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Exclusive look inside latest 'Star Wars' Shakespeare parody

CNET gets an exclusive peek at Nicolas Delort's illustrations from Ian Doescher's latest "Star Wars" parody book, "William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return."

By June 13, 2014

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Et tu, Jabba? When 'Star Wars' met Shakespeare (images)

Something Wicket this way comes! Get an exclusive peek at illustrations from the third installment of Ian Doescher's best-selling Shakespeare "Star Wars" parody books.

4 Images By June 13, 2014

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Which hip-hop artists know more words than Shakespeare?

A data scientist studied how the vocabularies of popular hip-hop artists stack up against the Bard. The results are awesome.

By May 7, 2014

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Man, mad at Internet seller, texts him Shakespeare (all of it)

A UK graphic designer is so annoyed when he doesn't receive a PS3 he bought online that he becomes the croaking raven bellowing for revenge. (Look it up)

By March 18, 2014

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One more thing: Opera mashes up Steve Jobs, Shakespeare

France's Opera de Lyon debuts "Steve Five (King different)" on Friday, complete with a chorus of tenors, classical and rap music to explore the similarities between "King" Jobs and Shakespeare's King Henry V.

By March 13, 2014

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'Shakespeare's Star Wars' has the droids for which thou searchest

The mashup as meme as finally reached new heights with this reimagining of "A New Hope" written completely in iambic pentameter.

By July 1, 2013

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Shakespeare, tanks, and JFK's motorcade, in Legos (pictures)

Four new books showcase human history, all in Legos. They range from depictions of assassination attempts on US presidents to full Shakespeare plays presented with the famous bricks.

18 Images By November 29, 2013

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Hilarious Weird Al music videos skewer Yelp reviews, twerking

Everyone's favorite purveyor of parodies, Weird Al Yankovic, debuts eight videos in eight days to promote his new album "Mandatory Fun." They live up to the name.

By July 17, 2014

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' final scene was directed over Skype

The Serkis-starring summer simian spectacular saw several scenes supervised via Skype, director Matt Reeves has said. Plus CNET reveals whether "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" is worth checking out.

By July 11, 2014

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The most influential person in history, according to Wikipedia

The father of modern taxonomy beats Shakespeare, Jesus and Napoleon as the most influential person in history, according to Wikipedia PageRank figures.

By June 11, 2014