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A belated funeral feast

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A belated funeral feast

Saucyknave | Feb 16, 2002 11:40 PM

In today's NYTimes:

"...when scientists at the University of Pennsylvania analyzed the residue in dirty dishes and drinking cups from the tomb, they announced two years ago that these were leftovers from the feast consumed probably at the funeral of Midas. The university even gave a dinner party featuring a menu fit for Midas — barbecued lamb and a drink of wine, beer and honey."

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