October 30, 2015

Life Of Augustus – #03 – The Featured Players

We discuss the other key players who are playing a role in Rome in 44/43 BCE – Marcus Antonius, Dolabella and Lepidus, Brutus and Cassius. There’s […]
October 23, 2015

Life Of Augustus – #02 – Going Rome

Octavius changes his name to Gaius Julius Caesar – but we call him Octavian so as not to confuse him with the other guy. He makes […]
October 9, 2015

Life Of Augustus – #01 – Introduction

On the 19th August, 14 CE, 767 years after the founding of Rome, nearly exactly 2001 years ago, the first Emperor of Rome, Augustus, finally died, […]
September 25, 2015

Julius Caesar #48 – The Aftermath, Part II

THIS IS THE END. SERIOUSLY THIS TIME. WE MEAN IT. We cover the events of March 18 - 20, 44 BCE. Brutus & Cassius invite the plebeians […]
September 15, 2015

Julius Caesar #47 – The Aftermath, Part I

Okay so... we screwed up. We thought Episode #46 was going to be our last episode but it looks like it might take another couple to […]
August 25, 2015

Julius Caesar #46 (Take 2) – The Ides Of March!

The REAL very last episode! Date: 15 March, 44 BCE. Location: Rome, Italy. Event: The assassination of Gaius Julius Caesar, dictator of Rome, brutally stabbed to death by […]
August 21, 2015

Julius Caesar #46 – The Ides Of March!

The very last episode! Date: 15 March, 44 BCE. Location: Rome, Italy. Event: The assassination of Gaius Julius Caesar, dictator of Rome, brutally stabbed to death by sixty of […]
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, […]