A colleague once compared working on Frum's blog to "monks preserving knowledge during the Dark Ages."
But 15 years after Napster, we are still in the Dark Ages of online music.
Back in the Dark Ages, Islam kept the flame of classical Greek science going.
We live in the Dark Ages right now, where everything is forbidden but it was not always like this and it will change again.
An examination of this period has led recent historians to abandon the term "Dark Ages."
In the Dark Ages dancing may have been regarded as bi-pedal trembling.
Mr. Bowles was crying, brandishing the antique broadsword that had come down to Wyckholme from the Dark Ages.
Civilization is of the spirit—and spiritually we are still in the Dark Ages.
Rarely, indeed, since the Dark Ages had persecution flaunted itself so openly.
That the Dark Ages should have admitted such marvels is not surprising.
1739, any benighted time in history, period of ignorance; specific focus on the centuries from the fall of Rome to the revival of secular literature is from 1830s.