Be Aware of the Ides of MarchJulius Caesar was famously assassinated during the Ides of March (March 15) way back in 44 BC after ignoring the warnings of a seer, though most of us are familiar with the details as dramatized by William Shakespeare in The Tragedy of Julius Caesar.

Because of this, we’ve learned not to ignore the warnings of seers — or Shakespeares — just in case. Here are some of the ways that we marked the Ides of March this time around: