posted by S on .
can i say that Sorates head is in the clouds when he is portrayed up in the clouds in Aristophanes comedy clouds
i meant Socrates not Sorates, sorry.
Greek comedies are not slapstick and laugh-out-loud funny the way we interpret the word "comedy" today. They are satires or parodies of whatever the playwright saw was wrong in that city or society.
Read the first paragraph VERY carefully.