Daily Archives: October 2, 2016

Rome: changes from last time

Alex and I went to Rome in 2002. He was thirteen. For an “eternal city” a significant amount has changed in a short time. It was easier to get around then. You could walk up to the Arch of Titus. … Continue reading

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Trigger warning

Let me give my trigger warning. I intend to talk about ancient male enhancement. Not a joke. The Greeks and Romans were lusty, colorful and sometimes vulgar people. We see the bleached remains of their civilization and do not get … Continue reading

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Naples

Looked around Naples today. The city looks a lot like parts of São Paulo or Porto Alegre. That made me think, again, about connections. Every place, every culture is a composite, galvanized from traits and ideas inherited from previous cultures … Continue reading

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