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Lies, lies, lies….the olympus view again

20 Jan

Nikos Michailidis @NikosMichailid4Ολύμπια ηλιοβασιλέματα…” (roll eyes emoji)

Aside for his weakness for this one tall tale about Salonica and Olympus, Nikos Mihailidis (Νίκος Μιχαηλίδης) is engaged in :

Cultural Anthropology /Observing Humans/Social theory is not dogma/Interested in the meaning of things/Politics/Arts/Technology/Producing-Materializing Ideas: Cosmopolitan villager Hellenic PRINCETON.edu/news/alumnus-p…

and is a stupendous resource for anything Hellenic through the ages/Byzantine/Ottoman/Modern-Day state relations and affairs…check out his Twitter account: @NikosMichailid4

He’s also a stupendous kemence player (Pontic lyra) and has lots of YouTube content, especially great numbers like this:

P.P.S. Salonica and the myth of the Olympus view

6 Dec

Ok, see, now a fictional image/painting is something I’ll accept:

Oh, no, wait… That’s Ararat.

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P.S. Salonica and the myth of the Olympus view

6 Dec

Someone is trying to counter my post Salonica and the myth of the Olympus viewwith what’s obviously a doctored image:

The nerve! Click on image below and tell me that’s not photo-shopped!!!

But “keep trying”.

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