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  •  Well, it's worked before, re: bread and circuses. (1+ / 0-)
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    And Marie Antoinette would have been well-advised to come up with some food and entertainment for the masses, rather than her infamous quote.

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    "God is an ever-receding pocket of scientific ignorance" - Neil deGrasse Tyson

    by dzog on Fri Jul 05, 2013 at 08:24:46 AM PDT

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    •  She may actually NOT have made that quote (0+ / 0-)

      it has apparently been wrongly attributed to her via the rabid gossipers of history.

      The Queen of Spain may have said it...

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