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Old 01-08-2004, 11:05 AM
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Why do black people think Napoleon shot off the Sphinx's nose?

From my recent studies of Islamic history, I'm pretty confident that it was destroyed by a Muslim around the twelfth or thirteenth century.

Recently it's come up that no white people I've talked to know or care who did it but several black people are certain Napoleon did it.

What's up? (And if anyone could give me any more information about the nose being removed, that'd be great.)
 

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