Celestial Classics: Venus

An exploration of the seemingly inhospitable hellscape that is the planet Venus, the hottest planet in our Solar System. We delve into the reasons why Venus, the Morning Star, became associated with Satan, via the word ‘lucifer’ and we discuss the prodigious fucking, portrayal of feminine beauty and unmatched sexiness of the Goddess of Love, Venus, herself.

The Pleb Who Built Rome: Marcus Agrippa

We Lack Discipline talks one of their absolute heroes of Rome, the friend of Augustus and hard-working General, Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa. We discuss his life and his works, his role in shaping the Pantheon and why he was fundamental to the founding of the Principate and Imperial Rome.

What are the ‘Ides of March’?

“Beware the Ides of March!” or so the saying goes, but why? What’s the problem with the ides of March? What the fuck is an ‘ide’? Why is it marching? These are questions I’ve been asked by multiple people and thus it has become a part of my Curious Idiot™ memorised dialogue so let meContinue reading “What are the ‘Ides of March’?”