Possible essay titles: A modern audience cannot understand why the Romans enjoyed gladiator shows

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  • A modern audience cannot understand why the Romans enjoyed gladiator shows
    • Death was common
      • Believed in the underworld
    • Good form of entertainment - There wasn't much else
    • We enjoy competitionse.g. Olympics, football matches
      • Different schools(teams) of gldiators
      • We visit zoos - effectively caged animals
    • Pleasure in horror
      • The equivalent to us watching horror  films
    • Bringing in exotic animals
    • Augustine
      • Didn't enjoy the idea of the games but found them addictive
    • Warring nation
    • It was free
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