From cult hero of comics and film to Anonymous protesters, Guy Fawkes has been re-appropriated for various causes in recent history.  But who was the man behind the mask?

Because it is the 5th of November, and because my timeline is rife with quotes from 2006’s V For Vendetta, I figured it was important to give context to the Catholic conspirator whose name has become synonymous with Anonymous.

Sit back and listen. You just might learn something…