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The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.2307  Tuesday, 11 December 2000

From:           Tad Davis <
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Date:           Monday, 11 Dec 2000 15:11:23 -0500
Subject: 11.2295 Shakespeare and Florida
Comment:        Re: SHK 11.2295 Shakespeare and Florida

Abigail Quart wrote:

> I'm also thinking of Richard III, with Dubya as Crookback Dick and Jeb
> asthe hapless Duke Of Clarence:

Which of course brings to mind the parody of Richard III, popular during
the Watergate era and after, called "Dick Deterred". The title alone
was, for me, worth the price of admission.

Tad Davis
 

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