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relict-hominid asked: re: chromophobia... of course these chromophobes idolized a Greek/Roman past full of cool white marble.... which we've since discovered was actually a gaudily painted riot of color!

medievalpoc:

OMG!!! I FORGET PEOPLE DON’T KNOW THIS!

Yes, all those aloof, “pure” white statues from Ancient Greece?

They actually looked like this:

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Vinzenz Brinkmann, much to the apparent chagrin of Westerners everywhere, used ultraviolet light to reveal the original paint schemes of these statues that the millennia had washed away.

And to underscore the Chromophobia?

Check out this graphic that i09 made for their leading image for this story:

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You can check out a video here to learn more about the methods used to discover the original paint schemes of these statues and reliefs.

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Filed under ahaha i started thinking about this during hercules

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the real question is when will he fucking resurrect and dust off the runaways tho?????????
yeah i can’t blame runaways on him it was definitely other writers who let that series fall apart but dang if we can resurrect all these characters and get them back to form i would pick that up for me and every single one of my friends

Filed under leonardodicapricious i always complain that dc loves killing off children but marvel's been doing a fine job of it too

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since govdocs moved in we’ve gotten a plaster eagle for the library and someone named it gertrude so now every day i am constantly asked “but how do we know its gender??????”

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secondlina:

Valor: A fairy tale anthology about courageous heroines starts today!

Valor is a comic anthology of re-imaged fairy tales showcasing the talent of some of the top creators in the field of digital comics. The purpose of this book is to pay homage to the strength, resourcefulness, and cunning of female heroines in fairy tales. Some of these are recreations of time-honored tales. Others are brand new stories, designed to be passed to future generations.

The anthology will be young adult friendly and in color, each story being 4 to 15 pages long.

PLEASE CHECK OUT THE KICKSTARTER PAGE TO SEE OUR LIST OF AWESOME CREATORS AND OUR FANTASTIC REWARDS!

CLICK HERE for the Kickstarter

CLICK HERE for the official tumblr.

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bryarly:

siriusish:

50s space kid aesthetic

polka dot planets dresses and silver lipstick and curled hair and glittery neckties and pearl earrings and glow in the dark socks

thinkin about the stars while skating down the road to a diner on pink quad roller skates, chewing bubblegum and wearing holographic nail varnish and an alien shaped backpack

body glitter and neon tights and big underskirts :)))

You just described Ms. Frizzle.

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Filed under 50s space kid does describe my dreams