“Sure, it’s fun to watch 300 nearly naked Spartans – abandoned by the rest of Greece – ignoring their own battle tactics to fight off a million invaders.
But don’t mistake this for history.
Click on the link below to see a detailed illustration about how Zack Snyder’s new movie “300” (based on Frank Miller’s graphic novel) stacks up against the textbooks on what really happened 2,500 years ago at Thermopylae. (OK, 2,487 years.)”….<More>
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