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Dominoes, Not Just a Game

Dominoes hail from China’s Song Dynasty (960-1279), first appearing in Italy in the 18th century. The game of strategy was also used to settle disputes such as land boundaries. Dominoes also occasionally divined who won a woman’s hand in marriage. This was a lot of power invest into a game that wasn’t even played in a stadium on a Sunday.


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