Johnny_Canuck: Nope. I can't tell the difference.
Jim_Callahan: Gyrfalcon: Well, first let's define "poetry," shall we? Just because it has iambic pentameter and is vaguely profound in a meaningless way doesn't mean it's "poetry."Yeah, that's setting the bar waaaaaaay too high for the vast majority of human poets to qualify.
Gyrfalcon: Well, first let's define "poetry," shall we? Just because it has iambic pentameter and is vaguely profound in a meaningless way doesn't mean it's "poetry."
docmattic: There once was a man from Nantucket...
47 is the new 42: unyon: Hey, it's Douglas Adams' birthday. We better chuck Vogon poetry into the mix too.I'm surprised a reference to Vogon poetry took five posts, and I did not know that it was Douglas Admas's birthday.
Suckmaster Burstingfoam: Spring has sprungthe grass has rizI wonder wherethe birdies is?
Nadie_AZ: Has Paul Neil Milne Johnstone weighed in yet?
Orgasmatron138: Do people really read poetry anymore? I've always had the impression that song lyrics have supplanted poetry.
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