Five Romans in exile

New article is up at Mental Floss. Imagine getting kicked out of your favourite place. Now imagine that place ruled most of the world which, I guess, is kind of like being sat in the corner at school. If at school you could murder your rivals and eventual connive your way to being principal.

Kicked to the curb: 5 Romans in Exile


Happy birthday, Gertie the Dinosaur!

February 8, 1914, Winsor McCay debuts his film of Gertie the hungriest and tamest dinosaur in existence. February 8, 2014, my article honouring the anniversary is live on Mental Floss.