Ludicrous Latin: Semper ubi sububi in caput tuum

Always wear underwear on your head!

History Schmistory April 20: Dracula author dies. Or does he?

1912. Bram Stoker, British author of Dracula died. His last words were “Get me some o’ them ‘Twilight’ royalties….”

On the Set: Roman around the Set

How often do you see an Assistant Director in a toga? See, we told you Team Marco Polo was cool.

Ludicrous Latin: Ad eundum quo nemo ante iit

To boldly go where no man has gone before.

Authentic Paris Photos

Cools Paris shots from Nat Geo Trav.

BrainBashers: Ancient Poetry, Yo!

Which is the Muse of Lyric Poetry?
a. Calliope
b. Clio
c. Erato
d. Euterpe

History Schmistory, April 18: The Zman cometh

417 – St Zosimus begins his reign as Catholic Pope. Nothing significant about St. Zosimus, but doncha think he has a cool name? See, popes can be cool, too!

Happy Birthday, Renaissance Man!

Happy Birthday, Leonardo Da Vinci! 559 years young today! Born April 15, 1452.

Quiz: Amster Amster….

dam dam dam. Take the Amsterdam travel quiz!

Renaissance Man Dies

He recited Shakespeare by heart, followed jazz and classical music, was president of a college, and bought Newsweek.  Renaissance Man Sidney Harmon dies at 92.

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