The following is a collection of
to previous columns and articles of mine which deal with diffusionism,
pseudoscience and related matters. Enjoy!
or Governor?" A Mormon Governor in the Bay State? Yup...
as Eels: a blatant broadside." More thoughts on a possible
governor of Massachusetts.
Survival of the Fittest Ideas." The passing of Gould and
Devil in Taxachusetts." Some thoughts on a possible Mormon
“Know It Alls.”
An easy refutation of an epigraphic claim by Clyde A. Winters.
“The Woman Who
The passing of Prof. Hertha von Dechend, co-author of Hamlet’s
Gambit, 1969), historian of science and cultural diffusionist.
The passing of Prof. Cyrus H. Gordon, noted Semitic scholar and
“The American Cult.”
A look at Mormons, a modern diffusionist cult.
“Atlantis in the
Sea?” An example of good work and dishonest marketing.
My take on the Voynitch Manuscript, a possible diffusionist document.
“Whatever Floats Your
Ark.” Pseudoscience and dishonest marketing.
“No Going Back.”
Diffusionism, pseudoscience, and science.
“Time To Box.”
Diffusionism and Prof. Carl L. Johannessen.
“Shake N’ Basque.”
The Basque and possible pre-Columbian visits to the New World.
“The Bones of the
A look at Kennewick Man.
Collin: From neo-Nazi to Hyper-Diffusionist and Witch."
Doldrums." Phaeton Rock and claims of Irish pre-Columbian visits to
Into Burrows' Cave." An ongoing diffusionist
"Come Out of the Cave,
Links from 'Cave' articles.
Mutwa's Treasures" Inscribed stones from South Africa and
Lines: Selected Reviews." Marshack, ogham and other fun
"Notes on the
Beverly Roman Coins." An infamous claim refuted by the
Lines of the Great Pond." An Irish guy goes into the woods
for Prof. Williams' course "Alternative Views of the Past: Fantastic
Archaeology." Harvard Extension Program, ANTH E-137; 1991.