On average, Americans and Hispanics/Latinos who were born and raised in America seem to think that Hispanic or Latino is a race. Disclaimer: My article is based on research. If the topic of race offends you, I advise you not to read this article
Everyone knows Hollywood has the largest array of movie monsters and ghastly spirits but who would have thought the entire state of California was loaded with strange legends of real life creatures and real dead apparitions that weren't created on a Hollywood set.
The characteristics of culture are shared; group products; symbolic; learned; patterned; integrated; adaptive; compulsory; cumulative; dynamic and diverse. 1. It is shared. The culture is shared by the social interaction may take in many forms...
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Interpreting Anne of Green Gables from a feminist perspective opens the door to a dearth of literary interpretation.
How seasons and cycles are represented in Irish mythology and folklore.
Some people believe in living fossils. And one proof they give has to do with the mysterious Ropen of New Guinea. Is this flying beast the real thing or is it local lore propelled by true believers?
Dictionary.com defines a gypsy as being "a member of a traveling people with dark skin and hair who speak Romany and traditionally live by seasonal work, itinerant trade, and fortune-telling." But a gypsy is so much more than this...
I have found this, mostly rural, state to be overflowing with well known urban legends and ghosts. Considering the large quantity of unique stories Illinois has to offer, mine will barely amount to a drop in the bucket, so feel free to add your legends from here or for that matter anywhere in the...