From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
Some people will tell you that it's a bad idea to go to the land of the dead to consult the spirits of a grumpy blind seer. Wrong, they are. [Tiresias Appears to Ulysses During the Sacrificing by Johann Heinrich Fussel, 1780-1785] Public domain.