Audax, Ditalcus and Minurus

Audax, Ditalcus and Minurus were the supposed assassins of theLusitanian leader Viriathus. In 139 BC, after a long war against the Romans, Viriathus was killed in his sleep by Audax (Latin meaning audacious), Ditalcus and Minurus (Latin meaning diminish), who had been sent as emissaries to the Romans and had been bribed by Marcus Popillius […]

Audax Minor

Audax Minor (1887 – October 8, 1979), the pen name of George F. T. Ryall, was a Canadian writer who worked as the horse racing columnist for The New Yorker for 52 years. Born in Toronto, Ryall was sent to England to be educated in 1900. In England, he began working as a general reporter for […]

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In vitae magna dui? Maecenas tellus lacus, eleifend vitae rhoncus vitae, tincidunt tempus eros. Aliquam fringilla dapibus facilisis. Proin dapibus massa vel ante dapibus non pellentesque neque tristique. Cras lobortis turpis in orci euismod vel ullamcorper sem ultrices. Pellentesque quis orci mi, in faucibus odio. Curabitur feugiat nulla quis augue lobortis a tempus risus dictum. […]

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Martin: What’s with all the strange looking words on some of these posts and pages? Julius: It’s Latin. Martin: Ah. Do you read Latin? Julius: Not a word. Martin: That’s pretty weird then, isn’t it? Julius: Nope, it’s just there as filler text. Martin: Like breadcrumbs in meatloaf. Julius: Sort of, I guess. 🙂

First Sunday Cooking in Our Brand New Kitchen

The chariots themselves were large, commodious, and gorgeously decorated. In each was seated a female Martian loaded with ornaments of metal, with jewels and silks and furs, and upon the back of each of the beasts which drew the chariots was perched a young Martian driver. Like the animals upon which the warriors were mounted, […]

Markup: HTML Tags and Formatting

Headings Header one Header two Header three Header four Header five Header six Blockquotes Single line blockquote: Stay hungry. Stay foolish. Multi line blockquote with a cite reference: People think focus means saying yes to the thing you’ve got to focus on. But that’s not what it means at all. It means saying no to […]

Markup: Image Alignment

Welcome to image alignment! The best way to demonstrate the ebb and flow of the various image positioning options is to nestle them snuggly among an ocean of words. Grab a paddle and let’s get started. On the topic of alignment, it should be noted that users can choose from the options of None, Left, Right, and Center. In […]

Markup: Text Alignment

Default This is a paragraph. It should not have any alignment of any kind. It should just flow like you would normally expect. Nothing fancy. Just straight up text, free flowing, with love. Completely neutral and not picking a side or sitting on the fence. It just is. It just freaking is. It likes where […]

Markup: Title With Special Characters

Putting special characters in the title should have no adverse effect on the layout or functionality. Special characters in the post title have been known to cause issues with JavaScript when it is minified, especially in the admin when editing the post itself (ie. issues with metaboxes, media upload, etc.). Latin Character Tests This is […]