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Topic: The Valentich Disappearance (1978)
Posted: Monday, October 22, 2018 2:53:45 AM
«It is hovering, it is not an airplane» were his last words. He was abducted live, so to speak.
Topic: There was no use in trying to emancipate a wife who had not the dimmest notion that she was not free.
Posted: Friday, October 19, 2018 11:37:56 AM
The hardest thing is to free those who do not know they are not free. This is the problem with the populations of many authoritarian and totalitarian countries.
Topic: The Sordid Truth behind Degas's Ballet Dancers
Posted: Friday, October 19, 2018 4:11:04 AM
Just exotic dance of the period. No need to attach too much importance to "ballet". Ballet, cabaret, strip club are essentially the same. Not much artistic value involved.
Topic: Marie Carmichael Stopes (1880)
Posted: Monday, October 15, 2018 3:30:55 AM
Why should paleobotanist have entered the field of sex life and family planning?
Topic: Hannah Arendt (1906)
Posted: Sunday, October 14, 2018 11:48:08 AM
Linking Nazism and communism is not a bad idea. It is somehow sad however, that communism receives less criticism and denunciation than Nazism does.
Topic: UK mom undergoes double hand transplant
Posted: Sunday, October 14, 2018 5:11:36 AM
I personally would prefer something robotic instead.
Topic: The Plague of Justinian
Posted: Sunday, October 14, 2018 5:08:19 AM
This idiot doomed Italy to be the failed state for centuries by expelling Ostrogoths. With Gothic rule the country had the chance to succeed on the historical and political arena. Compare Spain, where the first kings were Vizigoths.
Topic: So much has been said and sung of beautiful young girls, why don't somebody wake up to the beauty of old women?
Posted: Saturday, October 13, 2018 12:40:30 PM
Beautiful is associated with being physically attractive. This is not characteristic of old persons (if we are not talking about gerontophilia).
Topic: The Gregorian Calendar
Posted: Friday, October 12, 2018 4:16:49 PM
Some Orthodox churches still use archaic and demoded calendar systems.
Topic: Difference from Adverbial "There"
Posted: Friday, October 12, 2018 4:15:13 PM
Dummy there does not convey the meaning of being somewhere.

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