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Viking age Finns raided Sweden and Russia and were considered wizards. A norse saga of king Olaf tells how he was defeated by a Finnish tribal army and barely escaped a storm called by their witches.
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Iceland's government is currently collapsing over a scandal involving the Prime Minister pardoning a notorious pedophile.
A common nickname for the Norwegian innvandrings- og innkluderingsminister (minister of immigration) is Utestengnings- og ekskluderingsministeren (minister of exclusion)
There is a political candidate in the UK called Lord Buckethead in the 2017 general election he git 249 votes in Maidenhead
The name Skåne comes from the words ''Skaðin awjã'' or Skathin awjo, which means the damaging island. Skanör, which meant dangerous sandbanks also gave name to it. So Skåne means dangerous sand island
Gluggaveð literally “window-weather” ” “is nice to look at through a window, but not nice to be out in.”
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