On Sun, 19 Aug 2001, Jesse Bangs wrote:
> I don't need to take the Biblical story literally, but I wonder if there
> are any better explanations for the origin of the Babel myth. Doesn't an
> equivalent myth occur in many Native American cultures, too?
In the Choctaw version, the people wanted to know what the sky
and clouds were. They began building a mound out of rocks so they could