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The Medical Fad of 1900 -- Human Bakeries

To Be Baked Alive is the Latest Medical Fad

How would you like to be baked alive?

Over 3,000 people in the United States have already been baked alive. 1,315 more words

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S. Barber - Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 (1936)

Adagio for Strings, arranged for the second movement of String Quartet, Op. 11.
Samuel Barber (United States), 1910-1981.

Featured in films, adapted in other musical styles, it is known as “the saddest classical composition”, and it is often played in funerals given its slow and sad movement.

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C. Debussy - Suite Bergamasque (1905)

Suite bergamasque
Achille-Claude Debussy (France), 1862-1918.

It is perhaps my favourite classical piece, specially the Clair de lune movement. Debussy started composing it in 1890 and finished it 1905. 19 more words

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