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    To decimate means to reduce by a tenth.

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      While you are correct that is not the only meaning of decimate, there is a fascinating and deeper discussion on the word here.

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    Kevin Rodman

    Crow Canyon Archaeological Center is in Cortez, Colorado, not Columbia as stated in article.

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    Shel Silver

    Gotta’ wonder how Bernie would look in a loincloth–but bet he’d seem grand in a beaded headband!

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Daryl Worthington

Daryl Worthington

Daryl has a Bachelor’s degree in History from Royal Holloway University of London. He has always had a strong interest in writing, particularly about history, politics, the environment or culture. Originally from London, he currently lives in Riga, Latvia. Alongside history he has a strong interest in environmental and political issues. He enjoys travelling, slowly learning how to speak Latvian and exploring the country’s distinct culture. His other passion is music. He has worked as a writer on the subject, as well as being a musician himself. Daryl is interested in cultural, social and political history. He is fascinated by the role of cultural objects, whether novels, visual arts, events, music or even a past society’s reading of history, as means to reflect on times and people. His particular period of interest is modern history and he is keenly interested in the relationship between mainstream and counter cultures.

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