[LMB] [OT] Atlantic crossings, was Centrifugal gravity, was Re: Cordelia's College sport

Eric Oppen ravenclaweric at gmail.com
Thu Jun 24 06:00:56 BST 2021


I don't think we know about the real old Mesoamerican socieities'
religions, much.

On Wed, Jun 23, 2021 at 11:59 PM Raymond Collins <rcrcoll6 at gmail.com> wrote:

> If history is any indicator they would assimilate many of the native gods
> into their pantheon. I'm uncertain about the more bloodthirsty gods from
> South America.
>
> On Wed, Jun 23, 2021, 11:07 PM Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > The Romans thought all people worshipped the game gods, with different
> > customs.  Except those weird Jews.
> >
> > How would they have responded to the religious belief systems of the
> native
> > Americans if they had encountered them?
> >
> > More to the point, the Romans regarded subjugating surrounding peoples
> as a
> > good way to forward one's political career, and intentionally set out to
> > destroy competing societies.  Would they have dealt with the natives any
> > better than, say, the Spanish?
> >
> > Matt G.
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