Monthly Archives: November 2010

ATLANTIS: THE EVIDENCE…coming soon on BBC 2


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“Gods and Men disaprove of the man who lives without work,


wealth brings worth and prestige, but whatever your fortune, work is preferable. If your spirit yearns for riches, do as follows and work. Work upon work.” – Hesiod.

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Britain’s very own Holocaust.


5 million Irish people died in the Irish potato famine in British hands. This number does not include the people who were not registered or those who died on the boats that sank on their way to America, or those … Continue reading

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An assessment (re-written) on Religion, by Nobodysaknowitall.


“I knew I couldn’t believe in God, because I was fundamentally Hellenic in my outlook.” – Stephen Fry. “Fry has repeatedly expressed opposition to organised religion and has identified himself as an atheist, while declaring some sympathy for ancient Greek … Continue reading

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Did you know that Gladiators are thought to have been vegan?


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FOWSc8VvOl4

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This film is absolutely wonderful, even if the character Orestes is a little weird!


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“There is something seductive about the idea of lost civilisations…” – Bettany Hughes.


I want to be this woman. http://www.channel4.com/programmes/the-ancient-world-with-bettany-hughes/4od#3069620 http://www.bettanyhughes.co.uk/welcome.htm

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