I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
April 16, 2011
April 16th: Odysseus Slays the Suitors
Amazing. Odysseus MIGHT have been a real person. They think they know the exact date he slew the suitors (based an astronomical stuff) and they may have even found his tomb. Read more here.
Pictured: Odysseus slaying the suitors. Illustration by Gustav Benjamin Schwab (1792 - 1850)