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I should let you know, that I am in fact a PhD candidate currently working towards his doctorate in Egyptology. And as such I am well aware of most of the available evidence concerning the royal ideologies and mortuary beliefs of the Old Kingdom.

And believe it or not, as part of my university curriculum, I took a course which related all of the current fringe theories about ancient Egypt, and which trained me in the most effective ways to counter fringe arguments.



I should let you know that cladking is the world's leading authority on the Pyramid Texts. His thread, "The Nature of Horus in the Pyramid Texts" has been running continuously since 2012 with constant updates by cladking. In fact most posts are those by cladking himself.

Your PHD studies mean nothing here. One of cladking's colleagues whose handle is Origyptian also has a PHD in something or other, and is one of cladking's most ardent admirers.

As for doing a course in rebutting fringe theories - are you serious? There is no way possible to counter cladking's understanding of the texts.

This board gets more and more crackpot theories every week. Try using your new anti-fringe techniques starting with the latest wackos before you tackle an old hand such as cladking.

Now, he's tried to warn you, leading one to suspect that a newbie such as yourself will just crash and burn.

PWH

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Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 1730 nellyjesus28 27-Nov-17 04:38
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Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 362 Usimare Setepenre 12-Jan-18 18:49
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 283 Origyptian 14-Jan-18 17:12
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 272 DUNE 14-Jan-18 18:12
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 284 Open mind 12-Jan-18 20:09
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 304 Barbelo 12-Jan-18 20:20
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 310 cladking 12-Jan-18 20:22
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 375 Usimare Setepenre 12-Jan-18 21:08
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 289 cladking 12-Jan-18 22:04
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 277 Barbelo 12-Jan-18 23:47
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 290 Open mind 12-Jan-18 23:54
Just Another Wacko Theory 286 Barbelo 13-Jan-18 00:31
Re: Just Another Wacko Theory 266 cladking 13-Jan-18 00:36
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 322 Usimare Setepenre 13-Jan-18 02:23
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 304 Open mind 13-Jan-18 02:44
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 262 John B 13-Jan-18 03:05
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 290 Open mind 13-Jan-18 03:24
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 262 John B 13-Jan-18 03:45
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 247 cladking 13-Jan-18 04:26
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 274 Audrey 13-Jan-18 04:27
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 248 cladking 13-Jan-18 04:32
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 241 cladking 13-Jan-18 04:24
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 258 Usimare Setepenre 13-Jan-18 04:08
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 237 Nemobutwhatiimagian 13-Jan-18 22:06
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 238 cladking 13-Jan-18 04:22
Pyramid Text Explanations Are Superfluous 344 Barbelo 13-Jan-18 03:04
Re: Pyramid Text Explanations Are Superfluous 280 John B 13-Jan-18 03:31
Re: Pyramid Text Explanations Are Superfluous 226 Barbelo 13-Jan-18 04:04
Re: Pyramid Text Explanations Are Superfluous 232 cladking 13-Jan-18 04:30
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 297 cladking 13-Jan-18 04:17
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 262 Audrey 13-Jan-18 04:26
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 273 Usimare Setepenre 13-Jan-18 04:57
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 270 Audrey 13-Jan-18 05:42
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 245 Usimare Setepenre 13-Jan-18 14:46
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 246 cladking 13-Jan-18 15:56
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 253 Usimare Setepenre 13-Jan-18 16:25
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 199 cladking 13-Jan-18 16:54
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 196 Audrey 13-Jan-18 18:52
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 195 Origyptian 14-Jan-18 19:33
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 170 Origyptian 14-Jan-18 19:25
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 289 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 10:22
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 256 Usimare Setepenre 13-Jan-18 14:08
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 223 cladking 13-Jan-18 14:43
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Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 228 cladking 13-Jan-18 15:45
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 194 Origyptian 16-Jan-18 20:15
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 186 Jon Ellison 17-Jan-18 14:56
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 195 Origyptian 17-Jan-18 19:32
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 230 Jon Ellison 17-Jan-18 23:11
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 230 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 15:30
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Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 188 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 16:40
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 245 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 16:55
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 235 cladking 13-Jan-18 17:07
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Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 194 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 17:23
Re: Theory about why they built the pyramids. Mr Graham. 247 Usimare Setepenre 13-Jan-18 17:25
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