Comment by SteveInCO on October 23, 2013 at 12:55am

Jesus was nailed to a tree.  Odin carries a hammer.  Do the math.

Comment by Unseen on October 23, 2013 at 8:26am

As a bonus, Odin is mortal. All of the Nordic gods are mortal. According to the Norse religion, the world will end at an event called Ragnarok, and the gods will by bye-bye at the same time along with everyone else.

Comment by SteveInCO on October 23, 2013 at 9:27am

Jesus was nailed to a tree.  Odin carries a hammer.  Do the math.

*facepalm*  I'm not up on my Norse mythology but isn't it Thor who carries the hammer?  I suspect the picture is of Thor even though the caption pertains to Odin (who as I recall had one eye, having traded the other for wisdom).

Comment by Gallup's Mirror on October 23, 2013 at 2:07pm

A couple of ice giants still walk the earth. It's probably because Odin packs a hammer and these dudes pack guns. Another god bites the dust.

Comment by Unseen on October 23, 2013 at 4:42pm

@SteveInCo - Odin carried a spear named Gungnir, Thor a hammer named Mjolnir.  

Comment by H3xx on October 23, 2013 at 7:48pm

They were vikings. Just because they had signature weapons, didn't mean they didn't use anything else.

And as long as we're making children pray to fictional characters, let's add Beta Ray Bill to that list.

Comment by _Robert_ on October 23, 2013 at 9:42pm

The Ragnarok is near.

Comment by Warren on October 27, 2013 at 9:41pm

What's with the cape? What does that do but maybe get caught on something (The Incredibles)

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