Sporus was a young boy whom the Roman Emperor Nero favored, had castrated , and married. According to the Roman naming conventions , he would gain the nomen and praenomen of his former master retaining his former name as a cognomen. Little is known about Sporus' background except that he was a young man to whom Nero took a liking. He may have been a puer delicatus , who were sometimes castrated in an effort to preserve their youthful qualities. Nero's wife, Poppaea Sabina , died in 65, supposedly in child birth although it was later rumored Nero kicked her to death.
Eduard Florea, 40, from Queens, New York, who allegedly made online threats tied to the violence in Washington, was dramatically arrested by the FBI this week. The year-old software engineer allegedly posted about sending an armed caravan to the Capitol and also allegedly threatened the life of senator-elect Raphael Warnock hours before the January 6 riots began. A tank was going down the street. An FBI guy yelled at me to get inside.
Cop among several killed in Colorado supermarket shooting. By Joe Marino and Tamar Lapin. January 14, pm Updated January 15, am. Prosecutors allege the year-old software engineer posted about sending an armed caravan to the Capitol and also threatened the life of Sen.