Shocking… But True … Part 1

John … I mean – who else? ahem …. what is ‘truth’ #justsayin Graham was reminded… …that it’s been more than 50 years since Stanley Milgram’s famous, or notorious, “electroshock” experiments, that claimed to show how compliant people would be to authority figures. So compliant, in fact, that they would electroshock a stranger at lethal … Continue reading “Shocking… But True … Part 1”

Shocking… But True … Part 1

John … I mean – who else? ahem …. what is ‘truth’ #justsayin Graham was reminded… …that it’s been more than 50 years since Stanley Milgram’s famous, or notorious, “electroshock” experiments, that claimed to show how compliant people would be to authority figures. So compliant, in fact, that they would electroshock a stranger at lethal … Continue reading “Shocking… But True … Part 1”

Keeping It In The Family

As The Other Chap Pointed Out … … it isn’t really a cartoon. Then again, this chap is not so convinced that these chaps are so concerned about definitions, that they wouldn’t want to share such an excellent reminder of how fast definitions change in these parts. John Says: Exactly!

Keeping It In The Family

As The Other Chap Pointed Out … … it isn’t really a cartoon. Then again, this chap is not so convinced that these chaps are so concerned about definitions, that they wouldn’t want to share such an excellent reminder of how fast definitions change in these parts. John Says: Exactly!

On The Cover, Part 2: Antithesis

John: Graham goes on …. … literally. In Part 2, Graham Undermines His Own Thesis … John: He’s like that! … BTW – If you missed Part One – that is here. Soul, lots of brass, and tight choreography — Pickett shows how it is done. As for Roxy — Yes, this Chap is well … Continue reading “On The Cover, Part 2: Antithesis”

On The Cover, Part 2: Antithesis

In Part 2, Graham Undermines His Own Thesis… He’s like that! BTW – If you missed Part One – that is here. Soul, lots of brass, and tight choreography — Pickett shows how it is done. As for Roxy — Yes, this Chap is well aware of his own eenthusiasm for backup dancers. But they do … Continue reading “On The Cover, Part 2: Antithesis”

On The Cover, Part 1 : Thesis

In which Graham frets, again … John: was ‘fret’ an intentional pun? … about matters perhaps best left to the other chap, but still, Graham stumbled across a thesis about books made into films — that the remake may be better than the source. Bad books make better movies, that kind of thing. The most … Continue reading “On The Cover, Part 1 : Thesis”

On The Cover, Part 1 : Thesis

In which Graham frets, again … was ‘fret’ an intentional pun? … about matters perhaps best left to the other chap, but still, Graham stumbled across a thesis about books made into films — that the remake may be better than the source. Bad books make better movies, that kind of thing. The most commonly … Continue reading “On The Cover, Part 1 : Thesis”