brutus brutus  /b ˈru təs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) statesman of ancient Rome who (with Cassius) led a conspiracy to assassinate Julius Caesar (85-42 BC)

News

  1. Big Ten Friday mailblog

    Wishing you a great weekend. Be sure to follow us on Twitter. And away we go ... Brutus from The Ninth Circle writes: Hey Adam, got a recruiting question for you. I've been watching Penn State's ability to recruit under sanctions and have been mildly impressed with what Bill O'Brien has been able to do. I think the caliber of recruit, while varying, has been good. I'd say in some cases it's been ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs

  2. Residents upset with part of trail

    More than three dozen Burt Township property owners are frustrated and feel their opposition to a section of the phase one Burt Lake Bike Trail on West Burt Lake between Brutus and Mundt Roads has been ignored for more than a year.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Cheboygan Daily Tribune

  3. Oak Brook officer’s new partner a different breed

    OAK BROOK — Police officer Andrew Franczak is almost never apart from his new partner. Franczak, 33, has been a patrol officer in Oak Brook for 11-plus years. His job changed when he took on partner Torro, a 21-month-old German-born police dog. Torro has taken over for the retired Brutus, who worked as the department’s canine since 2006 and now is living with his former handler, Sgt. Danny ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Doings Oak Brook

Quotes

  1. "I discovered halfway through writing the second season the show was going to end," Heller said. "The second was going to end with the death of Brutus. Third and fourth season would be set in Egypt. Fifth was going to be the rise of the...
    on Nov 30, 2008 By: Bruno Heller Source: Reuters

  2. "Not since Brutus stabbed Julius Caesar have we seen such an act of betrayal," Ms Irwin said yesterday.
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Julia Irwin Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. In the ironic tone of "but Brutus is an honourable man", Mandela added: "I know our President understands these issues. He is not the kind of man to sideline anyone".
    on Sep 21, 2008 By: Nelson Mandela Source: Independent Online

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