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Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by smileycreek
Comment Count 174 comments on Fri Jul 19, 2013 at 07:25 AM PDT with 68 Recommends
On June 29th, 2013, Jodie Randolph passed away, dying of lung cancer. The Occupy Oakland Foreclosure Defense Group successfully defended Jodie Randolph's house in Alameda, California from the banks ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Jul 02, 2013 at 07:25 AM PDT with 77 Recommends
No, this is not a commentary on the IRS misstepping, or the NSA overstepping, or the Supreme Court sidestepping. This is really about Much Ado , the just-released film of Shakespeare's battle-of-the-
by marc in MD
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Jun 25, 2013 at 03:54 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
“I grant him bloody, Luxurious, avaricious, false, deceitful, Sudden, malicious, smacking of every sin That has a name.” Malcolm, describing Macbeth, Act IV, Scene 3 * In Shakespeare's tragedy ...
by KAMuston
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jun 14, 2013 at 06:00 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
I debated on whether or not I should write anything about this article, considering the interesting and informative points made in Wednesday's Open Thread for Night Owls : "First, Don't Attack Weak ...
by Raven in Philly
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri May 03, 2013 at 12:17 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
by Diana in NoVa
Comment Count 85 comments on Tue Apr 23, 2013 at 11:00 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
All the world's a stage, And all the men and women merely players: They have their exits and their entrances; And one man in his time plays many parts, --Shakespeare, _As You Like It_ Tonight,
by Youffraita
Comment Count 23 comments on Mon Mar 04, 2013 at 05:00 PM PST with 11 Recommends
Nine levels of hell aren't nearly enough. Not while certain debt collectors are still allowed to ply their trade on this planet. A recent CNNMoney article describes the depths to which some debt ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 56 comments on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 07:27 PM PST with 66 Recommends
E-mails of the Bush family released by a hacker show a kinder, more artistic side of George W. Bush , or Dubbya, as we who appreciate his art refer to him. More after the orange ornamentum.
by bobdevo
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2013 at 08:32 AM PST with 4 Recommends
As someone who has always been in love with History, I was fascinated by the archaeological discovery, and subsequent confirmation of the remains of Richard III. It probably consumed far more of my ...
by Jorybu
Comment Count 315 comments on Mon Feb 04, 2013 at 08:56 PM PST with 372 Recommends
…the words of Martin Luther King and William Shakespeare I Have A Dream / Sonnet 127 1) In the old age black was not counted fair, Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic ...
by Says Who
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Jan 21, 2013 at 12:02 AM PST with 1 Recommend
When it comes to staging old plays for a 21st century audience, many directors and producers try updating the settings to make them more "relevant" to modern audiences. Sometimes they work, ...
by chingchongchinaman
Comment Count 43 comments on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 07:21 PM PST with 7 Recommends
by ruleoflaw
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Feb 09, 2013 at 07:29 PM PST with 33 Recommends
This is pure genius, acted out by the wonderful Brandon Hardesty:
by Cartoon Peril
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Sep 10, 2012 at 09:18 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Ever think that a two-legged cat might be the solution to your shredded furniture problem? Better think again ... And, in honor of the Olympics, this splendid quote from Shakespeare's Richard ...
by Cartoon Peril
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Jul 27, 2012 at 08:17 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
I stumbled across and subsequently asked to join this group a couple weeks ago, after discovering it one Monday evening while perusing DKos. I was waiting for my cue to go upstairs to the stage and ...
by ARS
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Sep 03, 2012 at 05:08 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
William Shakespeare's birthday is generally celebrated on April 23rd. In honor of his birthday, here is a discussion of the 'authorship' question and a review of the 2011 dramatic film Anonymous, ...
by Jennifer A Epps
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Apr 24, 2012 at 12:46 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Good Morning Kossacks and Welcome to Morning Open Thread (MOT) We're known as the MOTley Crew and you can find us here every morning at 6:30am Eastern. Feel free to volunteer to take a day - ...
by exlrrp
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Apr 19, 2012 at 03:30 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Growing up in small towns in the 1960s, there was not much opportunity to see live theatre, let alone Shakespeare ... high school productions tended to be no more complicated than George Bernard Shaw'
by klompendanser
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Mar 26, 2012 at 05:28 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Sometimes it takes only one element to move a novel from mainstream fiction to contemporary literary fiction. For Eleanor Brown's The Weird Sisters , that one element is her ability to use plural ...
by bookgirl
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Mar 20, 2012 at 07:00 PM PDT with 15 Recommends