I don’t think John Milton meant to write an aspirational text for non-conformists, but Paradise Lost is sometimes taken that way. Satan is goals? Okay then!

Show Notes

I’m going to keep the links up for donating to end bigotry and oppression in our country. Those protesters are getting stuff DONE so support them! Black Lives Matter!

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

NAACP Legal Defense Fund

This is an incomplete list of places to donate, including bail funds for various cities around the country.  Check it out.

Here are the links relating to the episode:

Here’s a Wiki to Paradise Lost in pop culture.  Like I said in the show, there’s a LOT.

Why You Should Re-Read Paradise Lost. Or, you know, read it for the first time.  If my podcast didn’t work, maybe a BBC article will do it!

An interesting article about how the apple became the forbidden fruit.