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Wendell Zurkowitz ((slave to the waffle light))10/18/2020 9:19:08 am PDT

re: #241 Eclectic Cyborg

In the days of the Roman Gladiators, some of the competitors endorsed commercial products, just as athletes do today. Money has been around sports almost forever.

gladiators, actors and other “show business” figures were also considered “infam”, i.e., forbidden to hold public office as they would be tempted to abuse their popularity…