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December 14, 2005


Reported to me by a nonblogging medievalist:

Final-exam question: Where were Chaucer's travelers going?

Answer: They were on a pilgrimage to Mecca.

I shit you not.

This is an old, old one from my teaching junior high days:
What is an overture?
A: Too much ture.

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