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Did Shakespeare Smoke Weed?

Is this what happens when American TV tries to think about literature? Jon Stewart, the anchor of The Daily Show, takes a trip down the literary lane and ends up in very strange and hilarious places. Plus, don’t miss out on GOP Chairman, Michael Steele, making a fool of himself. Dude can’t tell the difference between War and Peace and A Tale of Two Cities. Can you? If you don’t know the difference between two of the worlds most celebrated classic…you have my permission to jump of a moving bicycle. ¬†Okay…click, watch, and start laughing your butt off.

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I hold a doctorate in English from Duke University and recently joined the Marquette University English faculty as an Assistant Professor. I love teaching African fiction and contemporary British novels. Brittle Paper is the virtual space/station where I play and experiment with ideas on how to reinvent African fiction and literary culture.

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  1. Hippy 2012/10/01 at 23:21 #

    Now i can stop why shakespeare always wrote in bad english.

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I hold a doctorate in English from Duke University and recently joined the Marquette University English faculty as an Assistant Professor. I love teaching African fiction and contemporary British novels. Brittle Paper is the virtual space/station where I play and experiment with ideas on how to reinvent African fiction and literary culture.

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