Notre Dame Cathedral Burns Up
Posted: 15 April 2019 03:30 PM   [ Ignore ]
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What a tragedy to history. To think of the things this place has survived in the last 850 years to go up in flames by what appears to be a construction renovation mishap.

Regardless of religious beliefs, places like this are time capsules to the past and it’s so very unfortunate to see it destroyed.  But it also serves as a reminding that nothing is forever.

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Posted: 15 April 2019 06:07 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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Absolutely - sad to see. I feel for whoever was at fault.

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Posted: 15 April 2019 10:08 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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Is that where they kept their national championships from 1823? 

kidding kidding

Seriously though this is terrible.  Can you imagine the guilt for accidentally (hopefully) burning down a priceless building likely filled with priceless art?  yikes.

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Posted: 16 April 2019 08:54 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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Yeah, that would be horrible. That’s the kind of thing that follows your family for a long time too.

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Coach Frank Howard when asked to support a rowing team at Clemson

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