Six Iconic Shakespeare Memes

Six Iconic Shakespeare Memes

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Shakespeare’s plays are whackier and whackier the more you read. Confusion, dirty jokes, and some pretty unbelievable things happening at sea. So many things are just begging to be memed. It’s a shame memes weren’t even invented until four hundred years after his death. At least we can give his works the meming they deserve retroactively. Image via Pintrest   What an icon. Shakespeare invented countless words, including the word countless. But let’s get to plot nonsense. I confess, my love of hamlet shows a little here, but who can blame me? There’s a reason it’s so widely read. Plus, …

Hilariously Honest Book Titles (Ides of March/Shakespeare Edition)

Hilariously Honest Book Titles (Ides of March/Shakespeare Edition)

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Beware the Ides of March. I know we’re fresh off of this week’s Honest Book Titles (Part 3), but we decided to parody Shakespeare’s book titles to celebrate the shanking(s) of Julius Caesar. After all—you either die a hero, or you live long enough to see yourself get turned into a Caesar Salad.     1. Julius Caesar Julius Gets Turned Into a Caesar Salad     2. A Midsummer Night’s Dream Good Luck Puck     3. Othello Don’t Trust White People, Othello     4. Twelfth Night Freaky Friday   5. Hamlet To Be or Not To Be, …