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Re: Modern Personal Conveniences
Poster: Lance Harrop <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I haven't found documentation for a double-elim tournament, but I have heard
> folks assert on Rialto that it must be historical. Why? Because that's the way
> we do it and someone must have researched it once. IMHO we could make a better
> attempt to be historical, and explain the few things we must conceed to
> convenience, safety, or fun.
Once again, then, we have a case of people using the Society as a primary
source on the middle ages. Much as we might like to crow about our
accuracy, I doubt we deserve this status.
And if you think the authorities of the Society claim to the Government
of the United States of America that we are a primary source for research
of the Middle Ages, you have every excuse to be worried about our
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