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Hard to get out of

For decades, I have exhibited on my shelves two minor pieces of Gandhara sculpture, a stylized head of Buddha and a fragment of a stone frieze, an art form that developed in the northern region. -western Pakistan and eastern Afghanistan…

Today in history

Today in history Today is Thursday, July 8, the 189th day of 2021. There are 176 days left in the year. The highlight of today's history:On July 8, 1947, a New Mexico newspaper, the Roswell!-->…

Farewell to Donald Rumsfeld

At 2:40 p.m. on September 11, 2001, Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld gave orders to one of his subordinates. Among Rumsfeld's thoughts: Better info quickly.Pretty goodjudge so well enoughpress SH @ at the same timenot just UBL And:…