DR. SEUSS WAS OBVIOUSLY A RAPPER
A man before his time.
- •He used a fanciful, medical, name based pseudonym.Seuss was his mothers maiden name and he did not become a doctor until his alma mater awarded him with an honorary doctorate.
- •He used his art in an attempt to further social change.Along with the many real life applications of his books, Yertle the Turtle was about Hitler.
- •He often made up words that became a part of the popular vernacular.The first written instance of "nerd" appears in "If I Ran the Zoo," 1950.
- •His work has inspired many feature films.The Cat in the Hat, Horton Hears a Who, etc.
- •He had a feud with another popular contemporary."Cat in the Hat" was created because he hated popular book "Dick and Jane."