Archive - Aug 9, 2010 - Story

Crusader-era fresco on display in Jerusalem

A rare Crusader-era fresco depicting a New Testament scene has gone on display to the public at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. The fresco was discovered during restoration work to preserve archaeological sites affected by floding.

Warriors and Warlords XVII photos online

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva has posted several albums of photos from Warriors and Warlords XVII, which took place recently in the Kingdom of Northshield. The photos are available on the Northsield Gallery.

Jousting as extreme sport

In an article for the New York Times Magazine, Dashka Slater asks the question: "Is jousting the next extreme sport?" The "violent sport" is attracting attention at jousting competitions around the world such as the Gulf Coast International Jousting Championships near Pensacola, Florida.