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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian19 Sep 2018 9:30 a.m. PST

Ancient Rome was a dangerous place to be an emperor. During its more than 500-year run, about 20 percent of Rome's 82 emperors were assassinated while in power. So, what led to their downfalls?

According to a new study, we can blame it on the rain…

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Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP19 Sep 2018 9:41 a.m. PST

That's as good enough reason to assassinate an Emperor as any.

Cacique Caribe19 Sep 2018 11:14 a.m. PST

So Climate Change? :)

Dan

Cyrus the Great19 Sep 2018 1:13 p.m. PST

Blame it on the rain, who can resist.

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