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    Shelby commented on the post, Toxhiuhmolpilia

    Toxhiuhmolpilia is something that I have never heard of before, and is quite an interesting aspect of the Aztec culture. I really enjoyed reading about how their beliefs on the world were displayed, like this ritual that is held in order to prevent the world from ending. The description you have is very detailed and very alluring to any kind of…Read More

  • I like your research so far, I never really considered or thought about the tactics and practices used by Wayne Halliwell. I think that mental toughness can carry on into other aspects of life, not just athletics. I really like where you are taking this!

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    After looking through some Gale resources I discovered that the curse of the Hope Diamond dates back to the beginning of the diamond, where it was stolen from an Indian temple in the mid-1600’s. The gods were an

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    After looking through some Gale resources I discovered that the curse of the Hope Diamond dates back to the beginning of the diamond, where it was stolen from an Indian temple in the mid-1600’s. The gods were angered and supposedly...

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    • Shelby, I think this is really interesting! I had heard of the curse of the Hope Diamond before, but I had no idea how far back it dated. I would love to hear more about the Hope family, because I’m assuming that’s how the diamond got it’s name. Overall great job!

  • I have never heard of this paradox, and I am already intrigued with the information you presented. You asked previously why hadn’t any aliens or forms of life contacted earth. Do you think that they have tried or have contacted us? If so, do you think the public is hidden from it by the government? I am excited to read more!

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    I am interested to see what you come up with, I haven’t heard of the Elvis theory. I think that this research paper will be something abstract and intriguing!

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