To be or not to be… stoned? Are high people into Shakespeare? I bet they are. I mean like, not en masse. But to generalize, the Shakespeare kids were the good kids in school—the ones who brought teachers gifts and did volunteer work by choice, or to bolster their resumes, not because it was a way to get out of study hall. They didn’t seem likely to fall down the rabbit hole into Alice’s weed emporium. Yet, college is a porthole to Potlandia, and it was there, in the bosom of the guise of getting a better education, did many Shakespeare lovers learn of the joys of getting high and reading the great bard’s great works. Do bud shake and Shakespeare in fact, intertwine? Toke up and read on to find out.
"My desire is not to know about weed..'tis to smoke it 📚📓✏️📝🔍" -Shakespeare
— DoNormaal (@donormaalright) June 30, 2017
Fun weed fact: Shakespeare was a stoner. In 2015, several of William Shakespeare’s pipe fragments tested positive for cannabis residue.
— Ganjly.com News 🍃 (@Ganjly420) June 30, 2017
I read somewhere recently that archaeologists discovered that Shakespeare smoked weed. Could explain all those long speeches in "Hamlet".
— Mike Flugennock (@flugennock) June 14, 2017
High school. I smoked weed and didn't care about Shakespeare
— Sami🐙 (@Shapoop_) June 14, 2017
I'd rather be a weed in my hedge than a rose in your garden💯 #Shakespeare
— Nick (@NickBlack45) April 25, 2017
Alotta people don't know, William Shakespeare was a weed dealer, formally, Billy Shakes, known for selling mostly shizakey sacks. @BTLSRadio
— FOZZY (@ImFozzyBitch) April 25, 2017
He be convented. He's a rank weed, Sir Thomas,
— Willy Shakes (@IAM_SHAKESPEARE) April 22, 2017
— The New Yorker (@NewYorker) April 21, 2017
— Hajira Khan (@hkhanaristigui) March 3, 2017
"O thou weed, who art so lovely fair and smell’st so sweet that the sense aches at thee, Would thou hadst ne’er been born." – W. Shakespeare
— Doctor Frank (@DoctorFrankLive) January 13, 2017
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