The Afterlife of Schulz, Or Schulzology: What Is It Good For?

The Afterlife of Schulz, Or Schulzology: What Is It Good For?

It began with Jerzy Ficowski and Artur Sandauer, after whom many other scholars expanded the perspectives of Schulz studies – among others, Jan Błoński discovered Jewish influences on the Drohobych author’s writings, Władysław Panas followed this trail further, presenting the Kabbalistic dimension of Schulz’s work, Włodzimierz Bolecki examined it in term ...

The Life of Jeffrey Epstein

The Life of Jeffrey Epstein

When Jeffrey Epstein first appeared in Manhattan federal court to face sex trafficking charges last month, gone were the trappings of a high-flying financier who had once counted the rich and powerful as his associates and for whom the whole world seemed a fantasy playground. Epstein, whose navy blue jail scrubs and mussed-up hair gave him an air of fati ...

These Are the 10 Funniest Jokes According to Research

These Are the 10 Funniest Jokes According to Research

The Christmas season is fast approaching and with that comes all those *hilarious* jokes that can be found inside your crackers. You know what's to be expected. For example; Why didn't the skeleton go to the party? Because he had 'no-body' to go with.

A Humorous View Into the Past: the Old Jokes Archive

A Humorous View Into the Past: the Old Jokes Archive

Jokes represent one of the most understudied sources about nineteenth century society. Due to their ephemeral nature they slipped from attention as soon as they were no longer funny or topical. Digitisation of newspapers and books has made them available again, but due to their short nature they are not easily accessible through current generic keyword-b ...

GT New Horizons - Beginner’S Guide

GT New Horizons - Beginner’S Guide

This guide is meant to eventually cover just about every part of the GT: New Horizons modpack (or at least as far as I get with it; I intend to make as much progress as I can, which should be rather a lot). I’m playing a survival world in which I will go through all of the quests (in the order I personally prioritize) and I will detail my progress and th ...

Guide How to Play Eternal-Wow on MAC

Guide How to Play Eternal-Wow on MAC

I will preface this guide by saying that this is not a discussion about what is better, and what is worse. Some people like Macs (I do) and some don't. Please don't use this thread as your opportunity to bash Mac users, and in the same respect, please don't use it as a gloating thread to bash PC users. Keep it clean, and stay on topic please.

The Heartland Theory and the Present-Day Geopolitical Structure of Central Eurasia

The Heartland Theory and the Present-Day Geopolitical Structure of Central Eurasia

The Planet’s Pivot Area in Mackinder’s Theory The geopolitical situation of the early 21st century gave a new boost to studies of the regional structuralization principles for the geopolitical and geo-economic space of the entire Eurasian continent.1 This revived the conceptions formulated by Halford Mackinder in the early 20th century and his opponent, ...

The 10 Spookiest Games on Roblox You Can Play This Halloween

The 10 Spookiest Games on Roblox You Can Play This Halloween

Greetings my fellow Roblox fans. The Halloween season is upon us and whilst almost every game on Roblox has had some form of Halloween themed update it doesn’t necessarily make them particularly spooky in any way. Yes, there are some cool limited-time challenges and unlockables but they aren’t overly scary. I’ve been delving into the countless games on t ...

Culture Shock in China? Adjustment Pattern of Western Expatriate Business Managers

Culture Shock in China? Adjustment Pattern of Western Expatriate Business Managers

Currently working on the Chinese mainland, Western expatriate business managers, mainly from the USA, France, Germany, Australia and Great Britain, participated in a mail survey regarding their degree of adjustment which was then mapped over time. The results showed that while the three dimensions of sociocultural adjustment; work adjustment, interaction ...

Pokemon Announces All-New Manga Series

Pokemon Announces All-New Manga Series

Pokemon reigns supreme as one of the most popular franchises of all time. Thanks to its worldwide domination, Pokemon has amassed millions if not billions of fans around the world. This year, those fans came out in droves to support Pokemon's new releases, but their job is far from over. After all, the franchise has more to release before 2019 wraps, and ...

A Tour About Isaac Newton’S Life

A Tour About Isaac Newton’S Life

In a recent paper we have proposed to give georeferences for the lives of famous people [1]. We suggested to study in such a manner the lives of scientists for teaching purposes, to increase the appeal of scientific disciplines. That paper was just a proposal: here we are discussing an implementation about the Isaac Newton’s life in KML language.

Leonardo Da Vinci: Artist, Scientist, Mystic

Leonardo Da Vinci: Artist, Scientist, Mystic

Leonardo da Vinci (April 15, 1452 - May 2, 1519) typifies the art, science, and spiritual yearnings of the Italian Renaissance. During this vibrant transitional period, medieval Western Europe was reawakening to the knowledge and wisdom of the ancient world. This was transmitted to them through reexamining what had been preserved in the West, but even mo ...

A Generation Zero Survival Guide

A Generation Zero Survival Guide

The vast open world of Östertörn is filled with danger, and the unready player can easily find themselves out-matched. Machines roam the countryside, ranging from the tiny to the colossal, each with their own strengths and weaknesses. Every step could lead to your characters’ death, so being prepared for the challenges ahead is crucial to surviving. We’v ...

9 Things You Didn't Know About Calvin & Hobbes

9 Things You Didn't Know About Calvin & Hobbes

There are few comic strips (let alone media entirely) that have as much imagination, philosophic introspection, and artistic integrity as Bill Watterson’s Calvin & Hobbes. Launching on November 8, 1985, Calvin & Hobbes would see a meteoric rise as one of the nation’s most highly rated and best-selling comics of its generation, granting its creator creati ...

Remnant from the Ashes Adds a New Dungeon and Belly Flops

Remnant from the Ashes Adds a New Dungeon and Belly Flops

Remnant: From the Ashes has a new dungeon. The latest patch, which came out Thursday afternoon, added the Leto’s Lab dungeon to the game, as well as making a few balance, and quality of life changes. Leto’s Lab will bring a slightly different challenge to players than Remnant’s other dungeons by bringing players a new “unique puzzle.” The dungeon will al ...

Ultima-Inspired MMO Shroud of the Avatar Goes Free-To-Play

Ultima-Inspired MMO Shroud of the Avatar Goes Free-To-Play

Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues, the Ultima-inspired MMO developed by Richard Garriott's Portalarium, has gone fully free-to-play. The change comes just seven months after the game entered full release, and four years since it first became available as an Early Access game on Steam. "We are thrilled to open up Shroud to a larger audience of gamers ...