Nerd Fun: It's Raining 300 Men

Recent studies show that not only are women much more visually stimulated than originally thought, but we’re actually more visually stimulated than men are. Go figure. Personally, I think the success of the 300 is as much due to its young male target audience as it is to its appeal to women. Sure, the man […]

"E tan, e epi tan"

“Come home with your shield or on it.” Plutarch attributes this quote to a Spartan mother speaking to her son in his Moralia from the section called Sayings of Spartan Women. The meaning is that if he were to come home from battle without his shield, then he would have discarded it as he fled […]