Thursday, November 8, 2012

Happy Birthday, Bram Stoker!



November 8 is the 165th anniversary of the birth of Abraham "Bram" Stoker, the author of Gothic vampire novel, Dracula, and I'm very pleased to see that Google have commemorated the occasion with a Doodle.


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    1. Hi occhio sulle espressioni,

      I agree! I love the illustration that they've done! :)

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  2. I'll have to tell my mom that she shares a birthday with Bram Stoker. :) That Google illustration is incredibly cool. I like art with connected images that creates a flow.

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    1. Hi Justine,

      Aww... Happy Birthday to your mom! Sharing a birthday with Bram Stoker is very cool! Yeah, I really like the illustration too! I just wish the Google Doodles were larger so I could see the details better.

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  3. Happy B-day Mister!!! I was surprised by Google, in a good way of course, and i felt really good when i saw the picture they made to honour his b-day!!!!

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    1. Hi Magda,

      Yes, I'm glad they acknowledged his birthday and gave him such a cool illustration! :)

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  4. yhaaa...google for such an acknowledgement
    and best wishes to Bram Stoker. Dracula so very iconic

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    1. Hi don,

      Yes, 'Dracula' is iconic and I'm so glad Google bestowed a Doodle upon Bram Stoker in appreciation of that!

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  5. Happy B-day, Mr. Stoker!
    Just saw the lovely doodle this morning. Google's getting cooler and cooler lately :)

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    1. Hi Maynard,

      Yes, the Google Doodles are getter better all the time, aren't they?! Did you see the Day of the Dead and the Halloween Doodles? Very cool!

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    2. Yeah, they were both awesome, especially the tremendous Halloween Doodle!

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    3. I have to confess that I wasted quite a bit of time playing with all the interactive bits of that Halloween Google Doodle. :D

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  6. Happy Birthday Mr.Stoker! I instagrammed my little Happy Birthday to him at 18 minutes past midnight haha! I absolutely love the Google doodle! ~♥~

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    1. Hi Bella Morte,

      I'm not on Instagram, but I just checked on your Bram Stoker birthday greetings and I love the picture you posted! :) Yes, I'm glad they gave him such a cool illustration for his birthday Doodle.

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  7. I noticed the google selebration as well I think they made a lovely drawing of it :)

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    1. Hi linnea-maria,

      Yes, I think it's a wonderful drawing too! I love that they did it in black and white with just a touch of red... my favourite colour combo! :D

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