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#17 WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Special Offers for Attendees!

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

Here's What Richard the Lionheart's Heart Looks Like Now

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

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...

Fiorentina: What Juan Cuadrado's Departure Means for the Club

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

So You Want To Be a Princess

2 months agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

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

‘Galavant’ A One of a Kind Comedy Extravaganza

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.

Poet's Seat Tower in Greenfield, Massachusetts

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

4 personal hygiene habits no one practiced until recent history

3 months agoNews : The Raw Story

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...

What Are You Looking Forward to in 2015?

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

Can a Penis Really Get Stuck Inside a Vagina During Sex?

3 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

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 »

What would you have eaten for Christmas in medieval times?

4 months agoNews : The Raw Story

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...

A Brief History of Rectal Feeding

?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

Holidays in the ER: What you’ll see is a lot of humanity

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. […]

The Unfinished Church in St. George, Bermuda

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

Great British Houses: Leeds Castle – “The Loveliest Castle in the World”

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

The Stream Team: Living it up in Life is Feudal: Your Own

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

Historian: Shroud of Turin a Medieval Prop

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...

Medieval herbal medicine

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 Preparing Actual Debt-Crisis Hail Mary

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

How To Play the Hurdy Gurdy

6 months agoHumor : Neatorama

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

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