By Tim Manley
The gruesome Duckling nonetheless feels gross in comparison to every body else, yet now she’s acquired Instagram, and there’s this one clear out that makes her glance impressive. Cinderella swaps her glass slippers for Crocs. The Tortoise and the Hare fb stalk one another. Goldilocks is going gluten loose. And Peter Pan eventually has to develop up and get a task, or at the least begin paying rent.
Here are multiple hundred fairy stories, illustrated and re-imagined for at the present time. rather than fairy godmothers, there’s Siri. And instead of great undesirable wolves, there are creepy dudes on OkCupid. In our courageous new global of social networking, YouTube, and texting, fairy stories can once more lead us to “happily ever after”—and have us guffawing the entire way.
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