Today being November 29, I am anxious for the new season of the “Vikings”, a History Channel offering I enjoy. It is violent as they reportedly were, but it is also informative. Here is a snippet, (violence warning) in the original trailer. Ragnar, played by Travis Fimmel, can be vicious, or endearing, even touching at times. In the first season each episode was followed up by actual fact finding episodes named “Real Vikings”.