Ep. 07: Dirty Riddles and Farts

May 17, 2020

In this episode, we look at some dirty riddles from Anglo-Saxon England and a fart so powerful that it blinded a man.

For translation and commentary on the riddles, see:


For a good book on the Exter Book, check out:


For a cheap translation of the Canterbury Tales, here:



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