"Aut vincere aut mori". In this episode, we are joined by one of the leading experts in the domain of ancient Roman history, Adrian Goldsworthy. We dive deep into topics like truth and tales about the founding of the Roman Republic, Adrian answers how we are able to explore the daily life of ancient Romans, what brought Rome its fall, and the scale and consequences of The Punic Wars. Dr. Goldsworthy explains how the Roman military functioned and waged wars, its trade, and relations with the Far East. As an expert on Julius Caesar, Adrian gives us his thoughts about his rise to power, rule, conquering, and many more.
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OVERTIME: UFC 298 Predictions
16:32UFC 298 is upon us and it brings stacked card featuring Featherweight crown on the line in the main event between one of the greatest of all time, reigning champion Alexander Volkanovski and tough challenger Ilia Topuria. Ranked middleweights, welterweights, bantamweights will meet also as we are about to see who will perhaps be the next challenger for Sean or Vera, is Ian Garry ready to beat pressure of the crowd and Hands of Steel and who will climb rankings of middlweight division between Robert Whittaker and Paulo Costa. Enjoy!
Unscripted With Ryan North
52:29In this episode, we are talking comics with the prominent comic book author of "Dinosaur Comics", "The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl", "Power Pack" and others, Ryan North. We talked about the continuity dilemma in comics, the approach to drama vs. comedy in writing, how the internet changed in the 2000s, his books "How To Take Over The World" and "How To Invent Everything" and more. Enjoy!
Unscripted With Bernard Cornwell
38:48"Words are like breath," she said, "you say them and they are gone. But writing traps them." This episode we had acclaimed author of historical novels famous for series of books The Saxon Stories and Sharpe, Bernard Cornwell. We discussed his interesting story of becoming a writer, how he rates The Last Kingdom, Sharpe and The Winter King tv shows, what historical period he wants to write about and more. Enjoy!
Unscripted With Thomas Carr
48:27We are talking dinosaurs again! In this episode, we are joined by esteemed vertebrate paleontologist Dr. Thomas Carr. We discussed new findings in the world of paleontology, his opinion on mass extinction theory, T-rex and his predatory habits, as well as his opposition to dinosaur fossils being held privately. Enjoy!
OVERTIME: WWE's Royal Rumble 2024 Predictions
14:01January 2024 doesn’t stop giving to pro-wrestling fans, and everything will culminate with WWE’s Royal Rumble! Who will be the next woman to point at the WrestleMania sign and start her stargazing adventure, will it be reinvented Becky Lynch, undeniable Bayley, or unstoppable Nia Jax? Will Logan Paul continue to ‘abuse’ the United States Championship or will Kevin Owens put an end to it? Can ‘The Head of the Table’ Roman Reigns tap into God mode to fight off hungry contenders, or will history be made as we crown the next WWE Universal Champion? And who will challenge for the gold at WrestleMania as he remains the only man standing tall in the ring, will it be prodigal sons CM Punk or Cody Rhodes, will it be show stealers GUNTHER, Jay Uso, or Sami Zayn, or even someone you never thought of?
Naruto And Sasuke: Rivals, Friends, Shinobi
25:38Rivalry that defined genre and captivated fans and authors around the world; this episode is about the story of Naruto and Sasuke. We reminisce about the first time we experienced their encounter at the Valley of the End, how characters evolved through the story, our favorite fights in the series, and more. Enjoy!
OVERTIME: UFC 297 Predictions
11:42The first PPV of the year will see champion Sean Strickland defend his belt for the first time against the formidable challenger from South Africa, Dricus Du Plessis. A new champion will be crowned in women's bantamweight division between Mayra Bueno Silva and Raquel Pennington. Canada will also cheer on their own stars, Mike Malott and Marc-Andre Barriualut, against Neil Magny and Chris Curtis, respectively. Check out our predictions for this event and enjoy!
Emotions and Rationality: Ways We Think
25:13Dale Carnegie said: "When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion." In this episode, we examined the scale of emotional and rational thinking, what being analytical means, and how ego affects our decision-making. Are rational decisions always right one and is being a pragmatist easy? Find out with us and enjoy!
Understanding Gandalf: Beyond Spells and Shadows
32:58Middle Earth is the universe full of interesting and unique characters that captivated generations of readers, and among them, one of the most recognizable is wizard, Gandalf. In this episode, we discussed his role in the story, Tolkien and his motif of divine intervention, and how the book version differs from the movie one and other. Enjoy!
Unscripted With Louis Sarkozy
1:03:16On this captivating episode of Unscriptify, we dive deep into the enigmatic world of Napoleon Bonaparte with esteemed historian and author Louis Sarkozy. In an engaging conversation, we unravel the intricacies surrounding one of history's most iconic figures and explore the misconceptions that have shrouded his legacy for centuries. From his military prowess to his impact on European politics, Sarkozy guides us through the layers of history, separating fact from fiction, as we discuss the latest Ridley Scott movie. We get to see Napoleon's letters in Louis' collection and hear the opinions of ordinary Frenchmen about the polarizing persona Bonaparte truly was.