Hacking Shem-Re: 2824 BC

Pharaoh Nynetjer Hacks Shem-Re

2824 BC, December 31, Saturday —Egypt: Pharaoh Nyneter hacked up the city of Shem-Re and the House of the North. While that might seem a bit rude, such is the nature of war and pharaohs. Even though this was t...
Callanish Stones: 2825 BC

Callanish Stones Erected

2825 BC, December 31, Friday —Location: 58° 11′ 52.44″ North, 6° 44′ 39.48″ West The Callanish Stones have been erected for the purpose of much Bronze Age ritual activity, which is to say truly wild and crazy ...
Nynetjer: Race Of The Apis Bull: 2827 BC

Nynetjer Raced the Apis Bull

2827 BC, December 31, Tuesday —Egypt: Nynetjer raced the Apis bull in a rather entertaining demonstration of his worthiness to be king. Some said it was rigged, but they were summarily executed. Nice way to ce...