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2009-03-29 10:40:25

Preservationists say they wonder what will become of the historic buildings Bacardi USA will leave this year when the company moves to its new headquarters. The Miami Herald reported Sunday that Bacardi has occupied its current office on Miami's Biscayne Boulevard since its departure from Cuba after the 1959 revolution on the island. The mural-decorated buildings are widely considered some of the most architecturally significant structures of the 1960s in Miami. Needless to say, there is...


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.