Yes he did, according to Q guest Stephen Marche, author of How Shakespeare Changed Everything. He joined Jian in Studio Q yesterday to argue that the bard has great influence on our lives today, including in some very surprising ways. We can credit Shakespeare with the way we approach our sex lives, our understanding of adolescence and even the name Jessica.
Marche went so far as to argue Shakespeare is the most influential person ever... Do you agree? If not, name your contender.