Tag Archive: Cologne


16th-Century Manual Shows ‘Rocket Cat’ Weaponry

 

 

 

” Fanciful illustrations from a circa-1530 manual on artillery and siege warfare seem to show jet packs strapped to the backs of cats and doves, with the German-language text helpfully advising military commanders to use them to “set fire to a castle or city which you can’t get at otherwise.”

  Digitized by the University of Pennsylvania, the unusual, full-color illustrations recently caught the attention of an Australian book blog and then found their way to Penn researcher Mitch Fraas, who set out to unravel the mystery.

” I really didn’t know what to make of it,” said Fraas, a historian and digital humanities expert at the Penn library. “It clearly looks like there’s some sort of jet of fire coming out of a device strapped to these animals.” “

 

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Topless Feminist Interrupts Christmas Mass In Pro-Abortion Protest [NSFW]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

” The “FEMEN” Twitter account celebrated the interruption of Christmas mass in Cologne, Germany, by a topless feminist extremist, who wrote “I AM GOD” on her body and climbed atop the altar before shocked worshipers.”

 

Soopermexican says it all :

 

” Ok then. I doubt these kind of offensive displays actually advance their cause, but they definitely annoy and anger believers.”