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william shakespeare's the empire striketh back

 
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The Empire Striketh Back: More 'Star Wars' in iambic pentameter

Yoda was already hard to understand. Now "Star Wars" fans can try to decipher his advice in Elizabeathan-esque dialogue in "William Shakespeare's The Empire Striketh Back" by Ian Doescher.

By January 29, 2014

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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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Even Robin Williams' daughter isn't safe from Twitter trolls

Internet trolls targeted Robin Williams' daughter, sending her cruel messages and gruesome pictures on Twitter. As CNET's Kara Tsuboi explains, Zelda Williams abandoned her Twitter and Instragram accounts, but not before firing back and sending out a statement about her father.

By August 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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Exclusive cover peek at latest Ian Doescher 'Star Wars' parody

The best-selling Shakespearean "Star Wars" parodies continue with "William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return." And CNET doth get an exclusive look at the new book's cover.

By March 14, 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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'Star Wars,' Nintendo collide: 'Super Smash Wars 2: The Empire Smashes Back'

Link, Donkey Kong, Sonic the Hedgehog, Mario, and Princess Rosalina invade a galaxy far, far away with this tribute to "Star Wars" by animator James Farr.

By January 21, 2014

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Brit gets revenge on scammer by texting him all of Shakespeare

Bristolian Edd Joseph, having been bilked out of £80 on Gumtree, decided to enact revenge by DDoSing the conman's phone with thousands of texts.

By March 18, 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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The ADT home security empire strikes back at CES

Amid a flood of new competitors, the venerable security giant is offering users a bounty of new features.

By January 7, 2014