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Letters to the Editor for October 6, 2022

The East Hampton Star 06 Oct 2022
Nine Miles Northeast. Springs. October 1, 2022. To the Editor, ... JEFF NICHOLS ... 31 ... Look at the ancient Roman dudes when they were conquering the Mediterranean area, imposing the Pax Romana and beheading and crucifying people left and right. The Roman leadership was so bloodthirsty that it crucified its own soldiers for showing cowardice and losing battles.

Russian Reporter Left Speechless Amid Kherson Retreat: 'Disaster'

Newsweek 04 Oct 2022
Roman Saponkov listed several areas that he said had been "abundantly watered with the blood of our soldiers." ....

Archaeologists Unearth First Century Roman Refrigerator in Bulgaria

Ancient Origins 30 Sep 2022
Since Bulgaria experiences temperatures below freezing for up to five months each year, Roman soldiers could have collected ice or snow to place inside the box to keep their food cold and fresh during the wintertime.

Russian soldier says his comrades took armor off Ukrainian corpses because 'NATO armor is better ...

Yahoo Daily News 29 Sep 2022
Russian soldiers were frustrated by unsuitable military equipment as early as March. Recordings obtained by The New York Times reveal phone calls made by Russian soldiers in Ukraine ... Another soldier named Roman in a separate conversation responded to his friend's question about abandoned equipment with similar sentiment.

Russia to Send Conscripts to Ukraine With Little Training, Old Equipment

Moscow Times 28 Sep 2022
“We were officially told there would be no training before we are sent to the war zone,” a newly mobilized Russian soldier says in a short video posted by legal rights group Perviy Otdel ... You’re all soldiers now,” one Russian officer told a group of mobilized men in a video published on social media earlier this week.

Rare Roman Navy Anchor Recovered Off English Coast

Ancient Origins 27 Sep 2022
Now, a rare Roman anchor has been recovered that once belonged to The Classis Britannica, the Roman navy for the invasion and then defense of Britain ... During the immediate invasion of Britain , the Roman navy delivered tens of thousands of shiny-sword-carrying soldiers to the corn fields of Britain.

New mosaics unearthed in ancient Turkish city

Anadolu Agency 27 Sep 2022
The site is also believed to have been used for healthcare purposes due to the discovery of an inscription addressing Asklepios, the god of medicine, as well as for military purposes due to the finding of an iron mask belonging to a Roman soldier ... "We are unearthing the walls of a Roman Castle now.

'Incredibly rare piece of history': Ancient anchor found off the Suffolk coast during survey works ...

The Daily Mail 26 Sep 2022
An anchor discovered during survey works for an offshore wind farm could date from Roman times or the late Iron Age, an archaeologist has claimed ... Graphic showing fleet of ancient Roman warships (stock image) ... 228AD - The Romans were being attacked by barbarian tribes and soldiers stationed in the country started to be recalled to Rome.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic shares a trailer of his acting debut in the new Asterix and Obelix ...

The Daily Mail 25 Sep 2022
L’Empire du milieu to Twitter on Sunday, in which he starred as fearsome Roman soldier called Antivirus ... Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to star as a Roman soldier in the brand new Asterix and Obelix movie ... The Swedish superstar was seen delivering a brutal uppercut to a rival soldier during the trailer.

Junkyard Gem: 1972 Buick Centurion Four-Door Hardtop

Yahoo Daily News 24 Sep 2022
See Full Image Gallery >>. During the mid-to-late 1960s, General Motors made flashy, semi-sporty versions of each of its full-sized B-body cars. Oldsobile had the Delta 88 Royale, for example, while Pontiac offered the Grand Prix ... Instead of the usual triple-shield Buick emblems, the Centurion got Roman-soldier badges ... Advertisement. TRENDING. 1 ... 2.

Bewildered Boomer - Ozark reflections; Branson in the rearview mirror

York News-Times 24 Sep 2022
By Steve Moseley ... To say canes and walkers were everywhere understates reality ... People are also reading… ... Tip ... DeMille-scale spectacle of a live performance in a 2,000-seat theater is impossible to describe; speaking here of mounted Roman soldiers trotting on and off stage via the aisles, plus camels and all manner of creatures great and small ... .

‘We’re not getting any younger’: Members of 1972 Washington State football team plan to reunite Saturday at Oregon game

The Spokesman-Review 23 Sep 2022
Bringing a storied team back to campus is hardly new. Schools do it all the time. Perhaps a truer reflection of the bonds formed long ago in games, practices, in locker rooms and on road trips occurs when former teammates informally reach out and tell each other. “it has been too long ... “It had a Roman soldier wearing a laurel wreath for heads.

Epiphany at Oshevensk: A masterpiece in the Russian North

Russia Beyond 23 Sep 2022
Oshevensk (Pogost). Bell tower & Church of the Epiphany. Southwest view. August 14, 2014 William Brumfield ... Shuyeretskoye ensemble of wooden churches. From left. Church of St ... Paraskeva, St ... John the Divine is flanked by Longinus the Centurion, the name given in medieval Christian sources to the Roman soldier who pierced the side of Christ with his spear ... .

Roman cornu mouthpiece uncovered at Vindolanda

Heritage Daily 22 Sep 2022
Archaeologists excavating at the Roman fort of Vindolanda have discovered a rare Roman cornu mouthpiece ... Roman soldier (Cornicen) with cornu – Image Credit ... Cornua are depicted in many Roman settings on imagery with military, ceremonial and entertainment use such as Trajan’s Column in Rome.

Burial review – alternative-history drama of the battle over Hitler’s corpse

The Observer 20 Sep 2022
It’s also jarring to have everyone speak English throughout, even when the Russian and German soldiers are supposed to not understand each other ... One of the Russian soldiers talks about the Roman memento mori tradition, when civilians warned returning victors not to forget their mortality.

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