[Sca-cooks] Feudal model was Wikipedia article on MedievalCuisine

Johnna Holloway johnna at sitka.engin.umich.edu
Thu Aug 2 18:41:02 PDT 2007

Gee this is more like the usual pithy Pennsic piddle...
(and no I haven't found the sugar sponge stuff yet--
another one of those days but I did get the laundry done
and the mail collected)


> The Franks still haven't gotten over Irish monks explaining to them  
> that their Latin was so bad, it was now another language...
> So Charles The Bald and John Scotus Eirugenia go into a bar, see, and  
> they get a table and order up a couple of drinks, and as they're  
> sitting there, arguing philosophy, the king quips, "Quid distat inter  
> sottum et Scottum?", or roughly translated, "What is the distance  
> <what is the difference> between an idiot and an Irishman?" "Mensa  
> tantum!" <"A table's worth!"> John replies.
> Badda bing! Thank you very much, you've been a great crowd!
> Adamantius 
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