Posts tagged “Caesar”

Crossing the Rubicon

Crossing the Rubicon

There’s no turning back …

Sometimes you don’t know if you’re Caesar about to cross the Rubicon or Captain Queeg cutting your own tow line.
Anthony Kennedy

The Ides of March

I have to admit that I haven’t visited one of the best blogs – Bloggus Caesari – in quite some time. He hasn’t posted since the 11th, and I wonder what – if anything – is going to happen to his blog today. (Beware! Beware!) reminder via Random Thoughts from a Large Head

Ides of March

Happy Ides of March! In honor of his death, 2045 years ago today: A link to the complete text of Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar.

What Is This? is the personal weblog of me, David Vincent Gagne. I've been publishing here since 1999, which makes this one of the oldest continuously-updated websites on the Internet.

A few years ago I was trying to determine what cocktails I could make with the alcohol I had at home. I searched the App Store but couldn't find an app that would let me do that, so I built one.


You can read dozens of essays and articles and find hundreds of links to other sites with stories and information about Ernest Hemingway in The Hemingway Collection.