The annual Burger Boogaloo kicked off on July 4th, 2015 in Oakland, California, part of a two day event that featured sets from several notables, as well as appearances from John Waters and other surprise guests. Photos from the first...Show More Summary
The online retailer, Campsaver, has started to manufacture and sell their own branded men’s and women’s mummy bags and hoodless sleeping bags, including the Campsaver Ultralight 30 Down Sleeping Bag, filled with 850 fill power goose down. Priced at just $299.95, it’s an excellent value (see table below) relative to other sleeping bags with the […]
This week in art news: he Acropolis starts accepting credit cards amid Greek cash crisis, 8 million animal mummies found in Egyptian catacombs, and Marilyn Monroe's grave marker sells at auction for 100 times its pre-sale estimate.
A San Francisco home that was listed for $928,000 just last week is currently under contract for $1.0295 million. Located in the city's Richmond District, a fairly desirable neighborhood, the home has one very undesirable flaw: In April of this year, the mummified corpse of the home's former owner was found inside, wrapped in a blanket. Show More Summary
I am a mother of four children and have done a gazillion school runs in my time. My experience to date has been with childcare, pre-school and primary school, so to write this post I morphed a few stories from my mummy friends at different ACT primary and high schools. This is my list of the [...]
Photo of the newly renovated ACT Strand Theater building via Patrick Boury · Alameda Naval Air Station development to finally take off · A look inside the Richmond District's "mummy house" · NY mag calls out SF for confederate flag....
It looked like scenes out of the film “The Mummy” in the Phoenix area on Saturday and Sunday as giant walls of dust rolled through the region. The intense dust storms, known as haboobs, were triggered by monsoon-season thunderstorms that pummeled the area. Show More Summary
Rest in Peace, Sir Christopher Lee. The Silver Screen will flicker a little dimmer without your commanding presence, gravitas and dignity. The Curse of Frankenstein (1957) Dracula (1958) The Mummy (1959) Horror Hotel (1960) Horror Hotel...Show More Summary
A remarkably preserved Swedish mummy has a newly discovered coffin companion — the body of a 5-month-old fetus.
Affordable pharaonic living in a former hoarder home where a body was discovered. [ more › ]
The 1904 Queen Anne Victorian at 152 Fourth Avenue made headlines back in April when fire officials removed a "mummified body" from its interiors. The house was in a terrifyingly horrible state, filled with rats, black widows, mold, and hundreds...
Ancient Egyptians are well-known for having worshipped animals, and archaeologists are used to unearthing nonhuman mummies. But a recent investigation in an ancient tomb south of Cairo led to a find of amazing proportions: an estimated...Show More Summary
A new TED video goes through the process by which Egyptians took a dead body and mummified it. It’s a rather fascinating and also cleverly animated video that makes the process very simple to understand while also delving into the science of decomposition. The video description reads: As anyone who’s seen a mummy knows, ancient […]
The puppies and dogs were mummified as part of a cult ritual honoring Anubis, the jackal-headed god of death
Collectors claim that by having ancient objects in their homes they are showing "respect" and "saving history". One burial group that was dismembered for the trade included lopping the head off the deceased which disgustingly has ended...Show More Summary
It was like Mummy Wrap for adults and also if Mummy Wrap required two months of hard work and an impressive eye for detail. More » I Went To A Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Show, And I Would Say Yes To Any Of Them is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..
A 12-year-old Colorado girl who was abandoned at a fire station hopes to find her "tummy mummy" to thank her for her “really good life.”
Krampus is coming early this year — October 6, to be precise — with some juicy additions to Hammer Horror’s selection of classics available on Blu-ray: Taste the Blood of Dracula, Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed, The Mummy, and Dracula Has Risen From the Grave. Three star the late Christopher Lee. Read more...
Animal sacrifice was rampant in ancient Egypt, and underneath the country’s earliest pyramid lie remnants of around 8 million mummified animals.
Not discussed in this episode: Beaches, the coming zombie apocalypse, the coming mummy apocalypse, the coming Frankenstein apocalypse, the coming Tom Wolfe apocalypse.