Classical swag via @ancientblogger

I spotted these bad boys in my Twitter feed a few days ago, and had to share them with you.

Ancient Greek Converse

If you want more information, go here and here. Me? I’m just gonna sit and stare.

Putin as Hercules

I’m not the right man to talk about the mad weirdness that is Putin, but portraying yourself as Hercules is nothing new. Loads of people have done it; from Alexander the Great, to Pompey Magna. And yes, more recent people have done it too. This art is neither subtle, nor particularly brilliant, but then, neither is the man himself.