Pharaoh Amenhotep II and his pets

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by LaserT, May 1, 2014.

  1. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun. Gold

    Reputations:
    348,112
    Joined:
    May 3, 2013
    Messages:
    20,087
    Likes Received:
    37,019
    The Egyptian Pharaoh lived around 1400 BC. He was the 7th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty. His strong point was military power and used it to quell uprisings as far as Syria. He was known to have his army's move extremely swiftly, catching opposing forces off guard. He once caught seven princes in one day in the area of Tikhsi. In his older age, he pointed more towards construction. He finished many undone temples and buildings that were though to be "unfinishable". These royal pets that were found in the tomb next to Amenhotep II in the Valley of the Kings.


    [​IMG]

    Amenhotep II pet monkey and dog



    [​IMG]

    Amenhotep II

    [​IMG]

    The tomb and sarcophagus of Amenhotep II


     
    Last edited: May 1, 2014
  2. Bungzilla

    Bungzilla Active Member

    Reputations:
    10,183
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    937
    Likes Received:
    104
  3. Turtle Man

    Turtle Man Hello Darling Gold

    Reputations:
    131,700
    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2011
    Messages:
    9,382
    Likes Received:
    11,664
    I see the resemblance
     
  4. skylarbrie

    skylarbrie VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    32,831
    Joined:
    Apr 26, 2012
    Messages:
    10,400
    Likes Received:
    6,738
    good find
     
  5. Bungzilla

    Bungzilla Active Member

    Reputations:
    10,183
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    937
    Likes Received:
    104
    fixed

    [​IMG]
     
  6. cygnus2112

    cygnus2112 In The Prep Room

    Reputations:
    -55,893
    Joined:
    Apr 1, 2012
    Messages:
    3,445
    Likes Received:
    4,920
    Their embalming technique was amazing and painstakingly difficult. The entire procedure could take a month back then. We've come a long way, but man were they so good at it.
     
  7. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun. Gold

    Reputations:
    348,112
    Joined:
    May 3, 2013
    Messages:
    20,087
    Likes Received:
    37,019
    Their construction and medical techniques were advanced as hell. They also came up with the condom and high heel shoes. :D


    [​IMG]

    Sorry, but I just love a woman in high heels. :dontknow:
     
  8. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

    Reputations:
    240,262
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    38,685
    Likes Received:
    39,400
    Anybody ever want to be buried with a pet?
     
  9. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun. Gold

    Reputations:
    348,112
    Joined:
    May 3, 2013
    Messages:
    20,087
    Likes Received:
    37,019
    Yeah I'm one of those people. :snicker:
     
    Last edited: May 1, 2014
  10. cygnus2112

    cygnus2112 In The Prep Room

    Reputations:
    -55,893
    Joined:
    Apr 1, 2012
    Messages:
    3,445
    Likes Received:
    4,920
    Has never come up at my funeral home and I don't think NY state law will allow it. I'm pretty sure its not allowed.
     
  11. HotGary222

    HotGary222 Active Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    49
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2013
    Messages:
    111
    Likes Received:
    83
    Is that a greyhound? I know greyhound lineage is long, but damn that is kool to see. Amazing.

    Let Howards people go!
     
  12. LaserT

    LaserT You have to have fun. Gold

    Reputations:
    348,112
    Joined:
    May 3, 2013
    Messages:
    20,087
    Likes Received:
    37,019
    My guess, it was a Pharaoh Hound. Same high elbows and flip paws.


    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: May 1, 2014
  13. Captain

    Captain Alto, Blanco y Guapo Gold

    Reputations:
    139,994
    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2013
    Messages:
    6,330
    Likes Received:
    11,912


    I don't. But I know a certain blond socialite that I would love to see buried with a whole menagerie of pets . . .




    [​IMG]
     
  14. gd9tsd9tas9sa9

    gd9tsd9tas9sa9 New Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    -16,511
    Joined:
    Jan 24, 2012
    Messages:
    4,246
    Likes Received:
    5
    Ever see the movie Bubba Hotep? Bruce Campbell good movie
     
  15. Batwings

    Batwings Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    5,274
    Joined:
    Jan 20, 2012
    Messages:
    1,095
    Likes Received:
    812
    Nice post!
     
  16. Gusbuss

    Gusbuss VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    45,393
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    3,962
    Likes Received:
    2,877

    What about a dog cremation remains ? That's what I thought you could do. I never really investigated.
    :dontknow:
     
  17. Just Peachy

    Just Peachy VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    278,084
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    54,635
    Likes Received:
    25,616
    I've gotten all of my pets cremated when they've died. I want us all mixed together and then poured around a giant oak tree.
     
  18. Keyless Chuck

    Keyless Chuck Barely a VIP

    Reputations:
    28,794
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    3,171
    Likes Received:
    1,682
    Can I have some of your ashes so I can spread them around my tomato plants?
     
  19. Just Peachy

    Just Peachy VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    278,084
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    54,635
    Likes Received:
    25,616
    Sure! Ashes are nature's friend. ;)
     
  20. cygnus2112

    cygnus2112 In The Prep Room

    Reputations:
    -55,893
    Joined:
    Apr 1, 2012
    Messages:
    3,445
    Likes Received:
    4,920
    Long island crematorium will cremate your pets remains no problem. And being buried with those remains is legal. Being buried in the same casket with an emablmed animal is not legal.