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Recursion Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-02-11 07:01 AM
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29. Where do you get your info?
Did Medieval people stink? Oh yeah, 100% except a few in the upper classes.

Your basis for this is...?

Live with animals? Oh yeah, absolutely.

I think the claim was that they didn't have vermin living within their thatch. Which they wouldn't if it was a tightly-woven thatch.
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  -Top 10 Myths about the "Dark Ages" of Europe cowcommander  Jan-01-11 06:49 PM   #0 
  - Article was interesting.  RandomThoughts   Jan-01-11 06:55 PM   #1 
  - The did NOT say that. In fact, their own graph shows recent global warming clearly.  Speck Tater   Jan-01-11 07:33 PM   #6 
  - It is on a graph saying Reconstructed tempature.  RandomThoughts   Jan-01-11 07:48 PM   #7 
  - Temperature records were reconstructed using tree ring data  Speck Tater   Jan-01-11 08:15 PM   #11 
     - I am reacting to the macro stored in the concept 'mini ice age'  RandomThoughts   Jan-01-11 09:35 PM   #20 
  - And what is there evidence.  RandomThoughts   Jan-01-11 07:51 PM   #8 
     - Evidence of what?  Speck Tater   Jan-01-11 08:22 PM   #12 
        - I am saying seeing 'the little ice age' in a post gets me to think of PR.  RandomThoughts   Jan-01-11 08:29 PM   #13 
           - Hmmmm.  Speck Tater   Jan-01-11 09:58 PM   #22 
              - If you saw the history channel show.  RandomThoughts   Jan-01-11 10:32 PM   #24 
  - Actually the little I've age is a historic fact  nadinbrzezinski   Jan-01-11 11:14 PM   #28 
  - Kick. You guys are filling up all my bookmark space with....  Smarmie Doofus   Jan-01-11 06:58 PM   #2 
  - Dude, "Dark Ages" is soooo... Dark Ages.  Davis_X_Machina   Jan-01-11 06:59 PM   #3 
  - It appears we are beginning to see the light. nt  NutmegYankee   Jan-01-11 07:25 PM   #5 
  - sonds like they had some better deals going then than now and all without electricity lol nt  msongs   Jan-01-11 07:08 PM   #4 
  - Am I the only one who feels a faint smell of agenda on those articles?  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jan-01-11 07:57 PM   #9 
  - No, you're not. nt  hvn_nbr_2   Jan-02-11 11:13 AM   #31 
  - Thanks. I enjoyed reading those.  freshwest   Jan-01-11 08:09 PM   #10 
  - the Dark Ages are not synonymous with the Middle Ages.  Odin2005   Jan-01-11 08:39 PM   #14 
  - Thank you!  salvorhardin   Jan-01-11 08:42 PM   #15 
     - I don't think there is an agenda, just bad labeling in the first article.  Odin2005   Jan-01-11 08:51 PM   #16 
  - In 1000 years they won't call our own era medieval, but they will probably think it was dark.  JackRiddler   Jan-01-11 08:56 PM   #17 
  - I think the preferred term now is "late antiquity"  Recursion   Jan-01-11 09:17 PM   #19 
  - I tried to read the middle ages one.........  dimbear   Jan-01-11 09:17 PM   #18 
  - Where do you get your info?  Recursion   Jan-02-11 07:01 AM   #29 
  - You don't even have to go to the historical sources, which are many.  dimbear   Jan-03-11 01:05 AM   #35 
     - Why do you say they didn't bathe?  Recursion   Jan-03-11 01:22 AM   #36 
  - Poverty is relative  Confusious   Jan-02-11 02:49 PM   #32 
  - Wow, what a load of out-of-context horseshit  MadHound   Jan-01-11 09:46 PM   #21 
  - authors confuse Dark Ages with Middle Ages and Renaissance.  provis99   Jan-01-11 10:21 PM   #23 
  - The dark ages began in 535 AD when Krakatoa erupted.  aquart   Jan-01-11 10:36 PM   #25 
  - 'Rules of chivalry' mostly existed in the literature of the time, not actual practice  REP   Jan-01-11 10:40 PM   #26 
  - 10 interesting tidbits I pulled off Wikipedia  toddaa   Jan-01-11 10:58 PM   #27 
  - So THAT's why freepers hate Muslims.  woo me with science   Jan-02-11 07:54 AM   #30 
  - Wow. A piece about the Dark Ages that doesn't actually deal with the Dark Ages.  Codeine   Jan-02-11 03:05 PM   #33 
  - Wrong right off, actually  Spider Jerusalem   Jan-02-11 03:30 PM   #34 

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