Berlusconi as Tiberius? Nero? Caligula?

Interesting opEd by Natalie Haynes in the Independent:

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Caesar’s Assassination Site Redux ~ “Excessive Interpretation”

Last week or so we mentioned the media flurry about the discovery of the purported site of Caesar’s assassination (Site of Caesar’s Assassination Found?) … those reports were generated by one of the archaeologists working at the Largo Argentina site (Antonio Monterroso) … now fellow archaeologist Marina Mattei is saying ‘not so fast …

Storifying the Latin Tweetup/Pipiatio Latina

As you might be aware, a couple days ago Darius Arya hosted another Latin Tweetup and although I wasn’t able to participate myself, I thought it might be fun to Storify the event:

… for the record, I did edit a bit, taking out some posts which were more technical than anything else; also anything that had a RT in front of it.

Classical Words of the Day

teratoid (Dictionary.com)
malison (Merriam-Webster)

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