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The translation of King James was a big project that took at least 47 scholars six years to complete. The translators and revisers were organised in 6 teams, overseen by the Bishop of Canterbury (Source: Encyclopdia Brittanica). The idea that some translator could just decide to take a psalm and put an Easter egg into it without anybody noticing is rather ...


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Adding this as a notable claim. I can't tell if it is true or not. The story is usually told about Winston Churchill, during or shortly after WWII. While it is sometimes told as a psychological stunt against Nazis, it is usually described as a prank on his allies, either USA or Russian. In some descriptions, the objects in question were intended as ...


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Did the incident concerning the Reverend Charles Morgan portrayed in the ‘Night of April 14th’ episode of ‘One Step Beyond’ actually happen? Ian Stevenson, the first of five commentators to dwell at length on Titanic ‘premonitions’ (followed by Rustie Brown, Martin Gardner, George Behe and Bertrand Méhest), wrote in 1960 that Morgan, in a ‘trancelike state’, ...


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Barry Strauss According to historian "Barry Strauss" Spartacus is based upon a real historic gladiator, though the real Spartacus differs slightly from how he is portrayed in the movies that always depict Spartacus as amongst the good guys fighting for the people, when in truth they were good guys fighting for their own freedom that done a lot of ...


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Wikipedia has this to say: Spartacus (Greek: Σπάρτακος Spártakos; Latin: Spartacus; c. 111–71 BC) was a Thracian gladiator who, along with Crixus, Gannicus, Castus, and Oenomaus, was one of the escaped slave leaders in the Third Servile War, a major slave uprising against the Roman Republic. Little is known about him beyond the events of the war, and ...


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