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(EurekAlert)   Medieval friars were tucked   (eurekalert.org) divider line
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2022-08-19 1:45:03 PM  
"Medieval friars were tucked"

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2022-08-19 2:46:44 PM  
Medieval ATM enthusiasts?
 
2022-08-19 2:50:52 PM  
Medieval EVERYONE were riddled with parasites...how is this news worthy?
 
2022-08-19 3:01:26 PM  
I saw this in Monastery Maids 6: Clostridium in the Cloister
 
2022-08-19 3:07:51 PM  

Stratohead: Medieval EVERYONE were riddled with parasites...how is this news worthy?


Because, as the article explains, they had a significantly higher rate of infection than normal for the time and place.
 
2022-08-19 3:32:29 PM  
Pretty sure medieval friars WERE parasites
 
2022-08-19 4:51:18 PM  

ElecricalPast: Pretty sure medieval friars WERE parasites


They preyed on the flower retailers during that time period, taking over their markets and monopolizing the trade. They were finally stopped by Sir Hugh de Champlain who shut them down. This led to the saying, "Only Hugh can prevent florist friars."
 
2022-08-19 5:00:16 PM  

Slypork: ElecricalPast: Pretty sure medieval friars WERE parasites

They preyed on the flower retailers during that time period, taking over their markets and monopolizing the trade. They were finally stopped by Sir Hugh de Champlain who shut them down. This led to the saying, "Only Hugh can prevent florist friars."


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2022-08-19 5:19:03 PM  
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2022-08-19 5:36:09 PM  

OkieDookie: Slypork: ElecricalPast: Pretty sure medieval friars WERE parasites

They preyed on the flower retailers during that time period, taking over their markets and monopolizing the trade. They were finally stopped by Sir Hugh de Champlain who shut them down. This led to the saying, "Only Hugh can prevent florist friars."

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You're right. Actually they were know for controlling seafood restaurants where they sold breaded seafood cooked in oil. They were called the fish friars.
 
2022-08-19 6:52:51 PM  
Meh.  The Christian church is still riddled with parasites.
 
2022-08-19 8:08:10 PM  

lilbjorn: Meh.  The Christian church is still riddled with parasites.


There is no "the Christian church."
 
2022-08-19 8:56:49 PM  

Slypork: OkieDookie: Slypork: ElecricalPast: Pretty sure medieval friars WERE parasites

They preyed on the flower retailers during that time period, taking over their markets and monopolizing the trade. They were finally stopped by Sir Hugh de Champlain who shut them down. This led to the saying, "Only Hugh can prevent florist friars."

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You're right. Actually they were know for controlling seafood restaurants where they sold breaded seafood cooked in oil. They were called the fish friars.


Keep it up.  We could send your puns of mass destruction to Ukraine to take care of some orcs.
 
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