Re: [SCA-Archery] Digest Number 1869
> Message: 2Mail Call often has interesting programming, but they also have some REALLY
> Date: Sat, 12 Feb 2005 03:22:49 -0000
> From: "Cyan of Storvik" <terry@...>
> Subject: Re: Movie (okay I'm an hour too late on this but...)
> A customer emailed me to say that there was a special on the History
> Channel tonight at 9pm called MAIL CALL. The episode was Medieval
> Madness. Supposedly it was all about the English longbow;
> "Questions about the medieval longbow and how it gave England a
> military advantage. Host R. Lee Ermey"
> I don't have satellite/directtv anyhow, but supposedly had
> interesting commentary :(
> -Cyan of Storvik
bad information sources from time to time. They had a crossbow "expert" who
did not even know how to properly use a goat's foot to cock his weapon, much
less hit anything with it at a reasonable distance.