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Confirmed: XQZ vs. Pompey (Title Match)

In a blog released yesterday, DJ Pompey called out XQZ, stating that his battle record is not deserving of the title of No Coast Champion. 51 more words

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The Ides Of March

Apart from that little matter of stabbing Caesar twenty three times as part of a conspiracy by M.J. Brutus in 44 B.C., today is the anniversary of a whole range of other horrible events including the occupation of Czechoslovakia by the Nazis and the first WHO alert for SARS. 515 more words

History

The Ides of March and Moral dilemma

Well happy Ides of March! It was on this day, the Ides (or 15th) of March that Julius Caesar was assassinated in the Forum. The day has lived in infamy, as they say, ever since, fascinating scholars, historians and moralists. 780 more words

History

The Ides of March and Moral dilemma

Well happy Ides of March! It was on this day, the Ides (or 15th) of March that Julius Caesar was assassinated in the Forum. The day has lived in infamy, as they say, ever since, fascinating scholars, historians and moralists. 780 more words

History

Saints, Pompey and the city that never was...

Recently I’ve been looking beyond blogging to a few different projects. One of these is looking at the history of Southampton FC from a ‘what if’ perspective. 1,335 more words

Football Ephemera

2015 Toronto Blue Jays - Pre- Camp Preview

At this point in the offseason, GM Alex Anthopoulos has very few options left in the Free Agent Pitching market. Just a few hours ago the last big free agent pitcher James Shields has signed with San Diego Padres for a reported deal at 4 years, $72 million. 578 more words

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My History of Hasmonean Queens--The Two Alexandra's Daughters of the Civil War

Queen Salome Alexandra died knowing that her younger son was hell-bent on destroying what peace she had managed to hold together. As Josephus tells it, Hyrcanus, the eldest son, and the High Priest and ruler when she died, was a wimp…and a Pharisee.   910 more words

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