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Vox
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:16:11 -0700

Rome's prosperity and its efficient transportation networks aided the spread of Christianity throughout the Roman world. In 800 AD, the Frankish king Charlemagne convinced the Pope to declare him Holy Roman Emperor. This Germanic empire didn't have all ...

Haaretz

Haaretz
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 05:10:18 -0700

This Day in Jewish History / Roman emperor cracks down hard on Jews. Possibly the worst of the edicts handed down this day in 339 CE was the ban on owning Christian slaves, though death for circumcising them was arguably worse. By David B. Green ...
 
Glossy News (satire)
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 03:18:45 -0700

BETHESDA, MD—In an obscene display of wanton excess, local restaurant patron Don Mayhew stunned onlookers as he openly indulged himself in the extravagance of a soft drink along with his meal, disdainfully eschewing the common man's glass of ice ...
 
The Australian
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:33:48 -0700

ONCE one of Rome's most magnificent monuments, the Mausoleum of Augustus — the final resting place of the first Roman emperor, who died 2000 years ago on Tuesday — has in recent times been a popular hangout for prostitutes and an open-air toilet ...

Examiner.com

Examiner.com
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:03:45 -0700

In time for the 2,000th anniversary of the first Roman emperor Augustus' death on August 19, New York Review of Books Classics has just reissued the historical novel “Augustus” by John Williams. Winner of the National Book Award in 1973, the epistolary ...

artnet News

artnet News
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:26:15 -0700

As the city of Rome observed the 2000th anniversary of the death of the great Roman emperor Augustus this week, it had hoped to reveal his recently unearthed stables alongside Circus Maximus to the public, but due to lack of funds it will instead ...

Variety

Variety
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:00:31 -0700

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Chicago Reader

Chicago Reader
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:38:15 -0700

He's got Mayor Rahm as a roman emperor with a caption that reads: "Rahmulus Bogus: Non Compos Mentis." According to my sources in the Latin-speaking community, the title is a reference to Romulus Augustus and the phrase means "not of sound mind.".
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