Perspectives on where our world is heading from a vantage point in Denver, Colorado.
13 March 2009
Italian Vampire History
A dig in Italy helps link medieval notions about vampires with the mouth area shroud decomposition, decomposing organ seepage, and gas bloating associated with decaying bodies. They responded by putting a brick in the mouth of the corpse to starve it. Lo and behold, it worked. Nobody in areas that followed the procedure died of vampire bites.