As the world’s sole superpower, it’s easy to draw parallels between the United States and the Roman Empire. A look at what the U.S. has, and doesn’t have, in common with the Ancient Roman Republic.

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  • Cullen Murphy Editor-at-large of "Vanity Fair" and author of "The World According to Eve" and co-author of "Rubbish."

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