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HARPER: RUSSIAN-AMERICAN AFGHAN DECONFLICTION

In their June 16 telephone conversation, Presidents Biden and Putin discussed the possibility of US intelligence personnel operating out of Russian military bases in Central Asia to monitor Afghanistan, following the complete US and NATO withdrawal, now expected to be … Continue reading

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A Syrian Update – TTG

“It has been a long time coming, and it seems that an escalation in Greater Idlib might be on the way. After frequent ceasefire violations by Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) and other terrorist groups of the so-called “moderate opposition”, the … Continue reading

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China Joe wants Beau to be a combat casualty. Petraeus will help him.

“Congress needs to find “the will to solve the problem” of veterans benefits for those who were sickened from toxic fire pit exposure while serving in combat zones, a trio of veterans and advocates write in a Memorial Day weekend appeal on … Continue reading

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Theocritus Idyll VI Singing Contest of Damoetas and Daphnis

Translated by Steven J. Willett This is the head of Polyphemus, either Greek or Roman, Hellenistic or Imperial period, c.150BC or later Note: The singers in the contest are Daphnis the herdsman and Damoetas, whom we do not encounter anywhere … Continue reading

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Giacomo Leopardi Canti XIV Alla Luna (To the Moon)

Translated by Steven J. Willett This is the original manuscript of Alla Luna 1st. ed. 1819 O gracious moon, I can remember that, now as the year turns, how on this hill I came full of anguish to contemplate you: … Continue reading

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In Honor of Derby Day …

A Kentucky Hot Brown Sandwich. https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=louisville+hot+brown+sandwich&ru=%2fvideos%2fsearch%3fq%3dlouisville%2bhot%2bbrown%2bsandwich%26qpvt%3dlouisville%2bhot%2bbrown%2bsandwich%26FORM%3dVDRE&qpvt=louisville+hot+brown+sandwich&view=detail&mid=2666536DEA52B39510A52666536DEA52B39510A5&rvsmid=578EAE8D5D8159A3CFEF578EAE8D5D8159A3CFEF&FORM=VDMCNR  6,808 total views,  4 views today

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Kamala Harris, Princess of Pogrom Progressivism.

90 days into the new Adminstraion and we have a new Border Crisis. Fear not though, Kamala is on the job and you know what that means! Lolita Express II. A true caravan of dreams. Some of which are nightmares. … Continue reading

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Hölderlin Ode An die Parzen (To the Fates)

Hölderlin’s Ode An die Parzen (To the Fates) Translated by Steven J. Willett One summer only grant me you mighty Fates, And just one autumn mellow for songs to me,    So that my heart more willingly, sweet     … Continue reading

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Tibullus Elegy I.8 on Marathus’ Love of Pholoe

Tibullus Elegy I.8: Marathus returns from Elegy I.4 but is now in love with a young girl named Pholoe. Translated by Steven J. Willett The Venus Callipyge also called the Aphrodite Kallipygos (Ἀφροδίτη Καλλίπυγος) is a Roman copy of a … Continue reading

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New York! New York!

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