Serpent's Egg

The Eroticism of Fat Men

Always, in everything that Beardsley did, there was a desire to astonish

Always, in everything that Beardsley did, there was a desire to astonish. In the atmosphere of the 1890s, an era intrigued by sex, but harbouring a great fear of its … Continue reading

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Scene from „The Serpents egg (Das Schlangenei) (3)

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British lakes see huge rise in toxic algae linked to Alzheimer’s

Blue-green algae is increasing in Britain’s lakes and poses a serious threat to health, scientists have warned Green algae seen in the Paddington Basin area of London. Photo: ALIONA ADRIANOVA Telegraph 26 … Continue reading

February 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Russian TV presenter says woman spiked his drink to castrate him

Dmitry Nikolaev says he had a drink with an attractive woman who approached him in a bar, and awoke to find he had been castrated Dmitry Nikolaev woke up the … Continue reading

February 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Owl ‘terrorises’ Dutch city

European eagle owl launches spate of attacks on people in Dutch town A European Eagle owl  Photo: AFP/Getty By AFP Telegraph 26 Feb 2015 The northern Dutch town of Purmerend has … Continue reading

February 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Millions of children ‘being taught distorted view of European history to push further EU integration’

Prof David Abulafia, a Cambridge University don, warns school textbooks are ‘papering over’ historical differences between European nations to promote further integration ‘There is a soft push to create a … Continue reading

February 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Frankenstein-style human head transplant ‘could happen in two years’

Italian surgeon claims procedure to graft a living person’s head on to a donor body will soon be ready Dr Sergio Canavero speaks about his head transplant idea at a … Continue reading

February 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

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Belgian cycle race forced to withdraw sexist poster

E3 Harelbeke organisers roundly criticised for poster of cyclist squeezing woman’s backside, the latest in a series of sexist promotion campaigns by the Belgian race Controversial: The E3 Harelbeke billboard … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Diagnosed as a consumptive while still a child, Beardsley always knew his life would be a desperately short one

Diagnosed as a consumptive while still a child, Beardsley always knew his life would be a desperately short one; he, like others of that Nineties world that W B Yeats … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment
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