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At the End of the Day

There was a pithy French observer of humanity called André Maurois, who for some reason took an interest in the short life of the outrageous nineteenth British political figure George Smythe. 1,059 more words

At The End Of The Day

40 Years of Saturday Night Live! - Season One, Episode Eleven (Dudley Moore & Peter Cook)

Hosts: Dudley Moore and Peter Cook

Musical Guest: Neil Sedaka

Cast: Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi, Jane Curtin, Garrett Morris, Laraine Newman, Gilda Radner – i.e. 1,442 more words

Welcome Constraints

In the film It Might Get Loud, guitarist Jack White says that technology makes us lazy and laziness is bad for creativity. He is right. 1,015 more words

Academy Of Rock

Video 2x1: Peter Cook & Dudley Moore

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1. Peter Cook & Dudley Moore – Music Lesson – Seems to be from the Australian tour of ’71 as far as I can see. 159 more words


Punk Rock HR – A Manifesto for Better HR Strategy and Practice

I was asked by Steve Browne for a post that summed up my thoughts on how HR can get better.  Steve is Executive Director at La Rosa’s Pizza in the US and is a massive HR and rock music radical.   710 more words

Academy Of Rock

20 Years of Missing Peter Cook

It’s been twenty years today since Peter Cook left us, and a group of people from Tumblr, myself included, rewatched a lot of his material, including both sketches and the 1967 film Bedazzled, in his honor. 85 more words