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  Topic: What did Alexandar fight for?
Spike

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PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the man   Posted: Mon Oct 04, 2004 2:04 am   Subject: What did Alexandar fight for?
Very interesting opinion in Alexander's motives Karl-Hitos. A man who could achieve what Alexander did, cannot be judged by normal standards..

he said gentleman of Macedon lets conquer the whole wo ...
  Topic: Alexander/Hephaestion Article in "Out Magazine"
Spike

Replies: 19
Views: 25450

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Pre-Release   Posted: Sun Oct 03, 2004 3:26 pm   Subject: Alexander/Hephaestion Article in "Out Magazine"
I think that you didn't understand my post.
I certainly believe that Alexander had relationship with other men, probably with Hephaistion and Bagoas. But he was not homosexual in the modern sense.
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  Topic: What are YOUR "top 2" reasons why Alexander was gr
Spike

Replies: 38
Views: 26162

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the man   Posted: Sat Oct 02, 2004 2:31 am   Subject: What are YOUR "top 2" reasons why Alexander was gr
Listen people, this argument is getting old.
There can be no distinction between Greeks and Macedonians. Its like saying the Greeks and the Spartans.
The Athenians who were ionians(natives to the r ...
  Topic: Alexander/Hephaestion Article in "Out Magazine"
Spike

Replies: 19
Views: 25450

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Pre-Release   Posted: Sat Oct 02, 2004 2:02 am   Subject: Alexander/Hephaestion Article in "Out Magazine"
Its one thing to have hints of Alexander's (bi)sexuality and another thing entirely to have homosexual love scenes. That would disturb alot of people.
Hopefully they 'll be removed.
  Topic: how to pronounce bagoas?
Spike

Replies: 6
Views: 12379

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Pre-Release   Posted: Sat Oct 02, 2004 1:52 am   Subject: how to pronounce bagoas?
I'll give it a try.
BAGOAS is pronounced Bah-goh-as.
If i'm not right, someone will correct me.
  Topic: Alexander Photos Section
Spike

Replies: 103
Views: 152032

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Pre-Release   Posted: Thu Sep 23, 2004 9:13 pm   Subject: Alexander Photos Section
Great picture zoe! They really look young, and Farrel's expression is very convincing.
  Topic: Altered death scene
Spike

Replies: 17
Views: 21134

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Pre-Release   Posted: Mon Sep 20, 2004 10:00 pm   Subject: Altered death scene
He is clearly injured but to me it doesn't look like a death scene. Come on, an arrow?! It isn't only against the "book" but it is also a cheap way to die.
Trust in Oliver. That's all i have to say ...
  Topic: Alexander I & Philip II won in Greek Olympics!!!!
Spike

Replies: 17
Views: 21031

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the man   Posted: Fri Sep 17, 2004 12:46 am   Subject: Alexander I & Philip II won in Greek Olympics!!!!
I thought that most people in this forum knew sth about history. Alas, that seems not to be the case.
Solun,
1)your signature is an affront to the greek people and a serious provocation to the Gre ...
  Topic: Which is the best book about Alexandar?
Spike

Replies: 50
Views: 71767

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the man   Posted: Sat Sep 11, 2004 11:34 pm   Subject: Which is the best book about Alexandar?
I would also add that Bush controls people...because they vote for him.
And this shows that today, people with no charisma can be leaders as opposed to ancient times.
I don't think there is anyon ...
  Topic: Alexander The Great Mt.
Spike

Replies: 39
Views: 36043

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the man   Posted: Sat Sep 11, 2004 11:15 pm   Subject: Alexander The Great Mt.
I wonder why they call him the King of Greece and throughout the whole site there is not one mention of Macedonia.

Was he not the King of Macedonia?

Conquerer of all the Hellas states, Egypt a ...
  Topic: Alexander The Great Mt.
Spike

Replies: 39
Views: 36043

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the man   Posted: Thu Sep 09, 2004 2:06 am   Subject: Alexander The Great Mt.
Sometimes you can learn things when you least expect it. Thank you Swedish-Historian, i had no idea. I've researched it and it was meant to be completed alongside the olympics. That chance has come an ...
  Topic: Alexander The potential to be a great movie
Spike

Replies: 10
Views: 11188

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Pre-Release   Posted: Sat Sep 04, 2004 11:51 pm   Subject: Alexander The potential to be a great movie
Vickie, you are absolutely right. Yours is the perspective we all must have when we go to see this movie. I mean, i didn't have any reason to complain but i did. Now i have a little more confidence in ...
  Topic: Hello from Athens!
Spike

Replies: 6
Views: 4693

PostForum: Say Hello   Posted: Sat Sep 04, 2004 11:30 pm   Subject: Hello from Athens!
Hey there Child of a dream! Nice name and avatar you chose. I have trouble finding a suitable avatar for this forum. I want sth depicting a greek warrior. I guess i have to search more.
  Topic: Alexander The potential to be a great movie
Spike

Replies: 10
Views: 11188

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Pre-Release   Posted: Sat Sep 04, 2004 1:22 am   Subject: Alexander The potential to be a great movie
The cast is great! No doubt about it. At first i was sceptical with colin as alexander. But the moment i saw a pic, the dark clouds were gone. I am not sure it will appease everyone though. It will be ...
  Topic: Hello from Athens!
Spike

Replies: 6
Views: 4693

PostForum: Say Hello   Posted: Sat Sep 04, 2004 1:13 am   Subject: Hello from Athens!
Thank you, and now that you mentioned it, did i say i was a volunteer?
(I am not trying to show off, honestly. But then again.... Cool )
 
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