Feb 14, 2018
Get yourself a bowl of popcorn and pour some red wine for this
epic episode of the French Revolution and the life of Danton and
his eventual beheading by the guillotine. Danton said "Public
opinion is a whore and posterity is nonsense!"
Little did he know then that I would do my longest podcast
ever on him and the events from his life. Continuing my homage to
the Stanley Loomis book 'Paris In The Terror' here is part two of
the three part series I am doing on this formidable period in human
history when people showed themselves and who they truly were once
they threw off the chains that had bound them and were allowed to
do whatever they wanted to do.
Learn all about The Festival Of Reason that will never allow
you to look at the Notre Dame the same ever again. And the tiresome
words of Virtue and Vicious that came to define the measuring scale
if people were friends of the revolution or against it.
I highlighted many great passages from this book and I read
them to you and discuss in detail with Ashna this amazing human
drama that is known as the French Revolution. Here for you now, it
is my pleasure to present to you the life and execution of
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