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 <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Z9Ismh1elM">trailer for
     Shakespeare’s Hamlet starring Arnold Schwarzenegger</a> from the excellent
 film <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Last_Action_Hero">[the] Last
-    Action Hero</a>.) I also guarantee you that this very essay is not perfect
-and written quite sloppily, and that's OK, because I'm a hacker and like to
+    Action Hero</a>.) I also guarantee you that this very essay is not perfect,
+and that's OK, because I'm a hacker and like to
 bend the rules, and while I care about quality, I also care about getting
 something - anything - out of the door quickly. With the help of editors,
 I can always fix the essay later, in case a prestigious magazine such as Time
 </p>
 
 <p>
-I also realised that even though I placed my stories and screenplays
+I also realised that even though I placed my
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/stories/">stories and screenplays</a>
 under the /humour/ part of my homepage, they were also almost always stories
 of action. Many action films now contain a lot of humour, and humour films
 and even dramas are often action films in disguise (and that includes
-<i>Silver Linings Playbook</i>).
+<i>Silver Linings Playbook</i>). Many people complained that each and every
+popular Hollywood film now contains a mixture of action, love and sex, humour,
+drama, and naturally - a happy ending. However, my stories also have all that,
+and while writing them I wasn’t trying to make their “ratings” higher - just
+to write what was on my mind, and to make the story as fun as possible. And
+as surprisingly as it sounds, some of the most ancient myths (e.g: the stories
+in the Hebrew Bible, or those of the Greek mythology) also contained all
+that in their own old and now unloved way.
+</p>
+
+<p>
+Many people will think I'm being blasphemous by telling the story of David
+and Goliath or the Hadith about Muhammad, in my own words and spice them up
+a little, but the thing is - it makes these stories something alive and
+dynamic because our times are different. Shakespeare’s plays were narrated
+as they were during his times, but reading them now is boring, since our
+times are different.
 </p>
 
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