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The Roman Ninth Legion's mysterious loss
#1
For anyone interested in pop archaeology

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-12752497

Enjoy!

FYI
Rome's Lost Legion is on the History Channel on Thursday 17 March at 2200 GMT
A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.
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#2
My highly intelligent and well thought out response to this is...

What a load of b*****ks...:face-stir:

...is that the creaking of a band wagon I can hear???
Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive and well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, Merlot in one hand, Cigar in the other; body thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and screaming "WOO HOO, what a ride!
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#3
Strangely co-incidental with the release of some film on 25th March
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#4
What? this film Smile
[video=youtube;Yx4bnwvGmKM]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yx4bnwvGmKM[/video]
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#5
Eheu!

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#6
They'll be down the back of the sofa along with everything else that is lost. Look there and it's job done.
'Reality,' sa molesworth 2, 'is so unspeakably sordid it make me shudder.'
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#7
Gawd help us all! Next it'll be the story of how the Romans built Stonehenge....or was that Space Aliens?.....
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#8
BAJR Wrote:What? this film Smile

Made me want to put on my Roman fancy dress and run around the garden...or was that too much info? *lol*
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#9
Yes, BAJR... that would be the one!

And WAY too much information moreno! :0
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#10
Interested peeps may wish to peruse this...

http://ancient-warfare.com/pdf/web/AWIV-...eninth.pdf
Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive and well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, Merlot in one hand, Cigar in the other; body thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and screaming "WOO HOO, what a ride!
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