0
img

On Louis XV

louis xv apres moi deluge4 On Louis XV
Louis XV’s Après moi, le déluge was eerily prescient. The French Revolution, after all, did end in the Reign of Terror.

I'm a Dumb Ass
Link to This Image
The Pompous Asses: On Louis XV

0
img

On Shakespeare’s First Folio

bikini mud wrestling pompous asses final1 On Shakespeares First Folio

The orthographic differences between the First and Second Folios are surprisingly significant — especially in Coriolanus.

I'm a Dumb Ass
Link to This Image
The Pompous Asses: On Shakespeare’s First Folio

0
img

On Seneca the Younger

seneca1 On Seneca the Younger

Does Seneca’s Genius-Madness dichotomy still apply in the contemporary world?

I'm a Dumb Ass
Link to This Image
The Pompous Asses: On Seneca the Younger

0
img

On The Harvard Comma

theharvardcomma1 On The Harvard Comma

It is rather pretentious to rebrand the Harvard comma as “the Oxford comma.”

I'm a Dumb Ass
Link to This Image
The Pompous Asses: On The Harvard Comma

0
img

Reflections on “The Stranger”

motorboating girls 2 Reflections on The Stranger

Camus’ L’Étranger doesn’t have the same nuances in English as it does in the original.

I'm a Dumb Ass
Link to This Image
The Pompous Asses: Reflections on “The Stranger”