OK… If UK politicos are so incensed by the illissos loan, why don't they put an export ban on it?
— rogueclassicist (@rogueclassicist) December 6, 2014
Hermitage: "People need to see things — the rest is politics, not art."
— Chasing Aphrodite (@ChasingAphrodit) December 5, 2014
Just because you can't figure out how ancient civilizations built stuff, doesn't mean they got help from Aliens.
— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) December 6, 2014
I wonder if the Elgin Marbles don't serve the Greeks in some way as a proxy for Constantinople – which is what they'd really like back…
— Tom Holland (@holland_tom) December 6, 2014