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We Could Understand Donald Trump Better Through Reading 'Richard II'

In medieval times, nobles believed a crowned and invested king had "two bodies" - one that was material and earthly, and one that was heavenly and bestowed by god. But "the character Richard II — like Trump — shows us how this agreement to live by a fiction can go wildly wrong. Richard does not […]

Little Hours Red Band Trailer Has Nuns Behaving Very Badly

Aubrey Plaza, Allison Brie and Kate Miccuci star as three unconventional nuns living in medieval times in the outrageous comedy The Little Hours.

Did Women in Ancient Rome Drink Turpentine So Their Urine Would Smell Like Roses?

last weekHumor / odd : Snopes

A number of "true facts" web sites have stated that women in ancient and medieval times "sweetened" their chamber pots by drinking turpentine.

Reluctant to Criticism, Govt To Launch A Digital Platform To Counter Foreign Media

It has often been seen that a majority of foreign media’s reportage of India is still stuck in the medieval times and

#21: WonderCon Anaheim 2017 Special Offers!

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : WonderCon

WONDERCON 2017 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY! #21: WonderCon Anaheim 2017 Special Offers! Hey, WonderCon Anaheim 2017 attendees! We have a pair of special offers for you from our friends at Disneyland and Medieval Times! Read more

WonderCon Special Offers

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : WonderCon

Special offers from the Disneyland Resort and Medieval Times for WonderCon Anaheim 2017 attendees!

Evil Blondes Aren’t Just Movie Stereotypes Anymore

last monthFilm / Film Reviews : Pajiba

Blondes have long since been used in storytelling as harbingers of death and destruction. The horrors they've brought have evolved from ancient Greece to medieval times; women with light hair were seen as seductresses thanks to the Greek goddess Aphrodite...

Listen to These Wicky-Wicky-Wild Will Smith-Style End Credit Raps for Oscar Nominees

When the clock struck midnight on Jan. 1, 2000, our great age of disappointment began. First, the Y2K bug failed to send us all back to medieval times, then the Bush administration came along, and then to top it all off, the artistic renaissance we were waiting for never materialized. Show More Summary

Frank Tieri's 'Pestilence' Brings Zombie Horror To Medieval Times [Preview]

Veteran comics writer Frank Tieri is teaming with artist Oleg Okunev for Pestilence at AfterShock Comics, an alternate history horror story set during the Black Death. Except in this world, the Black Death isn't the bubonic plague --- it's a zombie virus! Continue reading…

The Most Incredible Medieval Castles in the World

2 months agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

Even if you never dreamed of being a prince or princess as a kid, it's hard to deny that there's still something incredibly romantic about a castle -particularly those from medieval times. Whether you dream of visiting castles across...Show More Summary

Burgruine Gösting (Gösting Castle Ruins) in Graz, Austria

Sitting in a valley surrounded by rugged hills, Graz is the second largest city in Austria and has historically been an important point of passage between Western and Eastern Europe. In medieval times, the hills around the city were fortified with watch towers and castles for defensive purposes. Show More Summary

This Medieval Well May Be Both Blessed and Cursed

In medieval times, pilgrims flocked to England in quest of St. Anne's Well, which was said to cure ailments and wash away sins. Archaeologists now say they've rediscovered that large sandstone well on a private farm near Liverpool using only a 1983 photo and a description, reports the Liverpool Echo...

Mother fatally shot meeting online buyer for cellphone

6 months agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

One man is in custody and police say there may be more arrests to come in the death of Martha Teran in a Dallas Medieval Times parking lot

Woman Shot To Death While Helping Daughter Sell Phone On “Offer Up” App

6 months agoNews / Crime : The Dreamin' Demon

DALLAS, TX – A woman helping her teen daughter sell a phone via the “Offer Up” app was shot to death after meeting potential buyers in parking lot of a Medieval Times. According to family members, 42-year-old Martha Teran’s daughter wanted to sell her iPhone 7 and used an app called “Offer Up” to find a buyer. Show More Summary

Creative Medieval Weapons

(PG-13: Language) The Sam O’Nella Academy presents a brief look at some of the highly creative and nasty ways you could be killed back in medieval times. Though we do think an actual giant ape tossing boulders would have been more intimidating than the Warwolf.

National Velvet: 14 Modern Ways to Crush It With This Season's Trendiest Fabric

Post by Michele Zipp. It's easy to associate velvet with all things old-fashioned and/or dowdy. After all, it was the fabric of choice in medieval times and the Renaissance.  But this year, it's having a major moment that has nothing to do with the past and everything to do with the present. Show More Summary

The Walking Dead Recap: Medieval Times

After one of the most violent hours in television history, The Walking Dead pumps the brakes this week, shifting the story from what's left of Rick's posse to Carol and Morgan.Last time we saw them, Morgan had broken his no-kill code to save Carol from her sadistic Savior stalker. They ... More »

Holy Grail: Dramatic Trailer

Monty Python and the Holy Grail is one of the greatest comedies ever made, but it’s also set in medieval times, with swordfights, bloody battles, hostility, and blood to spare. So it isn’t much of a stretch to envision it as a dark and intense drama, like CineFix does here.

Donald Trump promises 'extreme screening' to combat 'medieval times'

Campaign 2016 updates: Trump, Clinton respond to New York bombing Sept. 19, 2016, 2:45 p.m. Hillary Clinton is set to appear Monday night on the "Tonight Show" with Jimmy Fallon after campaigning in Pennsylvania and meetings at the United Nations. Donald Trump campaigns in Florida.Voters might...

Exploring the Strange Pleasures of Cockaigne, a Medieval Peasant's Dream World

A 16th-century vision of Cockaigne as a land of shameful laziness and sloth. (Photo: Pieter Bruegel/Public Domain) The dream of the common person’s utopia was more than a little bit different during medieval times. Whereas today we have...Show More Summary

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