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In Other News, King Henry VIII is Diagnosed with Toomanywives Syndrome

Oh Henry! candy bars were invented in the 15th century by a chocolatier who made this exclamation every time he opened his Renaissance Weekly newsletter and saw that King Henry VIII had gotten married… again. “Oh Henry! Why don’t give … Continue reading

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Guide to Renaissance Swag, Men’s Edition

Quick – Get Me Some Fashion, on the Doublet!  O’ Doublet, mine Doublet, how ornamental and tight-fitted thou art! I am not sure if I love thee or if thou simply chokest my heart… We began with the Camicia – … Continue reading

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