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« Reply #12: March 21, 2011, 09:47:53 am »

I agree.  It's better as a humor site for those who are already somewhat knowledgeable about mythology instead of someone who is just starting to learn.
<nod> I'll often include it when making recommendations, because it can be useful for getting a "feel" for a deity in a way that more academic and/or more conventionally reverent material sometimes doesn't quite pull off.  But I do wish it didn't play fast and loose with facts as much as it does - even being a humor site doesn't justify that, since there's plenty of meat for its brand of wit in the authentic mythos-es (what is the plural of "mythos"?).

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