Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-12-19 09:01
A newly-translated Anglo-Saxon epic casts a whole new light on noble warriors. Enjoy!
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-12-12 17:02
Want to know all about Iceland, but don't have time to read a history book? Check out the cartoon version.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 2004-11-14 15:21
The 19th annual World Championship Punkin Chunkin was held last weekend near Millsboro, Delaware (USA). Thousands of people came to see modern "seige engines" (mostly powered by compressed air) hurl pumpkins across a cornfield.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-11-13 11:13
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth was photographed recently sitting next to Colonel Simon West of the 1st Battalion of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, who apparently was careless with the arrangement of his kilt.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-09-26 14:56
For those with lots of time on their hands, here's your chance to get involved in a new artform: Marshmallow Sculpting.
Submitted by Gwenhyfar on Fri, 2004-09-24 14:27
Were Vikings really the vicious fighters in "fur skirts" we've been led to believe, or were they really just quiche-eating pussycats?
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-09-11 14:28
Tony Gabriele of the Daily Press offers a warning to parents: Don't teach your children to read!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-09-09 19:45
Have a fun Pennsic? A wet Pennsic? Here's what posters on the Pennsic LiveJournal page had to say:
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2004-07-09 15:24
Mistress Eleanor, President of the Hug-a-Peer Foundation, has offered a few words of advice on the gentle art of caring for SCA Peers.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2004-07-06 12:55
A 1990 performance of Inherit the Wind, marking co-author Jerome Lawrence's 75th birthday, was disturbed by noise from a nearby SCA fighter practice. "Jerry was hard of hearing and heard 'creationists' when he was told that the noise was 'Society for Creative Anachronists,'" said Alan Woods, director of the Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theatre Research Institute at Ohio State University.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-06-18 13:35
Kate and Alan Dicey share a tale of castles, dragons and princesses...oh...and legos!
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-06-17 10:14
Quizilla wants to know, based on your responses to a "personality" quiz, "What calligraphy hand are you?"
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2004-06-15 09:56
SCAdians love Tolkien, and SCAdians love Monty Python. At last, someone has found a way to combine these two cultural treasures into a single artistic endeavor that will leave you breathless.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-14 16:40
T'cos J'os reveals the "True History of the Dumbek" in a very tongue-in-cheek essay.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 2004-06-06 05:50
StrangeCosmos.com: Lord Zachariah von Marksburgh shares what might be "history's worst typo."
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-06-03 19:15
The Quarter: In an effort, noble but probably doomed to failure, to protect the moral fibre of the SCA, the College of Heralds has banned "The Quarter". Too bad, because the parody newsletter's latest issue has just been allowed to escape its cage.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-04-01 21:19
Allegations are flying, and tempers are flaring, as the Board of Directors still has issued no statement on the incident. SCAtoday.net's Senior Anomaly Correspondent, Dexter Sinister, reveals this puzzling story.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2003-12-24 19:21
eBay: Third Age Armory claims to have uncovered the legendary Sword of Spam, and they are auctioning this rare item on eBay.
Submitted by Catriona on Fri, 2003-12-12 18:28
New humor from the create your own Bayeux Tapestry web site: a medieval reality show.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2003-11-26 18:38
SomethingAwful.com: It's just....wrong. A news parody site has collected some truly warped creations from the do-it-yourself Bayeux Tapestry web site.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-11-25 20:18
Information vital to any member of the SCA is now available online: Calculating the velocity of an unladen swallow!
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-11-08 16:40
Cyprus Weekly: An article by reporter Barbara Lyssarides looks at the fascinating -- and often dangerous -- history of medieval Cyprus.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-09-19 19:36
National Review: During renovation of Canterbury Cathedral, a new Chaucer tale has been discovered about a pilgrimage to a place called "Sacramento."
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-09-12 12:15
Always long to have a pirate name? This quiz can help!
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-06-09 13:37
Take the "Inner Geek" Test and see how being in the SCA makes you a geek!
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-05-18 00:00
Feel the need to belong to another political action group? Here's one no one can oppose!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-04-17 23:00
How many SCAdians does it take to change a lightbulb?
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-04-11 17:10
OK, it's been a slow week. Just in case you have lots of time on your hands, here's a way to concoct a plan to take over the universe.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-04-01 22:40
Dateline: April 1, 2003. A bitter feud between rival publications SCAtoday.net and The Quarter has ended peacefully, with the simple expedient of a leveraged buyout.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2003-04-01 19:50
Dateline: April 1, 2003. A thieving band of scoundrels calling themselves "The Quarter" have blatantly appropriated, for their own nefarious purposes, the title of a certain well-respected SCA news publication and the page layout of a certain national newspaper.