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Carolus Rex

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ParlementumParlementum wrote the following post Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:50:09 -0700
Download 400,000 Free Classical Musical Scores & 46,000 Free Classical Recordings from the International Music Score Library Project

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The pleasure of listening to classical music, as every classical music aficionado knows, goes well beyond listening to one's favorite piece.
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IF YOU DOUBT HISTORY IS REPEATING ITSELF, when would you want us to say it?  When history repeats itself all the way?  To hell with that.
-- Anne Frank Center
tekk
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@cer Come now, don't you know that whole history repeating itself is marxist garbage? ;)
Carolus Rex
  
It doesn't repeat, but it rhymes.
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Hardcore History 60 – The Celtic Holocaust

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Julius Caesar is our travel guide as he takes us through his murderous subjugation of the native Celtic tribal peoples of ancient Gaul. It sounds vaguely like other, recent European colonial conquests…until the natives nearly win.
Three Hour Swim to Evade Police

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High speed Lincoln County police chase ends in three-hour swim

It was a chase like no other as a man fleeing from Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputies swam in the Columbia River for three hours Thursday with a boat containing deputies and a Washington State Patrol trooper trailing behind him.
Walk 9 August 2017

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Raptors catching a fish: 1
Banjo players who loved my boater: 1
Flasks used for 'medicinal purposes': 1
Swinging suspension bridge: 1

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Rich SF residents get a shock: Someone bought their street
Thanks to a little-noticed auction sale, a South Bay couple are the proud owners of one of the most exclusive streets in San Francisco — and they’re looking for ways to make their purchase pay. Tina Lam and Michael Cheng snatched up Presidio Terrace — the block-long, private oval street lined by 35 megamillion-dollar mansions — for $90,000 ...
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The Reverend David Sheppard, curate in Islington, playing #cricket with local boys in the street, 20th June 1956.
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Manuel
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I was born in 1956, but I do not remember the world in black and white as in photography but as an explosion of colors. Of course I did not play cricket either :-) The photo is beautiful.
My $5 Find

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Yashica Lynx-14 (1965) - mike eckman dot com

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What is it? This is a Yashica Lynx-14 35mm rangefinder camera made in Japan starting in 1965.  The Lynx was Yashica’s top of the line 35mm rangefinder series in the 1960s.  The first two models, the Lynx 1000 and 5000 both had fast f/1.8 lenses with modern light... Continue reading
Koal and the Beefeater

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giac hellvecio
  
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Carolus Rex
  
You captured her exactly!
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WannaCry: Someone has emptied ransom accounts tied to the cyberattack

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More than $140,000 has been drained from three bitcoin accounts linked to the ransomware virus that hit hundreds of thousands of computers around the world in May.
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‘World of Warcraft’ video game currency now worth more than Venezuelan money

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Venezuelan resident and Twitter user @KalebPrime first made the discovery July 14 and tweeted at the time that on the Venezuela’s black market — now the most-used method of currency exchange within Venezuela according to NPR — you can get $1 for 8493.97 bolivars. Meanwhile, a “WoW” token, which can be bought for $20 from the in-game auction house, is worth 8385 gold per dollar.
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Iamb confident I have my dactyls in a row. To re-spondee is Pyrrhic, an utter de-feet.
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Spain honours Ladino language of Jewish exiles

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Royal academy sets up Judeo-Spanish branch dedicated to preserving language spoken by people expelled 500 years ago
Rigging 2011

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giac hellvecio
  
@elmussol , now,  in what TVshow do you think  when you see a photo like this?

you are assimilated @elmussol  :-D ;-)
Carolus Rex
  
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elmussol
  
Wrong coloured sails...
Life Finds a Way

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Quintili Vare, legiones redde!

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New Excavation Will Examine Germany's Legendary "Founding Battle"

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The dig hopes to find conclusive evidence that Kalkriese is the site of the Battle of Teutoburg Forest
Mike Macgirvin
  
Arminius is like my great great great (add several more greats) granddad.
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Doesn't surprise me in the least. winking face
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Goodbye iPod, and Thanks for All the Tunes

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Today officially marks the end of Apple's era of standalone music players.
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The Lost MuseumThe Lost Museum wrote the following post Tue, 25 Jul 2017 01:12:16 -0700
This truly delightful mammoth ivory carving from Vogelherd Cave is the oldest known image of a hedgehog. It is 40,000 years old #IceAgeArt https://t.co/SesBhKpzks

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