We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.


Where Monty Python meets your 10th grade teacher.

Search Thousands of Shmoop Videos

Hermes (Mercury) 967 Views

Share It!


As the son of Zeus, Hermes leads a pretty stressful life. How does he relax? With some casual theft, of course. But we're guessing you're not the son of Zeus, so we recommend a different relaxation technique…like bubble baths.

English Language


Up Next

The Importance of Being Earnest Summary

They say that honesty is the best policy, but Jack lies about his identity and still gets the girl. Does that mean we should all lie to get what we...

Related Videos

The Giver Summary

Ever wish you could remember everything that you ever studied? How about everything that everyone has ever studied? Yeah, pretty sure our brains ju...

What is Shmoop Mythology?

The gods and heroes battle it out with monsters in the best of mythology.