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Ascanius and Iulus

Julius Caesar and, through him, his adopted son, the Emperor Augustus claimed descent from Iulus or Julus, the founding ancestor of the Julian clan. One of Virgil’s purposes in composing the Aeneid was to exalt his patron’s ancestry by showing how Iulus was descended from Aeneas and thus ultimately from the goddess Venus. 295 more words

Mythology

Great Philosophers of the Cat World

“I nap; therefore, I am.”–DesCats

“Vini, Vidi, Dormivit”–Felinius Caesar

“I regret that I have but nine lives to enjoy my leisure.”–Meowthaniel Hale

“Give me treats or give me naps. 70 more words

Cats

Suffered from Strokes

By Evan Andrews

In the years preceding his assassination by the Roman Senate in 44 B.C., Julius Caesar was struck by a host of health problems including dizziness, limb weakness, headaches, depression and sudden falls. 836 more words

History

Rome #3

A Seagull standing on Ceasar’s head.

He’s not just the guardian of the Roman Forum.

He’s the King.

Travel

MONTAGUE KEEN - MARCH 15 - 2015

THE FALSIFICATION OF HISTORY HAS DONE MORE TO MISLEAD HUMANS THAN ANY SINGLE THING KNOWN TO MANKIND.

Rousseau

I have pleaded with you many times to investigate this fact for yourselves. 1,286 more words

Videte Quod Idus Martiae

JULIUS CAESAR BY  WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

Original recording of the 1953 film

Great Audio Moments, Vol.34: Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare

Sir John Gielgud
James Mason… 17 more words

Aesthetics

Letter From New York 01 20 15 After Viewing El Greco...

Waking to the sounds of the city this morning, I sipped coffee while listening to the beep beep beep of trucks backing up on the street outside the apartment. 649 more words

Mathew Tombers