#Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for April 6, 2020

Hodie est a.d. VIII Id. Apr. 2772 AUC ~ 14 Elaphebolion in the third year of the 699th Olympiad

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Kayden is joined by Holly and Caro for this monster of an episode to finish up the story of Agrippina the Younger. There’s no cooler last words than “Smite My Womb”, and we know it.

I, Podius ain’t your daddy’s I, Claudius-based podcast! On Episode 8 of I, Podius, hosts John Hodgman and Elliott Kalan welcome friend to the show and I, Podius theme song singer Paul F. Tompkins to the show!

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‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If it thunders today, it portends the outbreak of civil wars.

… 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)