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Truth is the safest lie

La Bocca della Verità (“Mouth of Truth”) is a marble image of a face, located in the portico of the church of Santa Maria in Cosmedin, Rome. 544 altre parole

Art & Artists

The Jaws of the Bocca della Verità

This dreadful looking pagan visage is said to bite off the hands of liars.

I am hot on the trail of a conceptual demon – the obscurant, lie that appeals to cognitive bias through suggestion. 371 altre parole

Life & Musings

Roman Holiday

Roman Holiday is a 1953 film shot in Rome, Italy. In Monarch mind control programming, ‘roman holiday’ is a metaphor for dissociation (see Monarch programming… 2.084 altre parole

St. Valentine's Day and Ancient Lie Detection

I’m rather a curmudgeon when it comes to made up holidays, as evidenced by my screed on Halloween, but unfortunately Mrs. Q is the one who suffers whenever “St. 495 altre parole

Catholic Joy

C.G. Jung on Modern Art

Discuss the descent into the underworld motif and its relationship with the creative impulse. – Week 3 of the Expressive Power of Archetypes

I remember vividly visiting the Bocca della Verità (the mouth of truth) in Rome when I was a teenager.

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Scholarly Writing

Top 20 things to do Rome

  1. Admire the Sistine Chapel and the Vatican Museums. The sistine chapel, where the new popes are elected, is one of the holyest places in the catholic world.
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What To Do In Rome

Rome: In Pictures

St Ambrose said “If you are at Rome, live in the Roman style.” Good advice. I spent the last few days of my round the world trip eating well, drinking well and sleeping well. 155 altre parole