Simplicity and magic on the dance floor – The Berezka from Russia

Meet the “Beriozka” dance group, Russian by origin, who show us a charming traditional dance called “Berezka”. The choreography of this dance is special by its sensible and charming moves and you can’t help be captivated by the natural and perfect synchronization of steps and the way the dancers group on the stage. The folkContinue reading “Simplicity and magic on the dance floor – The Berezka from Russia”

I bet you never heard of Fritz Willis

Unless.. you like Pin-up Girls. In the era of Katherine Hepburn, 1930’s black and white movies, Warner Bros hired Franz Willis to be their production-design and publicity artist. In 1946, Esquire announced an important new feature entitled the Esquire Gallery of Glamour & the magazine selected Fritz Willis to supply the inaugural illustration – itContinue reading “I bet you never heard of Fritz Willis”

Why did the chicken cross the road?

Plato: For the greater good. Karl Marx: It was a historical inevitability. Machiavelli: So that its subjects will view it with admiration, as a chicken which has the daring and courage to boldly cross the road, but also with fear, for whom among them has the strength to contend with such a paragon of avianContinue reading “Why did the chicken cross the road?”