Monday, August 14, 2006

little-known historical fact

During the later years of the Venetian city-state, it slid into corruption and decay. The city leaders became especially notorious for their greed, rapacity, and violence. It got to such a point, in fact, that some citizens put a sign up outside of town saying, "Beware of the Doge."

1 comment:

Buck Daruma said...

and a whole day later, it's still my favourite joke.