In medieval times, the people would proclaim the death of a monarch with the words: “The king is dead, long live the king,” and, in football terms, it still rings true in Florence. Cuadrado ruled over Fiorentina as the team's top scorer...Show More Summary
Is the princess in another castle? Medieval Times is looking for royalty, and we found out the job requirement secrets. If dad stopped paying your bills and you want a gig that makes you feel special, then you’re in luck: Medieval Times is hiring a princess. Show More Summary
A musical comedy set in medieval times that men should check out. The post ‘Galavant’ A One of a Kind Comedy Extravaganza appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Looming on a steep riverside cliff in a Greenfield, Massachusetts park is a lonely tower that looks like it landed in place right from medieval times, but rather than a legacy of swords and sorcery defense the gently-named Poet's Seat Tower is more of a place for peaceful reflection. Show More Summary
Castles, jewels, and crowns? If you care at all about personal hygiene (and disease), medieval times would be your worst nightmare. As you read about the hygienic practices of yesteryear, Medical Daily hears your horrified gasps. But, instead of feeling smug, imagine yourself catapulted 300 years...
Whether or not your muscle memory is used to writing it on checks yet (People still write checks, right?), it's now 2015. Hopefully everyone had a safe and happy New Year's Eve (I got knighted at Medieval Times), a hangover that wasn't too terrible on New Year's Day, and are now excited to share images
In medieval times, people believed that a man’s penis could literally get “sucked into a woman’s vagina” during sex in the missionary position. Where could this belief have come from? Perhaps a prevailing fear of women’s nether-parts? Or maybe it was the moral of a fable about saving sex for... More »
With Christmas almost upon us, there will be plenty of frenzied present shopping and meal planning. Haven’t made that Christmas cake yet? Fear not. If you were preparing the festive meal 600 years ago you’d have far more on your plate. The picture below is a calendar page from a Book of Hours, a...
?No one ever thought the CIA's torture program for terror suspects was a pleasant evening at Medieval Times or a mild tickling from Bradley Cooper. We always knew it was pretty grim. Granted, terms like "waterboarding" and "behavioral control" don't immediately make you cringe or reach for the nearest slop bucket to expel your breakfast. Show More Summary
People ran to the church for refuge in Medieval times. It was considered a place of safety, a sanctuary from civil punishment. In the church, one could claim a right to justice, food, water and shelter. That role was recognized by church and government authorities alike; doubtless sometimes grudgingly as the wanted escaped harsh punishments. […]
While Bermuda's Unfinished Church looks as though it was built in medieval times and left to fall apart and rot, it is actually a fairly recent construction that was just never able to be completed due to disastrous weather, the objections of the congregation, and empty coffers. Show More Summary
You can’t talk about the history of the English royal family in medieval times without taking a moment to acknowledge Leeds Castle. First a Norman stronghold, Leeds Castle has been the royal residence of six queens of Medieval Britain and if walls could talk I’m sure it would have some secrets to tell. Show More Summary
Tower Rush Lite is a free tower defense game that challenges a user to protect a portal from monsters. Players put up towers where you can safely throw weapons at the enemy until they die. It is set in medieval times and located in a castle where...
Life is Feudal: Your Own is a sandbox game of brutal combat and artisan crafting set back in medieval times. And it is now on Steam! With so many things to do -- including hunting, taming wild animals, mining, logging, building a house, waging war, and so much more -- Massively's MJ will have no trouble filling her time. Show More Summary
You can add one more name to the list of those claiming the Shroud of Turin dates only to medieval times. According to British historian Charles Freeman, Jesus' supposed burial cloth—believed by many to show his image after crucifixion—is a 14th-century prop that was likely used during an...
During the medieval times, people relied on a number of herbal preparations to treat various ailments. In the twelfth century, people were not even aware of bacteria and viruses. As a result, illnesses were deemed as punishments from God. Show More Summary
Argentine President Cristina Kirchner and Pope Francis were once neighbors, but the two have had their differences. Like the time she said his opposition to adoption by gay people made him sound like someone out of “medieval times and...Show More Summary
The Hurdy Gurdy is an instrument that was used in medieval times to make people get jiggy. The instrument itself was made of wood and stringed, as you can see, but how you play it is what sets it apart from most other musical instrument. Show More Summary
Ariana Grande and Chris Brown play star-crossed lovers in medieval times in their official music video for their long-awaited duet, "Don't Be Gone Too Long." Chris Brown - Don't Be Gone Too Long ft. Ariana Grande Months after teasing...Show More Summary
Chris Brown as an anguished lover? That’s not much of a stretch as seen in his new video for “Don’t Be Gone Too Long” featuring Ariana Grande. Breezy directed the clip that finds him and Grande in medieval times. It