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This is the best time to borrow money. In all of history.

This is the best time to borrow money in recorded history. That's right: Interest rates are lower today than they were when FDR or Napoleon or Henry VIII or Genghis Khan or Charlemagne or Julius Caesar or Alexander the Great or even Hammurabi were around. Or, if you want to put a year on it, lower […]

‘Et tu, Brute?’ Why Julius Caesar is wildly popular 2,059 years after his assassination

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

“All the world’s a stage,” William Shakespeare wrote, and his play Julius Caesar has been produced on just about all of them this year. It has graced the theaters such as the Chicago Shakespeare Company, the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Globe Theaters in England, the Baltimore Shakespeare...

A Movie You Might Have Missed #51: Caesar Must Die

"To think, at school I found this so boring." #51. Caesar Must Die Caesar Must Die (2012, Italian)Convicts in an Italian high security prison practice and perform Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. In the process, we see how the play holds up as a real life reflection of not only the prisoners' experiences but of life in general. Show More Summary

On the way to the Forum

It’s strange that tourists rarely visit the most famous site in Roman history. The spot in Pompey’s assembly hall where Julius Caesar was murdered on the Ides of March, 44… Read more The post On the way to the Forum appeared first on The Spectator.

New Julius Caesar Biopic Will Borrow A Page From Game Of Thrones

If treated properly, historical biopics on famous leaders can be inspirational - or at the very least entertaining in a thought provoking manner. We've seen it with Frost/Nixon, Hyde Park On Hudson, and even with the recent Netflix series Marco Polo. Show More Summary

Newswire: And now ABC has ordered a modern-day Julius Caesar show

In an apparent bid to take all of the week’s entertainment news stories and jam them into a single project, ABC has announced that it’s ordering a pilot for a modern-day political drama based on William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar. The...Show More Summary

Caesar’ Drama From Matt Lopez & John Glenn Gets ABC Put Pilot Commitment

In a highly competitive situation, Caesar, a sprawling contemporary drama from Matt Lopez and John Glenn, has landed at ABC with a put pilot commitment. The project, which reimagines Shakespeare’s play Julius Caesar in modern day Los Angeles, is described as a tale of power, sex and revenge — themes right in ABC’s drama wheelhouse. Show More Summary

The Quality of PAS 'data' (2)

SUSS-BA7F45: Found near Brighton. A modern fantasy coin representing a Roman denarius in silver based on obverse portraits of Julius Caesar and the AEGVPTO (or AEGVPT) CAPTA reverse type of Octavian minted in 28-27 BC. The best explanation seems to be that it was made for people to buy whilst on the Grand Tour in Italy. Show More Summary

Lionsgate Developing Julius Caesar Film 'Emperor'

300 producers Gianni Nunnari and Mark Canton are bringing Julius Caesar's story to the big screen. Titled Emperor, the film is said to be a combination of 300 and Game of Thrones. Lionsgate will develop Emperor, based on a series ofShow More Summary

Newswire: Lionsgate to give Julius Caesar the 300 treatment with Emperor

Determined to keep on making movies until all of history is orange-tinted and glistening with sweat, 300 producers Gianni Nunnari and Mark Canton have started developing a film based on the life of Roman dictator and A-number-one Ides hater Julius Caesar. Show More Summary

Lionsgate’s Summit Sets ‘Emperor;’ Julius Caesar Story Is Based On Conn Iggulden Novels

EXCLUSIVE: Move over, Katniss. Lionsgate’s Summit Entertainment has found its next franchise hero: Julius Caesar. The company, whose franchise fare has included Twilight Saga, The Hunger Games and Divergent, has signed on with WhiteShow More Summary

We're kind of confused by Odell Beckham Jr's new shoe-jeans

Odell Beckham Jr appeared in the September issue of Vogue Magazine, sporting this outfit designed by Hood By Air: Are his shoes part of his pants??? Giants going 4-12 — Almost Julius Caesar (@DukeOfZamunda) August 19, 2015 A few things: 1. Show More Summary

Shaka Zulu Conquers Caesar In 'Epic Rap Battle'

Shaka Zulu and Julius Caesar throw down in a viral installment of "Epic Rap Battles of History." In our opinion, the African leader delivers another Ides of March to the Roman dictator with lyrics like, "I got the strength of a lion and the speed of a cheetah, and everyone knows you're just a chicken, Caesar." Hail, Shaka. Show More Summary

Curbed LA: The Women Who Made Los Angeles the 'Athens of America'

The historic Ford stage. Image courtesy of the Ford. In May 1916, an event occurred in rural Beachwood Canyon that forever changed the cultural landscape of Los Angeles. A production of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, featuring a cast including Tyrone...

Curbed Features: The Women Who Made Los Angeles the 'Athens of America'

In May 1916, an event occurred in rural Beachwood Canyon that forever changed the cultural landscape of Los Angeles. A production of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, featuring a cast including Tyrone Power Sr., was presented in the Canyon's vast natural...

Epic Rap Battle of History: King Shaka Zulu vs. Julius Caesar

Watch as African king Shaka Zulu takes on Julius Caesar in this all new episode of Epic Rap Battles of History! [ERB] The post Epic Rap Battle of History: King Shaka Zulu vs. Julius Caesar appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.

Epic Rap Battles of History: Shaka Zulu vs Julius Caesar

2 months agoHumor / odd : Laughing Squid

African warrior king Shaka Zulu faces off with Roman Empire ruler Julius Caesar in the latest episode of Epic Rap Battles of History.

Rapper Scotty Dynamo Comes Out In Locker Room Video; Was Julius Caesar Queer?

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

The Emmy nominations were announced yesterday and there’s a mix of the expected (Jessica Lange for her final season on American Horror Story), the bizarre (the much-maligned biopic Grace of Monaco as Outstanding TV Movie) and the sublime (RuPaul‘s Drag Race‘s Mathu Andersen for Outstanding Makeup For A Multi-Camera Series Or Special). There are many, many […]

Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: Second-Half Sleepers, Bargain Pitchers to Watch

It's July 15th, which is way better than April 15th, and, if your name is Julius Caesar, March 15th. Depending on whom you root for, we're about 90 games into the 2015 MLB season. Mike Trout just won his second straight All-Star Game...Show More Summary

The Life Of Julius Caesar In 55 Facts

3 months agoHumor / odd : The Presurfer

image credit Though his name has come to mean monarch or ruler, Julius Caesar was never an Emperor of Rome. However, first as Consul then as Dictator for life, he paved the way for the end of the Republic and the dawn of the Empire. A victorious general, popular political leader and prolific author, his memoirs are a vital historical source for the era. The Presurfer

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