1. This is the most hilarious blog on medieval manuscripts I have ever read.

    I know I probably come off like some sort of pervazoid,* what with all the naked snail-riding,**tree-nesting genitalia, and the rest of the medieval porn lying around the place.*** But it’s hardly my fault. I start an innocent line of research, and there it is, staring me in the face. Like tonight, I was working on a post about medieval and modern framing conventions.**** In need of a fresh image of a blemmyae, I started poking around in the library catalogs, until I stumbled across this:

    Oh, sure, it’s just a random naked dude cold chilling in the upper margin…

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    Bwahahaha! Fantastic! Oh, I’ve missed you so, tumblr.
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