To: Paleo Conservative
I don’t know if it is fair to say that Roman society was really all that much more bloodthursty than we are.
posted on 03/20/2009 8:38:59 PM PDT
(Personally, I give us... one chance in three. More tea?)
We are not quite up to the Romans yet, but recent events seem to indicate that we are about up to the later 2nd century BC, and are in a galloping hurry to reach the first century BC.
posted on 03/21/2009 12:20:25 AM PDT
by Lucius Cornelius Sulla
("men of intemperate minds cannot be free. Their passions forge their fetters." -- Edmund Burke)
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