Currently Watching: Monarchy

On Netflix Instant or Amazon Instant Video: Monarchy Synopsis: The English Crown is one of the oldest surviving governing bodies in the world. Hosted by the erudite, energetic Dr. David Starkey (The Six Wives of Henry VIII), this series tells the epic and bloody stories of Britain’s kings and queens from the Saxon era (Alfred Read more about Currently Watching: Monarchy[…]

Knights of Mayhem

In conjunction with post about the sport of jousting making a comeback, Knights of Mayhem is premiering on NatGeo November 15, which is a new series dedicated to the folks who are trying to make jousting the next extreme sport. About the show: Will full-contact professional jousting be the next extreme sport? For some, it Read more about Knights of Mayhem[…]

This week TV shows & schedule – Medieval History

*Times are Eastern Time National Geographic Channel 8/17/2011 Knights Templar (9:00am – 10:00am) Some say this medieval order still exists — and still protects a mysterious treasure. The Holy Grail? Discover the true story behind these legendary warriors. Secrets of the Dark Arts (10:00am – 11:00am) Legend describes the Philosopher’s Stone as the source of limitless wealth Read more about This week TV shows & schedule – Medieval History[…]