A Spartan's Guide to Business
He seeks approval from some grotesque oracles (his board of directors) to take 10,000 Spartan soldiers to fight off the Persian army ... few stood against many, and before this battle was over, that even a god-king can bleed." And because Leonidas ...
Movie.ology: 300, and then we dance "the Persian"
With the battle at Thermopylae (meaning Hot Gates) in 480 BCE Persian ... movie comes at the end (of DVD): The producers acknowledge their gratitude to their majesties the King and Queen of the Hellenes, the Greek government, the Royal Hellenic Army ...
How Did the Islam Conquer the World?
In 635, he conquered Damask and in 636, the army chief Halid ibn-al-Walid destroyed the Byzantine Army in the battle ... their capital at Cairo. In time, the political power of the Persians grew, and the Abassid caliphs turned into puppets of the Persian ...
How "300" misrepresents Persians in history
There are some haphazard exchanges between King Leonidas and the Persian ambassador, who looks like a science fiction freak monster with his ... army could never have mustered so many people, even if the Persians had resorted to slavery. But of course 300 ...
How the “Most Moral Army in the World” Wages War on Students
They killed 952 Palestinian kiddies in their homeland between ... Would anyone care to guess how many they left bleeding, maimed and crippled? The “most moral army in the world” also loves waging war against Palestinian university students.