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Thursday, December 01, 2022

Thousands of Egyptians are demanding the return of the Rosetta stone, displayed in London's largest museum.



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If the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquity were even half-assed honest I might go along with them, but for now, they can just keep the replica.

#1 | Posted by lfthndthrds at 2022-12-01 10:15 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

"Again we see there is nothing you can possess which I cannot take away.""

-Rene Belloq

#2 | Posted by NerfHerder at 2022-12-01 10:27 AM | Reply

Can they protect it from another Islamic fundamentalist attempt at erasing history ?

#3 | Posted by donnerboy at 2022-12-01 12:34 PM | Reply

I see no reason for it not to be returned to Egypt.

#4 | Posted by moder8 at 2022-12-01 02:26 PM | Reply

I'd like all historic object returned to their original lands.

But the survival of the object matters more.

England hasn't had a civil war in over 300 years.

Can Egypt claim the same?

#5 | Posted by Tor at 2022-12-01 08:26 PM | Reply

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