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Death Of Julius Caesar Location Discovered
2012-10-10 17:30:12

Researchers have found a concrete structure that the adoptive son of the most famous Roman emperor and general, killed in 44 BC, placed inside the Curia of Pompey to commemorate the death of Julius Caesar.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.