Who Was Eadric The Wild?

On November 19, 2017 by Lazer Horse
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Eadric the Wild, also known as Wild Eadric and Edric the Forester, was a well-heeled 11th century Anglo-Saxon. He lived in the West Midlands and was part of the English resistance to the Norman conquest. The...

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Amasunzu: The World’s Freshest Haircut

On October 22, 2017 by Lazer Horse
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We don’t cover all that many fashion topics here at Lazer Horse Towers, but the Amasunzu haircut is a worthy exception. With over 30 variations, it’s as varied as it is wonderful. The crest-like...

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Good Luck Symbols Around The World: Could The Myths Be True?

On September 29, 2017 by Muelo
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According to statistics published by National Geographic, we become less superstitious the older we get. When they’re younger, as many as 59% of Americans hold some form of superstitious belief. This drops to 44%...

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USSR Counterculture in the 1970s

On September 24, 2017 by Lazer Horse
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In 1970s USSR it was not a great idea to stand out from the crowd. Fitting in was the safest bet; but, like kids in all cultures, the USSR youth liked to dress up and...

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The History of Poker

On September 11, 2017 by Muelo
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Perhaps the most widely recognised card game across the globe, poker has evolved over the years from a simple game with friends to a world-renowned sport. But with a game so richly steeped...

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Russian Builds 16th Century Galleon In Garden

On June 25, 2017 by Lazer Horse
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Have you ever fantasised about building a 16th century sailing vessel in your back garden? No, neither have I. Regardless of my feelings on the matter, there is at least one guy on this...

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2016 Roundup: 8 Things You Probably Missed

On December 31, 2016 by Lazer Horse
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As with all previous years, there were some seismic goings on in 2016. This year’s happenings, however, seemed slightly more seismic than others. Brexit, Trump, the migrant crisis, rising global temperatures, and the demise...

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Lazer Horse’s Predictions for 2017

On December 30, 2016 by Lazer Horse
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Last year, I published an article charting my Predictions for 2016. I am not a psychic, obviously – that’s not a real thing; neither am I an expert in geopolitics, as many of you may have...

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Bouvet Island: The Most Remote Island On Earth

On December 15, 2016 by Lazer Horse
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 The views are stunning, the weather is dodgy and the nightlife is rubbish. But, if you want to be isolated, Bouvet Island is your best bet. Bouvet Island is a Norwegian territory as far...

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Chinese Government Bans Weird Buildings

On December 12, 2016 by Lazer Horse
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Over recent years, architects working on China’s skyline have been allowed to let their imaginations run wild. As you will see from the images below, the sky is the limit – nothing is...

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