It’s that old Monty Python’s question that has plagued man for years! Besides the security, the roads, the aqueduct,the wine and so on….What have the Romans ever done for us?? We thought it to be a good question to tackle…so … Continue reading What have the Romans ever done for us?
Gang meet Grumio, the PLEB of all plebs!! Well, technically he’s a slave! What are Plebeians? Well judging by Grumio’s quote, they are not very articulate or mannerly! Plebeians were Rome’s poor. Rome was very densely populated with plebeians. It’s similar … Continue reading Plebs!!
You know that old saying…“When in Rome, do as the Romans do” ..does it have any meaning? Well, the saying goes because Rome was the center of the Roman Empire, one of the largest Empires in the history of the … Continue reading When in Rome
You’re probably way too young to remember that catchphrase but for a while in a 90’s kid’s life, it was Saturday Tv Gold. Watching super athletic men and women called Laser and Blazer and probably Taser do battle in the … Continue reading Gladiators Ready!!
With the launch of Ryse: Son of Rome on Xbox One and PC, it only seems fitting to sit back and celebrate all of the Roman soldiers that paved the way for Marius Titus and his merry band of misfits. Throughout … Continue reading Lead Your Army: The Best Roman Games For PC
When I think of Roman Emperors, that image of Michael Palin addressing the people of Jerusalem is stuck in my mind..I can’t take them seriously anymore! Aside from the comical genius of the Monty Pythons team, it should be noted … Continue reading Hail Caesar!: Roman Empire’s Top 5 Emperors
Beware the Ides of March! That’s what old dears in the shops would be murmuring at me anyway while I wait to pay for my Monster Munch’s (mmmmmm) On a more important note..Ides of March..that was pretty important to Romans.The … Continue reading Et Tu Brute?: The Assassination of Julius Caesar