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Goose Hunters Find 1,000-Year-Old Sword Just Lying On The Ground

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 09.14.2016 | World

These hunters got more than just a goose egg... A group of five goose hunters in Iceland stumbled upon a Viking sword estimated to be more than 1,000 ...

Hair Stylist Gets 'Medieval' On Your Scalp With Swords And Fire

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.04.2015 | Weird News

A lot of women get burned by a bad haircut. But this stylist actually uses fire. Explaining that his methods are a "bit medieval," Madrid's Alberto O...

Can You Solve The Mystery Of This Medieval Sword?

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 08.10.2015 | Science

The British Library is calling on the public to help solve a mystery nearly 800 years in the making: Just what is written on this sword? The double-ed...

Slicing A Watermelon With A Sword Is The Worst Idea Ever

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.30.2015 | Weird News

When the YouTube video description warns "He is completely sober," you know a crazy stunt is about to unfold. This man, who attempts to use a sword...

Numbing Tonic

Posted 08.27.2014 | Training

For the king....

Stop Playing by the Rules and Calling It Disruption

Dustin Farivar | Posted 08.13.2013 | Small Business
Dustin Farivar

I spend a lot of time with people who want to change the world and with people who actually do. The difference between them isn't intelligence, money, connections, or even force of will -- it's perspective.

Women Attacked By Man Wielding Sword, Sandwich

Posted 07.02.2012 | Crime

A Florida man was slapped with a slew of felony charges after he allegedly "poked" a pregnant woman with a sword and attacked another with a peanut bu...

Wetherbee's Art on Block Island

Jack Lynch | Posted 05.31.2012 | Books
Jack Lynch

I have been asked about where the idea for SWORD came from. A fair question. When I first came to Block Island in the late 1970s, I was struck by the...

The Ninja Class

Erin Barnes | Posted 01.23.2012 | Denver
Erin Barnes

When it comes to a life I'm unfamiliar with, it's that of a ninja. I'm wimpy. I'm undisciplined. I tip over easily, and I don't move stealthily.

Ben Muessig

Samurai Sword Suspect Has A Face Cops Won't Forget | Ben Muessig | Posted 11.30.2011 | Crime

Albert Tejeda has a face that's hard to forget -- especially for deputies with the Pinal County Sheriff's Office. Thanks the suspect's unique facia...

Pizza Cutter: Louisville Cops Nab Lady With Sword In Pizza Hut

Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

When most people head to Pizza Hut for a slice, they don't bring their own sword. Louisville police claim Wynika Mason wielded a saber during an ar...

Astoria Characters: The Belly-Dancing Psychologist

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

When Irina Kom parts the exotic pink and gold silk curtain to reveal her living room-cum-bedroom-cum-dance studio, the incense refreshes the senses like a walk in a spring shower.

Cut the Deficit -- Cut Military Spending

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

To reduce a $1.6 trillion shortfall in the 2011 budget, we should cut the contracts of private defense contractors who serve their own profits.

Arturas Kolgavas: Shot By Cops While Brandishing Sword In Glenview

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A domestic dispute escalated to a barricade situation Sunday, which resulted in police shooting and killing a man who allegedly came at them with a sw...

Man Arrested Near Capitol With Guns, Sword

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The United States Capitol Police arrested a driver near the Capitol on Tuesday around 4 p.m. A search of the vehicle found: Two long guns, three hand...