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Ukraine is looting its own museums

From Oriental Review, January 28, 2-15
Ukraine is plundering its own museums on the way to Europe
By Victor Lipnitsky (Ukraine), Urmas Eckholm (Finland) 1,112 more words

Archaeologists Talk Archaeogaming

On a lark, I started a Twitter conversation on the evening of January 27th to lament the fact that relics in video games are never really used for archaeology. 1,514 more words

Archaeogaming

the epic tale of the vikings

erik bloodaxe. bjorn ironside. sweyn forkbeard.

with awesome names like these, is it any wonder the vikings kicked ass? sporting their long hair, arm rings and rancid body odeur, the pagan followers of odin burst out of icy scandinavia in swift, dragon-headed longships and inflicted such grisly punishment on europe that it was put in hospital with a black eye and a bloody nose. 362 more words

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WATCH: Mickey's Shop & Gas Station Looting Surveillance Footage

NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOX) – More video of looting that occurred the night the Ferguson grand jury’s decision was announced has been released by St. 144 more words

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Throughout this week the South African news channels have been permeated with the current violent looting happening in Soweto. Not only has this affected the tourist attraction to this culturally rich city (which in turn depreciates the South African economy) but it has also greatly and negatively impacted the lives of many innocent civilians. 384 more words

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Frantisek Kupka, Tango and Plundered Czech art

I love this work. There feels to be Munch in it. Kupka (1871-1957) was an artist from Czechoslovakia. More below.

Kupka was supported by Jindrich Waldes, who collected his work. 63 more words

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Small businesses struggle in Ferguson and Dellwood

FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) -Business owners in Ferguson and Dellwood continue to fight to regain their customer base.  The owner of one popular restaurant, Red’s Barbeque, has already decided he can’t afford to re-open. 350 more words

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