Snores galores

 

Do you know someone who is so boring, you’d rather spend a whole day watching paint dry, then survive even five minutes with them ? Send ’em this GIF and let them know they drain your spirit and will to live.

Credits: truTV/Turner International via truTV’s Hack My Life and GIPHY

 

Shapiku’s cuneiforms

 

An example of Babylonian text, in its original ‘cuneiform’ script from 5,000 years ago, then transliterated into our modern Latin alphabet, then translated into English. Attributed to a ‘Sapiku of Borsippa’ it is a prediction of the future. Sapiku was a 7th century BCE astrologer and priest who was an advisor to the king of that time.

Credits: The Reports of the Magicians and Astrologers of Nineveh and Babylon: Vol II and Babylonian-Assyrian Ittu [Omen] Astrology Before 550 BC via GifCities and Internet Archive, The Visual Astrology Newsletter