Things I learnt at the Tower of London

Q: What is a Judas chair?

Judas Chair

A: Eeeevil torture. Balance your victim with their bum on the spike and, well. I think you can work it out. How do people come up with these? How could you do it to another person? Fascinates me.

Check out more inventive viciousness here – http://listverse.com/2009/07/20/top-10-gruesome-medieval-torture-devices/

Q: How does this suit of armour differ from your average?

A:

Henry VIII's famous codpiece armour. I guess you need it when you piss off 6 wives. Unless you have the power to cut off their heads.

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