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Alternative Ending for the Tempest: Shylock's Soliloquy -- c.2007

Why I ask, why is the world not my friend,

Why does the air I breathe contaminate

The Christians air? I see the world, one… 284 more words

HATH NOT A JEW EYES?

Hammerfest, Norway

This location was suggested by the talented Alicia over at Up From the Ashes . Thanks Alicia!

Feel free to stroll around using the Google street view and grab any picture you choose to include in your post. 262 more words

Make Every Word Count

Do We Not Bleed?

Do we not bleed? Shylock asked. Of course Shylock was talking about the fact that, if pricked with a needle or a sword, Jews bleed just as Christians do. 833 more words

Five Fascinating Facts about The Merchant of Venice

Fun facts about Shakespeare’s play

1. Contrary to popular belief, the ‘merchant of Venice’ in the title of Shakespeare’s play isn’t Shylock. In the popular consciousness – i.e. 462 more words

Literature

The Man With a Pink Laptop

My laptop got stuck with a Shylock along Ronald Ngala Street some months ago. I was in the thick of things. Tough times, those. So I went for a while without a laptop and I felt like the world was crashing. 1,289 more words

Misers in Literature

The Wealthy and the Miser

In literature, miserliness is not necessarily associated with considerable wealth. Misers are persons who feel comforted by their money and may enter into a fit of rage or collapse when they lose money. 1,156 more words

Comedy

86-YEAR-OLD "ANTISEMITE" CONVICTED AND ORDERED TO PAY £640 AFTER CALLING JEWISH BUSINESSMEN “SHYLOCK”

86-year-old Herminio Martinez has been convicted for racially aggravated threatening behaviour after launching into an antisemitic tirade on 8th February following a city planning meeting at which Jewish businessmen were permitted to construct a block of flats. 169 more words

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