Prithee! Thine best memes on thee internet are these classics-turned-share-bait.
According to a 15th century guide to detecting and eradicating witchcraft, witches were capable of making penises vanish—and some even kept them in nests and fed them oats.
Whether or not Sansa's pregnant, the possibility raises questions about how unwanted pregnancy was dealt with in medieval times.
A medieval expert weighs in on what public shaming was like in the Middle Ages.
Careful with your casseroles: thousands of people in the UK are currently signing a petition that aims to make the misclassification of pie a criminal offense.
Over the course of books such as How the Irish Saved Civilization, Sailing the Wine-Dark Seas, and Mysteries of the Middle Ages, historian Thomas Cahill has done more for making ancient history readable and entertaining than all the cobweb-covered...