Will Shakespeare Be Popular in the Future?

When was the last time you read Shakespeare for pleasure? I'm sure a few of you can truthfully answer that it was last night or maybe just last week. But I'd dare wager that for most American adults (myself included) it was some high school English class. William Shakespeare's popularity has endured over four… » 7/25/13 4:41pm 7/25/13 4:41pm

Awful JPEG Compression Turns Romeo & Juliet to LB"8DJ IHR:?S

O Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou Romeo. Even if you failed English class, you'd recognize that phrase anywhere. It's from Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet. But would you recognize this phrase: O Romep+ Rpldo wiepffnre arr!riov Romep@. That's Shakespeare too. If Shakespeare was compressed over and over again by JPEG. » 6/19/13 10:00pm 6/19/13 10:00pm

Geniuses Squeeze Hamlet on a Bookmark in Case Your Book Is Awful

Like hiding a comic book inside the textbook you're supposed to be studying, this handy bookmark ensures you've always got something interesting to read when your book takes a boring turn. It features Shakespeare's complete Hamlet, so reading it can't be considered slacking off since you're still getting a dose of… » 10/17/12 2:40pm 10/17/12 2:40pm

MiWi the Dental Hygienists' Choice of Wii Knock-Off

The latest Wii knock-off is the MiWi. Following in the Vii's footsteps, this one, by Number One Electronics Company in the World Evah, No, Really, Eittek, looks like something you might find on sale in the oral hygiene department of your local shop. It's got utterly craptastic plastic clubs and paddles, as well as an… » 5/12/08 9:00am 5/12/08 9:00am