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Beets

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Moderator
The truth of history, so much in request, to which every body eagerly appeals, is too often but a word. At the time of the events, during the heat of conflicting passions, it cannot exist; and if, at a later period, all parties are agreed respecting it, it is because those persons who were interested in the events, those who might be able to contradict what is asserted, are no more.*What then is, generally speaking, the truth of history? A fable agreed upon. As it has been very ingeniously remarked,*there are, in these matters, two essential points, very distinct from each other: the positive facts, and the moral intentions

Some fucking conspiracy theorist called Napoléon Bonaparte*
 

arokido

Retired
Ninjabro
Tommy: What's wrong with this one?
Turkish: [Pulls the caravan's door from its hinges] Oh, nothing, Tommy. It's tiptop. It's just I'm not sure about the colour.
 

arokido

Retired
Ninjabro
"We put this festival on, you bastards, with a lot of love! We worked for one year for you pigs! And you wanna break our walls down and you wanna destroy it? Well you go to hell!"