#Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for February 18, 2020

Hodie est a.d. XII Id. Mart. 2772 AUC ~ 25 Gamelion in the third year of the 699th Olympiad

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The wait is over! Episode one of I, Podius is finally here! On this episode, hosts John Hodgman and Elliott Kalan discuss the inaugural episodes of the 1976 BBC miniseries “I, Claudius.” With stellar performances by Derek Jacobi, Siân Phillips, Brian Blessed and many more you’ll want to watch along at home! Plus, John and Elliott discuss why they decided to recap the series and take some “Dispatches From the Empire” –

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Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If it thunders today, it portends a heavy wind and an outbreak of skin disease.

… adapted from the text and translation of:

Jean MacIntosh Turfa, The Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar, in Nancy Thomson de Grummond and Erika Simon (eds.), The Religion of the Etruscans. University of Texas Press, 2006. (Kindle edition)

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