nickthegun wrote:It's also somewhat ironic given he probably found that particular myth on some random weblink.mowgli wrote:Is that a psychic, preemptive response to a post he hasnt even made yet?
Settle down Gremmi, google can only take so much strain!
Anyway. In Greek, the translation was for a specific type of wormwood (the type that makes absinthe - named from the Greek Apsinthos or something (I'm sure otto can clarify the exact term) which means 'bitter'). Chornobyl refers to mugwort, which isn't the same thing.
Dodgy translation + conspiracy theory/religious nutters = 2 + 2 = 5