Issue Two page 8 11 Comments What is it with their lack of Sphinx-ical knowledge! You fulfilling American stereotypes of ignorance! Or am I just THAT nerdy? Your nerdy. I’m nerdy. We’re all nerdy. If myth is real, certain kinds of “nerdy” just became a survival trait. When the end cometh th nerds will survive. Huzzah! Yush. We will raise them on plays of Star Wars and scripts of video games. And dog-eared copies of LOTR, anything by Robert Heinlein, and Piers Anthony’s Xanth novels… Hey I was thinking she was closer to the Gryphon range myself so, sphinx works and from pics I’ve seen from Babylon, the more humaniform winged lion sphinx is far older than the non-winged Egyptian one. And of course Greg just has a copy of Oedipus Rex on hand for just this kind of situation. Always. I tend to lug around Joseph Campbell’s “Power of Myth” and “The Epic of Gilgamesh” myself. Man, all I’m carrying are the Earthsea books. Need to get me some Plato. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Name * Email * Website Comment You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong> Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.