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The Brothers Grimm As Broken Clocks

It’s a miracle! Though the Brothers Grimm fairy tales in this video still needed a great deal of editing, they did not need to be rewritten — and are suitable for children. Happy endings for everyone, barkeep!

Happy Valentine’s Day from QoAR & Mother’s Grimm

It wasn’t clear (until I did the research, today) that the Brothers Grimm were collectors — and editors! — of folk tales, rather than authors. But to me they shall e’er be the Marquis de Sade for children. “The Cat & The Mouse In Partnership” is presented herein as both Brothers Grimm and Mother’s Grimm. […]

QoAR: the Brothers & Mother’s Grimm Fairy Tales

It’s always been my opinion that the Brothers Grimm couldn’t tale their way out of a paper bag, and that their work is considered “classic” proves crap rises as easily as cream (but lasts a whole lot longer). Their mediocrity — and that’s being generous — isn’t nearly as shocking as their depravity, however. Those […]