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The Bridge Of The Parthenon Marbles

As I have vowed to devote a decent amount of time to the possession of The Parthenon Marbles by the British Museum and the struggle for their return to Athens—where they belong—I follow what others are doing to build that bridge from London to Athens.  And early last year while I had made several attempts […]

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A Word About Making Words…

I hadn’t planned to share my exploits so early, but sometimes necessity forces us to abandon our schedules, and move beyond them, for the purpose of clarification. About that war I mentioned in my previous post… Someone just now brought it to my attention—as if I hadn’t noticed—that there is a typographical error on the […]