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Archaeology[edit]

  • Allison-LaMotte cultureThe Allison-Lamotte and Vincennes Cultures: Cultural Evolution in the Wabash Valley by R.J. Barth, 1982, University of Illinois at Urbana; Late Woodland Societies: Tradition and Transformation across the Midcontinent by T.E. Emerson and D.L. McElrath, passim, 2000; Allison-Lamotte Culture of the Daugherty-Monroe Site, Sullivan County, Indiana by R.E. Pace and G.A. Apfelstadt, 1980, Anthropology Laboratory, Indiana
  • GE Mound[1]; also mentioned in a reference in archaeology
  • Jewish catacombs of Venosa (source, source)
  • Leiden plate - photograph taken and traced to a reasonable quality linework reproduction visible at National_Museum_of_Ethnology_(Netherlands). Important object, deserves a page.
  • Origins of Civilization - This is a request to synthesize the literature written on the topic of the origins of civilization and the rise of the state. FYI - this is not included in the Civilization article. I believe the subject deserves its own article. Thank you.
  • Hasanlu Lovers - URL sourced [2]; [3]. Skeleton couple embracing in a kiss found in 1972 at an archaeological excavation site in Iran, Western Azerbaijan, Solduz Valley. Known as the 3000 Year Old Kiss. This couple is in a similar pose to the Lovers of Valdaro which is 6000 years old found in 2007 in Mantua, Italy.

History[edit]

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Mughulistan is originally now Xinjiang Uyghur autonomous region.

Linguistics[edit]

Military and military history[edit]

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Politics and government[edit]

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Psychology[edit]

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Religion[edit]

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Sociology[edit]

Cultural practices, customs and folkways[edit]

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Feminism and women's studies[edit]

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Folklore and folkloristics[edit]

Identity politics[edit]

Other social and cultural issues[edit]

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Some useful sources: http://nic.hb.se/assets/media/globalization_of_stereotypes.pdf, http://www.businessinsider.com/mapping-stereotypes-europe-us-2011-9?op=1, http://www.yoshke.com/2009/01/top-10-national-stereotypes/, http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/40955746/ns/health-sexual_health/t/latin-lovers-frigid-brits-how-sexy-stereotypes-measure/#.T_lfzZEZ58E, http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2012/05/greeks-say-they-are-hardest-working-european-nation, http://stereoty.pe/, http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2012/feb/17/stereotype-maps-tsvetkov, http://www.nomad4ever.com/2007/11/26/55-nations-stereotypes-that-will-ruin-or-make-your-day/, Yanko Tsvetkov's stereotype maps, seen here, and here.--Coin945 (talk) 17:03, 19 November 2012 (UTC)}}

Holidays[edit]

http://holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/August/bookloversday.htm
http://threeblindwives.com/2012/08/09/celebrate-book-lovers-day/
http://www.delconewsnetwork.com/articles/2012/08/09/entertainment/doc5023b316a764d058252816.txt
http://global.christianpost.com/news/book-lovers-day-on-august-9-the-importance-of-reading-79738/
Could just be added to Aug 9

Global Forgiveness Day - July 7

Mythology[edit]

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Fraternal organizations[edit]

http://oathkeepers.org/oath/2013/04/30/iii/ http://cybernations.wikia.com/wiki/The_III_Percent http://tacticalshit.com/iii-three-percent-mean/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKX72vhEAvU http://thelizardfarmer.wordpress.com/2012/04/20/the-fantasy-of-modern-militia-and-the-iii/

LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender)[edit]

Popular culture[edit]

  • -ster - A suffix added to names to make them sound "cutesy." Similar to the -kun and -chan suffixes in Japanese honorifics.
  • Arbitrary Talk Is a popular podcast that answers viewer submitted questions. Very popular in Michigan, California, and Florida.
  • Battle of Quebec (sports) -- the sports rivalry between Montreal and Quebec City in the province of Quebec, especially in ice hockey
  • Belly cream - needs clarification
  • Bigface - needs clarification
  • corporate samurai: definition, application, and examples
  • Dealer's defense A moral argument that someone who sells anti-social products such as weapons or drugs is not responsible for the harm they cause.
  • Death Cafe At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. A Death Cafe is a discussion group about death rather than a grief support or counselling session.

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  • Defooing - De-family of origin. A growing phenomena where people tend to separate from their families permanently and start a new life of their own. The reasons can be varied but mostly its spiritual or a situation of being more 'evolved' then the rest of the family, which creates a gap and breaks the bond.
  • Motivationals.org - A popular website featuring demotivational posters a notable internet phenomena. According to google trends, searches for the keyword motivationals have been dramatically rising since the website creation. before that, the keyword did not exist.
  • Ran Ran Ruu - a YouTube originated internet fad involving parodies of japanese Ronald McDonald Commercials, generally involving The "RAN RAN RUU!" section of the commercial matched to music.
  • Space Vanguard - http://spacevanguard.blogspot.com , notable for rationalized language, science, and measuring systems to increase the human productive surplus.

Paranormal[edit]