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On the Show — Hercules Invictus Returns


Gene Steinberg

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hercules-1.jpgHercules Invictus is a Lemnian Greek, a proud descendant of Argonauts and Amazons. He is openly Olympian in his spirituality and worldview, dedicated to living the Mythic Life and has been exploring the fringes of our reality throughout his entire earthly sojourn. For over four decades he has been sharing his Olympian Odyssey with others.

Having relocated the heart of his Temenos to Northeastern New Jersey and the Greater New York Metropolitan Area, he has been establishing his unique niche locally and contributing to his community's overall quality of life in any way he can. Hercules also recruits Argonauts and Heraklidae to help him usher in a new Age of Heroes.

Hercules currently produces and Hosts several podcasts, launched a YouTube Channel, has written numerous articles, has published two e-books on Kindle and has contributed to over twenty paranormal anthologies. He frequently conducts Olympian Workshops and serves as a Guest Speaker on multiple platforms.

For more information please Friend him on Facebook Hercules Invictus

Or check out his Podcasts: Hercules Invictus Online Radio by Mount Olympus

YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/HerculesInvictus

Author Pages: Hercules Invictus: books, biography, latest update and Hercules Invictus

Our cohost will be Tim Swartz.

Recording Date (including After The Paracast):
Thursday, February 15 at 3:00 PM Mountain (5:00 PM Eastern)
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Broadcast and Streaming Date:
February 18, 2024
 
This episode is largely a fascinating trip to the past, and folklore and legends and how they relate to the present time. After The Paracast expands the discovery and also includes some discussion of cryptids.
 
I usually don't comment here, but I want to take exception to Hercules' remarks in After the Paracast to the effect that the names of the days of the week derive from Greek mythology. This only applies to the Romance Languages like Italian, Spanish and French. But even there, those names come more directly from the names of Roman gods. In the case of English (and Germanic languages), the origin of the names of the days of the week derive from Nordic mythology. There's a lot about this on the internet. To borrow from mythology: "Don't kill the messenger who bears the bad news". Hercules is somewhat overzealous in honoring and promoting his Hellenic heritage. It is a bit reminiscent of "My Big Fat Greek Wedding". No offense intended. I also have a Latin soul and proud of it.
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