posted on Aug, 11 2003 @ 02:37 PM
For centuries scholars have debated whether Caligula, the Roman empire's eccentric third ruler, was a megalomaniac who dared to defy the gods or a
maligned emperor whose caprices were exaggerated after his death.
Now a group of archaeologists digging up Caligula's ancient palace say they have finally found concrete evidence that he was indeed a "maniac" who
turned one of Rome's most revered temples into the front porch of his residence
[Edited on 11-8-2003 by MiStErBeLLaTrIx]