I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
November 13, 2011
November 13: St. Brice's Day Massacre, 1002
On this date in 1002, Aethelred the Unready ordered all the Danes in England killed. He'd had about enough of those Vikings.