Caligula

Trump and Caligula.

PerryScope By Perry Diaz If there is one Roman emperor that that makes me laugh, it was Caligula. His real name was Gaius Julius Caesar Germanicus. He succeeded Tiberius in AD 37. He ruled for only four years and was assassinated in AD 41 at the young age of 28. He got his moniker “Caligula” (meaning “little soldier’s boot,” the diminutive form of “caliga”), which Read More …

PerryScope By Perry Diaz After one year in office, President Benigno “P-Noy” Aquino has consolidated his grip on power with a series of maneuvers that placed his “shooting buddies,” classmates, and friends — known as his “Kabarilan, Ka-klase, and Kaibigan” or KKK – in important positions in his administration.  With the KKK forming the base of his power, P-Noy now reigns supreme as the new Read More …

PerryScope By Perry Diaz After one year in office, President Benigno “P-Noy” Aquino has consolidated his grip on power with a series of maneuvers that placed his “shooting buddies,” classmates, and friends — known as his “Kabarilan, Ka-klase, and Kaibigan” or KKK – in important positions in his administration.  With the KKK forming the base of his power, P-Noy now reigns supreme as the new Read More …