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Thursday, October 14, 2010
Why didn't they just shoot Cardinal Richelieu?
Thought for the day from one of my colleagues: "Why do the Three Musketeers never use their muskets? I mean, all this sword-fighting makes for good drama, but wouldn't it have been easier to just take Cardinal Richelieu out with a rifle?"