The audacity of Emperors

Posted: November 30, 2009 in History
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Well, let’s hope America’s Imperial Presidency never reaches this state of audacity:

“Taking a pee in ancient Rome was not without its dangers. Under Tiberius, peeing while wearing a ring (or holding a coin) with the Emperor’s face on it was a capital offense…” Zack’s “Underground Education”.

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