(Not So) Fun Fact: The English King Who Committed Genocide Against the Danes

Æthelred the Unready ordered the St. Brice’s Day Massacre which targeted Danes living in England. Denmark and other Viking nations attempted a fairly successful revenge, especially as the sister of the Danish king Sweyn Forkbeard was the most notable victim.

Things I Like: Emma (1996 Film)

Unlike a lot of people, the works of Jane Austen are a little new to me. I’ve never read her books in school but eventually saw movies based on her work. Now this technically isn’t the first time I saw a story based on Emma, as 1995’s Clueless is a modern adaptation of it. SinceContinue reading “Things I Like: Emma (1996 Film)”

Things I Like: Downton Abbey: A New Era (2022 Film)

I originally thought I would not get to see the new Downton Abbey movie in theaters. I luckily got my wife hooked on the show, and it took her about a month to watch it. We had rented the first movie on Amazon and watched Downton Abbey: A New Era in theaters this previous weekend.Continue reading “Things I Like: Downton Abbey: A New Era (2022 Film)”