Ian Anderson 2:58 p.m., Jan. 20
Gladiator shows distracted Romans from political corruption. The National Football League does the same.
Posted February 10, 2014
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Bread and circuses
Bread and circuses. Back in the Roman Empire, those were the keys to diverting the public’s attention from political greed and corruption — and, particularly, from the massive gap between the rich and the poor. ...