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What ! .. No Harry Potter ?

Posted by Big John on December 17, 2013

After the ‘over-the-top’ BBC and press coverage of the life and death of Nelson Mandela, one would have expected that he would have come top of the latest list of the most famous and influential people in the history of the world, as he was even compared to Jesus Christ: but old ‘Madiba’ only rated the number 356th place on the list headed by …

… Yes ! … That’s right …  Jesus Christ !

Now, please feel free to correct me, but to the best of my knowledge, there is no actual proof that Jesus ever existed, unlike other religious leaders such as No. 4 on the list .. Mohammad, No. 17 .. Martin Luther, No. 52  .. Buddha, and even No. 89 .. Ali, “the father of Sufism”, so should this mystery man of a ‘Messiah’ be on this list at all ?

Well, perhaps he could be squeezed in at the No. 85 spot with that other great ‘mythical’ character …

… King Arthur !  ..  ;-)

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One Response to “What ! .. No Harry Potter ?”

  1. Ginnie said

    Somehow I can see Nelson Mandela chuckling over this poll, that is if he wasted the time contemplating it.

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