It's Poe's birthday, so here's Neil Gaiman reading The Raven


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Originally published at: https://boingboing.net/2018/01/19/flipped-the-bugbird-nevermore.html


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download


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Sorry Edgah, I think the Raven said “Nevehmowah”:


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Sadly, the sound quality is garbage. This would be nice if it were done with good equipment or in a studio.


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Here’s a reading of Poe’s lesser known follow-up to The Raven:

The Runaway Pumpkin

https://youtu.be/_bteD9wCuqA?t=12s


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Both were written upon by Poe.


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As read by Q…


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i wanna watch that Treehouse of horror again


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Obligatory:


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Basil Rathbone recites Poe’s “Alone”

Yes, Rathbone recorded a recitation of “The Raven,” but it’s a trifle too exquisite for here. It’s best enjoyed with a snifter and by candlelight, in a lounge.


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I have that on a t-shirt. I love that t-shirt!


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Quoth the raven, “Eat my shorts!”


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Also they both have inky quills and produce notes that are very flat.

:slight_smile:

For a riddle with no answer it has more answers than most.


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https://youtube.com/watch?v=Vv-wq-prqNk


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