Apparently Vikings were able to be so fascinating because they were made up. This totally explains the awesomeness of King Alfred, too. (Actually, the refutation, talking about matching "dating" to "dates," is interesting.) http://skeptoid.com/episodes/4332 Vǫlu-Ingibiǫrg -- Manage your subscription at http://listserv.unl.edu. listserv.unl.edu lists do not accept incoming email from Yahoo.com, AOL.com or Dropbox.com due to their DMARC policies.