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Photo by surlygirlGingerbread men celebrate Hanukkah too.We'll be featuring some holiday cookie classics on Eating Our Words in honor of the season. And since I'll need something to bribe Santa with after a year of being a total bitch, I can promise you this: all of them will be equally delic ... More >>
The Shakespeare exposé no one has been waiting for in Anonymous.
History is full of mysterious magicians. The modern world gives us Anton LaVey, Gerald Gardner and Aleister Crowley. In the ancient world you had Edward Kelley, Nicolas Flamel, and the Count of St. Germain. Of all those illustrious names, however, the name of Dr. John Dee stands out from the ... More >>
The Gothic Council has few real duties, you understand. The role of the group is largely ceremonial. Wearing black and judging people isn't really a full-time job unless you somehow end up as a judge on American Idol. However, each election cycle we are obligated to nominate a candidate for ... More >>
Sir Walter Raleigh: "Watch the neck!""Find another victim for my machine/ Put 'em in a homemade guillotine/ Blade falls, gonna need a casket / Watch your head plop in a wicker basket." Offspring singer Dexter Holland flexed his oddly sinister sense of humor in the band's aptly-titled 1995 so ... More >>
Romeo, Romeo, shiver me timbers, Romeo
Elizabeth I gives us the skinny on all sorts of bad behavior
Shakespeare's Wives doesn't cotton to the South
Exotic Elizabeth has admirable themes but an addled plot