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December 3, 2014

Lion Man of Hohlenstein Stadel.

Carbon dating puts it at 32,000 years old, give or take.
If you take a close look at the pics in the link, you will see it is sort of a half cat and half man thing. The remarkable thing about it is the detail. The “caveman” who created that thing was highly skilled. It is carved from a mammoth tusk and was carved with a flint knife, most likely.
Lion Person at The Z Blog

Posted by gerardvanderleun at December 3, 2014 11:20 PM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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The tradition continues; now we have a Lyin' Man who thinks he's a king in the White House.

Posted by: Stug Guts [TypeKey Profile Page] at December 4, 2014 6:54 AM

Thank you Stug! :-)

Posted by: DonRodrigo [TypeKey Profile Page] at December 4, 2014 11:06 AM

Hard to know whether to trust the carbon dating etc, but this does seem to put to lie the "prehistoric man was a knuckle dragging brute and half-moron" storyline.

Posted by: Christopher Taylor [TypeKey Profile Page] at December 5, 2014 10:08 AM

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