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tit for tat

original illustration for The Spider and the Flie (1556), by John Heywood

 

 

The phrase tit for tat means an equivalent given in return or retaliation… 544 more words

Etymology

Cryptoquote Spoiler - 09/07/16

“Sleep is that golden chain that ties health and our bodies together.”   —   Thomas Dekker

(What???  Who???  Never mind, folks.  Just roll with it.  Be well and do good, friends.)   —   YUR

Entertainment

The World Beaumont Congress

This week I’m attending the World Shakespeare Congress, with hundreds of people from around the world. I thought it would be funny to do some (very light) trolling of the conference hashtag #WSCongress16 by tweeting about Francis Beaumont, who also died 400 years ago this year. 399 more words

William Shakespeare

Theater Week - Call Me Up in Dreamland

 

Humbaba, from Paperhand Puppet Intervention’s The Beautiful Beast

A listing of Triangle theater performances
through August 8, 2016

 
OPENING:

The Beautiful Beast – It’s the end of summer which means it’s time for Paperhand Puppet Intervention’s annual outdoor extravaganza. 549 more words

Triangle Theater

Kaboom (2010)

3.5/4

Polyamorous teens, witchcraft, science-fiction conspiracy theories, shoegaze soundtrack galore…yup, it’s a Gregg Araki film. Often shifting between nihilistic dramas and sprightly, wildly post-modern comedies, Araki is certainly one of the most unique and undervalued directors working today, and I honestly think that may have something to do with the sexually frank nature of his films, which embrace all types of experiences, something that’s too much for the sexually repressed nature of Western European civilisation. 67 more words

Film Reviews

Ten Live Tweeting Commandments: Part Two

This is going to make a lot more sense if you read Part One. I think I can only number it 1-5, but we  1,317 more words

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