Herodotus on the 300

Herodotus described it well: But Xerxes was not persuaded any the more.  Four whole days he suffered to go by, expecting that the Greeks would run away.  When, however, he found on the fifth that they were not… Read More

Western Heritage Lecture 6: The Birth of Western Civilization

Leonidas and 300 Spartans birth western civilization through their sacrifice.  Complete with not one but TWO tornado sirens during the lecture.