Did you know the Romans encouraged homosexuality?


Yes, this was the dinner conversation-starter the other week, among my boyfriend, my best friend, and her date.

Courtesy of yours truly. 🙂 That was an interesting night.

But it’s true! The ancient Romans encouraged homosexuality among their soldiers. Because they believed men would fight harder (no pun intended) for their lovers, than they would for their friends.

Yea, it’s one of those weird little facts I randomly remembered from high school world history class, while chomping down on Chili’s chicken tacos.

And I just thought I’d share it with you. Because it’s cool. And sometimes, my ADHD acts up. Like now.

Yea …

One thought on “Did you know the Romans encouraged homosexuality?

  1. For decades our government had the opposite perspective. I’m thinking how different perspectives seem to make opposite things at least appear true.

C'mon, you MUST be thinking something.

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