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Rude runes in Norway

SCAtoday.net - Thu, 2015/02/05 - 4:20pm

Medieval people were not as different as their modern versions when it comes to rude language and  graffiti, a fact discovered by a team of archaeologists in Oslo, Norway who came across three double entendre characters carved in runes on a piece of wood denoting either the first letters in the ruinic alphbet or Fuþ, the Old Norse word for the female genitalia. (photo)

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Call for Applications - Society Marshal

SCAtoday.net - Wed, 2015/02/04 - 5:43pm

The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachornim, Inc. has announced that it is seeking candidates for the position of Society marshal.

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Use of Mandrake-style rubber thrusting tips at Pennsic 44

SCAtoday.net - Wed, 2015/02/04 - 1:00pm

Sir Gregoire, KEM Middle Kingdom, MIC Pennsic 44 reports on Marshalate rulings regarding use of Mandrake-style rubber thrusting tips at the 2015 Pennsic War.

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Opinion re: Inclusion of Non-Rattan Fighters into the Chivalry

SCAtoday.net - Wed, 2015/02/04 - 10:48am

The Society Seneschal, A.J. Pongratz, has published an Advisory Opinion Regarding the possible inclusion of non-rattan righters into the Order of the Chivalry.

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Creation of the Order of Defense

SCAtoday.net - Tue, 2015/02/03 - 6:38pm

Due to the large amount of information surrounding the additional peerage for rapier and cut and thrust, the Board of Directors decided to participate in a conference call on February 2, 2015.

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Society Archivist - Address Change

SCAtoday.net - Tue, 2015/02/03 - 4:07pm

The Society Archivist has a new postal address, according to an official notice from Corporate.

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Gulf War Registration 2015 deadline approaches

SCAtoday.net - Tue, 2015/02/03 - 1:47pm

Baroness Alexandra der Wasserman, Co-Mayor for Gulf War 2015, reports that the registration deadline for the War is fast approaching.

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St. Augustine dig: "a 16th century jackpot!"

SCAtoday.net - Sun, 2015/02/01 - 9:12pm

Archaeologists working at the site of a new garden at the gallery of the Art Association in St. Augustine, Florida, have unearthed "some of the earliest artifacts found in the downtown area." City archaeologist Carl Halbirt said, "This is a 16th century jackpot!" WFGA, Jacksonville, has the story. (video)

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SCA BoD February 2, 2015 Conference Call

SCAtoday.net - Sun, 2015/02/01 - 2:52pm

Due to the large amount of information surrounding the additional peerage matter, the Board of Directors has decided to participate in a conference call on February 2, 2015. 

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