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Stat of the day

“The waiting list for a Trabant, a two-stroke, minuscule car produced virtually unchanged from the 1950s to the 1980s, was 18 years.” And the price was prohibitive. One of the scarcely believable nuggets of information from an academic’s assessment of … Continue reading

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Selling Sergio Leone

“Play Me the Song of Death”. East German poster for “Once Upon A Time in the West”. [Via @HistoryNed]

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