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Nero's rotating banquet hall discovered.

Who's got big balls?  Nero's got big balls...

The Roman emperor Nero had a rotating banquet hall that's just been uncovered by archaeologists.  It was a 50-foot room on a 13-foot pillar and four huge balls that were apparently driven by a constant water flow to keep it moving.

http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5iQPJJbma8j1ft1YJbsTGFMJlyY_wD9B160880

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songdawg
Sep. 30th, 2009 02:29 am (UTC)
I had heard about that room, but never believed it was real!
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