Unbelievable History: Hobbits Were Actually Real And Fought Against Dragons

The discovery of Homo floresiensis turned our mythology upside down.

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“I should like to leave the Shire, if I could — though there have been times when I thought the inhabitants too stupid and dull for words, and have felt that an earthquake or an invasion of dragons might be good for them,”…




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A curious polymath who wants to know how everything works. Blog: Renaissance Man Journal (http://gainweightjournal.com/).

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