These are organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma. More…
Folklore Bookshelf (Project Gutenberg), Folklore Portal (Wikipedia)
Mythology & Folklore (Yahoo Answers), Mythology (Infoplease),
Snopes: Urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation, Lost Legends (Snopes), Old Wives’ Tales (Snopes)
folklore : an often unsupported notion, story, or saying that is widely circulated — Webster
myth : a usually traditional story of ostensibly historical events that serves to unfold part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon — Webster
legend : a story coming down from the past; especially : one popularly regarded as historical although not verifiable — Webster
Encyclopedia Mythica is a famous encyclopedia with over 6,000 entries about mythology and folklore from around the world. Includes definitions and images of many heroes, legendary creatures, gods and goddesses, and related news articles.
Snopes.com The definitive fact-checking site and reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation.
A Message from Snopes’ Managing Editor
by Doreen Marchionni on June 20, 2019 at 3:08 pm
We think you’ll be pleased. […]
Police Shooting Poses Buttigieg’s Biggest 2020...
by Associated Press on June 20, 2019 at 2:41 pm
Fifty-four-year-old Eric Logan was fatally shot by Sgt. Ryan O'Neill, who was responding to a report of a person breaking into cars. […]
Biden’s Words on Segregationist Senators Draw...
by Associated Press on June 20, 2019 at 2:26 pm
Joe Biden didn't back down and was particularly defiant in the face of criticism from New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, who said the former vice president should apologize. […]
Russia to Release 100 Illegally Captured Whales
by Associated Press on June 20, 2019 at 2:19 pm
Deputy Prime Minister Alexei Gordeyev said that the operation to fully re-introduce the mammals back into the wild would take at least four months. […]
Iran Revolutionary Guard Shoots Down US Drone...
by Associated Press on June 20, 2019 at 9:09 am
The Guard said it shot down the drone over Iranian airspace, while two U.S. officials told The Associated Press that the downing happened over international airspace in the Strait of Hormuz. […]