Greek tragedy and railways: An unexpected history of the red carpet
By Thomas Page
It's the ship that launched a thousand beauties, and as old as Helen of Troy herself. But what do we really know about the red carpet? The red carpet predates the Academy Awards by over 2,400 years -- at least. Arriving with a sting in its tail, the...
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