August 14, 2015

Julius Caesar #45 – The Conspiracy, Part II

Our second last episode! Probably. We talk about the main conspirators and their possible motivations. Decimus Junius Brutus. Galba. Trebonius. Basilus. Cassius. And, of course, Marcus […]
August 7, 2015

Julius Caesar #44 – Enter Octavius

Enter Octavius! He's only 18 years old in 44 BCE. And he isn't JC's sister's son, as Ray mistakenly says in the opening to the show, […]
August 5, 2015

Julius Caesar – 2000 Likes Special Edition

Well we have FINALLY hit the milestone of 2000 likes on our Facebook page! And to celebrate, I put together something a little special for you. […]
July 30, 2015

Julius Caesar #43 – The Divine Julius

As we near the end of our little tale, Caesar is being granted unprecedented honours, including being declared a GOD and the SAVIOUR of Rome. We […]
July 29, 2015

Should We Continue?

We are nearly finished with Big Julie. Is it time to tell the story of his punk grand-nephew, the 18 year old kid with no military […]
July 24, 2015

Julius Caesar #42 – The Conspiracy, Part I

It’s the beginning of 44 BCE. Caesar is 56. He's planning to leave in three months to campaign against the Dacians and the Parthians. The Senate and the […]
July 17, 2015

Julius Caesar #41 – The War Is Over

Four years of bloody Civil War, with 100,000 Romans dead, all comes down to this place, this day, this battle - The Battle of Munda. Julius […]
July 10, 2015

Julius Caesar #40 – The Spanish Campaign 46 BCE

Caesar realises that he has to go to Spain in person to deal with Pompey's two brat sons - Cnaeus and Sextus - and his old […]
July 3, 2015

Julius Caesar Consul #17 – Jim Miller, Economist

Our guest this time is James Miller, game theorist and associate professor of economics at Smith College. He invited himself onto the show to talk about game theory […]