Ancient Greek Funerary relief from the J Paul Getty Museum Collection
Laptops, WiFi in Ancient Greece?
Nick the self-taught Archaeologist...
Italian scientists digging near Rome dug to a depth of 10 meters, found traces of copper wire connecting houses in an ancient village and came to the conclusion that their ancestors already had a telephone network more than 2000 years ago.
Not to be outdone by the Italians, in the weeks that followed Turkish scientists dug to a depth of 20 meters. Shortly thereafter, headlines in Turkish newspapers read: "Turkish archaeologists have found traces of copper wire connecting the ruins of an ancient village and have concluded that their ancestors already had an advanced high-tech communications network five hundred years earlier than the Italians."
One week later "The Kathimerini", a Greek national newspaper, reported the following: "After digging as deep as 50 meters in fields near Athens, Nick Papadopoulos, a self-taught archaeologist, reported that he found absolutely nothing. Nick has therefore concluded that 3000 years ago Greeks were already using wireless and that the Ancient Greeks invented WiFi, because as we all know...
The Greeks Invented EVERYTHING!
Thanks to Georgia C for the laugh!
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