Naples:life,death & Miracle contact: Jeff Matthews

            
Everything is related to Naples
- ErN

These items are all in the main index, as well. The original premise of this list is explained in the title, above, and no. 1, below. The collection has now evolved a bit into simply a place to put some of the quirky and more unusual items.

There are currently 165 entries in this series. Links by number & title:


1.   The Whiffenpoof Song
2.   I dreamt that I dwelt in Marble Halls
3.   Camels
4.   Shape-Shifters & Boston Legal
5.   Frankenstein
6.   The Wonderful Wizard of Chittenango
7.   Artos, Portos, Tom, Jerry & Dumas
8.   A. Christie, Melfi, Malfi, Amalfi & Mozart
9.   Gretna Green, Penelope & Carlo
10.  Algonquins, Seals, Vesuvius & W. Marlow
11. ...except These Pseudo-Neapolitan Songs
12. Tosca & the Queen of Naples
13. Bonnie Prince Jacopo
14. King Arthur
15. The Knights Templar
16. Take Two Saints and Call Me Tomorrow
17. Jelly Beans, Mother Teresa & Mu
18. Bull Fighting in Naples
19. Laurel, Hardy & Fra Diavolo
20. Buffalo Bill
21. The Confederate Flag
22. Brother Volcano, Sister City
23. We Hold these Noodles to be Self-Evident
24. The Man who wrote the US Constitution?
25. The Messiah from Khorgbar
26. Eleanor’s Falcon, Kritarchs & Aragon
27. Fučík, Verdi, Mike & Lola
28. Sherlock Holmes & the Medium of Naples
29. Everybody Loves Lucy
30. Homer, Vico, Naples  & the Ur-Google
31. Essere o non essere...
32. The Great White Fleet
33. Tequila & General Championnet
34. Raiders of the Lost Shroud
35. Musical Instruments & Exploding Heads
36. Joining a Gym on Golden Pool
37. Wherefore Art Thou Illiterate?
38. Magicians & Fortune Tellers
39. Lizards, Leprechauns and Little Monks
40. Outlaw Music
41. Ugliness
42. Cervantes in Naples
43. Hand Gestures & Andrea de Jorio
44. Real Coffee & Gambrinus
45. The Evil Eye (malocchio)
46. Unusual Names
47. Punks on Bikes
48. Highnames and Bynames
49. Dog Sitting
50. The Swiss in Naples
51. The Semiotics of Pizza
52. Movie Star Dogs
53. Joining a Monastery
54. Ancient Comedy Clubs
55. Bubalus Bubalis
56. The Great Race of 1908
57. Halloween & the Witches of Benevento
58. Russian Horses
59. Casanova in Naples
60. Copyright Laws
61. Alfred Krupp & via Krupp on Capri
62. Archaic Units of Measure
63. Ghost Towns
64. The Grand Tour
65. Driving Miss Godzilla
66. Increasing the Size of Your Ad!
67. The Bearded Lady of Naples
68. Tiberius, a fish story
69. The Big Rock Cockayne Mountain
70. Virgins
71. Mon(n)a Lisa
72. Neo-Realism
73. Fighting for Two Souths
74. Marie d'Enghien
75. Secret Tunnels!
76. The Gentle Street Scam
77. The Raspberry, Bronx Cheer
78. Zeppelin attack on Naples!
79. English forts on Capri
80. Baloney
81. Nestor's Cup
82. The Castrati
83. Roy. G. Biv, Housepainter
84. Luck, Wine & Doo-doo
85. Gaudí, Viola & Ischia
86. Abu Tabela & Afghanistan
87. The Tale of Tales
88. Bird symbolism & Amalfi
89. Odessa, the forgotten ship
90. Just another old castle
91. La Mortella gardens on Ischia
92. The Devil's Footprints
93. The Royal Poorhouse
94. The Nile in Naples
95. Caves & Tunnels
96. Votive wall shrines
97. Crooked streets
98. Confusing statues
99. The Fjord of Furore
100. Graffiti
101. St. Joseph's genitals
102. The feminiello
103. Culture of Death
104. The 'Sails' of Scampia
105. The Fontanelle ossuary
106. ...but the Architrave lingers on
107. Taxis, Petty Theft & Muggings
108. Yiddish & Pizza
109. No noir is good noir
110. La smorfia
111. Two Things that are gone
112. "Scopa!"
113. Land of Work?
114. Paleo-Christianity in Naples
115. The Rock of Hercules
116. Proud to be a Troglodyte
117. Academia Secretorum Naturae
118. Megaliths
119. The Waters of Chiatamone
120. The Spanish Quarter
121. Roman fast-food!
122. Neapolitans in Milan (film)
123. The Neapolitan mandolin
124. The ex-Military Hospital
125. wine, names of wine & wine pest
126. Of Ships & Sails & Water Cabs
127. The Guitar in Naples
128. Symbols of Naples
129. Mt. Echia
130. The musical soap
131. The scrolls in the villa
132. Bank Robbers & Latin
133. Halloween
134. The change to the euro
135. Getting by & Bureaucracy
136. The Wishing Tree
137. Mummies & evil spirits
138. Leon Jessel, Betty Boop, & Totò
139. Anacapri
140. Mythical train stations
141. Health Care & Thomas Aquinas
142. The Missing Scientist, Ettore Majorana
143. Malta
144. Johann Sebastian Bach
145. The Cruise
146. Myths: Urban, Euro & Napo
147. The Manfred Who Would Be King
148. Lucky Luciano
149. Did the Bourbons Come from Troy?
150. Carmina Burana & the Wheel of Fortune
151. Shades of Venice & Persia!
152. in-F.A.Q.s about Ponza
153. The Khedive's Neapolitan Villa
154. Jung, Spielrein & C.G. Carus
155. Idiot's Guide to Classical Iconography
156. Lake Fusaro, Hell-Hounds & Hunting Lodges
157. Baia, Baths & Cimmerian Darkness
158. The Italian Wars & the 3-body Problem
159. The Chimp & I
160. Lo Guarracino
161. Early Modern Humans in southern Italy
162. Naples is a paradise inhabited by devils
163. How Artemisia & Judith Improved my Vocabulary
164. The National Anthem of Naples & other musical curiosities
165. Ratchets  (musical)


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