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Lame him with reasons A literal-minded Oxfordian (is there any other kind?), insists that the author of the sonnets is using the word 'lame' in... goto 19 May 2015 Comments 0
Reverse Engineering Anyone who worked in the electronics industry in the 1980's will remember the early days of reverse engineering. Computer... goto 18 May 2015 Comments 0
In Memoriam A collection of short verses on the retirement of Oxfordians from public life. In memory of  the days when Oxfordians... goto 29 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Painful Pericles The Painful Predicament of Pericles (for Oxfordians) Pericles is often seen as the runt of Shakespeare's litter. Although... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 2
BA or no BA? Oxfordians are wont to insist that the plays show evidence of a first rate university education. They were even once... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Canon Fodder The smoking gun, proving who did and who didn’t write Shakespeare, has been found in the hand of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 3 Cipher nonsense
Tranectomy Hours, weeks, even months have been spent arguing about Proteus and Portia's route-planning and what its accuracy or... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 2 Italy
Count von Count This page is brought to you by the Number 17. And 16. And 18 and 19. And with the kind help of our friends at The Folger... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0 Numerology
Synonymity In the race to complete a list of 100 reasons why Oxford did or did not write Shakespeare's plays, Hank Whittemore's site... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0 Marlowe
Speak the speech . . . Speak the speech, I pray you..." Shakespeare wrote for performance. After four hundred years, his tragedies,... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
2 Corinth “I clearly see that my work for the Earl of Oxford cannot be much longer required.”Lawrence NowellDe Vere’s formal education... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 1 Cast & Crew
Drawing a blank Although there are a few hundred lines of verse indisputably attributable to De Vere, none are in the characteristic... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Company of players Oxford was a patron of a theatre troupe. It wasn't a very distinguished theatre troupe and mostly toured the provinces.... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Fusina Click bottom right to advance the slides. This was a Lovely day in late September. All argument aside, this is the way to... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0 Chronology, Italy
The talk of the town Another inconsistent claim made by Oxfordians is that the Earl of Oxford was highly rated as a playwright and author by his... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Verona In a Good Oxfordian/Bad Oxfordian chapter of his book, William Farina willingly ignores the Oxfordian dating argument ... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Prince Tudor and the Sonnets A Factual Desert. Biographical and autobiographical readings of Shakespeare’s sonnets feature on both sides of the... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 2
Fitting up A key part of the Oxfordians theory is that the work which we know was circulated and published in his name, and is... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Ministering propaganda Some Oxfordian enthusiasts, after discovering that he wrote Shakespeare's work, are not content to leave it at that. Tying... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Crypitaphs A key feature of the Oxfordian case lies in the cryptic interpretation of Ben Jonson's phrasing of the Preface to the First... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Bermuda Triangle An essential task, when planting the shipwreck in the Tempest into the Oxfordian calendar or locating Prospero's island in... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Elite knowledge Despite the inability of Oxfordians to come up with examples of things in the plays which require the elite knowledge of... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Hurghley Burghley There are people (including some who are certain that William Shakespeare of Stratford wrote the plays attributed to him)... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 1
Devices and Desires “We have followed too much the devices and desires of our own hearts.” The Book of Common Prayer In the spring of 1579,... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 5 Tempest, Court matters
Call yourself a playwright Oxfordians make much of the fact that there are no letters written by Shakespeare as if the fact that the 70 letters of... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Henry V Part 2 A little touch of Henry in the Night It's hard to understand why Oxfordians try to tie the plays to familiar biographical... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Tempests again “I freeze and burn, love is bitter and sweet,my sighs are tempests and my tears are floods, I am in ecstasy and agony, I am... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0 Tempest
Rhyme and reason Oxford's spoken and written English, rather than similar, was very different from Shakespeare's. Oxford rhymes “was” with “... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 4
Premier League One area where we know De Vere excelled, to which he devoted a lot of his time, encompasses all the manly sports such as... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0
Writing on the Wall One of the features of a number of martial arts is that they rely, not on ones own strength but on turning one's opponents... goto 11 Apr 2015 Comments 0

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