TribLIVE

| Opinion/The Review


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Descendants no help

Daily Photo Galleries

Saturday, June 8, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
 

William R. Casey wrote in his letter “Paging Cincinnatus” (May 31 and TribLIVE.com): “Rome had Cincinnatus to save it (for a while). Is there such a man in our future?”

I am suggesting that maybe, only maybe, his distant relatives are already here and working in the IRS office in Cincinnati.

I guess that over the millennia, the “SPQR” emblazoned on the standards carried by the Roman legions morphed from the initialized Latin phrase “ Senatus Populusque Romanus ” (“The Senate and People of Rome”) into “IRS” (“Immensely Ruinous through Searches”), so there's no help coming from his heirs.

M.S. Janosov Jr.

Robinson

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Letters

  1. Control borders
  2. Fighting for Ford City II
  3. Liberals & illegals
  4. Warming’s evidence clear
  5. Challenging cops stupid
  6. Fighting for Ford City I
  7. Wrong on immigration I
  8. ‘Affordable’? Not for him
  9. Wanted: Chief assessor
  10. ATI’s broken promises
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.