Spartacus: Vengeance: “A Place in This World” Review

Oh, Minerva! The Sparty Party continued its sick third season run, placing sword and spear to knave and spleen, digging for bloody treasure. "A Place in This World" didn’t have the return-to-glory shock value that episode 1 had (how does one top the Orgy that Went South anyway?)… but it certainly showed theplacement of its players. And that will pay dividends with episodes to come.

Before I get to the meat of this latest offering from Spartacus: Vengeance, I need to say this: I love the "historical depiction" blurb at the beginning of the show, mostly because so many people scoff at it. Yet at its core, the truth is spoken. Was there waxing in Roman times? Why yes, yes there was. No, they certainly didn’t say fahhk as much as we see—the Romans had many different colorful words for fornication. So I never see any of the language as out of place. Read More.... 


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