Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-04-01 14:46
Wonder about the origins of the calendar's silliest holiday? What the heck was a "Poisson d’Avril?" Novopress.info has the story on its website.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2006-04-01 14:30
Pursuant to new SCA corporate-level administrative sanctions, a High Inquisitional Council of Peers met recently behind closed doors and voted to censure Dame Aoife Finn of Ynos Mon, creator of the popular Aoife's Links column. SCAtoday.net has learned that the worst may be yet to come.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2006-04-01 13:57
There are those in our beloved Society who believe that the use of computers and the Internet, however convenient, somehow contaminates our historical accuracy. Some of these naysayers, to be sure, are rogues and scoundrels of the most common sort, yet others are of noble and virtuous demeanor and are merely misguided in their thinking.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2006-04-01 00:01
Those planning to attend Pennsic 35 should pay particular heed to the following report.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-03-27 13:28
A woman in Oslo, Norway was shocked recently to find beer streaming from her kitchen water faucet.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-03-18 14:29
Thou villainous doghearted gudgeon! Chris Seidel has created an insult generator based on the original Shakespeare Insult Kit. Have fun!
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-03-08 14:32
A product of an overactive imagination or just someone with too much time on their hands, Geoffrey Chaucer Hath A Blog is now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-02-18 12:03
Not just for Midrealmers anymore! Dragonhame.com has produced a quiz to let you find your inner dragon!
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-02-17 17:25
Is chivalry dead? CBS News reporter Steve Hartman thought it might be, so he sought out John Bridges, author of the book How to be a Gentleman.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2006-02-10 16:27
Dame Aoife was feeling foolish this week, and offers this week's Links as a resource for the medieval artistry of jesters and fools.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-01-31 12:05
Can't get enough of Lord of the Rings? Check out a comic strip depicting Boromir as a child on the Kasiopea Art website.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-01-21 15:57
On the Living History website, Lord Daniel Raoul Le Vascon du Navarre documents the reconstruction of a 12th century hole - with tongue planted firmly in cheek.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2006-01-19 10:14
Have you been bad? Very bad? Dante Alighieri has an eternal home for you. Use this quiz to find out which of his seven levels of Hell you will inhabit. [PG-13]
Submitted by ColyneStewart on Thu, 2006-01-19 08:23
Ealdormerean correspondent Laird Colyne Stewart goes under cover as a page at the Barony of Septentria's 12th Night celebration to report on the humorous goings-on.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-01-15 21:33
For those serious coffee drinkers out there: Coffee Art!
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2006-01-14 10:03
...the average airspeed velocity of a fully laden swallow? To avoid being thrown into the gorge by Tim the Enchanter, you will need to know these things! Luckily, this web site has the answer.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-01-10 19:44
Comic strip character Monty by Jim Meddick has joined the local "Medieval Re-Creationist Society."
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-12-30 07:49
Slightly late, but still fun, a musical rendition of "Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer" - in Latin!
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-12-19 15:41
Maximumawesom.com wonders how much time could have been saved if the Fellowship of the Ring had just used a catapult....
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-12-14 15:22
Intrepid Atenveldt subjects bravely ventured from their home in the Shire of Windale into the nether planes, emerging from the murky depths with the Truth about what really happens to heraldic submissions.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-12-08 08:04
They're at it again! The annual Haggis Hunt is on with prizes for those who can snare the Golden Haggis.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2005-12-02 10:02
Aoife's Links this week brings us a fine cure for the Wintertime Blues, with links full of the humor (not the humours) of the Middle Ages.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-11-17 07:44
Feisty comic strip hero Asterix has been making fools of the Romans for years. Now he has a new focus: the Bush Administration.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-11-12 08:50
Archie McPhee is at it again! This time it's an Avenging Unicorn complete with "four interchangeable horns" for skewering your favorite irritant.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-11-04 10:11
OKCupid has a test to determine which historic general you most resemble.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-10-29 13:55
An updated version of the old chestnut that uses a quiz to deterine which Dungeons and Dragons™ character you would be.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2005-10-20 14:08
Run for your lives! Yet another issue of Trimaris' "Perfectly Period Parody Publication", The Quarter, has apparently gnawed through its restraining straps and escaped into the wild.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-09-24 20:23
Chick-Fil-A™, a North American fast-food chain, has produced a promotional calendar with scenes depicting cows in historical—and heroic—poses.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-09-19 08:48
Want to be like Jack Sparrow? Wear an eyepatch? Go around saying "Arrrrr" a lot? Then today is YOUR day! Happy National Talk Like a Pirate Day!
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2005-09-12 10:46
"If someone says that he’s planning to kill you, believe him."..."Avoid situations where the obvious rhyme-word is 'maidenhead.'" So warns Jim Macdonald in these helpful tips, gleaned from English folk music, that can help you stay alive, healthy, wealthy, and not deflowered.