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Author Topic: "Sumerians Look On In Confusion As God Creates World"  (Read 3413 times)
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« Topic Start: December 24, 2009, 11:56:09 am »

Thought you all might find this article pretty funny. Smiley

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Members of the earth's earliest known civilization, the Sumerians, looked on in shock and confusion some 6,000 years ago as God, the Lord Almighty, created Heaven and Earth.

According to recently excavated clay tablets inscribed with cuneiform script, thousands of Sumerians—the first humans to establish systems of writing, agriculture, and government—were working on their sophisticated irrigation systems when the Father of All Creation reached down from the ether and blew the divine spirit of life into their thriving civilization.
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« Reply #1: December 24, 2009, 01:09:51 pm »

Thought you all might find this article pretty funny. Smiley

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The history and archeology geek in me laughed his ass off Cheesy
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« Reply #2: December 24, 2009, 03:49:52 pm »

The history and archeology geek in me laughed his ass off Cheesy

I think this part made me laugh the hardest, just trying to imagine what it would look like:

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"I do not understand," reads an ancient line of pictographs depicting the sun, the moon, water, and a Sumerian who appears to be scratching his head.
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« Reply #3: December 24, 2009, 04:04:03 pm »

I think this part made me laugh the hardest, just trying to imagine what it would look like:


Yep, that's probably the funniest part Cheesy
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ROFL...oh that's good.
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« Reply #5: December 24, 2009, 08:22:45 pm »

Thought you all might find this article pretty funny. Smiley

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« Reply #6: December 25, 2009, 06:53:06 am »

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Oh that is brilliant.
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