Tis the season to wonder why Christmas is celebrated when it is. The unfortunate answer is that we don’t really know, and with no consistent clues in the Bible, all we have is speculation. Thankfully, we do at least know who declared 25th December as Christ’s birthday.Read More Who Decided that Christmas Would be Celebrated on 25th December?
Names such as Carnegie, Rockefeller or Rothschild are all synonymous with vast fortunes, and rightly so. However when it comes to deciding the individual with the largest ever fortune things get more complicated. A smart guess would be to look at some of the wealthiest people around in the time of the Roman Empire, such […]Read More The Richest Person in History
I would much rather have men ask why I have no statue, than why I have one.Read More Ye Olde Snippets: There’s No Place Like Rome