Apparently, the scientists of the world don’t believe that Will Shakespeare could have dreamed up all those tragedies without a little help from a substance or two. Paleontologists are trying to exhume Shakespeare’s body to see if he smoked pot.
They plan on digitally scanning his remains to look for clues that point to marijuana.
I have to admit, the Bard did write some pretty strange things, but couldn’t he just have been a good writer? As a fiction writer myself, I’d like to believe so.
And for fun, let’s add some videos that could make a case for the scientists:
What do you think, Lovelies? Did Shakespeare smoke? Does it matter?