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revised Was Marie Antoinette considered a fully legitimate bride for the heir apparent to the French throne in 1770?
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comment Was Marie Antoinette considered a fully legitimate bride for the heir apparent to the French throne in 1770?
@Drux: That book probably doesn't exist, at least until I write it.
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answered Was Marie Antoinette considered a fully legitimate bride for the heir apparent to the French throne in 1770?
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revised Was the Bosnian Crisis the trigger to WWI and not the assassination?
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answered Was the Bosnian Crisis the trigger to WWI and not the assassination?
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revised Why did the Soviet Union's economy grow fast in the 1950's-1960's?
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comment Did Churchill and Roosevelt know about the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact, or the following secret pacts between Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union?
@FelixGoldberg: The Poles were the victims, so others were reluctant to tell them. When one spouse is "running around" on the other, it's not uncommon for all the mutual friends to find out before the wronged spouse.
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revised Which nations have armed prisoners and sent them to war?
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comment Why did email use develop in tandem with the internet, rather than other technologies?
@Semaphore: That's a key point, one that I had entirely overlooked. Why don't you put it in an answer?
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revised Why did email use develop in tandem with the internet, rather than other technologies?
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comment Why did email use develop in tandem with the internet, rather than other technologies?
@MarkC.Wallace: I edited the first paragraph to say, keyboard to cartridge, to telex machine, to modem, to (telex) terminal.
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comment Why did email use develop in tandem with the internet, rather than other technologies?
Brilliant answer. Maybe you'd like to take a crack at the other question I asked on user experience, the gist of which was why didn't phone companies create new lines for new applications? ux.stackexchange.com/questions/55765/…
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comment How many people in the US starved to death during the Great Depression?
I wouldn't believe that Russian source. They have an axe to grind.