October 5, 2014

Need a gift idea for the holidays?

In SEVERED: A HISTORY OF HEADS LOST AND HEADS FOUND an anthropologist “explores our fixation with severed heads.” And surely you know someone who'd love that! (Via.)

1 comment:

Bart King said...

Glenn Ingersoll writes:
I read a book that claimed there was a long-standing belief that the brain and the ejaculate were made of the same stuff - that if you emitted semen too frequently you were essentially depleting your mental/soul reservoir - with the spine the pipe from the one to the other. This supposedly explained why headhunters liked heads - heads are full of [stuff]!