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What Shakespeare Characters Would Be Watching on Netflix

I don’t know who invented Netflix, but we could give them every honor, award, and accolade it’s possible to bestow upon a living human person, and it still wouldn’t be enough. Without Netflix, what would any of us DO with our time? Go outside? Be serious.

Speaking of Netflix (which I often and loudly do, demanding to know why people aren’t obsessed with the same shows I’m obsessed with), what do you think Shakespeare’s most celebrated characters would have in their various queues? What? No, no, I’m asking YOU. Don’t look at me, I’ve barely thought about this. 

Just kidding. I think about it constantly, and this slideshow is the result.