Monday, April 23, 2007

That's one serious birthday


William Shakespeare turns 443 today.

Taureans rule.

8 comments:

elsewhere said...

Yes, well, it's hard to imagine things without him, despite what some cult studs experts might say.

meggie said...

Yes....but why do all the photos of him make him appear to be wearing an extremely bad false wig??

I am a nitpicker.
I always ask inappropriate questions.

Anonymous said...

He pops up in the new series of Doctor Who...portrayed in a manner rather unlike the traditional

Bernice said...

At least he didn't do the comb-over

steve said...

I am always stunned how no matter which form of the arts one views, the worth of the work of the artist increases the longer they have been dead.

Vincent van Gough for example is said to have sold only one painting in his life and Cezanne was friendless for most of his life and his work was hated by critics of the day. Paintings by either artist now sell for millions.

elsewhere said...

Good. I look forward to yellowing downloads from my blog being sold for millions in another 400 years time.

Anonymous said...

Can't wait for Plan 9 From Outer Space to be declared a work of cinematic genius

lucy tartan said...

"Plan 9 From Outer Space - A Work Of Mindblowing Cinematic Genius!"

How's that anon? ;)