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Posted: 23 August 2013 05:40 AM   [ Ignore ]
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The pedant literally went berserk.

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Posted: 23 August 2013 08:29 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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The word comes from the Icelandic berserkr, meaning a powerful Norse warrior who displayed a wild and uncontrolled fury on the battlefield.

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Posted: 23 August 2013 08:43 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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A couple of stories I’ve heard about the beserkers that I pass on with no warranty express or implied:

1) That the berserkers were employing sympathetic magic and/or psychological zoanthropy: by wearing the bearskins they believed that they would give themselves the ferocity and strength of bears or even become bears.

2) That they wore the skins fur-side-in, and the itchiness made them irritable and fiercer in battle.

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Posted: 23 August 2013 05:33 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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Intruder alert. Stop the humanoid.

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