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AllAfrica.com
Why African Leaders Are Scared of Their Peopleslight opportunity. It is known to them that we see many of our miseries being
Why African Leaders Are Scared of Their People
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
slight opportunity. It is known to them that we see many of our miseries being fed by their greed. French writer François Voltaire tells us that every man is guilty of all the good he did not do. Why else would they be insecure in countries where... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Rose City Opener Hunter/Jumper Horse Showan emphasis on fun, family and friends. Offering a variety of classes. Featured
Rose City Opener Hunter/Jumper Horse Show
The Source Weekly / Posted 5 hours ago
an emphasis on fun, family and friends. Offering a variety of classes. Featured this year is our new VIP Grandview Lounge, a great place to watch the $10,000 Shevlin Sand and Gravel Jumper Derby and $5000 Voltaire Hunter Derby catered by Tate & T... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sacre bleu! A sideways look at The French OpenMasson also lost the 1904 final to countrywoman Kate Gillou, though no one appe
Sacre bleu! A sideways look at The French Open
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Masson also lost the 1904 final to countrywoman Kate Gillou, though no one appears to have written down the score. — Voltaire said “Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but he or she alone must decide how to play the cards... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Subsidy, Deregulation, Liberalization - Nigerian English's Most Abused Termsderegulation but the reality is that we are liberalizing." Steady, Kackikwu, wh
Subsidy, Deregulation, Liberalization - Nigerian English's Most Abused Terms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
deregulation but the reality is that we are liberalizing." Steady, Kackikwu, whoa there! Whoa! It was French philosopher Voltaire who once said, "If you wish to converse with me, define your terms." Kachikwucan't define his terms, doesn't know if... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Why Introverts May Be Better at Business Than Extroverts.hand and the patience to figure out how all the dots connect is an admirable tr
Why Introverts May Be Better at Business Than Extroverts.
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
hand and the patience to figure out how all the dots connect is an admirable trait to possess. Who knows? You might have a Voltaire or a Rousseau in your midst. The takeaway here is this: Don’t dismiss the person sitting in a corner observing... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Why Introverts May Be Better at Business Than Extroverts.hand and the patience to figure out how all the dots connect is an admirable tr
Why Introverts May Be Better at Business Than Extroverts.
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
hand and the patience to figure out how all the dots connect is an admirable trait to possess. Who knows? You might have a Voltaire or a Rousseau in your midst. The takeaway here is this: Don’t dismiss the person sitting in a corner observing... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Why Introverts May Be Better at Business Than Extroverts.hand and the patience to figure out how all the dots connect is an admirable tr
Why Introverts May Be Better at Business Than Extroverts.
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
hand and the patience to figure out how all the dots connect is an admirable trait to possess. Who knows? You might have a Voltaire or a Rousseau in your midst. The takeaway here is this: Don’t dismiss the person sitting in a corner observing... Read more
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The News-Times
Why Introverts May Be Better at Business Than Extroverts.hand and the patience to figure out how all the dots connect is an admirable tr
Why Introverts May Be Better at Business Than Extroverts.
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
hand and the patience to figure out how all the dots connect is an admirable trait to possess. Who knows? You might have a Voltaire or a Rousseau in your midst. The takeaway here is this: Don’t dismiss the person sitting in a corner observing... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Teodoro still studying Duterte offer of top defense postdefense chief, whoever that might be, will have big shoes to fill. Among the a
Teodoro still studying Duterte offer of top defense post
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
defense chief, whoever that might be, will have big shoes to fill. Among the accomplishments of outgoing Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin is paving the way for the biggest modernization effort of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) as the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte defends incoming AFP chiefgeneral in the military. The PNP chief just like the AFP chief holds a 4-star p
Duterte defends incoming AFP chief
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
general in the military. The PNP chief just like the AFP chief holds a 4-star position. Meantime, Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin is reportedly scheduled to meet Duterte on May 30 in Davao City. A source from the inner circle of Duterte... Read more
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FOX News
It's time for tougher U.S. pushback against China's maritime misconductto call at Hong Kong in early May. That changed after U.S. Defense Secretary As
It's time for tougher U.S. pushback against China's maritime misconduct
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
to call at Hong Kong in early May. That changed after U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Philippines Defense Minister Voltaire Gazmin visited the carrier while it was operating in the South China Sea. Speaking to the press, Carter described... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Our pick of small screen viewing: Whiplash, Other Men's Women and Ferris Bueller's Day Offof any era are so packed with odd detours and artsy flourishes, from the fourth
Our pick of small screen viewing: Whiplash, Other Men's Women and Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
of any era are so packed with odd detours and artsy flourishes, from the fourth-wall-breaking interludes to the Cabaret Voltaire poster in Ferris' bedroom to a gallery sequence that plays like a homage to Michelangelo Antonioni. Richard Lester's... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Is “common sense” better than a Ph.D.?that “sense” Prof. Aryeetey talked about? Let us just say, we might want to ad
Is “common sense” better than a Ph.D.?
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 5 days ago
that “sense” Prof. Aryeetey talked about? Let us just say, we might want to add, that it is widely held among some, that, Voltaire, a French Enlightenment philosopher, writer and historian, owned the literally patent for the proverbial refrain—... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A Great Debate: Is Humanity Essentially Evil?good or at least neutral. The litmus test of behavior by babies was revisited b
A Great Debate: Is Humanity Essentially Evil?
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
good or at least neutral. The litmus test of behavior by babies was revisited by the godfather of Enlightenment thinkers, Voltaire, who contrasted the innocent behavior of infants with the aggressive actions of newly born serpents and tigers. That... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Defense chief seeks meeting with DuterteDefense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin is among incumbent government officials who h
Defense chief seeks meeting with Duterte
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin is among incumbent government officials who have lined up to seek a meeting with President-elect Rodrigo Duterte. The meeting will take place at Duterte’s hometown, according to sources. “Definitely, the meeting... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
EgyptAir flight with 66 on board lost over Mediterranean | The daily briefingwe must welcome dissent because if you have to silence the other side, your own
EgyptAir flight with 66 on board lost over Mediterranean | The daily briefing
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
we must welcome dissent because if you have to silence the other side, your own arguments can’t be very strong. To quote Voltaire, he writes, “The supposed right of intolerance is absurd and barbaric.” Dean Burnett wonders if you make a woman... Read more
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The Valley Chronicle
URGENT EDITORIALjob). A newspaper/journalism creed, "I disapprove of what you say, but I will
URGENT EDITORIAL
The Valley Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
job). A newspaper/journalism creed, "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it," Voltaire. Our government's creed: "if we disapprove of what you say, we will crush you." The pro-tax side has 20 times as... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Obama calls Duterte, highlights human rightswhere American and Filipino troops were holding annual joint military drills.
Obama calls Duterte, highlights human rights
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 7 days ago
where American and Filipino troops were holding annual joint military drills. Speaking with Philippines Defense Minister Voltaire Gazmin, Carter said the two countries have been conducting joint patrols in the South China Sea and would increase... Read more
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Times of Malta
The decline of faithEnglish Deists who questioned Christian beliefs and doctrine. From England, Dei
The decline of faith
Times of Malta / Posted 7 days ago
English Deists who questioned Christian beliefs and doctrine. From England, Deism spread to France through the writings of Voltaire. In the 19th century, the decline of religious belief had many sources, including the pioneering work in geology by... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Loving the Enemy: Christianity and the Enlightenment – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethicsof spiritual awakening as well as criticism and doubt. Indeed, faith and doubt
Loving the Enemy: Christianity and the Enlightenment – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
of spiritual awakening as well as criticism and doubt. Indeed, faith and doubt were two sides of the same coin. Credit: Voltaire / Steve McAlister / Getty Images Christians are taught to despise the Enlightenment. It is hard to find a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Navy’s first SSV now safely anchored off Manila South Harborproject for the PN was initiated upon the approval of Acquisition Decision Memo
Navy’s first SSV now safely anchored off Manila South Harbor
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
project for the PN was initiated upon the approval of Acquisition Decision Memorandum Number 2012-060 by Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin last October 30, 2013. The Department of National Defense declared Persero as the Single Calculated... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Navy's first strategic sealift vessel arrives in Manilathe Philippines modernization fund. The Navy initiated the acquisition of the
Navy's first strategic sealift vessel arrives in Manila
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
the Philippines modernization fund. The Navy initiated the acquisition of the ships upon the approval of Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin in 2013. The SSVs will serve as the Navy's command center by carrying out their main purpose as military... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Inciting to war with Chinacould ripen to armed conflict, President Noynoy Aquino, Foreign Affairs Secreta
Inciting to war with China
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
could ripen to armed conflict, President Noynoy Aquino, Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario, Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin and all those who advocated the idea of engaging China in a possible bloody war over those islands could be... Read more
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Pilipino Star
France, Phl ink defense cooperation pactalliances with friendly states. Last Wednesday the government forged a defense
France, Phl ink defense cooperation pact
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
alliances with friendly states. Last Wednesday the government forged a defense agreement with France. Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin and French Ambassador Thierry Mathou inked the defense cooperation arrangement, which both countries had been... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Light show highlights ‘La Milagrosa Festival’ in Ilocos Norteheritage buildings,” said Ianree Raquel, head of the Ilocos Norte Tourism Offic
Light show highlights ‘La Milagrosa Festival’ in Ilocos Norte
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
heritage buildings,” said Ianree Raquel, head of the Ilocos Norte Tourism Office (INTO). The lights were designed by Voltaire Dela Cruz, a Filipino renowned for being one of the best lighting designers in the world. His light designs can be... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH, France ink defense accordMay 13, 2016 6:46 pm DEFENSE Sec. Voltaire Gazmin and French Amb. Thierry Math
PH, France ink defense accord
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
May 13, 2016 6:46 pm DEFENSE Sec. Voltaire Gazmin and French Amb. Thierry Mathou have finally signed an agreement that would serve as a framework of defense cooperation between the Philippines and France, following two... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH, France sign defense pactconcerns, such as humanitarian assistance and disaster response, maritime secur
PH, France sign defense pact
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
concerns, such as humanitarian assistance and disaster response, maritime security and counterterrorism. Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin and Ambassador Thierry Mathou signed the agreement on Wednesday at Camp Aguinaldo, defense spokesperson Peter... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gazmin, French ambassador sign arrangement for defense cooperation Department of National Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin and French Ambassado
Gazmin, French ambassador sign arrangement for defense cooperation
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
Department of National Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin and French Ambassador Thierry Mathou formally signed on May 11 the arrangement which will serve as framework of defense... Read more
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Asian journal
No-meat diet and longevityNewton, Mahatma Gandhi, The Dalai Lama, Benjamin Franklin, Shakespeare, Vicent
No-meat diet and longevity
Asian journal / Posted 13 days ago
Newton, Mahatma Gandhi, The Dalai Lama, Benjamin Franklin, Shakespeare, Vicent Van Gogh, Leo Tolstoy, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Voltaire, Albert Schweitzer, George Bernard Shaw, Albert Einstein, Winston Churchill, Jean Jacques Rousseau, Rabindranath... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Taccad to formally welcome BRP Tarlac, crew on May 16project for the PN was initiated upon the approval of Acquisition Decision Memo
Taccad to formally welcome BRP Tarlac, crew on May 16
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
project for the PN was initiated upon the approval of Acquisition Decision Memorandum Number 2012-060 by Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin last Oct. 30, 2013. The Department of National Defense declared Persero as the Single Calculated Responsive... Read more
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Christian Today
The latest threat to religion: We're all getting too richand atheist assaults: "At least five times, therefore, with the Arian and the A
The latest threat to religion: We're all getting too rich
Christian Today / Posted 15 days ago
and atheist assaults: "At least five times, therefore, with the Arian and the Albigensian, with the Humanist sceptic, after Voltaire and after Darwin, the Faith has to all appearance gone to the dogs. "In each of these five cases it was the dog... Read more
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iol.co.za
Unmasking the Man in the Iron Maskbut the mystery of his crime and why jailers went to such efforts to hide his i
Unmasking the Man in the Iron Mask
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
but the mystery of his crime and why jailers went to such efforts to hide his identity – has never been solved. Writer Voltaire was first to claim he was forced to wear an iron mask. But Sonnino said: ‘Serious historians have long ago... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Why Andriessen's daring and difficult 'Theatre of the World' will stand the test of timeend no longer as grotesqueries but in the thrall of Andriessen's unearthly sett
Why Andriessen's daring and difficult 'Theatre of the World' will stand the test of time
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
end no longer as grotesqueries but in the thrall of Andriessen's unearthly settings of her ethereal lyrics. In an epilogue, Voltaire, Descartes, Goethe and Leibnitz give Kircher a break for flying on the wings of imagination. All of this is just... Read more
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Inquirier.net
7 killed in Cavite election day massacredid not elaborate. Ricafrente, who is on his third and final term as mayor, is
7 killed in Cavite election day massacre
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
did not elaborate. Ricafrente, who is on his third and final term as mayor, is running for vice mayor while his son, Voltaire, is running for mayor. The Ricafrentes are members of the Liberal Party and are up against Renato Abutan and Jose... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 15 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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KTVB Boise
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
KTVB Boise / Posted 15 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 15 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 15 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 15 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 15 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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11 News Houston
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
11 News Houston / Posted 16 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 16 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 16 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 16 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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USA Today
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this springand choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-
11 can’t-miss European museum exhibits this spring
USA Today / Posted 16 days ago
and choosing wine. The Banquet of Legends imagines a conversation between wine-loving figures from history, including Voltaire, Churchill, Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon. Visits end in an eighth-floor tasting room with panoramic views of the... Read more
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