for example — and identifies several reasons for their sudden failure ... People are also reading… ... Don Thomas.
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Alarming levels of toxic mercury have been detected in the soil of ancient Mayan cities

Interesting Engineering 28 Sep 2022
This is similar to how volatile organic chemicals from paint in modern-day buildings get released in the form of gas and affect the air quality of a space.Mercury levels could reveal unknown aspects of the Mayan society ... the ancient Mayan societies and cultures of Mesoamerica.
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Why You Should Watch Mel Gibson’s Apocalypto

Coming Soon 02 Sep 2022
Nor am I sure how true-to-life Gibson’s portrayal of Mayan culture is — depicted here as a violent, bloodthirsty society prone to decapitations and a number of gruesome deeds ... I have no idea if the Mayans used their vast temples for this sort of practice, but man … I can’t decide what’s more disturbing.
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ELAC to offer state’s first Central American studies two-year degree program

The Los Angeles Times 31 Aug 2022
The 18-year-old said that her father, who is of Mayan origin and speaks K’iche’, has been very secretive about her culture and history. First under Spanish colonial rule, then under military dictatorship, the Mayan ... Yet Mayan society has maintained its distinctive creative vitality.
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Were the Balls in This Ancient Sport Really Made With Dead People?

The Daily Beast 21 Aug 2022
For scholars, the ‘ballgame,’ as it is known, was one of the most important religiously and culturally significant aspects of Mayan society ... Ball courts have been identified in numerous ancient Mayan cities and literary and artistic references to them are found throughout the Pre-Columbian Americas.
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Geology: Was one creature's extinction another's opportunity?

The Columbus Dispatch 04 Aug 2022
Reefs have been called underwater cities built by the organisms that inhabit them ... Archaeologist excavating temples in the Mayan city of Palenque, Mexico, first reported on the dig in 1894 ... “It is remarkable that the study of a collapsed human society (the Mayans) led to the discovery of the origins of modern reef fish assemblages.” .
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BENJAMIN FULFORD: FRIDAY’S BIG INTELLIGENCE UPDATE! 7/29/2022

Roxytube 29 Jul 2022
This plot ended on December 21, 2012 the date the mayans predicted would be the end of the world. These evil Khazarian secret societies worship the "BLACK SUN" as there God, who is a malevolent off world entity. The Chinese "Dragon society" also say they are ...
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Alienated America: Mass Shootings up 1000%

Scheerpost 22 Jun 2022
Original illustration by Mr. Fish — “The Four Horseman”. By Blake Fleetwood / Original to ScheerPost. The frightening epidemic of gun violence in the US has become a commonplace reality ... Advanced societies collapse with bewildering speed. the Mongols, the Greeks, the Romans, the British, the Chinese, the Mayans, the Incas, and the Soviet Communists ... ....

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