I have been doing a lot of research on the Catholic Monarchs Ferdinand and Isabelle and I have decided that the internet really can't satisfy the things I want to know. I want a book and a good…Continue
I am currently going to college and working full time over the summers and part time throughout the school year. By avoiding the common college sins that put holes in a man's wallet (drugs and binge…Continue
"The Rape of the Sabine Women is semi-legendary, probably not an historical event. Greece was far from "hellenized" at that time period. And neither Greeks or Romans fought naked. They just depicted themselves fighting naked, because this…"
"I'd chose something that would sit well in a gentleman's study. Probably something with relatively muted colours, and a manly twist.
Perhaps a military tone:
The Battle of Trafalgar by Auguste Mayer
The Charge of the Light Brigade by…"
Hi there Dennis. Welcome to AoM! Also, I'd like to give you a friendly invite to check out my group, The Great Debate. Just click on "Groups." It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also one of the most active groups on AoM. In any case, great to have you with us.
""And you are also mistaken if you think those rioting, are doing so because of Brown. He's an excuse, not a reason. "
Might be, but this raises the question why they are looking for excuses to riot and furthermore how did they get in…"
"Titus, I appreciate what you're saying and agree somewhat, I just don't think it's quite so cut and dry.
Shooting an unarmed man/youth in "self-defence" simply because he might have been armed, speaks more of fear than…"
"JB, I'm not familiar with US law, nor will I pretend to be...but what I perceive you to be saying is that; whether he was armed or not - regardless of the fact that the punishment (or "justice" as you labelled it) far outweighs the…"
"I would rather trust the federal government, when under the firm hand of the populace, than to the state government of any affair.
Especially in Education, where we lag behind numerous other nations, and have such ridiculous fiascoes such…"