iOS app Android app

Cliff's Notes

Thug Notes' On 'Romeo & Juliet': 'Teenagers, Man... DAMN'

Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

For his first Thug Notes of 2014, Sparky Sweets, PhD has tackled William Shakespeare's immortal tale of star-crossed lovers, "Romeo & Juliet." Watc...

Thug Notes Goes 'Straight Prime-Evil On Yo A**'

Posted 11.05.2013 | Comedy

This week, Thug Notes looks deep into the Heart Of Darkness, by Joseph Conrad... and as it turns out, it's pretty bleak indeed. If you never read t...

'Happy Ending For All Them White Girls!'

Posted 07.09.2013 | Comedy

Thug Notes keeps it classy this week, illuminating the irony at work in Jane Austen's Pride And Prejudice. Sure, it may have a "happy ending for all t...

Thug Notes Will Make You Fall In Love With Literature Again

Posted 06.25.2013 | Comedy

First there was Crime and Punishment, then there was The Great Gatsby. Now Sparky Sweets, PhD is bringing his considerable insight and love of literat...

'The Great Gatsby' Be Straight Trippin'

Posted 06.11.2013 | Comedy

Sparky Sweets, PhD is back with more literary analysis, this time of the F. Scott Fitzgerald – and Baz Luhrmann – classic The Great Gatsby. If...

'Thug Notes' Explains Classic Literature, Son

Posted 06.04.2013 | Comedy

Move over, Cliff, there's a new Notes-master in town. If you've found the great works of literature to be too confusing or daunting to fully absor...

To Be or not to Be... Hopeful

Graham Milne | Posted 06.30.2012 | Books
Graham Milne

"If my critics saw me walking over the Thames they would say it was because I couldn't swim." - Margaret Thatcher (great line regardless of whether yo...

More Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Please

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Her performance was so strong and so well focused that it would be foolish not to immediately send her out on the campaign trail and/or to as many television interviews as she can squeeze into her schedule.