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“The Man Who Would Not Be King.” by Matthew Spalding, Ph.D. George Washington is one of the most recognized figures in U.S. history. But familiarity breeds contempt. More often than not, Washington is an old painting on the wall – solemn, impersonal and distant – or the subject of childhood stories and nursery rhymes. We all know that he chopped down a cherry tree and had wooden teeth. The actual Washington is much more compelling. We can all see the brilliant flourishes of Jefferson's pen, Madison's constitutional handiwork or the success of Hamilton's economic policies, and that can cause us to overlook or underestimate the magnitude of Washington's achievement. Yet he really was, as Washington's greatest biographer, James Flexner, put it, the "indispensable man" of the American founding. ...And the key ingredient in all of these things was moral character, something that Washington took very seriously and which gave to his decision-making a deeply prudential quality and to his authority an unmatched magnanimity. "His integrity was pure, his justice the most inflexible I have ever known, no motives of interest or consanguinity, of friendship or hatred, being able to bias his decision," Jefferson later observed. "He was, indeed, in every sense of the words, a wise, a good, and a great man."

George Washington, Draft First Inaugural Address, April 1789: “The blessed Religion revealed in the word of God will remain an eternal and awful monument to prove that the best Institution may be abused by human depravity; and that they may even, in some instances be made subservient to the vilest purposes. Should, hereafter, those incited by the lust of power and prompted by the Supineness or venality of their Constituents, overleap the known barriers of this Constitution and violate the unalienable rights of humanity: it will only serve to shew, that no compact among men (however provident in its construction and sacred in its ratification) can be pronounced everlasting and inviolable, and if I may so express myself, that no Wall of words, that no mound of parchm[en]t can be so formed as to stand against the sweeping torrent of boundless ambition on the side, aided by the sapping current of corrupted morals on the other.”

From George Washington's private prayer journal. "O most glorious God ... Direct my thoughts, words and work, wash away my sins in the immaculate blood of the Lamb, and purge my heart by thy Holy Spirit.... Daily frame me more and more into the likeness of thy Son Jesus Christ.... Thou gavest thy Son to die for me, and hast given me assurance of salvation...."

"Cleanse my soul O Lord, I beseech thee, from whatever is offensive to thee, and hurtful to me, and give me what is convenient for me. Watch over me this night, and give me comfortable and sweet sleep to fit me for the service of the day following. Let my soul watch for the coming of the Lord Jesus; let my bed put me in mind of my grave, and my rising from there of my last resurrection; O heavenly Father, so frame this heart of mine, that I may ever delight to live according to thy will and command, in holiness and righteousness before thee all the days of my life."

"Almighty God…I yield Thee humble and hearty thanks that thou has preserved me from the danger of the night past, and brought me to the light of the day, and the comforts thereof, a day which is consecrated to Thine own service and for Thine own honor. Let my heart, therefore, Gracious God, be so affected with the glory and majesty of it, that I may not do mine own works, but wait on thee, and discharge those weighty duties thou requirest of me."
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...a bit early for Christmas, but I couldn't help myself...
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An empire Recruitment poster. The Empire never really struck me as a subtle establishment.

the 12x18 Poster is now available at my Etsy store: [link]
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CAPUA!!! SHALL I BEGIN!

i was seeing a tv series called SPARTACUS, if you dont know what im talking about its a mix betwen 300 and gladiator but with more blood and sex but less budget xD
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Hades, the Greek god of of the dead and ruler of the underworld and all the riches found within
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Major Valor, III

During a fight between the Serpent Sectarium, Timothy Powers, JR was injured severely. Though his injures were fully restored to normal and brought back to good health by the Medibot, Timothy decided to retire from the hero business, and decided to give up the Mantle of the Major Valor.

Enter Henry Hall, a steel worker and friend of Timothy Powers. Henry decided he wanted in on the big secret his friend had kept from him for years. Timothy decided to go into business in the private sector and develop the MM-1 (Mineral Maximizer) harness technology to smaller and less powerful mining and archaeological tools. Thus was Born the company of Powers Industrial National Technical Enterprise or P.I. N. T.E. for short.

Henry Hall was in great physical shape, and one day stumbled into a stair well locked with a pad lock. The fall knocked the old lock loose, and Henry fell into a dark room. The room opened up to an elevator. Henry pressed the only button on the wall, and stepped into the strange looking machine. On the back wall of the machine was the symbol of Major Valor, the super hero member of the Guardian Legion!! Henry thought, "Could this be his hideout? Is a member of P.I.N.T.E. secretly Major valor?"

upon entering the secret invention room built within the new Industrial Plant of P. I. N. T. E., Henry found the costume of Major Valor, and a previous version locked in a glass case with many wondrous and specialized equipment dating back to World War II..as souvenirs of great adventures. Strange weaponry, and materials lined the walls. A large computer screen, with the Guardian Legion logo adorned the wall in front of him..

Timothy Powers, JR was taken by surprise when he found his business partner and friend Henry in his secret lair. Confronting Henry, Timothy decided to come clean and tell the entire story of his relationship to Major Valor, and the Guardian Legion. Henry was so inspired by this story that he begged Timothy for the chance to take his place as the new Major Valor.. Timothy accepted, but on one condition..

Henry must wear the new upgrade of the MM-1 (Mineral Maximizer) the new improved MM-II..

This new upgrade allowed Henry Hall to manipulate Minerals and formulate weaponry at an alarmingly fast speed, and the helmet contained pre-existing weaponry configurations that Henry could select by his brain waves via the mental link in his helmet. So with the aide of the former Major Valor, II (timothy powers, JR) Henry Hall donning the upgraded MM-2 Harness became, Major Valor, III!!




Major Valor, II:

The Great Grandson of Anthony powers, Timothy powers, Jr had Inherited the home of Anthony Powers in the foothills of West Virginia. Timothy Powers was the middle child of the Powers family, and son of wealthy Media Mogul, Timothy Powers, SR. His older Brother was Adam Powers (the Star Superion), and Johnathan Powers (The Magnaman).

While investigating the inherited home of his great grandfather, Timothy powers, Jr discovered a Secret door in his grandfather's study, and a stair case that lead deep beneath the ground. making his way to the main entrance, Timothy found himself in a massive Bunker deep beneath the property, and discovered many trophies and strange and unusual weapons.

Tripping a Switch, A video recorded diary of his great Grandfather's suddenly came on, in the video Anthony Powers explained the Powers Legacy to Timothy Powers, JR and told of his greatest acheivement, the MM-1. Timothy Powers having been inspired by his Great Grandfather's service to the country, and having recently found out about his Brother's Super powers decided to take on the Mantle of Major Valor, and joined the Guardian Legion. Now the 3 Powers Brothers fight evil together.

Major Valor, II is basically the same in costume with that of the first Major Valor, the only difference is that the jumpsuit worn beneath the MM-1 Harness is black with White Stripes. Timothy Powers, JR is developing a new upgraded version of the Mineral Maximizer, and when finished, he will use that costume and weapon. He plans to keep the MM-1 as a reminder of his Great Grandfathers achievements during World War II.

The secret Bunker beneath Powers Manor serves as the main base of operations for Major Valor. having modernized the facility and working with The mysterious Government Agent known only as "the Chief " Timothy powers fights evil and defends freedom in the name of Major Valor!!


The Mineral Maximizer has the ability to control various Mineral Elements, creating useful tools and abilities for the wearer. Among the powers and Abilities of Major Valor, these are the ones he mainly employs when fighting crime.

Mineral Maximizer Power Use:

1. Large Stone Fists
2. Stone Armor
3. Stone Mallet or Stone Sledge Hammer
4. Stone Shield
5. Stone Prison
6. Ground Assault and Earthquake Attack
7. Crystal Sword
8. Crystal Armor
9. Crystal Bullet Strike
10. Crystal Fists
11. Crystal Prison

Major Valor, I:


In 1938 Anthony Powers, a young inventor, discovered a way to produce Magnetic and Sonic Waves that could manipulate and control Minerals. Using this discovery to create a Machine that could allow him to exploit this fact, Anthony decided to create a Harness. He called this Machine the MM-1, (Mineral Maximizer Series 1).

But before Anthony Powers could utilize his discovery for financial gain, World War 2 Broke in Europe, America was attacked, and the nation mourned the dead from pearl Harbor. Feeling his duty to Join the War effort, Anthony converted his harness into a costume, dubbing himself Major Valor, he convinced the U.S. Army to induct him into their Top Secret "Super Soldiers of Victory" Team and fought against Supernatural and super villain Nazi Threats.

His main nemesis was the Silver-Wolf, a Nazi super spy and assassin. All the exploits of the Superhero Known as Major Valor, were classified top secret, and not even Anthony powers family knew of his secret life as that of the Major Valor!
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In an apocalyptic world where no brains remain save that of the cryogenically preserved Adolf Hitler's, Zombie Jesus will battle the mechanical new body of Robot Hitler to sate his appetite!

Art by Lawrence Denvir
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I went to the crossroad
Fell down on my knees
I went to the crossroad
Fell down on my knees
Asked the Lord above "Have mercy now,
Save poor Bob, if you please"

"Crossroad Blues" - ROBERT JOHNSON
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This really happened; on the planet Maryx Minor (see here for starters [link]), Fett and Vader duked it out on the volcanic planet. Bear in mind this was before Vader hired him to catch Solo. I know that this skirmish was a major factor in Vader's selection of bounty hunters later on.
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Here is a commission for :iconotaku-beastboy: of her character Tiki!! Let me know what you guys think!!
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