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VICELAND

Things Get Medieval on the Next 'KING OF THE ROAD'

The teams don their monk robes for an epic dirtboard challenge dubbed "Game of Stoke."
Sarah Bellman
8.7.18
video art

Pug-Squid Chimeras and Cop Orgies Fill This Surreal Video Art Piece

Inspired by medieval engravings, AES+F imagines a topsy-turvy absurdist universe.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
3.11.17
thump news

MK, J.Phlip, and AC Slater to Headline Middlelands' Trinity Vale Stage

The inaugural edition of the Medieval-themed festival will take place in Texas this May.
Alexander Iadarola
2.15.17
Stuff

The Medieval Reenactors Who Want to Make Jousting an Olympic Sport

There's a campaign for the old timey horseback stick-battle to be at a future games, so I went to find out if it's worthy or not.
Joe Bish
8.18.16
Stuff

‘Game of Thrones’ and the Reality of Pregnancy by Rape in the Middle Ages

Whether or not Sansa's pregnant, the possibility raises questions about how unwanted pregnancy was dealt with in medieval times.
Kathleen E. Kennedy
7.8.16
Europe: The Final Countdown

Britain Is Going Back to the Dark Ages, So I Spent the Day as a Peasant

I ate a potato, tried to pray, and enjoyed the company of some sheep.
Joe Bish
7.1.16
Stuff

How 'Game of Thrones' Invaded Our Sex Lives

From parody porn to a real-life Littlefinger's brothel, ever since 'Game of Thrones' first aired, businesses and websites have been racing to make viewers' fantasies real.
Olivia Marks
6.15.16
Design

Now You Can Chart a Medieval Map of Mars

Be sure to bring Eleanor Lutz's scientifically-accurate map next time you're out trekking the dry dunes.
Nathaniel Ainley
4.12.16
Art

Not Dead Yet: Painter Aleksandra Waliszewska Makes Nightmares Look Beautiful

Not Dead Yet is a column dedicated to finding experimental, funny, and out-of-this-world artists.
Lorelei Ramirez
3.19.16
Stuff

We Spoke to the Medieval Astronomers Who Made David Leyonhjelm Swear

Leyonhjelm was in Melbourne as part of a senate inquiry into the medical and psychological effects of wind turbines. ClimActs were there to take the piss.
Alan Weedon
6.13.15
News

Has the United States Run Out of Ways to Make the Death Penalty More Humane?

As lethal injection drugs become harder to get, lawmakers are struggling to come up with humane alternatives for death row inmates.
Jules Suzdaltsev
11.23.14
VICE AUSTRALIA IS 10

Medieval Slimes

According to sources such as Hollywood, history textbooks, and the word on the street, the Middle Ages were a thousand-year grunge revival in which everybody walked around covered in fleas and mud.
Thomas Morton
5.8.13
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