The Society for Creative Anachronism is comprised of 60,000 people who like to dress up and battle. The Society for Creative Anachronism is an organization comprised of 60,000 adults who want to experience Medieval times, in their own idealized way. Show More Summary
Taking a page from the Medieval Times book of crowd entertainment, Russian mixed martial arts promotion M-1 Global began hosting armored knight jousts as in-between-fight spectacles in 2014. The jousts expanded to one-on-one sword-fighting—ostensibly between two trained “knights” knowledgeable in the ways of armored combat. Show More Summary
by Carder I started writing poems with an intentionally flippant treatment of abortion around that scary time before Obama’s second election when Todd Akin was talking about legitimate rape. I was still working on them when Hobby Lobby...Show More Summary
Have you ever wondered what Empire would be like if it were in medieval times? It would probably be Game of Thrones, but with a majority African-American cast and set in South Centeros.
Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, their daughter North and Khloe Kardashian visited the Geghard Monastery Thursday on the latest leg of their Armenian trip.… READ ON
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This is the lead box that contained Richard the Lionheart's embalmed heart. If you want to see what a heart looks like after 800 years — or at least learn about how people in medieval times made souvenirs out of corpses — go ahead and click this story. Read more...
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