Friday, October 21, 2016

Fact of the Day: Venus Caesar

Julius Caesar had claimed that he was a descendant of the goddess Venus. 

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  1. He made the most out of being the son of the Goddess of Love! A contemporary quotation about the bisexual Julius Caesar said that he was "every woman's husband and every husband's wife."

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    1. That was "NORMAL" sexual behaviour in those days.
      Incest was quite common.
      Colin

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  2. His family used this claim to offset the fact that they were a noble family but a poor one.

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  3. Of course he did, such an egomaniac.

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  4. Well, that's interesting. I didn't know that.

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  5. He didn't pick Zeus? Venus? Gracious! Must be Cleopatra's doing.

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