Signs of the Apocalypse: Mysteriously Rotating Egyptian Mummy Statue

By Luke Y. Thompson in Miscellaneous, zombies
Monday, June 24, 2013 at 11:33 am

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Found 80 years ago in a Mummy's tomb, this offering to Osiris in a Manchester museum recently began a slow rotation that can be seen via time-lapse video (after the jump). Could the movement just be the result of simple physics?

Nahh. An ancient curse is the only possible answer. I think we need Brendan Fraser to get to the bottom of this. Or Ben Stiller.

Less probable: a la The Phantom Menace, the statue simply spontaneously thought to itself, "I'll try spinning, that's a good trick! Whaaaaaoooooohhhh!"

Click on for the video...



via Gawker

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