January 13th, 2021

Architect's Dream

tidbits cross time

When Darius put down a revolt by a man claiming to be the rightful heir to the last Babylonian king, he broadcast the news that the man had not even been a Babylonian but an Armenian -- a liar, which was the greatest offense possible in the Persian religion.

Income tax was introduced in Britain as a temporary measure, to deal with the cost of the Napoleonic War.

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