Poetry

09.05.15
Create your own 'Star Wars' crawls, sonnets and Yoda speeches
09.05.15

Create your own 'Star Wars' crawls, sonnets and Yoda speeches

A handful of recently launched 'Star Wars' sites let you create your own movie crawls, Yoda speak and even Shakespearean sonnets.

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05.21.15
TS Eliot and a tragic childhood in 'Home is Where One Starts'
05.21.15

TS Eliot and a tragic childhood in 'Home is Where One Starts'

You stand on the edge of a strip of asphalt, in the middle of a breezy, weedy, Southern forest. It...

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06.08.14
Poet explains why he spammed Twitter with every word in the English language
06.08.14

Poet explains why he spammed Twitter with every word in the English language

zealots - everyword (@everyword) June 2, 2014 Approximately 109,150 tweets. Spread across seven...

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04.14.14
This smiley face is either a perfectly fitting typo or the world's first emoticon
04.14.14

This smiley face is either a perfectly fitting typo or the world's first emoticon

It turns out that the emoticon might be a bit older than we originally thought. Literary critic Le...

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10.21.13
Elegy for a Dead World turns players into poets
10.21.13

Elegy for a Dead World turns players into poets

Dejobaan has a reputation for crafting obnoxiously titled, outrageous games such as AaaaaAAaaaAAA...

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09.23.12
EVE Evolved: Four great new EVE videos
09.23.12

EVE Evolved: Four great new EVE videos

If there's one thing the EVE Online community is well known for (apart from the occasional coloss...

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08.20.12
The Elder Scrolls Online hosts lore limerick contest
08.20.12

The Elder Scrolls Online hosts lore limerick contest

There once was a High Elf from Tamriel / whose foppishness the villagers did tell / she had many...

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03.19.12
AAPL closes over $600 for the first time: We respond with poetry
03.19.12

AAPL closes over $600 for the first time: We respond with poetry

For the first time in history, or at least since Apple went public on December 12, 1980, AAPL h...

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02.03.12
Famous poetry responsible for Cataclysm item names?
02.03.12

Famous poetry responsible for Cataclysm item names?

The incredible Perculia (content manager over at Wowhead) has just put up one of my favorite post...

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